Barista (2 Part time positions) in Calgary, AB

Fairmont Hotels & Resorts

Branch Calgary AB CA

Barista (2 Part time positions)
Calgary, AB

distance to the city’s most exciting retail shopping, arts, culture and entertainment venues. Summary of Responsibilities: Reporting to the Starbucks Manager…

Primary Location


Canada-Calgary-The Fairmont Palliser

Employee Status



Starbucks Barista

As a Barista with Fairmont Hotels & Resorts, you will be an ambassador for the exceptional service and cuisine that are hallmarks of our dining experience. Your warm, personal attention provides a memorable first impression for guests of Starbucks making them feel welcome and valued.

Hotel Overview:
Calgary is Canada’s most dynamic city The Fairmont Palliser is Calgary’s premier hotel. Centrally located in downtown Calgary near the city’s business and financial district it is within walking distance to the city’s most exciting retail shopping, arts, culture and entertainment venues.

Summary of Responsibilities:
Reporting to the Starbucks Manager, responsibilities and essential job functions include but are not limited to the following:

Provide fast, efficient and friendly guest service

Handle cash and maintain a proper float balance as outlined in our accounting policy

Create and Serve specialty coffee beverages

Assist in daily Food and Beverage inventory management

Resolve guest concerns and respond to requests in a quick and helpful manner

Complete proper shift policies, procedures and reports as necessary

Promote professional work habits that will develop the respect of and will create return business from our guests

Enforce a safe work environment for yourself and your colleagues by upholding the safety rules provided by the department and hotel

Ensure that all equipment is clean and in good working condition and report any deficiencies

Adhere to Starbucks standards

Incorporate Fairmont Hotels Service Promise and Values in daily interaction with internal and external guests

Display professional behaviour, integrity, pride, and loyalty to the Hotel and your colleagues

Working in a team atmosphere to provide exceptional service

Be able to work well under pressure in a fast paced high volume environment

Prioritize and complete multiple tasks simultaneously

Participate in ongoing learning opportunities and enhance your skills, abilities and professionalism for personal growth and development

Act as an ambassador for our hotel, community, brand and colleagues

Clear tables and maintain a clean and welcoming guest seating area

Other duties as assigned

Must be energetic, enthusiastic, personable and presentable

Food & Beverage experience

Good communication and organization skills

Minimum of 2 years experience in four star Hotel is preferred

Must possess excellent customer relations skills

Ability to work well under pressure

Read, speak and understand the English language

Must be self-directed and self-motivated

Able to function as part of a team and provide direction to others

Physical Demands:
Ability to stand for majority of shift

Must be able to lift and carry weight loads of up to 25 lbs

Rate of Pay:
$15.25 per hour

Visa Requirements:
Must be legally eligible to work in Canada. The hotel is unable to assist candidates in obtaining Canadian work authorization.

The Fairmont Palliser is committed to an employment equity program that includes special measures to achieve diversity among staff. We therefore encourage applications from qualified Aboriginal Canadians, persons with disabilities, members of visible minorities and women.

Whether you are launching your career or seeking meaningful employment, we invite you to visit


to learn more about Fairmont Hotels & Resorts and the extraordinary opportunities that exist!


At Fairmont Hotels & Resorts we offer our guests the finest hospitality experience in each of our destinations. And we know that, to offer our guests the best, we first need to offer our employees the best. Tha is why you’ll find exceptional work opportunities throughout North America and the Caribbean, Europe and Africa, the Middle East and Asia Pacificas well as industry-leading training, career development, recognition and rewards. Fairmont Hotels & Resorts is a celebrated collection of hotels that includes landmark locations like London, The Savoy, New York, The Plaza, and Shanghai, Fairmont Peace Hotel. Our teams are guided by values of Respect, Integrity, Teamwork and Empowerment; we employ the highest ethical and quality standards, treating all colleagues with fairness and dignity. A community and environmental leader, Fairmont is also regarded for its responsible tourism practices and award-winning Green Partnership program. An exciting future awaits!

Job Level








Rotating / Shift Work




Closing Date


21.Sep.2014, 12:59:00 AM

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Employment Type: Part Time
Location: Calgary, AB, CA
Posted on: 2014-09-13
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