Student Retail Assistant – Farm Stand Operations

Lee’s Farm, Wayland, Rt. 20


Join our vibrant team at STEMS Wayland at Lee’s Farm, where student retail assistants play a crucial role in the operation of our farm stand. As a Student Retail Assistant, you will gain hands-on experience in retail management, customer service, and product merchandising. This position offers an exciting opportunity to engage with customers, learn about sales strategies, and contribute to the success of our retail operations, all while working in a dynamic farm environment.


Retail Operations:

  • Assist in the day-to-day management of Lee’s Farm Stand on Rt. 20.
  • Provide friendly and knowledgeable customer service, addressing inquiries and assisting with purchases.
  • Ensure a welcoming and organized retail space, including maintaining cleanliness and visual merchandising standards.

Sales Support:

  • Engage in product sales, including handling transactions and processing payments accurately.
  • Assist customers in selecting products and offer suggestions based on their needs and preferences.
  • Contribute creative ideas for product displays, promotions, and seasonal offerings.

Inventory Management:

  • Collaborate with the team to monitor inventory levels and restocking needs.
  • Assist with receiving and organizing incoming inventory shipments.
  • Conduct regular inventory counts and assist with inventory reconciliation as needed.

Learning and Development:

  • Participate in training sessions to enhance skills in retail management, customer service, and sales techniques.
  • Benefit from mentorship provided by experienced retail professionals and members of the farm team.
  • Engage in team meetings to discuss operational challenges, successes, and collaborative strategies.


  • Interest in retail management, customer service, and sales.
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills, with a customer-focused mindset.
  • Ability to work collaboratively in a team environment and adapt to changing priorities.
  • Eagerness to learn and grow in a retail setting, with a positive attitude towards challenges.


This is a part-time, seasonal position with flexible hours, based on retail operations and seasonal demands. Availability during weekends and peak retail hours is required.

How to Apply:

Interested candidates should submit a resume and cover letter outlining their interest and qualifications for the position to STEMS Flower Co. is an equal opportunity employer and welcomes applicants from diverse backgrounds.

STEMS Wayland