Restaurant Manager / Barista

Java Grill is a new café opening doors in the bustling area of Downtown Alexandria, right off King St.

We invest in our employees by offering generous benefits, and performance-based incentives. We embrace promotions from within and encourage the sharing of ideas in order to continuously grow.

We are searching for Part-Time and Full-Time Managers/Baristas to work in the Downtown Alexandria location. Creating connections with the customers is essential in a restaurant. The ideal candidate will have a passion for food, developing talent, and exceeding expectations!

You must meet the following conditions to be considered for this job:

– Must be authorized to work in the U.S.

– Flexibility in schedule with the ability to work early mornings, weekends, evenings, and holidays

– Computer skills and prior experience managing office paperwork

– Experience with MICROS or other POS technology

Job requirements/responsibilities:

– Overseeing and leading front and back of day-to-day store operations

– Maintaining the bar and coffee area

– Following the appropriate procedures to open and close the restaurant

– Monitor restaurant equipment and staff to ensure that the restaurant is properly equipped to achieve desired results and secure the guest experience

– Ensure side work is completed daily and dining room supplies are stocked appropriately

– Unpack order shipments and ensure everything on the invoice is received

– Ensure that guests are served according to our standards, anticipate customers’ needs

– Address concerns/service issues and identify appropriate solutions (conflict resolution)

– Knowledge of the menu, ingredients, and prices

– Possess a high work ethic

– Effectively assess, hire, and train talent

– Work with Marketing Coordinator to promote store

– Perform other duties as needed

Physical requirements:

– Walk and stand throughout the entire shift

– Reach, bend, lift, carry, stoop, and wipe

– Frequently wash hands

– Consistent attendance

– Moderate exposure to extreme temperatures

Preferred skills:

– Have current Food Protection Manager Certificate

– Excellent communication, leadership, and supervisory skills

– Can work well with others and coach others

– Is organized with an attention to detail

– Skilled in math, reading, writing, and computer knowledge

Employee can expect:

– Career opportunities and a place to grow

– A fun and upbeat environment

– Discounted meals

– Great pay

– Benefits

Java Grill is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, sex, or national origin.

Job Types: Full-time, Part-time


  • Restaurant: 3 years (Required)
  • Managerial: 1 year (Required)


  • Alexandria, VA (Preferred)

Work authorization:

  • United States (Required)


  • Morning (Preferred)
  • Mid-Day (Preferred)
  • Evening (Preferred)

Benefits offered:

  • Paid time off
  • Health insurance
  • Dental insurance
  • Flexible schedules
  • Workplace perks such as food/coffee and a flexible work schedule
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