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We're Hiring | Style Maker Fabrics

Shop Assistant

Are you the kind of person that gazes lovingly at your fabric stash? Do you find yourself flush with excitement when you find a thread color that’s a perfect match? If you also take a level of pride in your button and label collections that others (non-sewers, of course!) find bordering on peculiar, then do we have the opportunity for you!

Style Maker Fabrics is currently looking for a passionate team member to assist with running their warehouse in our Stanwood, Washington location. This part-time position has hours primarily during the weekdays, with occasional weekend shifts, roughly 20 to 30 hours per week, and experience with fabric and/or order fulfillment is a definite plus.

What you’ll do:

  • Assist with fulfilling online orders
    • Cut/fold fabrics and gather notions, patterns, etc for orders
    • Match threads and buttons to purchased fabrics
    • Check orders for accuracy
    • Pack and prepare orders for shipment
    • Determine postage and print labels 
    • Contact customers for order clarification if necessary
  • Assist customers that come to shop on-site (during retreats or by appt)
  • Assist with running occasion on-site sewing retreats
  • Assist with maintaining our shop/warehouse space
    • Merchandising fabrics and other products
    • Organization and Cleaning
    • Checking in and stocking notions and other shipments
  • Manage shop independently when other team members are away
  • Take on other responsibilities around the shop or contribute to other projects based on interests and time

    What you’ll need:

    • Attention to detail
    • Speed, efficiency and accuracy
    • Computer proficiency—Experience with web-based apps is a plus!
    • Strong problem-solving skills
    • The capability to work independently and manage time appropriately
    • The ability to lift up to 30 pounds and stand for a full shift (with breaks)

    What you’ll get:

    • Competitive hourly wage of $20/hour or DOE
    • Flexible hours
    • A generous employee discount
    • After a 6 mo trial period, paid time-off and optional 401k with match
    • Be part of a small team of fellow fabric lovers!
    • The pure joy of being around fabric all day!
    • This position could grow into a full time position depending on interest and growth with the business.

    To Apply—Email us a copy of your resume, and a short note telling us about yourself, to jobs@stylemakerfabrics.com