Yarn Assistant Application

Sewrella Yarn is now hiring!

We're growing! & we're looking for a few yarn fairies to join the Sewrella Yarn family.

We're looking for a couple of detail-oriented, efficient, punctual folks who are motivated to learn, have a passion for hand dyed yarn, and have the ability to work independently. If that sounds like you, read on!

Studio Location: Apex, NC (candidates local to the Raleigh area only please)

Yarn Assistant

Hours: 10-15 hours per week to start (with opportunity for more hours in the future). Required to come in for 4-5 hours at a time a few days per week. Ideally 11-4pm, but hours are flexible. Evening hours & weekend hours won't be required.

Responsibilities: Winding yarn, washing yarn, labeling skeins, packing and shipping orders, counting inventory, tidying and cleaning work stations, other miscellaneous tasks around the studio.

Pay: Starting $12 per hour, eligible for raise to $15 per hour after 60 day trial period.

Other details: Must be able to work in the US, W9 must be filled out prior to first day of work. Due to COVID, masks will be required during interviews as well as during the work day. We will also require new hires to sign a COVID responsibility agreement wherein we all agree to be honest about our potential exposure to the virus and stay home if we are exhibiting symptoms.

Packaging Assistant

Hours: 10-15 hours per week to start (with opportunity for more hours in the future). Required to come in for 4-5 hours at a time a few days per week. Ideally 11-4pm, but hours are flexible. Evening hours & weekend hours won't be required.

Responsibilities: Printing shipping labels (experience with Shopify is excellent but not necessary), packing orders with exacting precision, packaging inventory (including labeling), counting inventory, tidying and cleaning work stations, other miscellaneous tasks around the studio.

Pay: Starting $12 per hour, eligible for raise to $15 per hour after 60 day trial period.

Other details: Must be able to work in the US, W9 must be filled out prior to first day of work. Due to COVID, masks will be required during interviews as well as during the work day. We will also require new hires to sign a COVID responsibility agreement wherein we all agree to be honest about our potential exposure to the virus and stay home if we are exhibiting symptoms.

Dye Assistant

Hours: 15-20 hours per week to start (with opportunity for more hours in the future). Required to come in for 4-5 hours at a time a few days per week. Ideally 11-4pm, but hours are flexible. Evening hours & weekend hours won't be required.

Responsibilities: Reading dye recipe card, preparing dyestock, soaking yarn, washing yarn, working alongside lead dyer to dye yarn, counting inventory, tidying and cleaning work stations, other miscellaneous tasks around the studio. (No dyeing experience required, however a strong work ethic is a must!)

Pay: Starting $12 per hour, eligible for raise to $15 per hour after 60 day trial period.

Other details: Must be able to work in the US, W9 must be filled out prior to first day of work. Due to COVID, masks will be required during interviews as well as during the work day. We will also require new hires to sign a COVID responsibility agreement wherein we all agree to be honest about our potential exposure to the virus and stay home if we are exhibiting symptoms.

Application Process

If the above sounds like a good fit for you, please email Sewrella@gmail.com addressing the following items:

Name

Email

Position(s) you're interested in

Location (where you'd be commuting from)

Instagram handle (when applicable)

Availability - days of the week and hours

When you're available to start

How long have you been following Sewrella Yarn?

How familiar are you with our business and products?

What makes you a good fit for the Yarn Assistant Position?

+ any other pertinent details!

Once we've received applications we'll be reaching out to schedule socially distanced in-person interviews at the studio (masks will be required).

Thanks so much for your interest, we look forward to hearing from you!