Part-Time Barista

Neptune Mountaineering is looking for a part-time Barista for our cafe. If you are a talented barista with experience preparing custom coffee orders, serving a variety of food items and have a passion for customer service please apply. Climbers, skiers and outdoor enthusiasts are a plus. We will be serving Specialty Fair Trade Organic Women farmed coffees, high-end made to order food and a variety of alcohol. This is an hourly position that will require morning, night and weekend availability.

Compensation:  $12-$14 hourly + tips

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Engaging customers with warmth and attentiveness
  • Provides consistent quality in the preparation of drinks and brewing of coffee
  • Educates customers by presenting and explaining the coffee drink menu; answering questions
  • Maintain appearance, cleanliness, and organization of the café
  • Sells and serves baked goods and food items to customers
  • Restocks shelves, when necessary
  • Regularly lift and/or move items up to 40 pounds
  • Regularly handle food and hot beverages in a safe manner

 Our ideal candidate:

  • Has at least one-year previous experience working in a barista role with cash handling, responsibility in the food and hospitality or equivalent related experience
  • Carries themselves in a friendly, energetic, personable manner and has a passion for great customer service, with a customer-first and quality-focused mentality
  • Should be agile and professional and maintain composure in a fast-paced environment without compromising quality
  • Is able to work well under stress, and be able to multitask effectively without compromising quality
  • Is agile and able to maintain composure in a fast-paced environment.
  • Is an excellent communicator, relating well to customers
  • Is extremely reliable and punctual
  • Has the ability to perform various physical tasks during the work shift

Qualified applicants should submit their cover letter, resume and pay requirements to along with their answers to the following questions to be considered:

  1. What's your favorite coffee beverage and how do you take it?
  2. What is your connection to the gear sold at Neptune?