Job vacancy: Barista

Casual Baristas – Cart Cafe

Positions available for immediate start, please apply as soon as possible

Northern Rivers Community Gateway is a not-for-profit, registered charity providing welfare and community capacity building programs across the state.

We currently have casual work opportunities available for vibrant and outgoing baristas with at least 2 years barista and hospitality experience. They will join our social enterprise team operating coffee outlets within Lismore and a pop up cart at local sporting and cultural events and festivals.

This role involves set-up of a mobile cart at various locations and all applicants should have a current open manual driver’s licence.

Working hours: casual (worked over a 7 day roster, including weekends)
Remuneration: Fast Food Industry Award 2010 Level 1

About the ideal person for this role

Our organisation is looking for suitable candidates who can contribute to a positive team environment and align with our values:

  • Vision
  • Commitment
  • Respect
  • Integrity
  • Innovation

Key selection criteria

  1. Experience (2 or more years) working as a barista or similar
  2. Commitment to Workplace Health and Safety and adhering to policies and procedures to ensure Workplace Health and Safety
  3. A good communicator
  4. Ability to work flexible hours including weekends
  5. Current manual drivers licence
  6. Desirable: Barista qualifications, food safety supervisor or safe food handling certificates

If you have any questions relating to the application process, contact Kathleen Oliver by emailing or calling (02) 6621 7397, extension 129.

For more information about the position details, contact Warren Anderson by emailing or calling 0488 919 991.


How to apply

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  • Download and read the position description via the link above
  • Write your responses to the position’s selection criteria
  • Include your resume / CV
  • Include electronic copies of any formal qualifications you might have
  • Write a cover letter including an overview of your experience
  • Submit your application by email to