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burton + BURTON®, the world’s largest balloon and coordinating gift supplier, located in Athens, Georgia, was established in 1982, by our founder, president, and chairman of the board, Maxine Burton.

The combined talents of our loyal and dedicated employees allow us to continue to set the standard of excellence in our industry for customer service, product selection, and quality merchandise.  Our in-house art department is dedicated to producing exclusive collections featuring balloons and coordinating gift products along with on-trend home décor.  Visit our virtual showroom for a look at our product line.

We are currently looking for people with solid work histories who want a career rather than a job and will help make our future as successful as our past.  Please email your resume to

Regular, full-time employees receive the following benefits:

  • Competitive benefits package to include medical, dental, vision, life, short-term and long-term disability, critical illness, cancer, hospital indemnity, and accident coverage
  • $5,000 a year childcare subsidy
  • Generous 401(k)/profit sharing contribution
  • Paid time off (PTO)
  • Paid sick leave
  • Paid holidays 


Current Openings:
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  Various Positions Available

Jobs Available:

  • Receiving Operator – Responsible for moving merchandise through the supply chain by utilizing forklifts, man-up order pickers, conveyors, and mobile computers.  Operators will unload inbound product, stock merchandise, and pick product to distribute to fulfillment areas.  Experience with these tools and operations preferred by not a requirement.
  • Picker/Packer – using voice picking technology, fulfills customer orders. Must be detail-oriented, possess a high level of energy and sense of urgency, and ability to maintain a focused walking pace throughout the shift. 
  • Inflation/Candy Assembly – assembles various components of giftable all-occasion candy containers using various containers, small balloons, candy, and ribbon curls/foil. Requires fine hand/finger manipulation skills and ability to stand in one place throughout the shift. 

Education and Experience:

Preferred Education:    High school diploma degree or GED.

Preferred Experience:   Solid work history is a must.  Distribution Center experience a plus.

Because we would like you to meet us and see our distribution center, we ask you come by our office and complete your employment application at 325 Cleveland Road, Bogart, 30622, between the hours of 9 AM–4 PM.  Be prepared to interview on the spot if time permits.  You are also encouraged to email your resume to