About the Role
As a Barista, you will be working at our Café & Deli and will be 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.
Mise en place for daily service
Help guests choose menu items and take orders
Prepare and serve hot and cold drinks such as coffee, tea, artisan and other beverages
Prepare and serve easy snacks such as sandwiches, cakes and other
Prepare bills and handle various types of payment forms
Responsible for café inventory and ordering supplies in a timely manner
Develop new drinks and recipes together with your supervisor
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
You have the relevant job experience for this position
You have a passion for coffee and love to share your knowledge with others
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)
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!