Café Counter Attendant

2655 Ericeira, Portugal

Full Time or Part Time

About the Role

As a Café Counter Attendant, you will be working at our Café & Deli and will be assisting in preparing cold and hot drinks as well as preparing and serving easy snacks. You will be engaging with your guest at the counter, taking orders, and handling payments.

Details

Your respobilities

  • Mise en place for daily service

  • Help guests choose menu items and take orders

  • Assist in preparing and serving hot & cold drinks such as coffee, tea, artisan and similar

  • Prepare and serve easy snacks such as sandwiches, cakes and other

  • Prepare bills and handle various types of payment forms

  • Work closely with all other team members to provide outstanding and efficient service

  • Comply with all health and safety regulations

  • Perform other shift duties such as relevant cleaning or organizing tasks

  • Process end of day or end of shift as per company’s standards


Your competencies

  • You have the relevant job experience for this position

  • You interested in coffee and want to learn more about it

  • You have excellent communication skills in Portuguese and English (mandatory)

  • You are comfortable working in a busy high-volume restaurant

  • You know how to upsell and get excited about sales targets

  • You are a team player and natural people person

  • You have excellent organization and customer service skills

  • You pay attention to the details and are happy to take over responsibility

  • You are able to work weekends and on holidays


 

What we offer


  • Full-time (40h per week) or part-time position (20h per week)

  • Attractive compensation package including bonus structure

  • Free meals while on shift

  • Flat hierarchies and space for career development

  • Continuous internal and external training opportunities

  • Christmas Eve & Christmas Day off for everyone

  • Free access to the location’s cultural and wellness activities

About the Company

Balagan Food is a Middle Eastern inspired restaurant business operating as a nomad concept since 2020 in Greater Lisbon area. The Beach House at Praia do Sul in Ericeira will be our first fixed location with two F&B outlets: a Deli & Café on the ground floor and a full-service Restaurant & Bar on the first floor open 7 days a week. We are committed to using fresh, locally sourced ingredients but once served to the table transformed into a vibrant Mediterreanean-Middle Eastern cuisine. Opening this summer season, it’s an exciting time to join Balagan and we look forward to writing this new chapter together with you!

IMPORTANT: Applications are accepted in English or Portuguese.
Please send your CV as well as a short motivation letter about why you would like to work with us.

We look forward to hearing from you!