Freeport, Maine is a great place to visit and an even better place to live and work! Here are some employment opportunities offered by Freeport businesses. UPDATED September 2016


J.Crew Factory – Freeport – PT Sales Associates

Hey crowd pleasers, have we got something special in store for you…. Begin with great clothes. Add a quality second to none. Combine in a way that is purely magical. Fold in a fun + engaging place. Now you’ve got a recipe that exceeds all expectations. Our sales associates are our brand ambassadors. They connect with customers in genuine + authentic ways + understand that every great day starts with a great outfit!

Let’s begin with the must-haves:

  • Passionate -believes in our brand, loves fashion + shows up with an intuitive feel for what’s right
  • Customer Hero – is customer-centric + relentless about exceeding expectations
  • Driven – can grow a business + constantly questions what can be done better
  • Innovative – can identify + articulate ideas to reinvent + evolve a business
  • Visionary – is market-aware, forward thinking + global
  • Leader – provides direction + appropriate feedback to foster collaboration + productivity

Okay, now let’s look at the role:

  • Approachable – is easy to talk to: warm, pleasant + gracious, a good listener
  • Learner – is energized by discovering new things, connects the dots between learning experiences
  • Drive for Results – achieves objectives successfully, is bottom-line oriented + pushes self + others for results
  • Team Player- is open to (+ can be influenced by) associate contributions, values diversity + supports inclusion
  • Composure – is cool under pressure, not knocked off balance by the unexpected, does not show frustration when resisted

So far so good? Great, now on to those necessary requirements:

  • Diploma – high school or equivalent combo of education + experience
  • Birthdays – you need to have had at least 18 of these to work for us
  • Flexible – there when needed; weekends, holidays, overnights
  • Fashion Savvy – turned on by creating head to toe looks that look great + reinforce our brand
  • Tech Savvy – facile with smartphones, apps, + other gizmos
  • Physical – can lift, carry or move at least 40 lbs./18 kilos

Got it all? Excellent, let’s chat… we just might be the best place for you to build your career

We are committed to affirmatively providing equal opportunity to all associates and qualified applicants without regard to race, color, ancestry, national origin, religion, sex, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, legally protected physical or mental disability or any other basis protected under applicable law.

Please submit an application!

 


DOONEY & BOURKE – PART-TIME KEY HOLDER

Dooney & Bourke is currently seeking highly motivated, energetic leaders to fill the Part-Time Key Holder position in our Factory Store located in the Freeport Outlets (Freeport, ME).

RESPONSIBILITIES:
· Partner with store manager to drive sales and increase store volume.
· Assist with developing the store team in customer relationships, operations, and company standards.
· Support operational needs of the store.

QUALIFICATIONS:
· Two years prior retail experience
· Team oriented
· Customer Service driven
· Proficient in MS Word & Excel
Job Type: Part-time

Contact shawkes@dooney.com with a resume!

Wilbur’s Chocolate of Maine – Chocolate Factory Tour Guide

Wilbur’s of Maine Chocolate Confections is looking to hire the right individual to facilitate tours at our factory location in Freeport, Maine. Applicants must be energetic and eager to learn about the history of chocolate making, the processes Wilbur’s uses and the Wilbur family’s beginning. Approximately 10-15 hours per week, more may be available. This job is 12 months a year. Training is provided. Compensation dependent on experience. Please stop in at 174 Lower Main Street for an application.


Haggar Clothing Co. – Part-Time Keyholders and Sales Associates

  • Competitive Pay
  • Employee Discount Program
  • Flexible schedules includes
  • Nights and Weekends

Please pick-up an application today! 350E Freeport Village Station


Wilbur’s of Maine Chocolate Confections – Sales Associate Positions

Wilbur’s of Maine is looking to add sales associate positions for both Freeport and Brunswick stores. Hours can vary from part to full time depending on applicant/employer needs. These positions requires availability 3-5 days per week, year round. At least one of the days would be a weekend day 3 times per month. Pay is commensurate with experience. E-mail resume to  darci@wilburs.com or stop by 174 Lower Main St. Freeport or 143 Maine St. Brunswick to fill in an application. If possible you will be interviewed on your visit.

ALSO need an ADULT person available SATURDAYS and SUNDAYS.


1912 Cafe – Part and Full Time year-round Positions

Check out the website www.1912cafe.com to apply!


White Cedar Inn Bed and Breakfast – Part time, seasonal housekeeper 

White Cedar Inn Bed and Breakfast is looking for a part time, seasonal housekeeper for this coming season. We are a small, family-owned business looking for a new team member to help us with daily housekeeping and gardening chores. This is a low-key, relaxed B&B that caters to guests who love the outdoors.

