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Position: Assistant Chandler and Retail Associate
Location: 200 E. Jefferson St. Franklin, IN 46131
Type: Part-Time
Hours: 10-15 per week
Starting Pay: $12/hour, with the potential for a $1-$2 per hour raise after 6 months based on performance.

About Us:

Join our vibrant team at Woven Co. Candle Studio + Collective, where we specialize in a pour-your-own candle experience. We also offer a high end makers market. Our store is not just a place to shop; it's an experience where customers come to indulge in the art of candle-making and explore a curated selection of scents and designs. We pride ourselves on creating a welcoming atmosphere, filled with warmth and the inviting fragrances of our products.

The Role:

As an Assistant Chandler and Retail Associate, you'll play a crucial role in both the creation of our candles and the success of our retail operations. This position is perfect for energetic individuals who have a keen eye for detail and a passion for providing exceptional customer experiences. Your role will be dynamic, covering a range of tasks from assisting in the handcrafting of their custom candles to engaging with customers and driving sales on the shop floor.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Assist customers in all aspects of their candle making, including providing guests with proper materials and instructions, 
  • Engage with customers on the sales floor, providing knowledgeable recommendations and a high level of customer service.
  • Manage inventory, restocking products, and maintaining an organized and inviting store environment.
  • Process sales transactions and handle cash and credit card operations with accuracy.
  • Participate in setting up displays and visual merchandising to enhance product visibility and appeal.
  • Attend a mandatory, non-paid orientation session prior to store opening to familiarize yourself with our products, processes, and values.

Ideal Candidate:

  • Energetic and enthusiastic, with a genuine passion for creating and selling quality products.
  • Excellent attention to detail and a commitment to maintaining high standards of craftsmanship and customer service.
  • Strong communication skills and the ability to engage positively with customers and team members.
  • Willingness to learn and adapt to the diverse needs of the role, including candle-making techniques and retail operations.
  • Availability to work a flexible schedule, including weekends and holidays as required.


  • Starting pay of $12 per hour, with the opportunity for a $1-$2 per hour raise after 6 months, contingent upon performance.
  • A dynamic and creative work environment, with the opportunity to contribute to the success of a growing business.
  • Valuable experience in both retail and artisanal craft production.
  • A supportive team and community-focused workplace.

How to Apply:

If you're excited by the prospect of joining our team and meet the above criteria, we would love to hear from you. Please submit your resume and a brief cover letter explaining why you are the ideal candidate for this role to Be sure to include “Assistant Chandler and Retail Associate Application” in the subject line.

We are an equal opportunity employer and welcome applications from all qualified individuals. Join us at Woven Co. Candle Studio + Collective and help bring the art of candle-making and the joy of exquisite scents to our valued customers. We look forward to your application!


Note: This job description is intended as a guide to the main responsibilities of the position and not as an exhaustive list. Responsibilities may evolve in line with the changing needs of our business, and staff are expected to be flexible and willing to take on tasks that are reasonably assigned to them.