Job Title

Sales Attendant

  • Barista (Starbucks)


UBCO / Front of House / Food Services

Compensation Range

$2,587.00- $2,770.00 CAD Monthly

Posting End Date

October 8, 2021

Note: Applications will be accepted until 11:59 PM on the day prior to the Posting End Date above.

Job End Date

UBCO Food Services nourishes more than 12,000 students, staff and faculty on the UBC Okanagan Campus. We shape the daily experience of thousands of customers through the high quality, healthy food we serve and every whole-hearted interaction we make. For more in-depth information about our department, our food vision and values, benefits to working for our department and much more, check out the link:

We are currently recruiting energetic, passionate, and creative sessional Baristas to join our Starbucks team on campus starting mid-August. With the direction of the Food Services Manager and Starbucks Team Leads, our Baristas provide exceptional customer service to all clients of our busy on-campus Starbucks location. This includes welcoming customers by determining their coffee interests and needs, educating customers by presenting and explaining the drink and food menu, maintaining inventories by replenishing coffee bean supply; stocking coffee brewing equipment; maintaining supplies, pastries, and cookies for coffee bar, and of course, making delicious beverages. Certified Starbucks Barista training provided to successful candidates!

This position is ongoing full-time, sessional (8-month recurring salaried contract each year with summer months off). Starting monthly salary is $2,587 with annual increases.

Shifts Currently Available:

  • Monday-Friday, 7:30am-3:30pm

Who are you?

  • You love coffee, and love the opportunity to be creative with it!
  • You are energetic, friendly and deeply passionate about customer food and dining experiences through exceptional customer service
  • You are excited about working in a fun university setting and building relationships with students, faculty, and staff
  • You have the ability to work effectively both independently and as part of a team with an aptitude for working in a collegial and collaborative environment
  • You have excellent organizational skills, with a demonstrated ability to handle a high volume of work during peak periods
  • You are looking for a career to develop into, not just a job. Endless opportunities for advancement with hard work!
  • You have a Food Safe Level 1 Certificate (or are willing to obtain one before hire), a Grade 10 education, and one year of related Barista experience.

Why Work for UBC?

We pride ourselves in having a dynamic workplace culture, great pay & benefits and opportunities for career growth. Here are just some of the reasons why UBC is one of BC's top employers:

  • Competitive salary and outstanding employer paid health and dental benefits
  • Set 35 hour work week with a schedule of 5 days on, 2 days off
  • UBC pension plan
  • Generous paid vacation (1.67 days accumulated each month)
  • Paid time off at Christmas
  • Employee meal plan
  • Employee assistance program
  • UBC tuition waiver (for you or a dependant)
  • Professional development funds (eligible for up to $1500 yearly)
  • Enhanced education fund
  • Community corporate discounts
  • Diverse portfolio offering opportunities in many different food services environments
  • Yearly UBC events such as Opera under the Stars, Art on the Line, Welcome Back Staff BBQ, department Christmas events, sports week, and much more!

Job Duties:

  • Serves customers.
  • Takes payments.
  • Prepares food and beverages in food service restaurants, residences and retail outlets.
  • Other duties as required.

Qualifications :

Grade 10 or equivalent and Food Safe Level 1 Certificate. One year of related experience or an equivalent combination of education and experience. Must complete and pass associated specialized training program, if located in a specialized Skills Outlet (Starbucks).

Employer Information

University of British Columbia (Okanagan campus), BC, Canada
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