Barista / Cafe All Rounder | Global Corporate Client | CBD

Job Title: Barista / Cafe All Rounder | Global Corporate Client | CBD
Contract Type: Contract
Location: CBD
Salary: HIGA | $26.93 - $37.70
Reference: CAFECBD
Contact Name: Natalie Keon
Job Published: January 21, 2020 08:04

Job Description

As a leading international law firm headquartered in Asia and recognised as one of the world’s most innovative law firms, our client offers a different perspective to commercial thinking and the client experience. With access to a global platform, a team of over 2000 lawyers in 27 locations around the world, they work with clients to help them understand local challenges, navigate through regional complexity, and to find commercial solutions that deliver a competitive advantage for their clients.

We are looking for an energetic Café Assistant/Barista to join our dynamic Hospitality team in Sydney.  

This role is offered as a 12 month contract and will be responsible for the afternoon shift Monday - Thursday 12:45pm – 8:15pm, and Friday 10:00am – 6:00pm.


The role

In this role you will be assisting with the café's daily activities, providing excellent service, outstanding coffee and maintaining the professional image of the firm at all times.  This will include:

  • Preparing a wide variety of coffee to the highest industry standards;

  • Providing a high level service of food, beverage service with a prompt, professional and friendly manner;

  • Maintaining the hygiene and stock of kitchen and café area and ensure that they are clean and tidy at all times. Includes cleaning and maintaining coffee machines, fridges and display cabinets etc.;

  • Accepting and packing away deliveries of stock; stock rotation;

  • Ensuring all equipment is cleaned and well maintained;

  • Managing the after-hours meal service; and

  • Other duties as requested by Cafe Supervisor and/or Head Chef such as staff drinks and corporate functions.


The requirements 

  • Exceptional Barista skills with experience in high volumes and fast turnarounds

  • Previous experience working in a Café environment

  • Responsible Service of Alcohol

  • Food Handling Certificate

  • Waiting experience

  • Excellent communication skills and a customer focussed attitude

  • Experience in stock control and food handling and storage

  • Ability to work unsupervised

  • Flexibility


What you receive

  • Market leading work for premium clients

  • Formal and informal flexible working

  • Support for working parents including emergency childcare

  • Comprehensive wellbeing program including gym memberships, flu vaccinations, skin checks, discounts on health, general insurance and other products and services

  • Swap pay for leave and Time in Lieu

  • Mobility around our network when opportunities arise

  • Commitment to gender pay equity



Top Shelf Recruitment, formerly BENCHMARQUE, is your best practice staffing solutions provider. We assist with sourcing & training high calibre hospitality staff, giving you more time to focus on running your venue. Working exclusively in hospitality, events & hotel sectors with high retention rates in an ever changing and demanding industry.

Our management team has extensive experience in all sectors of the hospitality, human resources and recruitment industries.  

We pride ourselves in recruiting the highest quality candidates and working to professionally develop & support them to have long term, sustainable, satisfying & rewarding careers in hospitality.


Please note only suitable candidates will be contacted!


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