Introduction We are searching for an engaging, courteous Barista who is passionate about food and beverage preparation. The Barista will greet customers, answer their questions, take orders and accept payments, and prepare and serve food and drinks.
You will also maintain a clean and well-stocked workspace and dining area, update displays, and continuously expand your knowledge of food and beverage quality controls, preparation methods, and presentation.
To succeed as a barista, you should be committed to providing customers with excellent service. You should be positive, friendly, knowledgeable, and polite.
Duties & Responsibilities Welcoming customers, informing them about specials or new items, answering questions, and accepting orders and payments.
Preparing foods, such as sandwiches or baked goods, and grinding and blending coffee beans, brewing coffee and tea, and serving items to customers.
Packaging food and beverages for sale. Selling coffee and tea blends, understanding the differences between items and educating customers.
Cleaning and restocking work and dining areas, emptying trash, and sanitizing equipment and utensils. Learning about brewing methods, beverage blends, food preparation, and presentation techniques to improve food quality.
Updating signage and displays to attract customers. Taking inventory and replenishing items in display cases, at tables, or behind the counter.
Working in as part of a fun, high-energy team. Adhering to all food safety regulations and quality controls. Desired Experience & Qualification Matric Certificate or equivalent.
2 years experience as a Barista and food and beverage preparation preferred. Exceptional listening and communication skills.
Availability to work around peak hours, including nights, early mornings, weekends, and holidays. A polite, engaging personality.
Commitment to customer satisfaction and service excellence. Willingness to work as part of a high-energy, efficient team in a fast-paced environment.
Proof of references with contact details. The following will be advantageous : Proof of trained barista certification. Point of sales experience Fully billingual