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Can You Hear the Call of Crafting?

Whether you are looking for a career to learn or hone in on handcrafted skills— or, you are in search of part-time endeavor to try something new— Frost River has multiple opportunities available and we are looking to expand our team!

Frost River is proudly an American Manufacturer. We specialize in crafting leather and waxed canvas packs and bags designed to get people outdoors and exploring. Best of all—we do it all in a sustainable way, all right here in Duluth’s Lincoln Park Craft District.

The Frost River Team is made up of a diverse crowd of skilled people with many different personalities and varying levels of experience. Employees of Frost River would all agree— this is fast-paced work environment; team members all wear many hats and everyone pitches in to get the job done.

Keep scrolling for the current list of employment opportunites at Frost River and our other business divisions.

Full-Time Employment Opportunities

Paid Time Off & Holidays

After 90 Days you will begin accruing Paid Time Off. We offer many Paid Holidays throughout the year.

Benefits Package

Choose from multiple health benefits package options. Frost River covers majority of your montly premium.

401K & Profit Sharing

Frost River offers a 401K match along with an annual profit sharing program.

MARKETING & INSIDE SALES SENIOR COORDINATOR – FT REGULAR

Are you a creative person with calling for crafting? Come work at Frost River in the Lincoln Park Craft District! Frost River is seeking an individual with an upbeat personality that enjoys working hard and having fun while doing it. Each day brings a new project and Frost River has big goals that we need help reaching!

We are searching for an individual to join our Marketing Team. The Marketing and Inside Sales Senior Coordinator will work directly with the Marketing Program Manager in the implementation of the Marketing Calendar for both Direct to Consumer and Retail Partner Channels of Superior TECH. The role will also work to create a positive customer experience for Retail Partner accounts.

 

Essential Job Duties and Responsibilities

  • Implement Content Calendar for B2B and B2C customers including but not limited to: Newsletter creation via mailchimp, social media planning (Facebook, Pinterest, Twitter, Instagram), blog post writing and creation on ecommerce platform.
  • Assist in the development of ecommerce websites.
  • Assist in the organization and maintenance of DAM/PIM system.
  • Support third party marketing group deliverables.
  • Photography and videography oversight, including the direction of interns.
  • Use Quickbook software to enter wholesale orders and prepare paperwork.
  • Communicate via email or by phone with Retail Partner accounts at assigned touch points or through ongoing conversations.
  • Identify target Retail Partner accounts and assess the validity of potential accounts.
  • Assist in tradeshow execution (2-4 per year, travel required).
  • Demonstrate flexibility and time management as workload and attention shifts to various divisions of Superior TECH.
  • Other Duties as assigned.

This job is ideal for someone who is:

  • Dependable - more reliable than spontaneous
  • Detail-oriented - must gain a full understanding of your job duties and perform those duties correctly.
  • Achievement-oriented - enjoys taking on challenges and learning along the way.
  • Autonomous/Independent - enjoys working with little direction.
  • Outgoing - positive personality who is comfortable in a leadership role.
  • Experience in videography/photography

Job Type: Full-Time

Schedule: Monday-Friday, 8:30am - 5pm, some travel required

Salary: Commensurate with experience

Work authorization: United States (Required)

Pay Frequency: Biweekly

Work Remotely: No

Benefits:

  • 401(k)
  • Dental insurance
  • Employee discount
  • Health insurance
  • Health savings account
  • Paid time off

Frost River is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Application Instructions: Please submit a resume to stephanderson@frostriver.com


INDUSTRIAL SEWING OPERATOR - FT REGULAR

Industrial Sewing Operators operate and tend sewing machines to join, reinforce, and overall construct a robust collection of designs. They monitor machine operation to detect problems such as defective stitching, breaks in thread, or machine malfunctions. Operators cut material according to specifications, using blades, scissors, or other electrical equipment.

Sewing operators will work both individually and in teams to manufacture goods.

This position is for individuals that posses sewing skills and experience. (Scroll for employment oppurtunities that with no sewing experience needed, below.

