Cultivate is looking for a tea enthusiast to join our team at the shop on Main Street.

This is an entry level position, with the intention that the selected person would move up to Store Manager after a 3 to 6 month trial period. 

The trial period will start with 15 hours a week, and a flexible schedule, at minimum wage plus tips. As Store Manager there will be both an increase in wage and hours, negotiated to suit the successful applicant.

This is a self-directed position, well suited to someone who naturally takes initiative and responsibility towards tasks. Experience with hospitality, customer service, and retail will be an asset. We welcome any level of experience with tea, and look forward to educating the successful applicant on the traditional Chinese, Japanese and Taiwanese teas in Cultivate’s collection.

The greatest perks of this position are tasting the vast wealth of teas, matcha, and hojicha we stock, collaborating with interesting people on special events, and interacting with the shop’s wonderful clientele. 

Tasks will include:
  • Opening and closing the shop
  • Operating the POS system (Square)
  • Maintaining orderliness of the tea bar and displays 
  • Packing teas
  • Taking inventory and restocking 
  • Cleaning
    Eventual tasks will include:
    • Serving teas 
    • Talking to customers about tea 
    • Hosting tastings 
    • Assisting with photo shoots 
    • Visual merchandising 

    To apply, please submit a resume and cover letter to We look forward to meeting you!