Barista

Books-A-Million, Inc. Abilene , TX 79601

Posted 2 weeks ago

Job Description:

Under the direction of the Caf Manager, the barista performs a variety of tasks specific to the successful operation the Caf following the prescribed guidelines for service.

Role and Responsibilities

  • During the majority of the shift, this is an independent position with back-up provided on an as-needed basis.

  • Operation of the Caf equipment and prepare coffee, specialty drinks, ice cream, and baked and prepared goods.

  • Maintain a clean environment within local, state, and federal sanitation guidelines.

  • Complete on-going, daily and weekly cleaning of food surfaces, machinery and utensils, and customer areas.

  • Provide a clean workplace which includes following various cleaning checklists

  • Stock and merchandise caf in accordance with company policies and procedures, maintaining a straight, organized and clean shopping environment.

  • Greet customers entering the store and caf and provide exceptional customer service on each transaction.

  • Successfully promote all POS initiatives and company programs including, but not limited to promotional drinks, LTO items, discount cards, magazine sales, pre-sale vouchers, and donation programs.

  • Balance cash drawer following each shift within allowable variances as identified in the Loss Prevention Policy.

  • Perform preventative maintenance on all equipment weekly as outlined in the Communication Binder.

  • Assist the bookstore as needed.

Job Requirements

Preferred Skills

  • Strong verbal and written communication skills.

  • Ability to multi-task.

  • Ability to learn and operate multiple caf machines, including, but not limited to blenders, ovens, espresso machines, and cash registers.

  • Demonstrated customer service skills.

  • Cash handling skills.

Physical and Environmental Requirements

  • Must be able to stand for extended periods of time.

  • Must be able to operate a computer or register.

  • Must be able to use hands/arms to operate machinery, telephone and for repetitive motion activities.

  • Must be able to lift/push objects up to 15 lbs. on a regular basis and up to 25 lbs. on a periodic basis with or without assistance.

  • Must be able to communicate using speech, sight, and sound with or without assistive device.

  • Must be able to stand, walk, stoop, bend, twist, crouch, or reach while performing daily activities of the job.

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