Essential Job Duties and Responsibilities:

  • · Operate single needle and serger machines for 5-10 hours
  • · Improve your processes and yourself each day
  • · Trace patterns and cut material to replicate specific patterns for each item
  • · Work in a fast-paced manufacturing environment
  • · Be on-time and dependable for the team
  • · Able to access and navigate the production and retail facility
  • · Other duties as assigned

This Job Is Ideal for Someone Who Is:

  • · Dependable -- more reliable than spontaneous
  • · Detail-oriented – must gain a full understanding of your job duties and perform those duties correctly
  • · Achievement-oriented -- enjoys taking on challenges
  • · Autonomous/Independent -- enjoys working with little direction
  • · Maintains a healthy lifestyle -- respects social distancing and shelter at home practices
  • · Experienced in various sewing techniques -- can comfortably run home sewing machine or be able to be trained
  • · Comfortable wearing PPE --workers will be required to wear masks and eye protection issued by the employer
  • · Able to access and navigate the production and retail facility
  • · Able to sit, stand, bend, stretch, twist and reach
  • · Able to read and understand information verbally and in written form
  • · Able to lift materials/equipment up to 50 pounds

Job Type: Full-Time

Schedule: Monday-Friday, days, occasionally Saturday

Salary: $16/hr Starting

Experience: Sewing experience preferred

Work authorization: United States (Required)

Pay Frequency: Biweekly

Work Remotely: No

Benefits:

  • 401(k)
  • Dental insurance
  • Employee discount
  • Health insurance
  • Health savings account
  • Paid time off

Frost River is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Application Instructions: Please submit a resume to hchartier@frostriver.com


Production Technicians - Automated Cutting/Sewing - FT or PT Regular

Production Technicians work with automated cutting machines and tacking machines to cut and apply canvas and leather components to Frost River softgoods. This employment oppurtunity supports the production team in providing kits comprised of all of peices and materials needed for sewing staff to craft products. There is opportunity to expand the position and cross-learn other aspects of production.

Essential Job Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Use appropriate equipment to install features and details to goods.
  • Assist production sewers in the production of handcrafted goods
  • Work in a fast-paced manufacturing environment
  • Able to access and navigate the production and retail facility
  • Improve your processes and yourself each day
  • Other duties as assigned


This Job Is Ideal for Someone Who Is:

  • Dependable -- more reliable than spontaneous
  • Detail-oriented – must gain a full understanding of your job duties and perform those duties correctly
  • Achievement-oriented -- enjoys taking on challenges
  • Autonomous/Independent -- enjoys working with little direction
  • Maintains a healthy lifestyle -- respects social distancing and shelter at home practices
  • Comfortable wearing PPE --workers will be required to wear masks and eye protection issued by the employer
  • Able to access and navigate the production and retail facility
  • Able to sit, stand, bend, stretch, twist and reach
  • Able to read and understand information verbally and in written form
  • Able to lift materials/equipment up to 50 pounds


Job Type: Full-Time or Part-Time

Schedule: Monday-Friday, days, occasionally Saturday

Salary: $15/hr starting

Work authorization: United States (Required)

Pay Frequency: Biweekly

Work Remotely: No

Frost River is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Application Instructions: Please submit a resume to hchartier@frostriver.com


Production Technician - Canvas Crafter, FT or PT Regular

Are you interested in learning how to sew? We've got a robust training program that will provide you with a foundation of industrial sewing skills. Start with sewing our entry level products and build your skills and expertise with more technical items over time. Sewing operators will work both individually and in teams to manufacture goods.

Essential Job Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Operate single needle and serger machines for 5-10 hours
  • Improve your processes and yourself each day
  • Trace patterns and cut material to replicate specific patterns for each item
  • Work in a fast-paced manufacturing environment
  • Be on-time and dependable for the team
  • Able to access and navigate the production and retail facility
  • Other duties as assigned

This Job Is Ideal for Someone Who Is:

  • Dependable -- more reliable than spontaneous
  • Detail-oriented – must gain a full understanding of your job duties and perform those duties correctly
  • Achievement-oriented -- enjoys taking on challenges
  • Autonomous/Independent -- enjoys working with little direction
  • Maintains a healthy lifestyle -- respects social distancing and shelter at home practices
  • Experienced in various sewing techniques -- can comfortably run home sewing machine or be able to be trained
  • Comfortable wearing PPE --workers will be required to wear masks and eye protection issued by the employer
  • Able to access and navigate the production and retail facility
  • Able to sit, stand, bend, stretch, twist and reach
  • Able to read and understand information verbally and in written form

