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Assistant Store Manager | Durham, Broad Street | Full Time 

Assistant Store Manager | Durham, West End | Full Time 

Barista | multiple locations | Part Time 

Baker | South Durham, Woodcroft | Full Time

 




 

ASSISTANT STORE MANAGER

Durham | Broad Street
1104 Broad Street
Full Time

Durham | West End

1114 West Chapel Hill Street, Durham
Full Time

The Assistant Shop Manager will support the Store Manager in all aspects of store operations to ensure best practices from each store team member in providing excellent products, superior customer service and a clean, safe and welcoming environment for staff and patrons. The Assistant Store Manager must have strong leadership, organizational and communication skills and be a creative problem-solver.

 Duties include but are not limited to:

» Ensure that the store’s administrative needs are met, such as placing product orders, making daily bank deposits, accurate cash handling procedures, inventory maintenance, maintaining shrink logs and other related operational tasks as defined by the Store Manager

» Serving as the secondary contact for store staff and as primary contact during times when the Store Manager is unavailable

» Meet biweekly with Store Manager and periodically with the JVG Management Team

» Assist Store Manager in planning and leading staff trainings and store meetings.

» Ensure best practices and maintain high quality standards in product preparation.

» Deliver excellent customer service and require some from all staff members

» Assist the Store Manager with all personnel issues

» Ensure compliance with all JVG policies

 

Additional Requirements:

» This position requires a minimum of 35 hours per week

» A positive attitude

» Strong self-motivation and ability to work independently

» Ability to prioritize and manage time

» Excellent communication skills

» Prolonged, frequent ingestion of coffee, tea and other caffeinated beverages

» A valid NC Driver’s license and reliable transportation

» Criminal background check as required by JVG’s institutional partners

» Proficiency with spreadsheets and overall proficiency with web/net based platforms

» Ability to work nights, weekends and holidays

» Ability to work on call

» Ability to lift 50 pounds or more

» Prolonged periods of constant repetitive motion with hands and wrists

» Long periods of time on foot

» This position prohibits the wearing of perfumes, colognes or fragrances that may interfere with the coffee tasting experience

All Joe Van Gogh employees are subject to a 90 day probationary period

TO APPLY FOR THE ASSISTANT STORE MANAGER POSITION, PLEASE SUBMIT A COVER LETTER AND RESUME TO JOBS@JOEVANGOGH.COM. PLEASE STATE WHICH STORE LOCATION(S) YOU ARE APPLYING TO.

 

 


 






BARISTA

 

Durham | Duke University
120 Science Drive, Durham
Part Time: 12-15 hours/week 

Durham | West End
1114 West Chapel Hill Street, Durham
Part Time and Full Time

Durham | Broad Street
1104 Broad St, Durham
Part Time: 18-25 hours/week *must have evening and weekend availability 

South Durham | Woodcroft
4711 Hope Valley Rd, Durham
Part Time: 12-15 hours/week *must have afternoon and evening availability

We are always accepting applications for barista positions! Regardless if one of our shops are currently hiring, we are always looking for individuals with a great attitude towards customer service, team work, and of course, love coffee.

A Joe Van Gogh barista serves as one of many faces of the company as well as the final representative of the specialty coffee production chain. Baristas are responsible for providing excellent customer care as well as consistently preparing coffee and tea beverages to highest standard at a high volume. In addition to these tasks, baristas are expected to maintain daily operations (cleaning, stocking, organizing), continually build upon skills and knowledge, and contribute to a positive team atmosphere.

 

Requirements: 
» A valid NC Driver’s license and reliable transportation
» Food and beverage experience
» Ability to work under pressure and maintain a positive, vibrant attitude
» Keen attention to detail
» Ability to work independently and self-motivated, yet also team oriented
» Available nights and weekends

 

Physical Demand: 
» Prolonged, frequent ingestion of coffee, tea and other caffeinated beverages
» Prolonged periods of constant repetitive motion with hands and wrists
» Prolonged periods of time on foot, squatting, kneeling and bending.
» Ability to lift 50 pounds or more
» This position prohibits the wearing of perfumes, colognes or fragrances that may interfere with the tasting experience

All Joe Van Gogh employees are subject to a 90 day probationary period

CLICK HERE TO APPLY FOR A JOE VAN GOGH BARISTA POSITION

 








BAKER

We are always accepting applications for baker positions!

Currently hiring for a full-time baker.

South Durham | Woodcroft
4711 Hope Valley Rd, Durham
Full Time: 32+ hours/week

Responsibilities:

» Responsible for prep work of all bakery items and final construction while maintaining a high standard of quality.

» Proper handling and storage of ingredients and finished products according to the health code.

» Maintain bakery equipment according to hygienic standards and proper maintenance procedures, as well as a keep a clean, safe and organized work area.

» Understand and practice safe use of bakery equipment and utensils.

» Ensure that all bakery equipment cleaning is accomplished and cleaning logs are complete and up to date.

» Follow recipes to ensure consistent outcomes.

» Review production schedules to determine variety and quantity of goods to bake and to assemble supplies and equipment needed for daily baking activities.

» Attend to day-to-day problems and needs concerning equipment and food supplies; detect and ensures disposition of spoiled or unattractive food, defective supplies/equipment, and/or other unusual conditions.

» Receive, stock and/or deliver goods.

 

Areas of expertise:

» Food preparation and presentation methods, techniques, and quality control.

» Techniques used in professional production baking.

» State and local health sanitation codes related to the operation of a bakery and a cafe.

» Maintenance and care of culinary facilities, equipment, supplies and materials.

» Inventory management.

» Professional kitchen equipment maintenance.

» Weighing and measuring ingredients used in baking.

 

Additional requirements:

» Must have weekend availability

» Ability to move heavy objects weighing up to 50 pounds (approximate).

» A positive attitude with excellent communications skills.

» Punctuality

» Self-motivation and ability to work independently.

» Ability to prioritize and manage time.

» Attention to detail.

» A valid NC Driver’s license.

» Criminal background check as required by JVG’s institutional partners.

» Prolonged periods of constant repetitive motion.

 

All Joe Van Gogh employees are subject to a 90 day probationary period

CLICK HERE TO APPLY FOR A JOE VAN GOGH BAKER POSITION