Coffee Shop Barista- Back(State College, PA)

Coffee Shop Barista-Back About the Coffee Shop Strawberry Fields is opening Good Day Café as a social enterprise to employ people with disabilities 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. Job Summary This coffee shop is a unique opportunity to be a part of an inclusive workplace. In joining our team, you will be committing to providing great customer service, adding to a positive working environment, and serving great drinks and food. As the barista-back you will work as support for the barista and serve as the first impression of Good Day Café. Your training will be on-going in subjects including but not limited to safe food service, hygiene, customer service, money handling, coffee and food preparation, coffee and food service, and sanitation. As a team member you are expected to support your team, mentor less-experienced teammates, and understand your ever-present ability to improve in this position and as a team member. Job Duties • Welcome and serve all customers in a friendly matter. Remain attentive and helpful during your interactions. • Assist barista in creation of drinks and preparation of food. • Accurately place orders, collect payment, and provide change/receipts at Point of Sale. • Ensure the success of yourself and your team by keeping all areas fully stocked and orderly. • Keep all stations clean including your personal work station, back prep areas, customer areas, and the bathrooms. • Follow safe food service and hygiene practices. • Follow instruction from barista and management. • Duties have potential to focus on Point of Sale and customer service or Food Prep and kitchen maintenance. Minimum Qualifications • Criminal background check required. • Willingness to learn new skills and remain attentive while on the job. • Positive attitude, punctual, reliable, and ready to be a team member. • Be able to commit to at least two 3-4 hour shifts per week with the potential for more shifts. Interested applicants must complete and submit an online application at www.sfionline.org! E.O.E. United Way Agency Partner