Job Type: Full-Time or Part-Time

Schedule: Monday-Friday, days, occasionally Saturday

Salary: $15/hr starting

Work authorization: United States (Required)

Pay Frequency: Biweekly

Work Remotely: No

Frost River is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Application Instructions: Please submit a resume to hchartier@frostriver.com


Even more opportunties at our sister-business, On The Limit

On The Limit Screenprinting & Embroidery is now a sister-business to Frost River! The culture at On The Limit mirrors that of Frost River: fast paced, rewarding, and fun. You'll find team members that enjoy working hard to accomplish the common goals of creating goods that exceed clients' expectations. Keep scrolling for the employment oppurtunities at this 30+ year old business.

On The Limit Production Technician - Screenprinting & Heat-press, FT Regular

Production Technicians do a variety of tasks in support of the screen-printing, heat-press, and embroidery business. Best of all, you get the first look at the awesome event and business artwork from around the community.

Essential Job Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Review work orders to determine estimated printing times, ink, and material quantities
  • Select screen size, degreasing agents and emulsion coatings
  • Load screens into the printer
  • Install and reposition screen printing plates and pressure roles
  • Calibrate printer before the batch is printed
  • Operate a heat-press machine to apply logos to products
  • Troubleshoot problems as they arrive
  • Assist with drying, folding, and packing
  • Work in a fast-paced manufacturing environment
  • Able to access and navigate the production facility
  • Improve your processes and yourself each day
  • Other duties as assigned

This Job Is Ideal for Someone Who Is:

  • Dependable -- more reliable than spontaneous
  • Detail-oriented – must gain a full understanding of your job duties and perform those duties correctly
  • Achievement-oriented -- enjoys taking on challenges
  • Autonomous/Independent -- enjoys working with little direction
  • Maintains a healthy lifestyle -- respects social distancing and shelter at home practices
  • Comfortable wearing PPE --workers will be required to wear masks and eye protection issued by the employer
  • Clear vision, correct color perception and hand-eye coordination are necessary
  • Able to access and navigate the production and retail facility
  • Able to sit, stand, bend, stretch, twist and reach
  • Able to read and understand information verbally and in written form
  • Able to lift materials/equipment up to 50 pounds

Job Type: Full-time

Schedule: Monday-Friday, days, occasionally Saturday

Salary: $13-$15/hour

Experience: Manufacturing experience preferred, but willing to train

Work authorization: United States (Required)

Pay Frequency: Biweekly

Work Remotely: No

Frost River is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Application Instructions: Please submit a resume to dawn@otlduluth.com


On The Limit Production Technician - Embroidery, FT Regular

Embroidery Machine Operators work with garments, cloth materials, computers, and an embroidery machine. This includes setting up the embroidery machine, maintaining it, and using the appropriate computer programs and applications.

Essential Job Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Use the appropriate computer programs and applications
  • Set up embroidery machines, and maintain them
  • Complete the embroidery orders requested by our clients
  • Sew logos, initials, and other patterns into fabric
  • Improve your processes and yourself each day
  • Work in a fast-paced manufacturing environment
  • Be on-time and dependable for the team
  • Able to access and navigate the production and retail facility
  • Other duties as assigned

This Job Is Ideal for Someone Who Is:

  • Dependable -- more reliable than spontaneous
  • Detail-oriented – must gain a full understanding of your job duties and perform those duties correctly
  • Achievement-oriented -- enjoys taking on challenges
  • Autonomous/Independent -- enjoys working with little direction
  • Maintains a healthy lifestyle -- respects social distancing and shelter at home practices
  • Comfortable wearing PPE --workers will be required to wear masks and eye protection issued by the employer
  • Able to access and navigate the production facility
  • Able to sit, stand, bend, stretch, twist and reach
  • Able to read and understand information verbally and in written form
  • Proficient in using computers
  • Able to lift materials/equipment up to 50 pounds

Job Type: Full-Time

Schedule: Monday-Friday, days

Salary: Commensurate with experience

Experience: Embroidery machine experience preferred, but not required

Work authorization: United States (Required)

Pay Frequency: Biweekly

Work Remotely: No

Frost River is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Application Instructions: Please submit a resume to dawn@otlduluth.com