Barista | InterContinental Wellington
Hotel Brand: InterContinental Hotels
Location: New Zealand, Wellington, Wellington
Job number: EMEAA18508
- Free duty meals & laundered uniform
- Located in Central Wellington
- Worldwide hotel discounts
As the world’s largest family of luxury hotels, we all take great pride in being genuine ambassadors of the InterContinental® brand.
Each of our hotels cultivates a distinctive style and ambiance where we embrace every opportunity to give our guests a personal and enriching experience.
Your day to day
Wellington is a city famous for its thriving coffee culture and we are looking for a superstar Barista to join our Front of House team!
We are looking for a Barista who is great behind the coffee machine, charming to the hotels' guests and not afraid to help their colleagues in other areas of the role, too.
Using your experience matched with your charming nature, you will create memorable moments by creating a range of tea and coffees and serving light meals during the day.
What we need from you
- Experience, or educational equivalent, in a similar role with a proven track record of success.
- Experience creating a range of great tasting coffees.
- Ability to create consistent coffee art (desirable, not essential)
- Look smart – wear your uniform with pride
- A positive can-do attitude and a willingness to learn and grow.
- Strong interpersonal skills both written and verbal
- Flexible – evening, weekend and holiday shifts are all part of the job
- Knowledge of liquor brands, beer, wine, champagne, non-alcoholic beverages, designated glassware, preparation methods, and garnishments (preferred)
- Problem-solving abilities.
- Hotel, Tourism and Hospitality experience (preferred)
- Be physically fit & able to stand on your feet for long period of time.
What we offer
At InterContinental we are passionate about giving you room to learn new skills and grow your career. We work hard to provide a supportive environment where you're recognized and rewarded for your achievements. You'll have access to hotel discounts worldwide and opportunities to learn a range of skills through our extensive learning platform. To make life easier, you will receive free duty meals each shift you work & a laundered uniform. You'll join a team passionate about delivering memorable experiences that make our guests feel special, making InterContinental Wellington a great place to work. But most importantly, we'll give you Room to be yourself.
Who We Are
As part of the InterContinental Hotels Group (one of the leading global hotel companies), we are committed to giving you room to be yourself and develop your hospitality career. We look for people who are charming, confident and internationally-minded; people who know what it takes to exceed guest expectations.