Careers: Work with us!
We invite you to consider the current position openings described below.
For consideration, please email your cover letter and resume to firstname.lastname@example.org or fax to 315-364-8075. You may also mail your cover letter and resume to: Human Resources, MacKenzie-Childs, LLC, 3260 State Route 90, Aurora, NY 13026.
Openings in Aurora, NY
Clayforming Finisher – Aurora, NY
Responsible to trim, assemble and press a variety of slip forms maintaining quality and production standards. May assemble and finish clay product using a variety of hand tools using care in handling of ware. Must be flexible in accepting work assignments and able to work in a team environment. Requires the ability to lift up to 50 lbs. High school diploma or GED required. Full time.
Digital Marketing Coordinator – Aurora, NY
Responsible for supporting the execution, reporting, and analysis of all direct-to-consumer digital, social, and e-mail programs for our MacKenzie-Childs and Jay Strongwater brands. Requires a BA or BS degree with a major in Business, Marketing, or Communications. 1-3 years of hands-on marketing experience with basic HTML/CSS knowledge and/or social media management a plus. Must be a self-motivated team player with strong communication skills and proficient in Excel, PowerPoint, and Word. Digital marketing or social media certification a plus.
Executive Assistant to the CEO – Aurora, NY
Provide skilled administrative coordination of directives, communications, analysis and scheduling for CEO and senior leadership team. Requires a BA or BS Degree and proven Microsoft Office 365 skills – especially Excel and PowerPoint with the ability to build Excel models given a general or specific objective. Requires strong organization skills, attention to details and the ability to prioritize and work in a fast-paced environment. Must have relevant professional experience supporting a high-level executive and preferably a full executive leadership team with unquestioned integrity and confidentiality.
Furniture Decoration – Aurora, NY
Decorating and painting furniture with landscapes and faux finishes, utilizing samples for reference. Will train people with good color sensibilities who are receptive to instruction and open to critique. Previous hand or craft work experience strongly preferred. Four day work week Mon-Thurs 6:30 am - 5:00 pm. Medical and dental benefits available after successful completion of the 90 day trial period. Position requires a H.S. diploma or equivalent.
IT Team Admin – Aurora, NY
Answer IT department calls, create help desk tickets, answer basic IT questions, assist in account setup, coordinate communication, scheduling and communicating project status updates for the IT Team to customers. Basic computer technical skills helpful. Organized clear communication essential.
Kiln/Wax and Glaze Worker – Aurora, NY
Responsible to load and unload kilns, learning proper handling of ware, kiln process control standards and programming. Ideal candidate will be willing to learn all aspects of kiln room operation including oversight of the bisque warehouse. Work Assignments rotate with Glaze Department. Attention to detail, organization, efficiency and self motivation are key to ensuring successful kiln firings. Repetitive movement and lifting of materials/product weighing upwards of 20 lbs required. Must have a high school diploma or GED. Full time.
Payroll Specialist – Aurora, NY
General Accountant sought to perform payroll processing weekly with additional general accounting duties supporting a growing Accounting team. BS in Accounting or a related field of study. Requires a minimum of two years payroll experience. Attention to detail, demonstrated work ethic and the ability to be flexible are key to success. Proven ability to maintain confidential information essential.
Pottery Decoration – Aurora, NY
Work with supervisor, trainer and quality control to achieve quality decorated pottery in an efficient manner, recognizing harmony in color and proportion. Must possess good brush skills as well as the ability to work with different mediums. Position requires attention to detail and a willingness and desire to accept and learn from others. Requires a positive attitude, and the flexibility to train in various pottery decoration departments. Must be able to lift 30 lbs. while using proper lifting techniques, sit for long periods of time and bend and reach for objects often. Requires a High School diploma or GED.
Retail Sales, part time – Aurora, NY
Part time retail sales associate for our headquarters store located in Aurora NY on the shores of beautiful Cayuga lake. Retail hours 9:30 am - 6:00 pm, some weekend days required. Previous luxury sales experience helpful but will train the right individual. Enthusiasm about the brand and the ability to impart the MacKenzie-Childs story desired!
Sales Associate – Aurora, NY
Full time Sales Associate position in our Aurora retail store. Assist customers with their purchases guiding them to their points of interest in our product offerings. Cashier, wrap and replenish stock. Weekends and some holidays required. Must be interested in assisting others and be excited about imparting the whimsy and wholesomeness of the MacKenzie Childs brand to our visitors. Position requires a H.S. diploma or equivalent. Previous experience in high end retail preferred. Full time.
Tour Guide, part time – Aurora, NY
Tour Guide sought for our Farmhouse tours showcasing MacKenzie-Childs product in our fully restored and decorated farmhouse showplace. Learn to present the history and stories behind our unique brand to our customers that have traveled to our headquarters in Aurora. Must be genuinely interested in the brand and the people who have traveled to experience it. Must be able to speak comfortably in public, communicate effectively and answer questions. High school diploma or equivalent required.
Visual Production Associate – Aurora, NY
Creative, self-motivated, strong artist vision along with fabrication skills, including working with hand tools. Ability to read and execute plans and diagrams. Ability to work as both part of a team, and independently with little supervision. Highly organized with attention to detail. Position may include frequent lifting, bending, reaching, and the use of ladders and other equipment. Prior visual display, art installation, or set design and/or building experience a plus.
Openings in Auburn, NY
Freight Coordinator – Auburn, NY
Coordinators with experience working with various shipping carriers needed. Organized self starters with attention to detail required. Must work well as a member of a team and be an effective communicator.
Major Accounts Order Fulfillment Supervisor – Auburn, NY
Major Account Order Fulfillment Supervisor has the primary objective of getting all major accounts orders picked, packed and shipped within the ship windows provided. Major accounts are defined currently as Neiman Marcus and Saks but additions may be made over time as business increases.
Openings in Union Springs, NY
Assembly, Packing and Shipping – Union Springs, NY
Responsible, dependable, organized individual able to deliver a highly productive and well organized assembly/packing/shipping area. Must be able to lift up to 50 lbs. and be able to perform light assembly work. High school diploma or GED required.
Shipping Coordinator – Union Springs, NY
We are looking for a candidate that has less than truckload shipping experience and is familiar with using the NMFC classification guidelines to identify the NMFC code and class for outbound LTL shipments. The candidate should be comfortable with using the major freight carrier’s website Bill of lading tool to create the necessary shipping documents. The candidate must be familiar with MS Outlook and MS Excel. The ideal candidate has between 2-4 years of experience in this field, good communication skills, and the ability to work independent of direct supervision.