Assistant Barista

  • Boston, Massachusetts, United States

Assistant Barista

Job description

The LeanBox/Grind team is looking for an experienced  Barista for an on site, managed cafe within one of our client locations!  


This is a full-time position for  the mornings and/or afternoons. The  Barista will work directly with the Lead Barista at this site and act as the support person to the Lead Barista. 


Candidates should be experienced, customer focused, action oriented and organized with good listening and verbal communication skills.  


Assistant Barista Job Responsibilities/Duties Include:


  • Preparing coffee drinks by following recipes and preparation techniques

  • Ability to educate customers by presenting and explaining the coffee drink options while answering their questions

  • Utilizing coffee grinding and brewing equipment to create desired beverages, explaining differences in coffee beans and coffee preparation machines, demonstrating how brewing equipment operates

  • Generating excitement for coffee program by taking feedback and providing it to Lead Barista and management

  • Maintaining inventories by replenishing coffee bean and keg supply

  • Keeping equipment functioning by following operating instructions, troubleshooting breakdowns, maintaining supplies, assist with performing preventive maintenance and calling for repairs

  • Maintaining a safe and clean work environment by following organization standards and sanitation regulations

  • Assisting Lead Barista with ordering and inventory management while acting as a support for breaks and time off