Job Details

PT Barista-"HIRING"

Location: Industry City

Employment Type: Part time

Minimum Qualification: 1 year barista experience

Our cafe in Sunset Park  is looking for a responsible, experienced, and excited barista to join our team. We are currently hiring a for a part time position. This cafe draws a customer base from the Industry City campus so the ability to connect with regulars and provide great customer service is a must. Additionally, during periods of downtime, there will be administrative responsibilities to perform, some directly related to the cafe's operation and some not. Being our newest cafe, there is lots of opportunity for growth so we are a seeking employees that are eager to partner in that endeavor.   

We are looking for someone with ambition to grow, and take the initiative within the workplace. Someone who will bring great ideas for marketing and understanding the culture of the business, and what we are striving for as a company. This is an ideal position for someone who can work well independently. Barista experience is a plus, however, applicants should have a strong background in retail and customer service. 

The current schedule requires full availability (7:30am-4:30pm) on Mondays, Tuesdays & Thursdays

Responsibilities include, but not limited to: 
-Providing stellar customer service that makes customers want to return to our café
-Creating beautiful looking and delicious tasting hot & cold coffee drinks
-Serving all of our housemade baked goods and feel confidently knowledgeable about all of them
-Maintaining and cleaning the equipment and our shop
-Assisting customers with taking orders
-Ordering of supplies and taking of inventory
-Regular communication to the kitchen, as well as management, regarding customer feedback, requests, sales trends, etc...
-Assistance with marketing our brand and the Industry City cafe (social media photos, ideas for marketing & promotions, etc...)
-Other prep work related to the position (ie: measuring coffee, filling in product, etc…)
-Administrative work (ie: data entry, creating forms, etc..) 
-Punctuality, reliability, & ability to take direction
-Great communication skills are imperative as this position is the direct conduit of feedback from customers to the management team.
-Ability to work as part of a team and understand how that quality affects the overall running of the café
-A pleasant & friendly attitude
-A true appreciation for good food and quality coffee
-At least 1 year previous barista or hospitality experience required, latte art skills are a plus
-Schedule flexibility

Please attach a resume as well as a cover letter to let us know little about yourself when applying.