Job: Coffee Barista

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Job Description

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Grand Canyon University is seeking full time barista(s) to work at the brand new renovated GCU Hotel and Conference in Phoenix. The purpose of this position is to interact with our guests and ensure they have a great experience when dining. Barista(s) are responsible for positive guest interactions while serving guests in a friendly and efficient manner.


  • Maintains the highest quality, consistent product standards.
  • Follows all Company drink recipes and procedures.
  • Develops an understanding of coffee and tea regions and the various differences in flavor and blends.
  • Educate themselves on the various types of coffee, tea products, blends and roasts.
  • Greets all customers with fast, friendly, personalized service
  • Accurately rings sales orders into cash register and counts back change to customers in a courteous and friendly manner.
  • Routinely cleans the bar area and grinders, and ensures all trash is ready for disposal and pickup.


  • Provides a professional image at all times through appearance and dress.
  • Able to work well independently with little supervision
  • Ability to learn and follow all safety, emergency and accident prevention procedures.
  • High school diploma or GED equivalent
  • Minimum 1 year experience in customer service/hospitality environment.
  • Must be able to have flexible schedule, early mornings, weekends and holidays if needed.
  • Must be able to obtain Maricopa Food Handler’s Card at own expense prior to beginning employment.
  • Provide a positive example to students by supporting the University’s Doctrinal Statement, Ethical Position Statement and Mission of Grand Canyon University


GCU’s Christian worldview has shaped the university’s mission and growth for more than 65 years. As a Christ-centered higher education institution, GCU integrates faith, learning and work to connect the GCU community with distinct Christian principles and strong central values. At GCU, working professionals may find their purpose in ways marked by compassion, service, integrity and concern for the common good.

Employment is contingent upon the satisfactory outcome (as determined by the university) of pre-employment screening activities, including a background check.

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Posted 30+ Days Ago

Full time