Los Angeles
Barista

Zooies is a gourmet bakery in West LA and was named #5 cookie store in LA by EaterLA for 2018; after only being open 6 months! They specialize in cookies using only the best ingredients and mixing in a lot of love. Zooies also offers artisan coffee sourced from a local roastery – offering a full menu including cappuccinos, americanos, lattes, etc. They believe in feeding people’s souls and making their day through a delicious treat and a smile. Zooies is looking for people who feel the same and have a desire to serve nothing less than the best.

Role

Zooies is seeking someone with a passion for coffee, experience as a barista and a belief in great customer service! Someone who can describe to a customer the difference between a latte and a cappuccino, and other various menu items.

The position guarantees 24-30 hours a week. Candidates must have a flexible schedule to work shifts any day of the week. Please, only apply if you have open availability.

Responsibilities

  • Opening and/or Closing

  • Acknowledge and greet customers

  • Have extensive knowledge of Coffee Menu

  • Prepare and serve beverages from the Coffee Menu

  • Help develop further coffee menu items, including blended drinks

  • Knowledge of cookie menu and ingredients/allergen info

  • Cookie sales; advise and recommend variety of flavors to the customer

  • Maintain work area, keeping it organized and clean

  • Store support / cross training

  • Cash handling

  • Creating a positive attitude and atmosphere

Requirements

  • Some barista experience is ideal, but not required

  • Ideal experience will be with manual espresso pulls

  • Great customer service experience

  • Have a general enjoyment for interacting with others

  • Talent for sales and communication

  • Work well in a fast-paced environment

  • Thrive on multitasking, always with a positive demeanor

Salary

Salary is $14.00/Hour + Tips