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At BAKO TEA HOUSE, a Tea Barista is someone who is passionate about tea products, culinary items, sustainability, and creating incredible guest experiences grounded in care and respect. We invite you to grow as a team member and create community through tea with us.  

Image by Matcha & CO
Image by Matcha & CO

You are

  • Searching for a career in food and beverage with a dynamic, growing company

  • Passionate about tea, food, and creating inclusive hospitality experiences 

  • Reliable and consistent—your leader and teammates can always depend on you to be punctual and bring your A game

  • Thoughtful and able to anticipate our guests’ needs

  • Obsessed with the details! You love honing your craft and understand the nourishing powers in each cup of tea 

  • Excited about taking on new experiences and possess a can-do attitude

  • Eligible to work in the United States and 18 years of age or older

You will

  • Deliver exceptional hospitality to our guests, your fellow teammates

  • Make and serve a selection of delicious beverages with a variety of different tea brewing and preparation methods 

  • Stay knowledgeable about BAKO TEA HOUSE’s current beverage and food offerings and preparation techniques; continuously cultivating your own curiosity and knowledge through in-house tastings and trainings 

  • Taste our BAKO TEA HOUSE beverages regularly to ensure quality, uphold our standards, and develop your palate

  • Create community in our Tea house by sharing your joy and knowledge of tea products with our guests; inspire your fellow teammates to do the same

  • Support your team by taking joy in the tasks that keep the Tea house  running smoothly and beautifully—these tasks may vary but can include cleaning, sweeping, dusting, mopping, cleaning and organizing condiment stations, and taking out trash

  • Uphold and follow all health, food safety, and safety guidelines

  • Promote a safe and respectful working environment

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Image by Agnieszka Kowalczyk

You have

  • Existing Food Handler’s Certification required for the state you will be working in, or will obtain it within 30 days post-hire 

  • Basic math and computer skills

  • Ability to speak mandarin is a plus

  • A flexible schedule and are available to work mornings, evenings, weekends, and holidays

Grow With Us

Our Tea Barista position is a dynamic one! 

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