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Sage Hospitality Group Barista in Portland, Oregon

Why us?

We are looking for a new AM Barista (Part-Time) for The Hotel Zags. Stylish, inviting, and convenient to lively local attractions, The Hotel Zags is an oasis all its own, offering a hospitality experience enlivened by natural beauty and the quirky culture of the city around it. Boutique in size and independent in nature, The Hotel Zags is located in the Fountain District, a hidden gem of Portland's downtown district.

From its vibrant color schemes, modern furnishings, and large picture windows that perfectly frame views of the city and the hotel’s courtyard, the hotel brings the outdoors inside. Designed with stone-covered walkways, the hotel entrance is also framed by a Living Wall robust with plant life to mirror the nearby Columbia River Gorge. Though the property has a style and energy all its own, The Hotel Zags is all about the city around it.

Job Overview

The Barista is the foundation of the café. The Barista is responsible for honoring each and every customer by providing excellent customer service and a high-quality product. The Barista is a true professional that displays a positive attitude at all times to ensure the return of our customers who are the reason for our business.

Responsibilities

  • Develops enthusiastically satisfied customers all of the time.

  • Provides quality beverages consistently for all customers

  • Maintains Quality store operations

  • Contributes to store profitability

  • Takes responsibility to learn all aspects of the barista position

Qualifications

Education/Formal Training

High school education or equivalent experience.

Experience

Previous experience in a customer service role strongly preferred.

Knowledge/Skills

  • Must have excellent customer service skills.

Physical Demands

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an associate to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • Must be able to hear timers and coordinate with other baristas.

  • Must be able to check food quality and read production charts/recipes.

  • Ability to interact with guests in a positive, hospitable manner.

  • Must be able to use the cash register/collect money with accuracy.

  • Ability to work independently and prioritize tasks.

  • Ability to read, write, and communicate in English.

  • Position regularly involves lifting product cases weighing up to 70 lbs.

  • Pushing and pulling carts is required. Regular bending to lift items and supplies. No kneeling.

  • Mobility - regularly moves all around the coffee shop. Continuous standing

Environment

Physically strenuous -prolonged standing, walking, lifting and carrying throughout entire shift in indoor environment.

Benefits

The Hotel Zags is certified Gold for Sustainability at Work. As one of Oregon’s Healthiest Employers, The Hotel Zags offers perks that are comparable to progressive employers.

  • Paid time off for sick time

  • Eligible to participate in the Company’s 401(k) program with employer matching

  • Employee Assistance Program

  • Great discounts on Hotels, Restaurants, and much more.

Bold. Bright. Caring. Energetic. Driven. Strategic. Daring. To deliver the type of outstanding experience we aim to provide our guests, we need remarkable individuals who are passionate and committed to making a difference. If this sounds like you, then explore the career positions at The Hotel Zags that await you.

ID: 2024-21804

Position Type: Regular Part-Time

Property : The Hotel Zags

Outlet: Restaurant

Category: Restaurant Operations

Address : 515 SW Clay St

City : Portland

State : Oregon

EOE Protected Veterans/Disability

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