Scranton, Pennsylvania

We are looking for an experienced barista looking to take charge of our Café. If you’re the right fit, you are no stranger to leading a team and running a cafe. You know how to grow revenue and create a friendly place for customers to gather.

You have blazed a trail of impressive leadership experience over the last 3 years or more. And now, you’re ready to put your skills to work with an amazing team for a greater purpose . . .


What you need

  • Commitment – Deeply passionate about the success of The Café at Heaven and Earth

  • Coachability – Hungry for best practices, receptive to critical feedback, and always striving to improve

  • Awareness – Ability to work effectively with a wide variety of groups and people

  • Culture Advocacy – A strong passion for improving the culture you work in, with a habit of doing one thing every day to make that culture even better

  • 3+ years of café / barista experience

  • 3+ years of team leadership experience

  • Ability to think strategically but also work alongside the people you are leading

  • Discipline to dedicate resources with laser-like focus on what's essential to accomplish strategic objectives

  • Passion for serving, learning, and mentoring


Café / Barista Job Duties

  • Promotes coffee consumption by educating customers; selling coffee and coffee grinding and brewing equipment, accessories, and supplies; preparing and serving a variety of coffee drinks, along with pastries and cookies.

  • Welcomes customers by determining their coffee interests and needs.

  • Educates customers by presenting and explaining the coffee drink menu; answering questions.

  • Generates revenues by attracting new customers, defining new and expanded services and products.

  • Maintains inventories by replenishing coffee bean supply; maintaining supplies, pastries, and cookies for coffee bar.

  • Keeps equipment operating by following operating instructions; troubleshooting breakdowns; maintaining supplies; performing preventive maintenance; calling for repairs.

  • Maintains safe and healthy work environment by following organization standards and sanitation regulations.

  • Improves quality results by studying, evaluating, and re-designing processes; implementing changes; maintaining and improving the appearance of the store and coffee bar.

  • Enhances coffee shop reputation by accepting ownership for accomplishing new and different requests; exploring opportunities to add value to job accomplishments.

  • Proper money handling and reporting procedures.

  • Overseeing support staff with regard to scheduling to optimize customer service and minimize overhead expenses, pre-screening applicants for openings.


  • Minimum high school diploma or equivalent. Minimum 3 years of retail or 3 years of specialty coffee experience. Previous supervisory experience preferred.

  • ServSafe certification

  • Basic computer skills required.

  • Must be able to work overtime, including weekends, evenings and special events as needed.

  • Well-organized and detail-oriented and able to multi-task.

  • This position will require frequent standing and use of hands and arms.

  • Must be able to lift up to 30lbs and frequently bend and twist from the waist.

  • Frequently required to use hand and finger motions, handle or feel objects, reach with hands and arms.

  • Must be able to adjust vision to both day and night lighting, and be able to focus on distant and close-range projects. Regularly required to handle food, hot beverages, and work with sharp objects.

  • Must have excellent verbal and written English communication skills.

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Heaven & Earth Cafe

400 Wyoming Avenue

Scranton, PA 18503