The Salthill Hotel have an exciting opportunity for a passionate and experienced Barista to join a dedicated F&B team
Job title: Barista
Reporting to: F&B Manager
Location: Salthill Hotel, The Promenade, Salthill, Co. Galway, H91 DD4V
Type of employment: full time, permanent
Eligibility: must be eligible to work in Ireland
The successful candidate will be enthusiastic and outgoing, be an excellent communicator, be flexible and most importantly, be a friendly and cooperative person that enjoys working within a busy team. Previous coffee experience and catering/ hospitality experience is essential. The position also involves other retail duties with plenty of customer interaction.
Summary of key activities
- Crafting great coffee, ensuring that espresso shots and milk are prepared to a consistently high standard
- Keeping the work area clean, tidy and well stocked
- Maintain a calm demeanor in this fast-paced environment whilst working cohesively with your team and creating a positive, fun and efficient environment.
- Taking pride in delivering a first class service.
- Effectively controlling the flow of customers and orders throughout service.
- Dealing with any customer queries in an appropriate manner.
- Responsibility for accurate management of all transactions during service.
- Prepare and assist with food preparation.
- Ensure the regular and systematic cleaning of the coffee machine and equipment, ensuring that hygiene and food safety standards are adhered to.
- Place product orders with agreed suppliers on a daily / weekly basis.
- To adhere to specifications, standards and procedures while at work
Experience and skills
- Existing experience working in a fast-paced hospitality environment as a barista
- Good presentation and attention to detail
- Clean and organised
- Excellent customer service
- Passion and a real interest in quality coffee
- Fluent in English
The 4-star Salthill hotel is located on the Salthill Promenade with gorgeous views of the Galway Bay. The Salthill hotel is a popular venue for weddings and events and the perfect hotel for a long weekend exploring Galway City and the beautiful Salthill. The hotel has 2 restaurants and a popular bar, with a newly added café space perfect for a hot drink and a quick bite to eat. The Salthill hotel is one of 3 Byrne Hotel Group hotels located in Galway.
The Byrne Hotel Group is a unique collection of family owned hotels and guests houses in Galway, Dublin and the UK offering Irish Hospitality at its best. When you join the Byrne hotel group you join a dedicated team who have a strong focus on providing an exceptional guest experience. We are committed to providing training and support for our employees while fostering a culture of professional excellence. The Byrne Hotel Group offer our employees the opportunity to develop their talent and grow their career through opportunities across the group. We pride ourselves on building strong teams and a supportive working environment for our employees.
Byrne Hotel Group is an equal opportunities employer.