Position: Summer Retail Associate

Location: Brownwood Acres Shops, A Torch Lake Gem

Duration: June through August (Seasonal)

Pay: $15+ per hour

Schedule: 3-4 days a week

About Us:
Brownwood Acres Shops is a cherished destination in our community and a true gem on Torch Lake, known for its unique and delightful shopping experience. We offer a variety of products ranging from candies to clothing, all within a fun and vibrant atmosphere. Our shops are a popular spot for both locals and tourists, especially during the summer months.

Position Overview:
We are looking for enthusiastic and motivated individuals to join our team as Summer Retail Associates. This is the perfect summer job for those who enjoy interacting with people, working in a fun and energetic environment, and have a passion for retail. One of our owners will be there daily to provide hands-on training, so you'll never feel left untrained or unsupported.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Opening and closing the storefront.
  • Pricing and organizing merchandise.
  • Stocking shelves and scooping candies.
  • Tagging, sorting, and stocking clothing.
  • Providing excellent customer service.
  • Maintaining a clean and organized store environment.


  • Must be available to work 3-4 days a week, including weekdays and weekends.
  • Strong organizational skills and attention to detail.
  • Excellent communication and customer service skills.
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment.
  • Must be reliable, punctual, and responsible.


  • Employee apparel provided.
  • Employee discounts on merchandise and jarred goods.
  • A fun and dynamic work environment with a young crowd.
  • Free donuts & Coffee (Sundays)

If you're looking for a fun and rewarding summer job at a beloved Torch Lake destination, come join our team at the Brownwood Acres Shops! To apply, please send your resume and a brief cover letter to with the subject line "Summer Application." We understand that some applicants may not have work experience. This is okay. Tell us about yourself instead!

We look forward to welcoming you to our team!