Jobs at Victrola Coffee

When you walk into one of our cafés, chances are you'll feel right at home. Sensing the heartbeat of our neighborhoods, we provide a safe and welcoming place for all. Through conversation with our producers and the warmth of our vibrant community, we’re constantly learning, absorbing, re-creating, and giving back. As a small but significant contributor to the industry, we’re humbled and thrilled about the opportunity to share our coffees with new guests. If you love people and love working with coffee, let's chat and see if there is a fit.

Below are positions we have open currently. Please contact us with any questions at jobs@victrolacoffee.com

 

We are hiring a Café Manager for our new location at 3rd & Pine!

We think everyone should have great coffee, so with the addition of Victrola at 3rd & Pine, we're looking for a dynamic, experienced leader to excite a brand new audience. 

Summary: The Café Manager is responsible to provide leadership and management of one or more retail stores. 

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Create an exciting coffee experience for every guest
  • Lead and direct daily café operations 
  • Serve as a voice and representative of Victrola
  • Ensure café employees are competent and comfortable to share about coffees
  • Manage and monitor all cash handling procedures
  • Manage orders, inventory, retail displays, and product movement 
  • Schedule employees and ensure assigned duties are completed effectively 
  • Maintain the highest standards of café cleanliness at all times 
  • Ensure café equipment is routinely cleaned and properly maintained
  • Regularly hold meetings for café personnel
  • Cup coffees regularly to ensure a fresh appeal 
  • Attend regular meetings with regional manager and other retail café managers
  • Work with wholesale and marketing teams to establish integral store model

Qualifications:

  • Proven curiosity about coffee
  • Working knowledge of coffee origins, processing methods, and extraction techniques
  • Able to taste and describe flavor notes 
  • Genuine, knowledgable, adaptable, and professional in customer service interactions
  • Proficient in Victrola’s coffee preparation and presentation standards
  • Able to teach and train others in all aspects of the barista role
  • Strong communication skills with customers, co-workers, and neighboring community 
  • Demonstrated ability to manage people effectively
  • Shows attentiveness to detail 
  • Able to multi-task calmly and effectively
  • Willing to receive constructive feedback and continuously improve
  • Possesses understanding of coffee brewing equipment and basic troubleshooting techniques

Interested? Send a cover letter and resume to jobs@victrolacoffee.com  

 

We are also hiring Baristas for our new location at 3rd & Pine!

As a barista at Victrola Coffee, you will: 

  • ‘dial in’ espresso and brewed coffee offerings to parameters and to taste;
  • steam milk to a uniform micro-foam consistency and present beverages with exceptional care and creativity; 
  • serve a wide variety of guests an ever-changing menu of single origin coffees; 
  • stay familiar with our coffees and knowledgeably communicate with customers about them; 
  • work with other talented baristas in a fast-paced environment where efficiency, fluid communication, and team dynamics are critical to success; 
  • wash dishes, mop floors, count money, clean milk drains, wipe up after other people, and other tasks like these; 
  • participate in ongoing coffee trainings, staff cuppings, and regular store meetings;  
  • be part of a small, growing company with opportunity to contribute value to its future success. 

We prefer candidates with 2 or more years of specialty coffee barista experience. 

Interested? Send a cover letter and resume to jobs@victrolacoffee.com