Event Associate

Event Associate

Sweet Pete’s is hiring! What could be sweeter than working for a company good enough to eat? Join our team as we continue to make Sweet Pete’s the sweetest destination on earth!

Sweet Pete’s, a confectionary company, began as the dream of ultimate candy lover, Pete Behringer – also known as, “Sweet Pete.” After spending over two decades confecting candy and chocolates, Pete was ready to make his own candy vision a reality, and Sweet Pete’s opened its doors in 2010. Offering hundreds of premium candies and chocolates, Sweet Pete’s mission is to provide a variety of confectionaries that can be enjoyed by all candy lovers alike, regardless of any dietary restrictions. With vegan, sugar-free, gluten-free and nut-free options, there’s no shortage of both customer cravings and satisfaction!

Key Responsibilities

  • Works assigned birthday parties, classes and field trips.
  • Responsible for complete set up, break down, and cleanup of field trips and birthday parties.
  • Provides structure and flow to birthday parties and field trips.
  • Gives guided tours of the facility.
  • Highly knowledgeable of candy making and classes.
  • Ensure all candy making experiences are fun and educational (when appropriate).
  • Ensure the achievement of individual and store goals by contributing to the enhancement and development of the business.
  • Assists candymakers during demonstrations.
  • Responsible for upholding all Sweet Pete’s standards.
  • Responsible for the organization of education/party materials in designated rooms.
  • Additional projects and responsibilities assigned based on capabilities.
  • Participates in team meetings.

Key Requirements

  • Part time position
  • Flexible hours, including holiday, weekends, and evenings.
  • Outgoing and fun personality
  • Team-player mentality
  • Ability to multi task
  • Enjoys working with children
  • Strong candidates will have a background in teaching or working with children
  • Attention to detail
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Proven ability to drive and exceed individual and store results
  • Strong communication skills
  • Ability to work in a fast moving and dynamic environment
  • Fluent in English


Dress code:  Black pants or dark jeans, close toed shoes, designated Sweet Pete’s shirt (provided), and half apron (provided).