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Employment Opportunities

Freeport, Maine is a great place to visit and an even better place to live and work! Here are just some of the employment opportunities offered by Freeport businesses.
UPDATED May 2018

Visit Freeport – Seasonal Information Booth 

Sundays through Thursdays,11:00 am – 3:00 pm shifts available. We love Freeport, and we know you do too! We’re looking for someone with a friendly, helpful personality to staff our Main Street info booth. Meet great people from all over the world! Please email Sue@visitfreeport.com or call 865-1212 for more information.
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Azure – All Kitchen & Front of House Positions – Seasonal & Year Round 
Azure seeks full or part-time, friendly, professional and fast paced KITCHEN & FRONT OF HOUSE STAFF. Azure is a locally owned, locally sourced, scratch kitchen, award winning restaurant. We will pay very competitively for the right team members and we will happily train for Azure’s high standards of service. To apply click here
Fill out an application or drop off a resume at 123 Main Street in Freeport (daily except Tuesdays, best between 3-5PM); Email in reply to this posting; or Mail resume to 123 Main Street Freeport, Maine 04032. Thank you!

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Mexicali Blues – Part Time

POSITION SUMMARY: The Sales Associate is responsible for providing excellent customer service, displaying and restocking merchandise, cashing customers out, helping maintain a clean and organized work environment, and assisting in dressing room attendance.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: 1. Offers customer service and sales advice; helps customers find merchandise and promotes sales. 2. Assists in creating a very positive (“glass half full”), happy atmosphere for both customers and employees as mascots of the brand. 3. Assists in resolving customer issues and concerns (policy, returns, etc). 4. Helps the store meet sales goals through exceptional customer service and genuine salesmanship, including meeting/greeting every customer, interacting with customers, asking leading questions, providing product information and helping customers make purchases. 5. Prevents theft to the extent possible by ensuring attentiveness and excellent customer service. 6. Participates in merchandising, re-arranging and restocking displays. 7. Participates in cleaning the store and ensuring the best impression for customers. 8. Participates in projects assigned by shift leader or store manager.
NON-ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: 1. May model Mexicali Blues clothing for “lifestyle” shots, to be used on the website, print ads, and social media. 2. Performs other duties as assigned by the Retail Store Manager.
GENERAL EXPECTATIONS: 1. Maintain customer and company confidentiality. 2. Participate in training as applicable to the position. 3. Put the customer first and participate as part of a team for service delivery and sales. 4. Inform the Retail Store Manager of problems or issues that present barriers to customer service or sales, such as policies, procedures, product quality or availability, etc. 5. Work safely and reports all work related injuries, incidents or concerns immediately. 6. Work independently in a fast paced and ever changing environment with multiple needs, priorities and deadlines. 7. Work effectively with a wide range of customers and the general public.
PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS: The physical requirements described here are representative of those that must be met by the Incumbent to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to sit and talk or hear. The employee is required to stand (up to 10 hours in a day) and walk frequently; must be able to lift up to 50 pounds; frequently required to speak and hear, including on a telephone; occasionally uses hands to operate a standard computer keyboard, use a computer, mouse, fax machine, printer and copier. Specific vision abilities required by the job include close vision, distance vision, and the ability to adjust focus.
 WORK ENVIRONMENT: The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those the incumbent encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Work occurs primarily in the retail store environment. Hours include nights and weekends (at least one weekend day each week).
QUALIFICATIONS NEEDED FOR POSITION: Experience and Skill Requirements: The following requirements and skills are considered essential: • Prior sales and customer service experience with a customer-focused retail business preferred. • Excellent customer service skills. • Good verbal communication skills. Education/Knowledge Requirements: The following education requirements are considered essential: • High School Diploma or the equivalent required. • Basic computer know-how and familiarity with common business applications (Outlook, Excel, Word, POS systems, etc.), register experience, etc.

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Gritty’s Freeport Brew Pub & Restaurant – All Positions

Line Cooks Needed Immediately
All of our busy Brew Pubs are looking for an experienced professional Line Cooks who can prepare meals as per our standard recipes. The successful candidates will be responsible for creating meal portions, cleaning food, cooking meals and keeping a sanitized work area. We are seeking individuals who have experience working on the line. Ability to work on your feet for eight hours or more a day. Comfortable working with a team in a high volume, fast-paced kitchen environment. Should have excellent verbal communication skills, a sense of humor and be able to work with the kitchen team.
Apply on line or in person at the Gritty’s of your choice. Ask for the Manager on Duty or the Kitchen Manager.

