New York City
Future You Café is a fresh, original startup coffee shop located in the heart of the East Village. Their aim is to create an environment that inspires their customers into being energized and leave their café motivated to go about their day in a very positive way.
Future You Café is looking for a part-time barista that can bring that energy and has great passion for outstanding customer service. The person they are looking for is creative, compassionate and of course very knowledgeable about working efficiently in a coffee shop.
If you believe in your heart that you are that person, please apply for the position!
Serve food and beverages to guests
Educates customers by presenting and explaining the coffee drink menu; answering questions
Prepares and sells coffee drinks by following prescribed recipes and preparation techniques for coffee drinks, such as, espresso, café latte, cappuccino, as well as the rest of the items on the menu
Clean and prepare the customer service areas
Greet and make all guests feel welcome at the café upon customers arrival to the store
Respond to guest inquiries and requests in a timely fashion
Generates revenues by attracting new customers; defining new and expanded services and products
Maintains inventories by replenishing coffee bean supply; stocking coffee brewing equipment; maintaining supplies, pastries, cookies and other products 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
Knows how to operate the POS system
Performs cashier duties using the POS system
Cleans the café-including but not exclusively the customer area, the counter/kitchen area, the bathroom, the basement, the outside area
Performs other café duties as assigned
Ideal Team Member
If you answer yes to these questions without hesitation, then Future You believes you are the right fit!
Are you willing to get up early and display a positive and engaging attitude towards customers?
Are you willing to learn a variety of coffee drinks?
Do you consider yourself a people’s person?
Do you have a flexible schedule?
Are you good in fast-paced situations?
Are you willing to handle the extra necessary stuff that needs to be done? (Lift boxes, clean restrooms, take out thrash, sweep, wipe tables, etc.)
Are you able to minimize conflict and satisfy customer needs professionally?
Superior pouring skills
Latte art aficionado
Excellent coffee educator
Being an effective up-seller
Having a Food Handlers Card
Salary is $15.00/Hour + Tips