UBCO Comma Barista (8 Hours/Week)

University of British Columbia, Okanagan Campus - Kelowna, BC (28 days ago)

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UBCO is currently recruiting energetic, friendly and deeply passionate part-time Baristas at our Comma location to join our team! Take the perfect pause at Comma, located in our newest building, The Commons. Connect over coffee, refuel with hand-crafted sandwiches, bodacious salads and soups, pastries and much more. Treat yourself to a well-deserved break! Our Comma location serves all-day breakfast and lunch including fresh market bowls sourced with ingredients from local food producers in the Okanagan. Comma proudly serves Canoe Coffee Roasters, a Kelowna-based small batch roaster, as well as items from many other micro-food producers who deliver fresh-baked goods and pastries to us every day.

Please note this position is sessional, ongoing each year from September to the end of April (May, June, July, August off). Hourly wage for this position is $16.39/hour.

Set shift from September 2019 – April 24th 2020 are as follows:

  • Wednesdays & Thursdays, 11:00am-3:30pm (8 hours/week)

Who are you?

  • You love coffee, and love the opportunity to be creative with it!
  • You are energetic, friendly and deeply passionate about customer food and dining experiences through exceptional customer service
  • You are excited about working in a fun university setting and building relationships with students, faculty, and staff
  • You have the ability to work effectively both independently and as part of a team with an aptitude for working in a collegial and collaborative environment
  • You have excellent organizational skills, with a demonstrated ability to handle a high volume of work during peak periods
  • You are looking for a career to develop into, not just a job. Endless opportunities for advancement with hard work!
  • You thrive while learning new things and take delight in solving problems
  • You are able to work a flexible schedule, including weekends and evenings
  • You have a Food Safe Level 1 Certificate (or are willing to obtain one) and a Grade 10 education, plus one year of related experience or an equivalent combination of education and experience

Why Work for UBC?

We pride ourselves in having a dynamic workplace culture, great pay & benefits and opportunities for career growth. Here are just some of the reasons UBC is one of BC’s top employers:

  • Competitive salary
  • Development and training opportunities
  • Diverse portfolio offering opportunities in many different food services environments
  • Flexible working schedules

Job Duties:

  • Serves customers
  • Takes payments
  • Prepares food and beverages in food service restaurants, residences and retail outlets
  • Other duties as required


Grade 10 or equivalent and Food Safe Level 1 Certificate (or willing to obtain one). One year of related experience or an equivalent combination of education and experience.

Job Type: Part-time

Salary: $16.39 /hour