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1549 El Prado • San Diego, CA

The Prado is a full service restaurant serving lunch and dinner Tuesday-Sunday. Located in the heart of Balboa Park, The Prado offers signature Latin-American cuisine, craft cocktails and an extensive wine list.

Barista

Responsibilities

  • Greet and acknowledge every Guest with a friendly smile
  • Guide Guests through drink selections demonstrating thorough knowledge of all products and suggest items that might appeal to them
  • Prepare and serve hot or cold beverages, such as coffee, espresso drinks, blended coffees or teas in accordance with recipes
  • Deliver drinks and food in a timely manner while providing friendly and attentive service
  • Respond promptly to Guest requests in a polite and professional fashion
  • Process payments including credit card and cash transactions using the POS system
  • Balance cash register at the start and close of each shift
  • Arrange pastries, products, equipment and any self-service areas into attractive and functional displays to company pars
  • Ensure cleanliness of display cases, equipment, floors and countertops at all times
  • Monitor inventory and restock regularly to remain prepared for high volume periods
  • Comply with established safety and sanitation standards
  • Adhere to company policies and standard procedures

Qualifications

  • Able to work in a high energy and fast paced work environment
  • Able to perform quality work efficiently with minimal supervision
  • Requires a good sense of prioritization and organizational skills
  • Able to multi-task while maintaining a sense of urgency
  • Accuracy and high attention to detail
  • Able to project a friendly and helpful attitude
  • Able to work as part of a Team
  • Demonstrate honesty and integrity
  • Must be dependable and timely
  • Able to work a flexible schedule
  • Weekends, holidays and evenings required
  • High standard of personal appearance and hygiene
  • Possess a clear understanding of weights and measures
  • Possess knowledge of safe food-handling, sanitary kitchen conditions and proper hand washing techniques
  • Must be well schooled in the use of grinders, espresso machines, and other tools necessary to make coffee and espresso drinks
  • Ability to multi-task, as a Barista you will be preparing more than one drink at a time while also fulfilling food orders and running a cash register, so multitasking is key to this position.

Skills

  • Food Handlers card required
  • Able to lift 30-50 lbs.
  • Able to stand, walk, lift, twist and bend for up to 8 hours a day
  • Able to climb stairs while carrying 15-30 lbs.

Shift

  • AM/PM Shift
  • Part-time

Experience Level

  • 1 - 2 years