Sample Stand Sales Associate

Seaquist Orchards Farm Market | Sister Bay, WI

Posted Date 11/04/2019
Description

Sample Stand Sales Associate

Sister Bay, Wisconsin, United States · Bakery

DESCRIPTION

We are a family owned and operated seasonal Farm Market located in beautiful Door County, Wisconsin. We are looking for a Sample Stand Sales Associate to work our sample counter from now to early November. We sample dozens of products, rotating the samples weekly. The Sample Stand Sales Associate's main goal is to be a friendly, welcoming personality to guests as they enter the store.  He/she would not only maintain the samples (keeping them both filled and cleaned), but also handle coffee, popcorn, slushie and smoothie sales as well throughout the day. Regular stocking of product both on the counter and tables and below them is required. To be successful in this role, you should have work experience in a retail setting. Ultimately, you will make sure we offer an enjoyable experience to our customers on a daily basis.

Responsibilities

 

  • Greet guests thoughout the day, assisting in product questions on the floor
  • Maintain samples by filling jars and crackers/pretzels
  • Continously cleaning and wiping down sample jars, plates, and area as it can get messy
  • Operating simple cash drawer for popcorn, slushies, smoothies, and coffee sales
  • Preparation of popcorn and coffee
  • Stocking product tables
  • Close down sample counter as directed
  • Clean sample kitchen tables, utensils, and sinks after use

 

REQUIREMENTS

  • Experience in a retail setting a plus but we will train
  • Excellent people skills
  • Ability to remain calm and focused in a fast-paced environment
  • Team spirit, with a customer-focused attitude
  • Ability to stand during shift
  • Ability to lift 15 pounds as needed

 

BENEFITS

Being a seasonal business, we have work available from May to early November. Full time hours are available with the opportunity for overtime hours paid at 1.5x base pay. For our adult sales associates we start our pay at $12.00/hour for little or no experience and $13.00/hour for experienced workers. There is opportunity to work on holidays and possibly receive holiday pay for Labor Day and Columbus Day in addition to their hourly pay. For returning employees that work more than 1000 hours a season with us, we offer a competitive 401k and up to 10 hours paid volunteer work in surrounding community. We provide lunches free at our festivals, discounted lunches on weekends, and free cider slushies, popcorn, baked goods, and coffee daily. All employees receive a 20% discount for shopping in-store. End of season bonuses may be awarded based on performance.

Type
Full-Time | Part-Time | Seasonal
Category
Retail

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