Mill Production Associate

We are seeking a Mill Associate to support the Bee Thinking Team. This person will join the Bee Thinking production team to help manufacture woodenware. This position is needed at our warehouse location and reports to the Mill Production Supervisor. We are looking for a responsible, detail-oriented, versatile, and efficient person for this position. A passion for saving the bees and bee culture is a plus!

Job Responsibilities:

  • Assist in the manufacturing and assembly of hive and hive components and other related woodenware
  • Under direction of the Mill Production Supervisor, prepare and set up machines and tooling for CNC woodwork manufacturing
  • Help with problem solving for design solutions and provide design input on products
  • Use and maintain saws, milling, sanding equipment and various hand tools
  • Ensure that products meet Bee Thinking quality standards and project specifications, making adjustments as necessary
  • Fill in as necessary into roles according to strengths and abilities


  • High School diploma, or equivalent
  • Ability to stand for 8 hours a day in a mill setting with loud noises, dust, and large equipment
  • Flexibility in schedule
  • Experience working with software like Enroute, and/or Rhino is preferred
  • Woodworking experience preferred


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


Customer Service Associate


  • Return phone calls, emails, and chat messages with customers
  • Update existing customers on the status of pending orders
  • Facilitate prioritizations with the shipping department
  • Work with supervisor for outreach campaigns or special projects
  • Attend weekly update meetings
  • Assist with retail, sales, shipping, packaging and/or special events as needed
  • Perform additional tasks according to strengths and ability

Required Skills and Experience:

  • 1-3 years in customer service or high paced retail where interaction with customers is a daily event
  • Experience and/or ability to quickly familiarize yourself with the following: Zendesk, Shipstation, Shopify, Stitch Labs, and/or Google Sheets/Docs
  • Interest in biology, insects, bees and/or beekeeping is preferred

Desired Traits:

  • Ability to be even-tempered and positive under high levels of stress
  • Excellent writing & communication skills
  • Ability to change gears quickly and stay organized


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

*Please send cover letter & resume to - any applications received without a cover letter will not be considered*

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