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Barista in Omaha at Follett

Date Posted: 1/28/2018

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Job Description

The Barista is responsible for assisting customers and providing a great customer service. The Barista must be a quick learner with the ability to remember ingredients, prepare quality beverages, and fill customer orders. The associate must have the ability to greet customers, build relationships, and work effectively in a team environment.


This position also requires the ability to keep and maintain a clean and sanitary work environment. Respond to customer concerns and requests, and ensure all bookstore property and personnel are secure.


Key Areas of Responsibility:



  • Prepares quality beverages, whole bean, and food products consistently for all customers by adhering to all recipe and presentation standards. Also, follow health, safety and sanitation guidelines for all products. 

  • Acts with integrity, honesty and knowledge that promote the culture, values and mission of Follett Starbucks Cafe. 

  • Maintains a calm demeanor during periods of high volume or unusual events to keep store operating to standard, and set a positive example for the shift team. 

  • Anticipates customer and store needs by constantly evaluating environment and customers for cues.

  • Communicates information to manager so that the team can respond as necessary to create a quality customer environment during each shift. 

  • Maintains regular and punctual attendance. 

  • Follows Starbucks operational policies and procedures, including safety and security, to ensure the safety of all partners during each shift. 

  • Delivers legendary customer service to all customers by acting with a customer comes first attitude by building relationships and connecting with the customer. 

  • Discovers and responds to customer needs in a timely manner.

  • Stocks products and maintains shelves/stock, organize and arrange books and merchandise as appropriate. 

  • Lift and carry boxes, books, and other merchandise.


 

Job Requirements

* 1+ years previous Barista / food service experience required

* High School Degree or equivalent

* Food handlers certificate

* Ability to stand for up to two or more hours at any given time

* Ability to safely operate coffee equipment as necessary

* Previous experience in a coffee shop, café environment (preferred)

* Detail-orientation in performing accurate transactions

* Self-motivated and multi-tasks with minimal supervision

* Proactively meets both internal and external customer needs

* Effective work methods and consistently meets commitments 

* Effective communication skills-- clear, concise and positive

* Willingness to work a flexible schedule including evening and weekend hours