Front of the House Help Wanted Gritty’s is currently seeking friendly, highly motivated people for all positions for both front and back of the house. We need wait staff, kitchen staff and food runners. You must be willing to work during any and all shifts during the week and on the weekends. If you want to have fun and make some money at the same time, apply in person at the pub of your choice. Don’t call or e-mail. Drop by the pub and ask for the manager to apply.

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Mangy Moose – Part Time & Full Time Sale Positions

We’re Hiring! Part time and full time sale positions available at the Mangy Moose in Freeport. Must be energetic and committed to customer service. We offer competitive wages and a fun retail environment. Email resumes to Susanculkins@gwi.net, or stop by for an application at 112 Main Street Freeport Maine, 207-865-6414.

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Fjallraven – Part Time Sales Associate

Originally hailing from Ornskoldsvik, Sweden, Fjallraven has now spread its passion for the outdoors to every corner of the world. Through its focus on sustainability and its commitment to creating functional, durable and timeless apparel, Fjallraven supports meaningful adventures in every environment.

To help continue to promote the sustainable outdoor lifestyle, Fjallraven is calling all adventurers to join its dynamic and rapidly growing sales team.

Our sales staff are on-the-ground ambassadors of Fjallraven’s core values, its products, and of outdoor exploration. Their brand knowledge and outgoing nature help facilitate genuine retail experiences that inspire others to get outdoors while demonstrating how our equipment can support their everyday adventures.

Our sales associates are motivated, energetic and enthusiastic about learning and continuing to grow – both as individuals and as part of the Fjallraven team.

What we look for:

· Strong communicator with a knack for customer service

· Efficient, organized and dependable

· Quick and action-oriented

· Tech-savvy and adaptable

· Passionate about the environment and exploring the outdoors sustainably

· Must be available for a variety of different shifts that may change with seasons and business needs

· This position requires the ability to bend, reach, move about the store and storage areas to assist customers and manage product, answer customer calls, and use technology to process orders, look up product, communicate with the team, and complete employment related documents including time keeping

Apply on Indeed:

https://www.indeed.com/viewjob?jk=d4bc28559d155f6b&tk=1cba0jpet5sta8pp&from=serp&vjs=3

Or e-mail freeportretail@fjallraven.us for more information

Retail Supervisor/Key Holder- full time

Since its beginning, Fjällräven has aimed to create sustainable outdoor apparel that is as timelessly fashionable as it is functional. Fjällräven products are held to a rigorous, uncompromising standard to ensure that our customers are always ready for their next adventure – whether it’s trekking through the mountains, or simply navigating through the urban jungle.

Our retail supervisors are the heartbeats of our store locations – energetic, task-oriented individuals who keep things moving and improving each day while consistently reinforcing Fjällräven’s focus on the sustainable outdoor lifestyle.

As an ideal candidate, you have:

1+ years of management experience in a customer service oriented retail environment

A proven track record of sales contributing to successful business growth

Strong written and verbal communication skills

The ability to find creative solutions to complex issues on the fly

The resourcefulness to conquer constraints and exceed sales goals

As a retail supervisor, you can expect to:

Be frequently moving to keep the store operating smoothly, both behind the scenes and on the sales floor

Keep your store up-to-date with training programs and Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) requirements

Help guarantee consistent high standards of customer service through product education, visual presentation and storefront upkeep

Manage merchandise by overseeing inventory, implementing loss prevention programs and communicating opportunities to District Manager

Surpass sales goals while executing marketing opportunities and events

Attend meetings and training initiatives both in-store and off-site

Fjällräven is committed to creating innovative, sustainable gear that helps to foster a healthier outdoor life, now and for future generations. If you are interested in joining an ever-growing team with its sights set on the summit, send your resume and cover letter.

Apply on Indeed:

https://www.indeed.com/viewjob?jk=33c327c0be22c6fe&tk=1cba0jpet5sta8pp&from=serp&vjs=3

Or e-mail freeportretail@fjallraven.us for more information

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Buck’s Naked BBQ & Juke Joint – Cooks/Dishwashers Part Time
Join the Bucks Family! We are hiring now. If you love awesome BBQ, great food, amazing co-workers and are ready to give it a shot, come by our Freeport location and fill out an application.
568 US Route 1
Freeport, Maine 04032

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Nordica Theater – Summer Help

Qualified candidate must be at least 21 years of age and be available nights, days, weekends & holidays. Must have own transportation and be willing to work flexible hours.

For more information, apply in person, or please send an email inquiry to nordica@yntheatre.com and they will send you an application.

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Domino’s Freeport – All Full & Part-Time Positions

Please apply by going to jobs.dominos.com or apply at the store.

