Soluna @ Boston Public Market Tea Specialist / Sales Associate
We are adding a full-time tea specialist/sales associate to our BPM team to work closely with managment on implementing our growth strategies and retail objectives. This position is not seasonal; please do not apply unless you are interested in a long-term position in which you can play a meaningful role in the growth and success of our retail location in the Boston Public Market. You must be able to work on Saturdays, Sundays, and some evening shifts.
Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
-Preparing hot and iced tea, chai lattes, and other specialty tea beverages.
-Educating customers about our herb, spice, and tea blends.
-Maintaining a well-organized, safe, and sanitary retail environment for customers and coworkers.
-Performing retail sales through our Square point-of-sale system.
Required Skills and Experience:
-Previous food service and retail experience preferred but will train the right candidate
-Ability to work independently as well as cooperatively in a group
-Ability to remain calm in a sometimes fast-paced environment
-Flexibility and adaptability to changing situations
-Professionalism, maturity, sincerity
-Good interpersonal and communication skills
-Ability to take initiative
Pay starts at $12 – $13 per hour depending on experience, with the possibility for increases and other benefits after six months. Generous employee discount, and you’ll get to drink a lot of tea!
To apply, please send your resume and a short letter about why you’d like to work here to firstname.lastname@example.org, and be prepared to provide references upon request.