- BLUE SPARROW COFFEE -

PART-TIME BARISTA

Job Title: Barista

 

Job Type: Part-time

 

Job Location: Blue Sparrow Coffee – multi-location

  • 3070 Blake St., Ste 180, Denver, CO 80205

  • 1615 Platte St., Ste 135, Denver, CO 80202

 

Job Summary: Blue Sparrow Coffee is looking for a friendly, energetic barista to add to our amazing team.  We're looking for bright individuals with broad food service experience, great attitude and top customer service skills. The Barista will report to Blue Sparrow Coffee’s Manager.

 

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Promotes coffee consumption by educating customers; selling coffee and coffee grinding and brewing equipment, accessories, and supplies; preparing and serving a variety of coffee drinks, along with pastries and cookies.

  • Welcomes customers by determining their coffee interests and needs.

  • Educates customers by presenting and explaining the coffee drink menu; answering questions.

  • Sells coffees and coffee brewing equipment.

  • Prepares and sells coffee drinks by following prescribed recipes and preparation techniques for coffee drinks.

  • Generates revenues by attracting new customers.

  • Maintains inventories by replenishing coffee bean supply; stocking coffee brewing equipment; maintaining supplies, pastries, and cookies for coffee bar.

  • Keeps equipment operating by following operating instructions; troubleshooting breakdowns; maintaining supplies; performing preventive maintenance; calling for repairs.

  • Maintains safe and healthy work environment by following organization standards and sanitation regulations.

  • Improves quality results by studying, evaluating, and re-designing processes; implementing changes; maintaining and improving the appearance of the store and coffee bar.

  • Updates job knowledge by participating in educational opportunities; reading coffee, retail trade, and food service publications; maintaining personal networks.

  • Enhances coffee shop reputation by accepting ownership for accomplishing new and different requests; exploring opportunities to add value to job accomplishments.

Qualifications & Skills:

  • High school diploma, GED, or equivalent preferred

  • Prior café or coffee shop experience a plus

  • Familiarity with telephone, office, and point-of-sale software

  • Latte art skills are a plus

  • Must have great customer service skills

Compensation:

  • $12.85 - $15.87 per hour

  • Tips

 

Benefits:

  • Eligible for $401k and company match

  • Paid Time off

  • Paid Sick Leave