Fast paced, refined, sensory -- an art and a science in equal measure -- the craft of the barista is one that never stops suprising.
We are on the look out for a coffee obsessed individual who can knock out mind blowingly delicious espresso drinks like there is no tomorrow. This person should have at least 2 years of specialty coffee experience and be proficient in both filter coffee and espresso. Consistent milk steaming and latte art are non-negotiables. Candidates should be able to work quickly and efficiently in a high volume environment and have fun while doing so. You should be positive, fun and upbeat, be passionate to a fault about coffee, love a good challenge and be able to work as a supportive, harmonious member of a team.
Responsibilities include brew bar and espresso dial ins, working espresso and brew bar position shifts, developing drink specials, milk and coffee inventory management and opening and closing the shop.
Equipment (because if you are the right person for this job, you are dying to know):
-- Slayer Steam
-- Mahlkonig k30 air Espresso Grinder
-- Curtis Seraphim Brewer using Kalita Wave
-- Mahlkonig EK43 Grinder
-- Curtis G3 Airpot Brewer
Volume ranges from 30 lbs espresso per week up to 60 lbs espresso per week during peak season.
This is a full time, year-round position and requires a 1 year commitment.
Interested? Email Danielle at email@example.com
SUMMER CASHIER AND RUNNER POSITIONS
We have 2 positions open this summer for assisting in the cafe. Applicants should be upbeat and cheerful, hardworking and be able to work May/ June through August. Weekends are a must and the applicant must be available 4th of July week and throughout Sidewalk Sales.
The Cashier position would be suitable for a smiley, outgoing person with a penchant for detail who is great at multitasking and loves meeting new people. Some hospitality experience would be a bonus. This position involves greeting and assisting customers with the menu, accurately writing order tickets and entering items into the register, dishing up and delivering pastries as well as checking in on customers throughout their time in the cafe. Extensive customer service training and product knowledge training are included and this person is expected to be able to answer questions on all pastries and menu items as well as deliver top notch customer experience.
The runner position assists all stations throughout the cafe during busy times, helping to plate and deliver pastries, deliver drink orders, complete prep and cleaning tasks, bus tables and wash and dry dishes. This position requires no prior experience -- just a passion for learning, an upbeat can-do attitude and an eye for detail. This should be a highly self-motivated individual who doesn't mind pushing up their sleeves and working hard. This is a great position for someone looking to learn a lot about the coffee industry and gain an up-close insight into the inner-workings of a cafe. Extensive coffee and customer service training are provided for this position so that you will walk away at the end of the summer with a good deal of knowledge under your belt.
Please send inquiries to Danielle at Dripworkscoffee@gmail.com. Please indicate which position(s) you are interested in and why.