Barista

Park City Desserts
Job Overview

Barista

Park City Desserts is a family owned niche coffee and dessert shop. We are now hiring baristas, desserts lovers, cashiers/helpers, bakers. We cater to GF, vegan, paleo and keto customers. Located in the heart of historic main street, Park City. Meet fun travelers, check out the fun events & concerts in the building. Bonus options at the end of the season, high pay for experienced staff, later night schedule if needed for Fridays and Saturdays.

Barista Job Responsibilities:

  • Promotes coffee & treat consumption by educating customers; selling coffee and coffee grinding and brewing equipment, accessories, and supplies; preparing and serving a variety of coffee drinks, along with pastries, desserts. 
  • Welcomes customers by determining their coffee/food interests and needs.
  • Educates customers by presenting and explaining the coffee, drink and dessert menu; answering questions.
  • Identifies what is to be accomplished in the shop and communicated needs with management. 
  • Prepares and sells coffee drinks by following prescribed recipes and preparation techniques for coffee drinks, such as, espresso, espresso lingo, caffe latte, and cappuccino, etc.
  • Generates revenues by attracting new customers; defining new and expanded services and products.
  • Maintains inventories by replenishing desserts, coffee bean supply, merchandizing; 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. Must have food handlers permit, and or tips and sips and or management servsafe.
  • 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.
  • Side work, cleaning, restocking, merchandizing is a must. 

At time of hire we will be providing bonus structure and review of benefits. 

Barista Qualifications / Skills:

  • Listening
  • Verbal communication
  • Customer focus
  • Customer service
  • Basic safety
  • People skills
  • Action oriented
  • Organization
  • Selling to customer needs
  • Attendance
  • Client relationships
  • Cleanliness

Education, Experience, and Licensing Requirements:

  • High school diploma, GED, or equivalent preferred
  • Prior café or coffee shop experience a plus
  • Familiarity with telephone, office, and point-of-sale software
  • We are a smaller business and only have 4 slots available, so reach out at 435-922-0059 as soon as possible for an interview.