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Dooney & Bourke – PART TIME KEY HOLDER (Freeport, ME)

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. Send resume to klewis@dooney.com

RESPONSIBILITIES:
· Partner with store manager to drive sales and increase store volume.
· Assist with developing the store team in customer relationships and service, 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

 

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Clarks Shoe – Part time Summer Sales & Part time year round

Clarks Shoe is hiring!Working at Clarks isn’t just about selling shoes- it’s about understanding your customers’ needs, helping them find the right footwear for their lifestyles and being part of a company that believes in making a difference. Since our founding in 1825, we’ve grown to become one of the largest footwear companies in the world.

We believe that bringing together talented people from diverse backgrounds creates a better workplace. Our store teams consist of approximately 2,600 associates who strive to create a superior customer experience and elevate our brand to a global stage, and we empower each of them to do what’s right.

SALES ASSOCIATE:

Here’s where you come in:

  • Consistently deliver positive sales performance.
  • Organize the store merchandise and back stock and ensure proper placement of product.
  • Practice impeccable customer service skills.
  • Upsell the customer, when appropriate, on multiple pairs and accessories.
  • Exemplify the Clarks Brand.
  • Follow all policies and procedures related to loss prevention and shrinkage.
  • Assist in store maintenance and merchandising to create a visually compelling environment.
  • Contribute to a comfortable work environment for all colleagues.
  • Ensure completion of assigned tasks and responsibilities.

Essential physical requirements of all in store positions include; standing for long periods of time, frequent bending to tie and fit shoes, climbing and moving of ladders, and lifting up to 50 lbs. Retail experience is preferred. Candidates must pass a State and Federal background check.

Apply here for Freeport Store 517.


Island Treasure Toys – Part-Time 

Island Treasure Toys is seeking a part-time employee, starting immediately. Become a toy expert by working for Maine’s favorite local toy store and LOVE your job! Flexible hours available. Must be able to work weekends and have a love for toys! Apply in-person upstairs at 20 Bow Street in Freeport, call 207-865-7007, or email jennifer@islandtreasuretoys.com!

Jockey – Sales Associates
Sales associates, year round. Flexible hours, great pay, generous discounts. Stop in or call (207) 865-4224

The Lobster Cooker – Cooks, Bartender part-time & Counter staff

We are looking for Cooks (1 or 2), Bartender Part time and Counter staff (1 or 2). Experience is not necessary, a desire to work is!  Fast paced, busy shifts, hourly pay plus tips! If you already have a job you love- Great! Come work part time through the fall! Think of us as a few extra bucks for Christmas!  Another perk is shopping discounts offered by many shops for Freeport employees!

Call or stop in at The Lobster Cooker, 39 Main St. Freeport. Les 869-5086


Wilbur’s of Maine Chocolate Confections – Retail Manager & Sales Associate Positions

Retail Manager:

  • A minimum of two years experience in a management role
  • Strong interpersonal and selling skills
  • Excellent customer service
  • Good people management skills
  • Hands-on leadership skills
  • High energy and willingness to learn

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 liselle@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.


J.Crew Factory –  Sales Associates

J. Crew Factory Sales Associate

If “life of the party” is something that suits you, we’ve got something special in store… Begin with great clothes. Add a quality second to none. Fold in a dynamic, fast-paced place. Now you’ve got the recipe that exceeds expectations. 

Our Sales Associates wear infectious smiles and can’t wait to talk about our value, design and style. They are curious and courageous, asking great questions and listening intently. They are also multi-task masters, jumping into any activity that supports the business and creates an engaging and seamless experience.

So, if you’re passionate about our products and services and are turned on by achieving goals, let’s chat.

We expect you’ve passed your 18th birthday (hope it was amazingly cool), are available when customers are around (usually nights, weekends and holidays) and have mastered grammar school basics (a command of reading, writing and speaking with confidence).

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.

Apply at jcrew.com/careers.


Wolfe’s Neck Center – Educator & Campground Opportunities

Educator Opportunities

Junior Counselors

Summer Educators

Leadership Coordinator

Summer Youth Leadership Educator

Summer Support Staff

Community & Visitor Programs Educator

Campground Opportunities

Farm Cafe – Food Preparation/Service

Campground Office/Store Customer Service Representatives

Facilities and Campsite Cleaning and Maintenance Positions

Campground Security

Please email a cover letter and resume to education@wolfesneck.org with Job Title as the subject line. In the interest of reducing waste, please do not mail a hard copy of your materials. Interested applicants are encouraged to apply ASAP. No phone calls please.

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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