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Jobs Available at Avena Botanicals’ Apothecary and Organic & Biodynamic Herb Garden in West Rockport, Maine

Avena Botanicals is a small business in midcoast Maine where each person working within its rhythm plays an integral role in the co-creation process of providing high quality handmade herbal products from seed to bottle. We are an herbal apothecary that has offered a variety of hand-crafted herbal remedies for 31 years and most of our products are made with herbs grown and hand-harvested from our own biodynamic, organic gardens in Rockport, Maine. In providing high quality herbal remedies created by hand, we work to balance strong ideals about the creation of these remedies with good business practice. We strive to create a happy, healthy workplace for all beings.

Do you have an interest in herbal medicine and a desire to experience an alternative work environment? If so, you might be just the person we are looking for to join our collaborative team in one of these roles:

Sales & Marketing Manager

Responsible for accomplishing business development activities by researching and developing marketing opportunities and plans; implementing sales and marketing plans; managing staff; and overseeing the maintenance of healthy, positive relationships with established wholesale customer accounts. (Year-round position, 24-32 hrs/week, compensation DOE.) Learn more

Customer Service

Responsible for understanding and representing Avena Botanicals’ product line to the public and our beloved customer family. Daily tasks include: answering the phone, taking orders, resolving order issues, responding to general email inquiries, greeting shop visitors, shop sales & upkeep, assistance of customers, regular communication & visits with wholesale customers, product demos at stores & events, posting to social media, preparing email newsletters, and other administrative projects as necessary. (Year-round position, 35 hrs/week, compensation DOE.) Learn more

These are hourly positions with benefits that include paid time off, a generous product stipend, and a beautiful, unique work environment.

Please send your resume and cover letter to No calls or walk-in applications, please.

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