Barista

  • Job Reference: compass/TP/16802/63399AK
  • Date Posted: 19 November 2019
  • Employer: Compass Group Plc
  • Website: https://www.compass-group.co.uk/
  • Location: Reading
  • Salary: £10.00 Per Hour
  • Bonus/Benefits: Up to 10.00 Per Hour
  • Sector: Hospitality & Tourism
  • Job Type: Full Time

Job Description

Barista

Looking for a new opportunity as a Barista? A step towards your new career? Or maybe you want to move up a level and take on more responsibility?

Look no further as we have an exciting opportunity for an experienced, multi-talented and highly skilled Barista to provide the highest level of customer service to clients and customers in a coffee service environment. The right candidate will strive to grasp every opportunity to up-sell, by ensuring maximum sales are achieved through promotional activity and product knowledge.

Package description
  • £10.00 per hour. 35 hours per week.
  • The opportunity of joining the Compass pension and share scheme
  • Discounts at various high street stores
Main responsibilities

The successful Barista will be responsible for the following:

  • Taking orders and payments whilst assembling customer orders which may include food and drink
  • Efficiently preparing and serving customers' barista prepared drinks to brand standards
  • Ensure espresso is dialled in to recipe standards
  • Always serve appropriate drinks with latte art
  • Maintain standards of cleanliness at your work station, ensuring opening and closing checklists are followed at all times
  • Ensure the coffee area is stocked and ready for busy service periods
  • Understand how to complete grind and dose checks on your grinder and espresso machine
  • Follow stock management procedures for coffee, milk and all other drink ingredients
Ideal candidate

 

Essential

  • Hunger and desire to grow and develop along the barista career journey
  • You care about quality and have passion for delivering exceptional service that is relevant to each customer
  • You can multitask, working in rhythm and sequence with a team
  • You stay calm under pressure and show initiative when you see something that needs to get done

Desirable

  • Experience working in a hospitality environment

 

About the company

Eurest prides itself on creating contemporary foodservice solutions from the tea-room to the boardroom - and everything in between - for business and workplace industry clients.

We bring exceptional culinary creativity and flair, style and hospitality to employee restaurants, cafés and executive dining rooms.