Chicago
Coffee Service Manager

The Lunchroom, winner of 'OpenTable Diner's Choice 2018,' Chicago Magazine's 'June 2018 Hot List,' and Modern Luxury 'Brunch Buzz' seeks a Coffee Service Manager. SPACE 519, one of Chicago's top fashion and lifestyle destinations, introduced The Lunchroom, a 40-person sit-down restaurant and all day coffee café when it relocated and expanded its flagship location on April 1st of this year. 

Role

The Lunchroom in Chicago is looking for a qualified Coffee Service Manager. The ideal candidate will be:

  • Managing the café and coffee counter beverage service (including wine and liquor)

  • Managing the barista team.

  • Creating and implementing initiatives to help drive business to the café.

  • Assisting the dining room team during lunch service.

  • Working with the owner to update the coffee counter menu.

Job requirements

  • Minimum of 3 years experience using La Marzocco equipment.

  • Demonstrated experience successfully managing people in an assistant managerial capacity to include (but not limited to) writing the weekly schedule, handling disciplinary issues, coaching, managing inventory and supply levels, training new employees, and cash management.

  • Desire to participate in overall operations and engage in being part of the Lunchroom at SPACE 519 team.

  • Excellent communications skills and an understanding of food and beverage. Professional appearance; gracious and friendly demeanor, and polish to deliver exceptional service to the store's upscale clientele. Standard service etiquette is a must. 

  • Top-notch organizational skills to ensure a clean, orderly work area.

Salary

$16-18/Hour based on experience