Tea Barista / Sales Associate Position

We are seeking part-time and full-time tea barista/sales associates for our team at the Boston Public Market to prepare high-quality tea beverages, maintain and sell our products, and create an engaging experience for our customers. There may also be the possibility of some farm and/or kitchen work for the right candidate

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 and food-preparation environment for customers and coworkers.
-Adhere to COVID safety guidelines, including mask wearing and a regular sanitizing schedule.
-Performing retail sales through our Square point-of-sale system.

Required Skills and Experience
-Previous food service and retail experience
-Enthusiasm for engagement with customers
-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
-Detail oriented
-Professionalism, maturity, sincerity
-Good interpersonal and communication skills
-Ability and willingness to take initiative
-Ability to lift 50 lb and work on your feet for 6–8 hours.

You will be the face of our company and an important member of a small team, so we are looking for someone who is energetic, attentive, enthusiastic, and responsible. The job requires careful attention to detail at all times, and each team member plays an important role in creating a welcoming and efficient atmosphere for both customers and coworkers.

Pay based on relevant 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 [email protected], and be prepared to provide references upon request.

Soluna Garden Farm is an equal opportunity employer. We do not and shall not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion or creed, gender, gender identity or expression, age, national origin (ancestry), disability, marital status, sexual orientation, or military status, in any of its activities or operations. These activities include, but are not limited to, employment, recruitment, advertisements for employment, compensation, termination, upgrading, promotions, other conditions of employment, selection of volunteers and vendors, and provision of services. We are committed to providing an inclusive and welcoming environment for all members of our staff, volunteers, contractors, vendors, and clients.