Barista

Website Sunday River Ski Resort

Looking for a new job opportunity at a ski resort? Sunday River Ski Resort in Newry, ME is currently recruiting for a Barista position. Join our team and be a part of the excitement at one of the top ski resorts in the Northeast. As a Barista, you will have the opportunity to work with a dynamic team and serve up delicious beverages to our guests. If you are passionate about customer service and have a love for the outdoors, this could be the perfect job for you. Apply now to join the Sunday River Ski Resort team in Newry, ME as a Barista.

What are the Duties & Responsibilities

  • Maintain a high level of guest service and offer assistance with drink choices if needed
  • Answer questions, take payments, and prepare all beverages ordered in a timely manner
  • Maintain a clean and organized workspace at all times and operate under Maine state health code requirements
  • Restock throughout the day during slower periods
  • Complete end-of-day cleanup and prep for the next day
  • Maintain inventory of items used and provide updates of low stock for weekly orders
  • Maintain comfort with point of sales computer system and accurately take payments and orders
  • Be observant, with a keen ability to plan multiple steps ahead and be attentive to all details
  • Complete daily set-up, stocking, tear-down, and sanitization of outlet
  • Complete opening and closing shift duties, cashouts, managing cash drawer, and sidework
  • Be able to inform guests of the menu choices at other mountain restaurants, promote area activities and be able to answer general knowledge questions involving the resort
  • Constantly communicate with the Manager in regards to any and all supply needs
  • Assist with bar inventory counts once a month
  • Communicate maintenance and repairs as needed for FOH in order for bar and/or dining room to be presentable and in working order for all guests
  • Communicate frequently with BOH.
  • Responsible for operating the FOH within the guidelines outlined in the Boyne Brand Standard Audit
  • Assist outside of outlet at times of high volume

Q: What qualities or experiences are preferred for a successful barista at Sunday River?

A: Sunday River is looking for baristas who have a positive attitude, great customer service skills, and a desire to work with people.

The position can be intense and high-stress during peak volume, so it is important to have the ability to multitask and maintain an upbeat, positive attitude at all times. Previous experience in a customer facing role is preferred, but not required.

Q: What are the physical requirements for this position?

A: The position requires the ability to stand for long periods of time and the ability to push, pull, and lift up to 50 pounds. Baristas may also be required to assist outside of the outlet at times of high volume.

Q: What are the working hours for this position?

A: The shifts for this position are both days and nights and include weekends and holidays.

Extra or longer shifts may be needed during periods of extremely heavy business, such as Christmas week and President’s week.

Conclusion: If you are passionate about providing excellent customer service and enjoy working in a fast-paced environment, the barista position at Sunday River may be the perfect fit for you.

With the opportunity to learn and perfect your skills in preparing classic Italian espresso drinks and modern hot and cold brew coffee drinks, as well as the chance to interact with and remember the preferences of repeat customers, this role offers a unique and rewarding experience. Plus, with the added benefit of earning tips based on your interactions with customers and the quality of the products you serve.

This job can be both fulfilling and financially rewarding. Do not hesitate to apply for this exciting opportunity to be a part of the Sunday River team.