The Stray, LLC

4253 Division Ave S

Grand Rapids, MI 49548

 

Please send cover letter and resume to:

Victoria LaTeano

team@thestraycafe.com

 

BUSSER/RUNNER

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COMPANY DESCRIPTION

Want to be part of a new, creative startup? The Stray is a music and arts cafe in Wyoming MI, promoting the local art scene in the West Michigan area. We have live music, art demonstrations, and an eclectic menu of food and coffee available in a relaxed cafe environment.

 

JOB DESCRIPTION

We are searching for an energetic and responsible Busser who is passionate about food and beverage education and community. The Busser will be responsible for retrieving  food and drink from the kitchen/coffee bar, bringing customers their orders, and engaging with customers to establish a welcoming and comfortable cafe environment. The Busser will be able to demonstrate knowledge of The Stray’s menu and culture while maintaining an excitable attitude that keeps customers engaged and happy. To succeed in this role, the Busser must be committed to providing exceptional customer service with a positive and friendly attitude. 

 

Hours: Part time


 

ELIGIBILITY AND PREFERRED SKILLS:

  • 18+ for alcohol service

  • Must be able to multitask and work under pressure 

  • On time and reliable

  • Focus on customer engagement and service

  • Great at working on a team

 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Running food and drinks to tables

  • Clearing dirty dishes from tables

  • Cleaning of the cafe area

  • Demonstrating outstanding attention to detail

  • Supporting other team members by cleaning work areas and keeping the cafe tidy

  • Willing to crosstrain for other positions as needed (ex: line cook, cashier, barista)

 

PHYSICAL DEMANDS:

  • Long periods of standing and moving around the cafe

  • Ability to carry multiple orders at once, including lidless drinks (as needed)

  • Occasional bending and heavy lifting (50 lbs)