Barista - Full time and Part Time

Blockhouse Coffee & Kitchen is hiring full time and part time baristas. Previous Barista experience preferred, but not required

Job description: Blockhouse Coffee & Kitchen is a specialty coffee shop and cafe focusing on serving great coffee, pastries, and food in the suburbs of Richmond. We proudly serve customers from Rosenberg, Richmond, Sugar Land, and Katy, and we are looking for baristas who value customer service & hospitality just as much as a great cup of coffee. 

As a barista for BHCK, your primary responsibilities are to open/close the cafe, brew and prepare great coffee, clean all areas of the cafe, restock, prep in-house made syrups and pastries, and be open to working in the Kitchen preparing food items as well. Our culture is built around hospitality, so anyone interested in a position with BHCK should be comfortable not only taking an order but ensuring we go above and beyond to offer a great experience. We do all of these items while educating our customers about specialty coffee. We hire based on personality first, not experience or knowledge.

Salary: Starting Pay is $9.00 per hour + Tips

Benefits: We strive to ensure every barista, unless requested otherwise, gets at least two days off per week. We are flexible with scheduling and do our best to ensure requests for time off are granted with enough prior communication. We also strive to offer consistent schedule that only change when other barista's request time off. 

Baristas will earn a minimum base pay of $9.00 per hour plus tips which are split amongst the team based on the amount of hours you work. Overtime is granted on an as-needed basis. 

On top of these items, baristas interested in learning more about business, coffee and food are encouraged to seek further education. Baristas in good-standing who have been with BHCK for at least one year are considered eligible to seek further coffee education (SCA Certifications) and experience with assistance from BHCK. 

In addition, BHCK is interested in professional baristas who are thinking long-term about being a part of a growth concept. We have further plans to open new locations in the suburbs, so members of the BHCK family could be eligible for advancement and taking part of opening new cafes. This includes participating in bar design, food & coffee offerings, etc..

Contact Person: Marianne Alfaro