Market & Factory Team ~ 3 Positions

Hours: 30 hours per week (seasonal, full-time)

Location: Sherbrooke, Nova Scotia

Posted: April 26, 2022

Earliest start date: May 16, 2022

Wage: $15 per hour plus vacation pay

Job Description

We're looking for team members to work in both the soap factory & our retail market. These Soap Pros will have a wide range of experiences in production, & retail & tourism services.


Duties include:

  1. Making soap, candles, skin care & other small batch natural hand crafted products
  2. Making gelato, baked goods & non-alcoholic beverages
  3. Serving retail customers
  4. Conducting tours of the production facility
  5. Assisting in demos/workshops with small groups
  6. Social media posts - both as a participant & shooting pics/video
  7. Performing maintenance duties such as cleaning on a regular basis
  8. Other duties as may be needed from time to time.

These Soap Pros Must . . .
- Have a positive outlook and really care about our world and the creatures who make it home
- Enjoy working with the public, meeting new people and learning
- Be a clear communicator with strong listening, speaking and writing skills
- Be able to work independently, with high attention to detail
- Have reliable transportation to the factory in Sherbrooke

Two Ways to Apply
Send your resume and a brief cover letter to us by
1. Private messenger on Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/TheSoapCompanyofNovaScotia
2. Email to community@soapnovascotia.com with the subject line "I want to be a Soap Pro!"

Job Bank Listing: https://www.jobbank.gc.ca/jobsearch/jobpostingcsj/36122104

The Government of Canada funded this job through the Canada Summer Jobs program. You must be aged between 15 & 30 & be legally entitled to work in Canada. International students are not eligible. This job is advertised on Job Bank in accordance with the requirements for Canada Summer Jobs 2022.


What We Do
At The Soap Company of Nova Scotia Ltd. we make personal, home and pet care products that are so pure and natural we test them on our children! Grandbaby-tested <3 Nana-approved!

About Our Products
- We create for folks with scent &/or chemical sensitivities
- All are gluten-free, nut-free & contain no latex allergy reactive ingredients
- Most are vegan (except those with honey or beeswax)
- All are handmade in small batches high quality ingredients
- Unscented products are stored apart from essential oil scented ones