Careers

Wool & Co. is growing!  We are looking for energetic, passionate, customer service oriented individuals to join our team!  Please find a list of positions that we are looking to fill.

Retail Store Cast Member

Position 1:  Flexible availability at least 3 weekdays (11-5PM)/ week + 2 weekend days/ month (10-5PM).  Weekday hours may also be evening shift (5-8PM).  

We are looking for a friendly, outgoing cast member to join the Wool & Co. team!

  • Customer service oriented
  • Friendly, patient & helpful attitude
  • Must have several years of knitting experience and be comfortable with a variety of techniques
  • Ability to trouble-shoot errors and assist with correcting knitting mistakes
    Demonstrate intermediate knitting skills including casting on, picking up dropped stitches, knitting in the round, use of double-pointed needles, seaming and blocking
  • Ability to recommend skill-appropriate patterns, assist with pattern directions and recommend all materials required that coincide with a particular pattern. This includes needle sizes, yarn weight, fiber content and yardage requirements
  • Ability to teach basic knitting classes
  • Comfortable navigating computers, iPads & Ravelry

 

Position 2:  Saturday (10-5PM)

We are looking for a friendly, outgoing cast member to join the Wool & Co. team!

  • Customer service oriented with retail experience
  • Friendly, patient & helpful attitude
  • Knitting/ yarn experience not required but a benefit
  • Ability to learn quickly & operate in a fast-paced environment
  • Comfort navigating computers, iPads & Ravelry

 

Position 3:  Sunday (11-5PM)

We are looking for a friendly, outgoing cast member to join the Wool & Co. team!

  • Customer service oriented with retail experience
  • Friendly, patient & helpful attitude
  • Knitting/ yarn experience not required but a benefit
  • Ability to learn quickly & operate in a fast-paced environment
  • Comfortable navigating computers, iPads & Ravelry

 

Internet Shipping Specialist

Position 1:  At least 3 weekdays (approx. 9-3PM)/ week + 2 Saturdays (8-3PM)/ month

We are looking for a responsible, detail oriented individual to manage, package & ship internet orders. Knitting skills are not necessary, though yarn/fiber knowledge a plus.

  • Comfortable navigating computers (shipping application, POS system, excel/ google docs, email)
  • Attention to visual presentation, ability to neatly wrap merchandise
  • Customer service oriented with the ability to effectively communicate with customers with a friendly, positive, patient attitude
  • Reliable transportation & the ability to drive
  • Ability to learn quickly & operate in a fast-paced environment
  • Position involves picking up merchandise from downtown St. Charles store, as well as transporting packages to post office each day
  • Position is based at Wool & Co., St. Charles warehouse

Please send resumes and/or credentials to team@woolandcompany.com with the subject line reading “Wool & Co. Employment Opportunity.”