Jobs

Customer Service Associate

Bee Thinking is currently looking for highly motivated individuals to join our customer service and retail team! Team members will be expected to be flexible in scheduling, including having evening and weekend availability.

About Bee Thinking: we are Portland's only family-owned beekeeping supply company, supporting backyard and commercial beekeepers locally and internationally.

Bee Thinking/Mead Market Retail Responsibilities:

Deliver top-notch customer service to our retail customers
Maintain high standards of retail space throughout the day
Clean, restock, and organize boutique retail space
Host mead tastings, educate customers about mead
Educate customers about hives and beekeeping
Balance customer interaction with additional tasks
Actively gain knowledge of beekeeping and mead industries
Assist in larger projects of a growing company, as assigned by managers

 

Requirements:

Ability to communicate clearly with customers and co-workers
Ability to manage time and prioritize tasksPositively participate in team environment
Ability to obtain OLCC card within 2 weeks of hire
Extreme attention to detail, especially in maintaining clean retail space
Be proactive in problem-solving to follow-through on completion of every task
Ability to stand for extended periods

 

Preferred Qualifications:

Interest in mead-making, the mead industry and/or experience in other sectors of the beverage industry
Some knowledge of beekeeping, farming, gardening, or ecology
Event planning or facilitation

Full time employees are eligible for benefits after 45-days, which includes medical, dental, 401(k), PTO and paid sick leave

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $12.00 /hour

Required experience:

  • Customer Service: 1 year

Required education:

  • High school or equivalent

 

Warehouse Associate

Responsibilities:

Picking, packing, and shipping orders to customers worldwide
Inventory management
Quality control
Assembly of wood products

Requirements:

Ability to lift 65lbs or more
Extreme attention to detail
Ability to work long hours and triage orders during busy season
Ability to stand for extended periods
Forklift/stacker experience preferred

Full-time

Full time employees are eligible for benefits after 45-days, which includes medical, dental, 401(k), PTO and paid sick leave

Starting pay $11.00 with 30 and 90 day reviews

To apply, please e-mail your cover letter and resume to jobs@beethinking.com