INTERESTED IN WORKING AT THE BOOKSHELF?

We are always looking for hard working, fun, customer and quality orientated staff. We have a philosophy that is based around quality.


That quality focus ranges from our coffee which is expertly roasted by The Barn, to our food, to the customer service experience our customers enjoy at The Bookshelf.


If you think you tick all these boxes and would like to join our team please attach your CV with a cover letter, detailing the role you are looking for and why you want to work at The Bookshelf. 


APPLY NOW FOR POSITIONS AT OUR STORES:
South Mall, Co. Cork
The Elysian, Co. Cork
Tralee, Co. Kerry

Please click on the positions below for more information

CHEF

Must have experience in a fast paced environment.

Happily assist any of your colleagues where at all possible

Have the ability to work fast and calmly in a fast paced environment.

Ensure your workstation is clean and tidy at all times

Ensure full daily setup is completed before service followed up by total unpacking at end of service and correct stock and equipment are in place.

BARISTA

A basic level of barista experience working with speciality coffee is required.

You will ensure all customers are served coffee/tea to an exceptionally high standard, consistently, that always includes latte art on milky drinks.

Must have an excellent understanding of The Bookshelf's food and drinks menu.

Ensure your work station is clean and tidy at all times

You will be responsible for ensuring your work station is fully stocked each day.

Excellent customer service must be provided at all times.

WAITER

Waiters are the front line of our business and therefore must present The Bookshelf and its interests in the best possible light at all times. 

You will be expected to provide warm and friendly customer service to all customers who enter the restaurant. It is your responsibility to provide the best possible dining experience to all of our guests.

You will maintain your designated restaurant section and ensure it is clean and organised at all times in order to provide a smooth service.

Excellent communication with your customers, colleagues and managers is paramount.


Requirements:

Excellent customer service is an absolute must.

Have a clear and full understanding of The Bookshelf's food and drinks menu.

Take correct and detailed orders from each table incl food drinks and dessert

Deliver all food and drinks to the tables.

Ensure your tables are cleared, wiped and fully set before seating guests.

Ensure waiter stations are fully stocked before, during and after service.

Ensure water stations are clean, tidy and fully stocked at all times.

Ensure the restaurant is clean and tidy at all times.

Provide support for food runners and other waiters.

Happily assist any of your colleagues where at all possible.

Have the ability to work fast and calmly in a fast paced environment.

Always exceed expectations with relation to customer service. 

KITCHEN PORTER

Ensure the kitchen is clean and tidy at all times.

Always be willing to help the chefs when required.

Ensure your workstation is clean and tidy at all times.

Must be willing and able to follow guidelines for prep and wash up routines as outlined by the chefs.

Have the ability to work fast and calmly in a fast paced environment.

Must be capable of working in an organised and structured manner in order to complete all tasks as efficiently as possible.

Must ensure your workstation is clean and tidy and ready for next service at the end of each day.

 

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