baristas +
counter service

 

Position: Barista / Counter Service
Need: Full-Time Preferred / Part-Time Considered
Team: Service / FOH
Location: Orleans, MA

Sunbird Orleans is currently hiring enthusiastic baristas with counter service experience. Our FOH team is small, well-trained, self-motivated, and collaborates with purpose and passion. Experience is preferred, but not required.

For us, the ideal candidate is genuinely passionate about coffee, food, and working with people to create unforgettable guest experiences relentlessly. If this describes you, we look forward to meeting and training you, no matter what your level of experience.

 

Responsibilities

  • Deliver impeccable hospitality to our guests and your fellow teammates;

  • Know our (food and beverage) menus inside-out so you can help guide our customers make informed decisions while ordering;

  • Diligently review and implement our daily ‘pre-shift’ changes;

  • 'Dial-in' and serve our coffee and espresso drinks with purpose, confidence, and great execution;

  • Constantly refine and evolve your barista skills including grinding and bean preparation, identifying and optimizing flavor profile potential, and latte art technique;

  • Relentlessly support your team, keeping the cafe running smoothly and beautifully - these tasks may vary but can include washing dishes, clearing dishes, sweeping, dusting, mopping, cleaning and organizing condiment station, and taking out trash

Qualifications

  • can commit to at least 1 year of employment with Sunbird

  • Genuinely passionate about coffee, food, and creating memorable hospitality experiences

  • A professional - serious about your work, but you don’t take yourself too seriously

  • Reliable and consistent - your manager and teammates can always depend on you to be punctual, looking sharp and bringing your A game

  • Obsessed with details, and self-driven to constantly improve and develop your skillset

  • You love honing your craft, and understand each cup of coffee and each plate of delicious food for its individual potential

  • Dedicated to your team, and every single guest

  • Understand and value empathy and use it to guide interactions on and off the job

  • Able to regularly work 8 or more hours with repeated walking, bending, stretching and occasional lifting of food products and supplies up to 30 pounds

PAY & Benefits

This is an hourly + tipped position averaging $15-$20/hr.

Benefits include discounts on sunbird products, employee meals, opportunities for advancement, and working with a team of exceptional people committed to their craft.

HOW TO APPLY

Please email a resume with relevant work experience and a cover letter letting us know why you might be a good fit for our team.

To be considered for this position, please email resume and cover letter letting us know why you would be a good fit for our team to jaime@birdinthesun.com, or drop it by in person at Sunbird in Orleans, MA.

We look forward to hearing from you!