Sage Restaurant Group Barista in Portland, Oregon
The AC Hotel Portland Downtown is located blocks from Portland’s vibrant city center and Waterfront Park. We are looking for a full time Barista. When you come to work at the AC you become a member of a tight-knit crew of very supportive people. Team work is a major component in our hotel, if you like to have a voice and see the effects of your hard work this is the place for you. The AC brand is known for its modern design and approach to hospitality and we need energetic people to help meet that standard.
Our ideal teammate:
Can work efficiently without close supervision
Able to lift 30lbs bend and twist on a regular basis
Has a great attitude
If this describes you, we want you on our team!
Our perks and benefits include:
Short term disability
Long term disability
Flexible spending accounts
401(k) – company matching
Employee assistance program
Food and beverage discount
Non-slip shoe program
Local & National promotions/transfers
We are proud to be an EEO/AA employer M/F/Disabled/Veterans. We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing.
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.
Dealing with Ambiguity
Can effectively cope with change; can shift gears comfortably; can decide and act without having the total picture; isn’t upset when things are up in the air; doesn’t have to finish things before moving on; can comfortably handle risk and uncertainty.
Genuinely cares about people; is concerned about their work and non-work problems; is available and ready to help; is sympathetic to the plight of others not as fortunate; demonstrates real empathy with the joys and pain of others.
Is cool under pressure; does not become defensive or irritated when times are tough; is considered mature; can be counted on to hold things together during tough times; can handle stress; is not knocked off balance by the unexpected; doesn’t show frustration when resisted or blocked; is a settling influence in a crisis.
Relates well to all kinds of people – up, down, and sideways, inside and outside the organization; builds appropriate rapport; builds constructive and effective relationships; uses diplomacy and tact; can defuse even high-tension situations comfortably.
Must have excellent customer service skills.
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee 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
High school education or equivalent experience.
Previous experience in a customer service role strongly preferred.
Chemicals/Agents: Bleach, Lime Away, grease cutter, all purpose, floor cleaners
Protective Clothing: Hair restraint/hat, gloves, apron and safety shoes as required by State
Knife, cutting board, toaster, slicer, blenders, coffee and espresso machines
Standard restaurant equipment including but not limited to coffee machines, ice machines, toasters and beverage dispensers. Broom, mop, vacuum and carpet shampooer. Continual exposure to hazardous chemicals used for cleaning.
Physically strenuous -prolonged standing, walking, lifting and carrying throughout entire shift in indoor environment.
Full Time - Regular