Careers at String Yarns

Retail Store

String is committed to another year in our current space in September 2022! We are looking for experienced knitters for a sales associate position, starting at the end of August 2022. You would be working part-time 26 hours per week in our retail store. String is a small and friendly LYS yet often very busy, with a knowledgeable staff known for its excellent customer service. String is dedicated to being an equal opportunity employer and welcomes qualified applicants of all backgrounds.


Position requirements include, but are not limited to:

  • Previous experience in a retail POS position

  • Ability to interpret knitting and crochet patterns to assist our customers with appropriate yarn selections

  • Knowledge of various fiber qualities and ability to recommend suitable yarn substitutions when necessary

  • Ease in working with a computer and excel spreadsheets

  • Strong people skills


String is open Monday - Friday 11-5:00. We offer a competitive wage, simple 401K retirement plan and 6 paid holidays per year. This position is for 26 hours, 6.5 hours at 4 days per week.


To apply, please email your resume, in addition to 3 relevant professional references, to the store manager: Lisa Hoffman (lhoffman@stringyarns.com).  


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