Hours: Thursday through Monday, 10 AM to 2 PM. (Some flexibility on hours.) Weekends required. Generally 20 hours/week. Additional hours possible.
Pay: $12/hour to start. No experience necessary.
Responsibilities: Cleaning guest rooms and bathrooms, common spaces, some laundry, and occasional gardening.
Team members must be non-smokers, able to lift and carry 30 lbs up and down stairs, attentive to detail work, reliable, and able to work successfully with limited oversight.
Job time frame: now until Oct 31. Weekends only in Nov and Dec. (We can work around college schedules!)
How to apply: call us at 207-865-9099 between the hours of 9 AM and 9 PM, or, email us at info@whitecedarinn.com for a complete job description and application. Applications and resumes may be returned via email or snail mail. (White Cedar Inn 178 Main St Freeport, Maine 04032)


 

The Orvis Company – Full-time Key Holder

The Orvis Company is looking for a full-time Key Holder to join the team at our outlet store. This outlet offers men’s and women’s apparel in addition to our known fly-fishing and pet products. Our sales associates are responsible for providing a world-class shopping experience for new and existing Orvis customers.

For more information about this position, please review our complete job profile and fill out the online application form at www.orvis.com/careers.


 

Yankee Candle – Part-Time Opportunities

Yankee Candle is looking to add to its Freeport Team. Now Hiring:

– PT Sales Associates
– PT Seasonal Second Assistant

Great work environment! Awesome discounts! Apply in person at 6 Mill Street.


Earrings & Company – Sales Associate

Love Jewelry? Earrings and Company is looking for a friendly, outgoing person to join our team.
25-30 hours per week. Sales experience preferred, some computer knowledge helpful.
Flexible hours, competitive pay, generous store discount and a fun environment.
For application or to send resume, email info@earringsandcompany.com.


 

Bridgham & Cook – Part – Time Sales Employee

Interested in working in a unique environment? According to our staff, the atmosphere at Bridgham and Cook (aka The British Store) is lower stress and much more enjoyable than at your typical store. You won’t just feel as if you’re punching a time card.j

We are seeking a part-time sales employee. Applicants should have experience in retail sales. The position includes working the POS register, assisting customers, stocking shelves, doing inventory. The ideal candidate would have a knowledge and love for British culture in addition to being dependable, trustworthy, and affable.

If you wish to apply please send or drop off a resume and references to Jay Paulus, manager, at 123 Main Street, Freeport 04032. Please feel free to contact us with any questions about the position at 207-865-1040.


 

Brown Goldsmiths – Sales Associate Do you love fashion and design? Are you looking for a new career?  Have you ever considered working with fine jewelry? An exciting opportunity awaits. Maine’s finest Jeweler and Design Studio has an opening for an energetic self-motivated Sales Associate. This individual must be detail-oriented and communicate effectively with both Customers and Jewelers during the design and jewelry repair processes.  Responsibilities include all aspects of sales, customer service, client cultivation and follow-through. Teamwork, client confidentiality and working Saturdays are essential.  Experience in jewelry or luxury sales is helpful but will train the right candidate.  Excellent benefit package that includes education reimbursement for approved industry training and paid vacations. To apply for this exciting opportunity please send your resume and cover letter to shartigan@browngoldsmiths.com.


 

The Body Shop – Part Time Keyholder 
Part Time Keyholder needed to join our team at the Body Shop. We’re looking for energetic and bright personalities, with passion for skin care and body care. Responsible for supporting all operational aspects of the store and maintaining high professional standards through exceptional customer service. Drop off resumes at The Body Shop 34 Main Street Freeport. Contact: Manager Barbara Schrade


 

Crabtree and Evelyn – Experienced Sales Leaders
Looking for experienced sales leaders to join a fun and ambitious team. If you or someone you know is looking for a part-time position please contact the store manager at the Freeport Outlet. 207-865-1374


 

Freeport Community Services – Part-time Facilities Assistant.

This is primarily an evening position, 20 hours per week, with some benefits. The ability to work a flexible schedule is needed. Duties include general cleaning and light maintenance of the building and grounds of the Freeport Community Center. Preferred experience includes a high school diploma or GED equivalent, skills and experience in carpentry, cleaning and maintenance. Excellent customer service skills and the ability to work independently are also needed. FCS is a nonprofit organization that has been committed to enriching lives and connecting neighbors in our community for 40 years. Come join our team! Contact Robin Harriman at 865-3985, ext. 213 or rharriman@fcsmaine.org<mailto:rharriman@fcsmaine.org> for an application or for more information. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. EOE.


