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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.

  • Care - We 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.

Nossa Familia Coffee is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees to learn and grow.

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


Brand Ambassador

Classification: Hourly, Non-exempt
Anticipated Hours: Part Time, 20-30 hours per week (6-10 hours on Saturdays, 16-20 hours during the week)
Application Deadline: March 17, 2019
Anticipated Start Date: April 1, 2019
Wage: $14/hr + tips during Farmers Markets

Benefits: All employees are eligible for Simple IRA retirement, PTO, paid holidays, alternative commuting benefits, paid volunteer hours and free coffee. Full-time employees (27+ hours/week) are eligible for 60% covered health insurance, pre-tax dental and supplemental insurance, paid parental leave, and profit-sharing.

Position Summary: Nossa Familia Coffee is seeking an outstanding Brand Ambassador to join our vibrant Events & Marketing team. This person will be expected to work grocery store demos, catering, sponsored events, and on Saturdays at the PSU Farmers Market. They should have an outgoing and positive attitude, a willingness to share Nossa Familia’s story and mission, and be eager to make connections with current and prospective customers.

Basic Job Requirements:

  • High school diploma or GED.

  • Current Food Handlers’ card & ability to demonstrate safe food handling practices.

  • Able to lift 30-50lb loads and work on your feet for extended periods.

  • Basic math and computer skills, good cash handling skills.

  • Punctuality.

  • Available to work occasional evenings, early mornings, and most Saturdays.

  • Valid driver’s license is a MUST!

  • Comfortable driving, or learning to drive, large delivery vehicles.

  • Willingness to learn to ride our Iced Coffee Cargo Bike for demos & events.

  • While we strive to provide company vehicles for use, a personal vehicle can be helpful, at times. Reimbursement for mileage will be provided.

General Expectations for this position:

  • Superior customer service with an upbeat, outgoing personality, and a desire to ABMF (always be making friends).

  • Ability to uphold a positive attitude and excellent customer orientation even in repetitive, fast-paced or slow-paced service situations.

  • Flexibility and creativity in demanding and stressful situations. Possess an ability to problem-solve and think on your feet. Comfortable with some level of ambiguity or uncertainty.

  • Respectful and effective communication with coworkers, customers, and store or event contacts.

  • Passion for learning about coffee, the coffee industry, and Nossa Familia’s story and values, and the ability to share this effectively with customers.

  • Comfortable working independently.

  • Commitment to ongoing training in coffee knowledge and brewing methods. Experience in the coffee industry is a bonus, but not necessary. A love of coffee is highly desirable!

If the above description is in line with your personality and skills and you would like to be part of our dynamic and growing company, we’d love to hear from you! Please submit a cover letter and resume through Poached job listing. Any questions should be directed to general@nossacoffee.com.


Barista for SE 3rd & Clay


Anticipated Hours : Part-Time 20 - 30 hours / Week
Wage: $12-13.50/hr + tips

Benefits: All employees are eligible for Simple IRA retirement, PTO, paid holidays, alternative commuting benefits, paid volunteer hours and free coffee. Full-time employees (27+ hours/week) are eligible for 60% covered health insurance, pre-tax dental and supplemental insurance, paid parental leave, and profit-sharing.

Functions:

  • Produce the best coffee drinks in town. Wow the customer with perfectly-extracted espresso, perfectly-textured milk, and beautiful latte art.

  • Be authentic and personable when interacting with our customers. We only want the friendliest baristas in town.

  • Be knowledgeable (or teachable) about specialty coffee and excited to educate our customers on flavor and origin.

  • Diligent in accurately processing transactions, handling cash, and multi-tasking.

  • Be held accountable for customer reviews via Yelp and Square.  Generate only 4 and 5 star reviews.

  • Willing to work up to 10 hours per day (typical days will be in the 4-6 hour range.)

  • Willing to work any day of the week. (This location is closed on Sundays)

  • Able to lift 50lbs infrequently.

  • Able to remain standing and stationary for extended periods of time.

Applicant expectations:

  • Passion for specialty coffee and Nossa Familia's business and model.

  • Barista experience in a specialty coffee shop highly preferred.

  • Pride in quality of product, quality of service, and cleanliness of environment--unwavering in this regard.

  • Highly professional

  • Able to follow the direction of your manager; comfortable being held accountable; comfortable learning to do things the Nossa way.

  • Driver’s license and clean driving record may be necessary. Note, there is limited parking at this location--applicants are encouraged to bike commute or use public transit.

  • Food Handlers Card (or to be obtained within 3 days of hire)

  • OLCC Server Permit (or to be obtained within 15 days of hire)

If the above description is in line with your personality and skills and you would like to be part of our dynamic and growing company, we’d love to hear from you! Please submit a cover letter and resume through Poached job listing. Any questions should be directed to general@nossacoffee.com.