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Witch City Wicks is a Salem based candle company searching for a strong, energetic, and self-motivated individual to join our team as a Production Assistant. This is a multi-task position that helps with prep, pouring and post-production of candles, assisting with inventory and online shipping fulfillment. Being from Salem, we skew toward a darker aesthetic, love Halloween and horror movies and we're looking for a candidate who enjoys those things as well.

This is a fragrance based business, if you have scent sensitivities, this position might not be a good fit for you. Candidate must be physically capable to lift up to 50 lbs. and be on their feet for a few hours at a time.

Experience with online sales or working in warehouse a plus!

SALARY: $15.00 - $18.00/hr, up to 35 hours/wk

  • Post-production products including labeling and packaging
  • Loading wax melters with up to 300 lbs of wax daily
  • Hand pouring candles
  • Wicking jars in preparation for pouring process
  • Labeling and cleaning of candles with aesthetic care
  • Keeping stock organized and easily accessible
  • Assist Shipping Coordinator with pulling and packing items for online fulfillment


  • High attention to detail
  • Strong communication
  • Physical strength
  • Positive energy
  • Self-motivated to perform well
  • Ability to take direction
  • Strong problem-solving skills
  • Quick learner
  • Adaptable
  • Ability to perform well under pressure in a fast-paced environment
  • Able to maintain focus while performing repetitive tasks for long periods of time
If you’re interested in applying for this position, fill out our online form.



Witch City Wicks is seeking a part-time key holder for our Salem retail shop location. This role is ideal for someone with prior retail experience, who has a strong work ethic, excellent customer service skills and the ability to engage with the public. We are looking for someone who is available 16-20+ hours per week, weekend availability a must.

Candidate will greet customers, assist customers with store inquiries, using the register for purchase transactions, stocking shelves and all accompanying services attributed to retail customer service. This will be a fast-paced time of year and we're looking for someone with a positive mental attitude who can have some fun with the whirlwind pace.

POSITION: PART-TIME 16- 20 hours/wk


SALARY: negotiable based on experience

Job Responsibilities:

  • Open and closing procedures
  • Greets and receives customers in a welcoming manner
  • Provides outstanding customer service.
  • Respond to and serve customers by answering questions & helping them select products
  • Operate POS and process payments by cash, credit and debit cards or gift cards
  • Be aware of customer needs and loss prevention
  • Cleaning, maintaining shop displays and keeping the shop up to high standards
  • Knowledge of Salem area restaurants, shopping, experiences a plus

If you’re interested in applying for this position, fill out our online form.