Gather Thrift and Café is seeking skilled and customer-oriented employees to join our team in the Café and Thrift Store.
As a Barista, the team member will be preparing and serving a variety of coffee drinks, teas, smoothies, other beverages, and a variety of food items to customers. The ideal candidate should have excellent communication skills, be friendly and outgoing, and able to work in a fast-paced environment.
• Prepare and serve a variety of coffee drinks, teas, smoothies, other beverages, and food items to customers.
• Operate coffee and food equipment, including espresso machines, grinders, and brewers, convection oven, blenders, and toaster oven.
• Ensure the quality and consistency of food and beverages, including the correct proportions of ingredients, temperature, and presentation.
• Maintain cleanliness and organization of the coffee bar and work area.
• Follow food and beverage safety and sanitation procedures.
• Provide exceptional customer service, engage with customers, and make recommendations.
Thrift responsibilities include assisting customers in a thrift store environment. Their primary responsibilities include:
• Customer Service: Thrift employees are responsible for greeting customers, providing assistance, and ensuring that they have an enjoyable shopping experience.
• Sorting and Displaying Merchandise: Thrift employees sort through donated items to determine which items can be sold. They organize and display merchandise on the sales floor.
• Pricing Items: Thrift employees determine the prices of items based on their condition and market value. They must have a good understanding of the products they sell to ensure that they are priced accurately.
• Operating Cash Registers: Thrift employees handle cash and credit card transactions using cash registers and POS systems. They must accurately process payments and provide receipts to customers.
• Maintaining Cleanliness and Safety: Thrift employees are responsible for keeping the store clean and safe. This includes ensuring that aisles are clear, floors are clean, and merchandise is properly stored.
• Donor Relations: Thrift employees interact with donors who bring in donated items. They must maintain positive relationships with donors and provide them with receipts for tax purposes.
• Overall, thrift employees play an essential role in ensuring that thrift stores run efficiently and provide customers with a positive shopping experience.
• Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
• Ability to work in a fast-paced environment and multi-task.
• Strong attention to detail and organizational skills.
• Ability to work flexible hours, including nights and weekends.
• Ability to stand for extended periods and lift up to 25 pounds.
If you are passionate about thrift stores and coffee and enjoy providing excellent customer service, we encourage you to apply for this exciting opportunity.