Jobs at Nossa Familia Coffee

Thank you for your interest in a position at Nossa Familia Coffee! We look for motivated, self-sufficient team players who are passionate about coffee, community, and a positive work environment. We deliver exceptional family-traded coffee to conscientious customers. Here at Nossa Familia, we take pride in our core values:

  • ABMF (Always Be Making Friends) - Strangers are simply friends we haven't made yet! We seek new connections & look for the win-win in every situation.
  • Build Trust - We act with honesty and integrity, and strive to be a reliable source of knowledge and support.
  • Live Fully!We believe everyone should live life to the fullest - doing meaningful work, having fun, and working on personal growth.
  • CareWe show care throughout our Full Cycle of coffee: caring for each other, our local community, customers, farmers, and delivering exceptional coffee.
  • Entrepreneurial Spirit - We treat challenges as opportunities. We problem-solve and work creatively to get things done.

We seek team members who share our values and want to help us fulfill our purpose: to build positive relationships locally and globally. Our standout team is essential in our goals to deliver exceptional farm-direct & family-trade coffee, and to create a great coffee company that helps make the world a better place. We are proud to be Oregon's first Certified B Corporation coffee roaster, and we take our commitment to sustainability, social responsibility and environmental stewardship seriously.

Feel free to reach out to us at general@nossacoffee.com with general interest and inquiries.

We are currently hiring for:

Multiple Baristas for Multiple Locations

Classification: Hourly, non-exempt
Anticipated Hours: 20 - 35+/week
Wage: $11.25+tips
Benefits: Retirement, PTO, health care, supplemental/dental pre-tax, paid holidays, alternative commuting benefits, paid parental leave, paid volunteer hours, free coffee, fun team outings

Nossa Familia Coffee is looking for a motivated, self-sufficient team player who is passionate about coffee, community, and a positive work environment. We are seeking out 2-3 part and full time applicants for multiple locations throughout the Portland Metro Area including: Our new full-service cafe at SE 3rd and Clay (minor food prep work will be required), and our shiny new Espresso Bar location at NW 13th and Lovejoy!

As a Barista, your job will include:

  • Producing the best coffee drinks in town!
  • Wow-ing the customer with perfectly-extracted espresso, perfectly-textured milk, and beautiful latte art.
  • Being excitable and personable when interacting with our customers. We ONLY want the friendliest baristas in town!
  • Being knowledgeable (or teachable), and excited to educate our customers.
  • Being diligent in accurately processing transactions.
  • Willingness to work up to 9 hours per day (typical days will be in the 4-8 hour range)
  • Ability to lift 50lbs (infrequently)
  • Ability to remain standing and stationary for extended periods of time
  • Other duties as directed by supervisors and manager

Applicant expectations:

  • Passion for specialty coffee, community, sustainability, and Nossa Familia's business as whole.
  • Barista experience highly preferred, but we are willing to train the right person
  • Proficient in making quick decisions, critical thinking, and a sense of independence in the workplace
  • Pride in quality of product, quality of service, and cleanliness of environment--unwavering in this regard.
  • Highly professional and organized.
  • Able to follow directions and comfortable with accountability.
  • Driver's license and clean driving record may be necessary.

Note, there is limited (2 hour) parking at SE 3rd & Clay, and paid parking at the Pearl District Location - applicants are encouraged to bike commute or use public transit.

Applicants are REQUIRED to submit a resume and complete the following personality assessment at http://erep.com/e/40368/job/. Applications without both will be IMMEDIATELY discarded. Any cover letter should EXPLICITLY address the barista position.

Any questions should be directed to general at nossacoffee.com. Apply on Poached