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Empire Cake
112 8th Ave, Manhattan, NY, United States
Empire Cake hiring Barista in New York, NY

Empire Cake hiring Barista in New York, NY

Empire CakeMore Info

Full Time • Hourly (15 starting rate plus tipss)
Expired: Nov 29, 2019

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1 year

Job Details

The perfect candidate should have the following qualifications:

* A welcoming smile and personality
* Barista skills (not just Starbucks-level coffee skills). We feature Stumptown coffee and a La Marzocco machine, and candidates should have experience with both manual espresso machines and manually-adjusted grinders.
* Strong counter experience. This position involves mostly serving baked goods to customers and taking cake & other orders.
* A patient and friendly attitude with customers, even demanding ones.
* Opening/closing experience.
* Good judgment and common sense, and an ability to remain calm under pressure, thrive in a busy environment, and multitask.
* A love of coffee and baked goods.
* Self initiative and a willingness to always help each other.
* A willingness to pitch in and do what needs to be done.
* An ability to work with a team, a big smile, and a good sense of humor

Compensation details

Commuter benefits

Required Skills

Customer service

View Job Description

Desserts, Breakfast / Brunch

Bakery / Patisserie

Empire Cake brings you the best in American baking with a gourmet twist. We feature fresh-baked cakes, cupcakes, cookies, breakfast pastries, brownies and bars, and sophisticated versions of classic snack treats, including our own “twinkies,” “snowballs” and Swiss rolls.

Our custom-designed cakes range from traditional tiered wedding cakes to one-of-a-kind creations for birthdays and other celebrations, corporate events and promotions, and advertising and fashion editorials. Our popular window displays looking out onto 8th Avenue feature our latest fondant creations, and inside the bakery you’ll find other examples of our custom-designed cakes for every occasion. Our cake consultants can help you build your dream cake for any of life’s celebrations, large or small.

Everything served at Empire Cake is made fresh daily on the premises using the finest ingredients.