Ain’t Normal is hiring a Barista $18/hr Plus Tips

10 Jun 2024

Ain’t Normal Cafe Barista!

Specializing in sourcing and serving the best small batch coffee from independent roasters across the country and abroad, our focus is and will always be care and quality. We don’t try to stick with what is trendy in coffee, but rather aim to cater to a variety of taste buds. We also pour a wide variety of wines, along with serving incredible pastries and small plates in house! Whether you are seeking an exceptional cup of coffee, looking for a glass or bottle of wine, or needing for a quick and delicious snack or breakfast, Ain’t Normal has got you.

Currently, Ain’t Normal seeks a barista. We’re looking for the right person who is willing and passionate to learn. If you find yourself thirsty to taste more coffee and learn about the complexities of coffee brewing please apply with a resume and cover letter telling us why you think you’d be a great addition to Ain’t Normal!

Desired Experience:

1-2 years experience in customer facing role.

The idea candidate is:

-Available to work 4-5 shifts per week (must be available weekends)

-One who takes pride in their work. Good coffee tastes good!

-Open-minded and striving to make coffee accessible and approachable to everyone

-A team player that is able to collaborate and communicate directly with co-workers and managers

-A mindset tailored to cleanliness and upkeep of the workplace

-Organized, efficient, and able to perform required barista and retail tasks in a fast paced environment

-Enthusiastic about opportunities to learn, train, and foster a fun but professional atmosphere


-Prepare coffee in a variety of brew methods (espresso, pour over, cold brew, and batch brewing) in a high capacity cafe

-Provide excellent service to all Ain’t Normal customers with an open mind

-Execute opening and closing tasks in a clean and timely manner

-Execute daily, weekly, and monthly workplace checklists, chores, and side-work

-Maintain overall cleanliness and quality control of cafe space and its products

-Organize stock areas (paper goods, dairy, coffee, retail, etc.) using the first-in first-out method

-Attend check-ins with management

-Attend mandatory team meetings and/or trainings

-Seek knowledge, ask questions, and continue learning so the Ain’t Normal team may learn with you

-To successfully perform essential job duties, required to stand, reach, lift, bend, kneel, stoop, climb, push and pull items weighing 50 pounds or less

-The position requires manual dexterity; auditory and visual skills and the ability to follow oral/written instructions and procedures


$18.00 plus tips 8-$10 per hour

Employee Benefits:

-Medical Benefits after 60 days for full-time employees (30+ hours a week)

-Free drinks 25% discount on food and retail items


Please send resume and cover letter to with “Barista Job Application” in the subject line