TASTE is a locally owned gourmet sandwich and specialty retail shop that strives to provide The Good Life to both our staff and community. A Drinkbar Manager needs to emit and uphold our core values of being hospitable, a team player, and better every day. We are looking for a detail focused person with a passion for cultivating a better community through The Good Life.
Responsibilities and duties include receiving and ordering product, inventory maintenance, and most importantly, mentoring a staff of rising stars. The right person would be focusing on our Drinkbar; serving specialty coffees, smoothies, juices and pastries with the ability and drive to provide aid in all aspects of store management.
The Drinkbar Manager will be working closely in conjunction with the General Manager to ensure smooth business operations.
The Drinkbar is staffed by Baristas and Sales Associates. Staff are responsible for preparing and serving all products with friendly, individualized attention towards each guest, while also educating customers about our coffees, teas, juices, smoothies, wine and beer. Working in the Drinkbar you will enhance the guest's experience by:
-Following drink recipes and procedures to proficiently prepare coffee drinks and blended beverages, while maintaining consistent product standards
-Following food recipes and procedures to proficiently prepare sandwiches, wraps, salads and other light fare while maintaining consistent product standards
-Following procedures for food ingredient prep and storage
-Developing an understanding of the various types of coffees, blends and roasts, and varieties of tea products
-Greeting all customers quickly and politely, and developing a rapport by learning their names, favorite drinks and food items
-Verbally receiving and calling back customer orders in a friendly manner, while accurately ringing sales orders through the register
-Weighing, grinding and packaging coffee, and also selling and serving baked goods and miscellaneous food items
-Cleaning and maintaining cleanliness of Coffeehouse/Drinkbar before, during and after business hours
-Must have reliable transportation
-Must be able to stand for long periods of time, with constant moving, bending, lifting, reaching and turning during all shifts
Want to learn new skills and work for one of Coastal Virginia's leading, family owned businesses?
If you are . . .
• Honest and dependable
• Detail oriented and very organized
• Eager to learn and care about your Team
• Friendly and upbeat
And you . . .
• Are a good communicator
• Enjoy serving others and lead by example
• Maintain calm in a busy atmosphere
• Take initiative to solve problems
• Take pride in a job well-done
TASTE offers. . .
• Tips and a 35% employee discount
• Ability to learn about the specialty food business
• Quality restaurant environment with no late nights!
• Servant leadership, open doors and open book finance
If this sounds like a good fit, please complete an online application today.