Retail Associate

Position Summary

This position is responsible for assisting in the operation of our retail location at 200 Rittenhouse Avenue in Bayfield, WI within St. James Social.

This is both a customer service position that requires attention to detail, sales acumen, product knowledge, interest in working with the general public, and the ability to follow defined systems and work autonomously. This position is indoors, most work performed while standing and moving around, and involves sharing information about products with customers, processing sales via a POS system, and providing excellent customer service to all.

Schedule & Compensation

Starting ASAP: 20 hours/week:
Tuesdays 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wednesdays 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Sundays 9:00 am - 3:00 pm

Compensation: $15/hour

To Apply

Send resume and brief blurb outlining why you'd be a good fit for the position to Please use the subject line “Field Day Retail Associate.”

The duties & responsibilities of this role include:


  • Following defined systems for stocking, merchandising, inventorying, POS, customer service & education, cleaning, and more.
  • Regular communication with supervisor on daily operations.


  • Welcoming customers into the store, assisting with their shopping experience, answering questions, suggesting products.
  • Becoming very familiar with all products carried in store.
  • Regularly assessing & maintaining retail space: restocking, tidying displays & products on shelves, cleaning shelves, floors, etc.
  • Operating POS system to successfully check out customers.

Social Media

  • Take photos, videos, and other relevant media to curate content for social media.

An ideal candidate for this position is:

  • Available all of the above hours.
  • Passionate about sustainability, zero waste, and natural wellness like body care, supplements, etc.
  • Able to follow defined systems & processes with commitment to accuracy.
  • Proactive, self-motivated, and driven.
  • Able to work efficiently while remaining attentive to detail.
  • Able to see a birds-eye view of operations to identify needs, while honing in on specifics to holistically address these needs.
  • Able to work unassisted and unsupervised.
  • Able to lift 30-50 pounds unassisted.
  • Able to work standing or sitting in the same position for extended periods.
  • Positive! Nice! Fun! Likes people! Including tourists!
  • Reliable and high integrity, with excellent communication skills.
  • Comfortable communicating needs & feedback openly & constructively with supervisor.

Ideal means ideal. You don't have to have every quality above to be eligible!