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Join The Chio Fam!

Do you, or someone you know, have a passion for pistachios and building community?

Our part-time Brand Ambassador position could be the perfect fit!

To apply, please review the below info. Then, email info@shopchio.com and attach your resume along with a brief note (4-5 sentences) about why you want to join Team Chio and what makes you a great fit for the role.

Job Details

  • Title: Brand Ambassador
  • Location: Portland OR, Seattle WA, Los Angeles CA
  • Compensation: $18 / hour + tips + free product
  • Start Date: April 2024
  • End Date: ideally free through end of summer
  • Commitment: 6.5-7 hours / week at minimum
  • Shift Times: every Saturday, approximately 7:30am-2pm, with potential to add Sunday shifts in the summer

    About Chio

    Chio is dedicated to revolutionizing the way we enjoy pistachios with our premium pistachio spreads. We aim to redefine the centuries-old tradition of pistachio consumption, unlocking their incredible versatility and rich nutty flavor. Our mission is to empower you to spread the deliciousness and countless health benefits of pistachios on anything your heart desires. Join us on a journey to reimagine the culinary possibilities of pistachios!


    This year, we’re expanding by attending more farmers markets and getting our product on shelf in more local stores. We need your help to accomplish this goal! We have a small and mighty team of part-time producers and brand ambassadors.

    Our Values

    As a team, we uphold our four core values when interacting with our customers, colleagues, partners, and more:

    1. Excellence. We believe doing things half-well just isn’t as fulfilling as really going for it. We strive for excellence in all that we do.
    2. Care: We care about the choices we make and the impact they have – on our customers, our community, our partners, our team, and our planet.
    3. Transparency: We’re open about the decisions we make and why we make them.
    4. Joy: Our mission is toΒ spread joy one pistachio at a time.Β 

    Position Description

    • Represent the Chio brand at markets
    • Sample and sell our premium pistachio butters to both new and our existing customers
    • Share the brand story with enthusiasm and positivity
    • Answer customer questions regarding nutrition facts, ingredient sourcing, and more
    • Haul (in your car), set-up, and break down a farmers market set-up, consisting of a 10x10 tent, table, display, and more (training will be provided, and you will be compensated for training time!)
    • Process transactions via Square and be prepared to manage cash, card, and token sales
    • Collect our returned glass jars and process jar discounts for our eco-friendly customers

    Requirements

    • Must have a car / reliable transportation to haul a market set-up (table, tent, etc.)
    • Positive attitude – you’re friendly and personable!
    • Professionalism – you treat customers, potential customers, other farmers market vendors, farmers market management teams, and others with respect
    • Ability to stand on your feet for up to 4 hours consecutively (do NOT worry – we will provide you with a chair and though we want you to be engaged, we also recognize we all need a little break during any job to feel our best)
    • Must be able to lift 20 pounds

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    To Apply

    Please review the above info.Β Then, email info@shopchio.com and attach your resume along with a brief note (4-5 sentences) about why you want to join Team Chio and what makes you a great fit for the role.