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Current Openings

Harvard Place Location Manager

We are looking for a manager for our Harvard Place cafe! The Location Manager is a salaried position (average 40 hours per week) that oversees hiring, training, operations, and stock of the Harvard Place location. This position reports to the General Manager/Owners and works closely with the Harvard Pl Assistant Manager, Head Barista, and Courier Location Manager.

Job Duties:

    • Upholds all Recess policies, procedures, and service expectations and leads a team of 15-25 to do the same.
    • Creates shop schedules.
    • Oversees timeclock, cash management, and open/closing procedures.
    • Leads training of new hires and conducts evaluations of existing staff.
    • Works with the Head Barista and Kitchen Manager to ensure that all orders are prepared consistently and promptly.
    • Keeps staff on top of sidework to maintain a safe, welcoming, clean environment.
    • Works with the General Manager to develop growth initiatives, improve operations, procedures, and standards for the Harvard Pl location.
    • Oversees all deliveries to the shop from suppliers and Recess Headquarters.

    Job Requirements:

    • Open availability with some flexibility
      • Generally daytime shifts but must be available early morning/late night to administer training
      • Available to work at least one weekend day per week
    • Positive, professional attitude and clear communication skills
    • Computer and ability to use google drive, google calendar, and gmail
    • Comfortable managing time independently, prioritizing tasks, and delegating
    • Enthusiasm for customer service and a team environment
    • Restaurant or cafe management experience preferred

  • If interested please email your resume, cover letter, and 3 professional references to mail@recesscoffee.com.

    Cafe Staff – Downtown & Westcott Locations

    We are looking to hire 2-3 cafe staff! Floor Staff are the primary representatives of Recess’ core values and responsible for providing all customers with a welcoming, positive experience and quality coffee & food. If you are interested in this position please email your resume, a cover letter explaining your interest in Recess, and 2-3 professional references to mail@recesscoffee.

    Job Duties:

      • Hours per week: 8-25.
      • Must be available weekends and late nights and/or early mornings.
      • Consistently provides welcoming, friendly, and prompt service to every customer.
      • Positively represents Recess through exemplary customer service and comprehensive product knowledge.
      • Appropriate cash handling and register use.
      • Is punctual, reliable and arrives for shifts sober and with a clean appearance.
      • Bonuses and raises are subject to performance.
      • Reliable and respectful communication in a team environment.