 

Earrings and Company – Part Time Salesperson

Love jewelry? Like to play dress-up? Earrings and Company is looking for a part time salesperson for approximately 15 – 35 hours per week, depending upon the season. Must be friendly, outgoing, and a good team player.
Retail experience is preferred, some computer knowledge is helpful. Must be able to work nights and weekends.
Competitive pay, generous store discount and a fun, jewelry-filled environment.
For application or to send resume, email info@earringsandcompany.com


 

Wolfe’s Neck Farm – Seasonal Openings

Wolfe’s Neck Farm wouldn’t be here without all of its wonderful supporters, volunteers – and great employees. Maybe you or someone you know would be interested?

We’re looking for over 30 amazing individuals to fill seasonal openings across all departments: Education, Agriculture and Campground. Spring, summer and fall opportunities available (and one year-round position.)

For More Information Click Here!


FIORE Artisan Olive Oils and Vinegars – Full + Part Time Openings 

Have Fun With Customers In Our Tasting Room!
Application at 58 Main Street, Freeport, or
www.FIOREoliveoils.com


Vineyard Vines Freeport – Outstanding Crewmembers

Fishing for a career that’s fun and rewarding? Well, if you’re the right candidate, then vineyard vines is fishing for you, too. We’re looking to hire outstanding crewmembers for our Freeport Outlet store!
For 16 years (and counting), vineyard vines has worked to attract and keep the very best employees—people who love the Good Life, and who understand what we mean when we say that every day should feel this good.
Our dedicated, talented frontline crewmembers provide our customers with unparalleled service, making everyone feel welcome (or whalecome, as we like to say) each time they shop with us.
If you’re a self-starter with a positive attitude who understands that the definition of success is doing what you love, we’d like to meet you. Please visit the link to begin the application process.


Sea Bags – Seasonal Sales Associate | March-December. General Purpose of Position: A Sales Associate is responsible for maintaining outstanding customer service as per Sea Bags’ standards, generating sales, merchandising, and safeguarding company assets. Sea Bags designs and manufacturers tote bags and home products made from recycled sails in Maine. Designer and manufacturer of tote bags and home products made from recycled sails. Made in Maine. Our mission is sustainability in our product, jobs and our State of Maine. Tasks and Responsibilities:

  • Ensure that each customer receives outstanding service by providing a friendly environment, which includes greeting and acknowledging every customer, maintaining solid product knowledge and all other aspects of customer service.
  • Assist in merchandising, display maintenance, and housekeeping
  • Communicate customer requests to management.
  • Assist in ringing up sales at registers and/or bagging merchandise.
  • Any other tasks as assigned from time to time by any manager.
  • Maintain an awareness of all promotions and advertisements.
  • Participate in inventory count periodically

Skills and Competencies:

  • A commitment to recycling and a keen sense of the creative Sea Bags brand and knowledge of products made in the USA
  • Ability to communicate with associates and customers
  • Ability to read, count, and write to accurately and complete all documentation
  • Requirements:
  • Physical ability to stand for extended periods, and to move throughout the store, which entails lifting, and perform all functions as set forth above
  • Ability to work weekends, and holidays. 16 to 25 hours a week.
  • Ability to work as a team and as an individual
  • Ability to provide 3 references

Competitive hourly rate, dependent on experience   Contact: amyg@seabags.com


1912 Cafe – PT and FT employees The 1912 Cafe in Freeport is a busy eatery open 365 days a year. We take pride in serving wholesome food made in house and locally. We provide quick service at the highest possible quality; our focus is customer service and we strive daily to exceed our customers’ expectations. We are an open kitchen café, and we are fortunate to have a strong staff that functions well as a team. We are looking for someone who wants to be involved in the cafe and can help us continue to grow! We are looking for PT and FT employees who love working with people. The job is well suited to a “people person”: someone who is outgoing, friendly and enjoys helping others. This is also a high volume position, where the focus is on casual and excellent customer service. This is a great job for someone who likes to move around on the job. The ideal candidate is reliable, out-going and self-motivated. This position is best suited for someone who is well organized and who likes to stay busy. An ability to communicate with co-workers is the key to a successful day. Some weekend and holiday availability is a must, but we are flexible around school and other job schedules. Pay is hourly, plus tips and meals. Applicants can email 1912km@gmail.com with their resume and references.