1502 Candle Co.


San Diego Job openings at 1502 Candle Co.

Job Openings

Production Assistant

We are a small, home fragrance candle studio located in San Diego needing a part-time production assistant. Duties will include anything from cleaning and labeling to pouring candles and shipping out orders. You will be working alongside the owner in a small studio space. Experience in food preparation, service industry, or other manual labor positions is ideal.

We offer a flexible schedule (once trained we can work around yours, within reason, 7 days a week, 9am-7pm), laid-back and creative work environment, candle bonuses, and the opportunity to grow with a small business.

You will be working in a highly fragrant candle studio, this job is not ideal for those with fragrance sensitivities.

POSITION: Part-Time 12-16hrs/week opportunity to grow to full time

SALARY: starting at $13/hour


  • Cleaning and wicking candle containers for pouring process

  • Labeling and cleaning made candles, mists and diffusers with aesthetic care

  • Weighing out materials

  • Hand pouring candles, mists and diffusers

  • Keeping stock organized and easily accessible

  • Maintaining track of supplies stock levels, communicating when low

  • Receiving freight shipments, unpacking, and putting away

  • Packing and Shipping orders

  • Other miscellaneous duties assigned

  • Must be able to stand on your feet for 5-8 hours a day

  • Occasional lifting of 50+ lbs


  • High attention to detail

  • Strong communication

  • Physical strength

  • Positive energy

  • Self-motivated to perform well

  • Ability to take direction

  • Strong problem-solving skills

  • Ability to learn quickly

  • Adaptable

  • Ability to maintain focus while performing repetitive tasks for long periods of time.

  • Ability to perform well under pressure in a fast-paced environment

  • Basic math skills and an understanding of weights

If you feel you are a fit for this position please email us at hello@1502CandleCo.com with the subject line “Production Assistant” with a brief description on why and your resume.