Café Assistant Manager(State College, PA)

Strawberry Fields, Inc is opening a coffee shop as a social enterprise to employ people with intellectual disabilities and mental health issues in an integrated atmosphere. Employees with varying abilities will work together with the common goal of serving exceptional coffee and food to the State College Community. This shop will serve more than coffee; it will serve the opportunity to empower and enrich lives. We are seeking a versatile, determined, and high-energy individual as a full-time Assistant Manager for our coffee shop, Good Day Café. Great flexibility will be needed for early morning, evening, and weekend hours. Core shop hours will be Tuesday – Sunday from 7am-4pm. The successful candidate will work alongside the Café Manager leading all team members to build and maintain an efficient, profitable coffee shop. Job duties include, but are not limited to: • Develops team members, measures performance, and ensures proper training including performance as a barista or shift supervisor. • Scheduling • Oversees all cash functions. Able to perform all POS duties, front and back house functions including opening and closing procedures. • Promotes and practices safe work habits, identifying and resolving potential safety hazards, operational inconsistencies and any team member or customer incidents. • Notify supervisor/maintenance/repair technician when the property/equipment is in need of repair or attention. • Acts as a role model and promotes, communicates, and champions the mission. • Fostering a positive work environment while encouraging team member input. • Maintains a clean, well-merchandised store. The ideal candidate will have excellent communication skills and prior experience working with individuals with disabilities. Must have the ability to multi-task and work as a team with attention to detail presenting a positive appearance of the Café and Strawberry Fields, Inc. Qualifications: · An Associate or Bachelor's degree is preferred. 1 to 2 years of restaurant experience. · Barista trained is a plus. · Ability to develop relationship with management and staff alike. · Able to maintain SERV Safe training certification. Deadline for application is Friday, May 11, 2018 by 4pm. Interested applicants must complete and submit an online application at E.O.E United Way Partner Agency