Now Hiring Baristas

Fuelrz Natural Muffins & Cafe is recruiting for a reliable and consistent Barista / Customer Service Associate to join our team in Gig Harbor & Silverdale. This position is responsible for food and beverage operations, as well as performing other responsibilities, to ensure the same product and service quality that customers know and trust from us.

Duties:

  • Welcomes customers and by determining their coffee interests and needs.
  • Educates customers by presenting and explaining the coffee drink menu; answering questions.
  • Sells coffees and coffee grinding and brewing equipment by explaining differences in coffee beans and coffee preparation machines; demonstrating how brewing equipment operates.
  • Prepares and sells coffee drinks by following prescribed recipes and preparation techniques for coffee drinks, such as, expresso, expresso lungo, caffe latte, and cappuccino.
  • Generates revenues by attracting new customers; defining new and expanded services and products.
  • Maintains inventories by replenishing coffee bean supply; stocking coffee brewing equipment; maintaining supplies, pastries, and cookies for coffee bar.
  • Keeps equipment operating by following operating instructions; troubleshooting breakdowns; maintaining supplies; performing preventive maintenance; calling for repairs.
  • Maintains safe and healthy work environment by following organization standards and sanitation regulations.
  • Improves quality results by studying, evaluating, and re-designing processes; implementing changes; maintaining and improving the appearance of the store and coffee bar.
  • Updates job knowledge by participating in educational opportunities; reading coffee, retail trade, and food service publications; maintaining personal networks.
  • Enhances coffee shop reputation by accepting ownership for accomplishing new and different requests; exploring opportunities to add value to job accomplishments.

Requirements:

  • Outstanding attendance record and ability to work on call or as needed basis
  • Outstanding initiative, decision making and customer recovery skills
  • Ability to efficiently and effectively manage priorities
  • Commitment towards responsibilities and genuine willingness to learn
  • Availability at least 16 hours per week

Required Skills/Qualifications:

  • Barista/Café Server: 1 year
  • Food Handlers Permit for Washington State
  • Listening
  • Verbal Communication
  • Customer Focus
  • Customer Service
  • Basic Safety
  • People Skills
  • Action Oriented
  • Organization
  • Selling to Customer Needs
  • Attendance
  • Client Relationships