Overflow Coffee Bar serves organic coffee, pastries & sandwiches. They also serve fair/direct trade products, inspire volunteerism, and promote local artists. All their profits go to support non-profit work in the South Loop, nearby neighborhoods, the city and the world (in that order).
Overflow Coffee Bar is looking for a Part-time barista to join their team!
Prepare or serve hot or cold beverages, such as coffee, espresso drinks, blended coffees, or teas
Clean or sanitize work areas, utensils, or equipment
Clean service or seating areas
Check temperatures of freezers, refrigerators, or heating equipment to ensure proper functioning
Describe menu items to customers or suggest products that might appeal to them
Order, receive, or stock supplies or retail products
Provide customers with product details, such as coffee blend or preparation descriptions
Receive and process customer payments
Serve prepared foods, such as muffins, biscotti, or bagels
Stock customer service stations with paper products or beverage preparation items
Take customer orders and convey them to other employees for preparation
Take out garbage
Weigh, grind, or pack coffee beans for customers
Wrap, label, or date food items for sale
Create signs to advertise store products or events
Demonstrate the use of retail equipment, such as espresso machines
Prepare or serve menu items, such as sandwiches or salads
Set up or restock product displays
Slice fruits, vegetables, desserts, or meats for use in food service.
1 year of relevant coffee experience preferred
1 year of food service preferred
Salary is $11.00-$12.00/Hour