Now Hiring: Candle Maker

About Almanac Supply Co.

Almanac Supply Co. sprouted from a long-standing tradition of creating hand-poured candles as gifts for friends and family. Emily and David, life and business partners, decided to combine their love of seasonal living with candle-making and founded Almanac Supply Co. in 2018.

Here at Almanac, we believe that life is better lived when you connect with nature and flow with seasonal living. It's our vision to help our customers achieve this connection, by making and curating goods that fill their life and home with intentional, nature-sourced and -inspired items that help them tap into the rhythms of the Earth, so that they can discover the joy and beauty of natural living.

About the Position: Candle Maker

As a growing company, we are looking to add team members who are friendly, adaptable, environmentally-conscious, and who love to support local. Candle makers are responsible for making candles, organization and cleanliness of the candle-making area, keeping track of inventory in stock, labeling and packaging products, and assisting with the on-demand needs of the company. Attention to detail is a must!

Job Details

$11 / hour

20 hrs/week

Job Type

Almanac Supply Co.
Chattanooga, TN 37408


  • US work authorization
  • High School Diploma or equivalent
  • Ability to stand for long periods (8 hours)
  • Ability to lift 50 lbs

Essential job functions

  • Load 50lb of wax into the melter
  • Maintain and operate wax melting equipment
  • Set up and wick candle containers
  • Measure and mix molten wax and fragrances
  • Pour candles to specifications
  • Label and package candles and products with extreme attention to detail
  • Quality control of candles and products
  • Record production and inventory data
  • Maintain and organize stock and materials
  • Assist with inventory checks
  • Unloading pallets of raw materials
  • Assist with cleaning
  • Other duties as assigned

Required skills

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Reliable and dependable
  • Basic math skills
  • Ability to work collaboratively and independently when needed
  • A caring attitude and attention to detail

How to Apply

To apply, email your resume to with the subject line “Almanac Candle Maker + your favorite emoji” along with 3 sentences on why you’d like to join our team as a candle maker.

Almanac Supply Co. provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, age, genetics, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression.

Updated: 6/15/21

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