Experienced Barista

at Fine grind

Date Posted:
14 Aug
Royal Tunbridge Wells, GB
Job Type:
8.5 - 9.5
Salary Type:

An exciting position has opened for an experienced & talented Barista to join our fast growing coffee business in Tunbridge wells, We’re open 7 days a week so you will need to be flexible & able to work weekends.

So who are we?

We are the grizzly bear of coffee ambition……a busy, specialty coffee shop. Working exclusively with the awesome Horsham Coffee Roaster & use cutting edge brewing equipment we pay very close attention to detail in our coffee, drinks & food production, we take a lot of pride in our customer service & our ability to grow & build relationships in the community. Being a small family run business we work very closely with our team day to day, who are hard working, dedicated & committed.

Whats the job? As an experienced professional barista you should be used to working under pressure & able to maintain high standards, cleanliness, consistency & quality in everything you do, attention to detail is the key. Extensive experience in the following would be ideal.- The ability to perfectly texture milk & produce high quality latte art with speed & efficiency.- Extensive coffee knowledge & the ability to dial & extract coffee to specific ratios & recipes & maintain this throughout the day.- Have a broad knowledge of espresso extraction; espresso based drinks & other specialty tea & chocolate-based drinks.- Knowledge & experience in specialty brewing methods re: V60, chemex, aeropress and cold brew.

In addition to the above and most importantly, you will need to be friendly, happy & positive, bring energy & be engaging with the ability to build relationships with our customers and to be able to fit into a small team of chilled out but very positive & hardworking people. Managerial experience & leadership qualities would be greatly beneficial to your application but is not essential, as training will be given for the right person.

What do we offer? A friendly, informal working environment, no uniforms, flexible working patterns, benefits, training & great £PH depending on experience, Great bonus / share options based on participation & commitment. We are small but have very big & exciting plans for the future, you will be instrumental in building this future with us, for you & our team. This is a fantastic opportunity for someone to be a big part of a growing company in an evolving and exciting industry. Position open now. To apply - send your CV & a covering letter to - Matt or James

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: £8.50 to £9.50 /hour