Job Posting - Chocolate Production Staff

The Chocolate Lab (TCL) is an award-winning chocolate and confections manufacturer. We are a team of learners who work who love what we do – creating artful, world class products.

We are looking for chocolate production team members, who love to learn and be part of an amazing, chocolate-loving team. We are looking for both permanent FT/PT staff, and seasonal PT contractors. Seasonal contract expires Dec 24, 2024, with the possibility of a contract extension until end of Feb, 2025.

Summary of Position:  

As a member of the Chocolate Lab Production Team, you are responsible for food handling and supportive duties in the creation of different chocolate confections.  In being a dependable member of the team and community, you will be required to work independently and be thorough in your tasks, as a part of a larger team. You will maintain the brand’s reputation/culture by maintaining standards in excellence and creating extraordinary product, in the spirit of kindness and generosity. 

Production Staff Duties: 

  • Food handling – assisting in the production of different chocolate products and confections (tasks and duties will change according to weekly workflows and dynamic production schedules)
  • Cleaning – ensuring a tidy and clean work space (daily tear down, washing dishes, cleaning floors, sanitizing surfaces, deep clean after a busy season) 
  • Customer Service – assisting front of house with customer orders, when needed 
  • Helping to restock showcase, shelves and kiosk, when needed 
  • Assisting with inventory – ingredients, colours, supplies, materials 
  • Participating in client service as part of events, workshops, tastings and mobile kiosks 
  • Other duties – to be assigned by the Owners and Production team leaders 

We want to meet you if have the following requirements: 

  • Must be legally entitled to work in Canada and reside in the greater Calgary area. 
  • A flexible schedule. 
  • Tech savvy – works well with their phone, using cloud-based documentation and apps.  
  • Calm and friendly personality who loves working in a team, and can work independently completing their assigned tasks.
  • Excellent and effective communication skills – written and verbal. 
  • Has a growth mindset, a sense of humour, and a good work ethic.
  • A history of dependability and reliability. 
  • Time management – able to manage multiple projects/competing timelines for order fulfillment. 
  • Able to work independently while still working as part of a team. 
  • Lover of food, desserts, and especially chocolate. 
  • Demonstrates care for their work, the people around them and takes pride in a job well done. 

Other details:

  • Part-time shifts and up to 40 hours a week during the busy season. Overtime available during Nov-Dec.
  • Direct industry experience is not necessary. You will be trained and learn on the job.
  • Our factory is located at #4, 21 Highfield Circle SE.
  • Preference is given to local (Calgary) candidates, and to students or graduates of a culinary arts program
    (eg: SAIT Baking & Pastry Arts, Professional Cooking, or equivalent).

    Please enter your contact information below, and email your resume to hello[at]chocolatelab.ca. We will contact you for an interview if we feel you are a good fit for our team.

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