Barista / Retail Assistant


Mitre 10 Crofton Downs & our Columbus Caravan Café is proud to be 100% Wellington owned and operated. Mitre 10 continues to dominate the NZ DIY retail market through both its market share and number of stores throughout the country – and you can be part of our continuing success by joining the team at Crofton Downs.

We have a split role position opening up in our Columbus Caravan Café (situated in our mitre10 carpark) for a barista for 2days per week and in our Mitre10 store 3 days per week. Giving the right person the best of both worlds, Hospitality and Retail! This is a minimum 40hours per week role that includes a weekend day. 

The ideal candidate will be a good all-rounder capable of work in different areas including point of sale, food handling and performing general café duties, with retail experience. With our cabinet food in the café all being made on site, baking skills would be a big plus.  

For this role we are looking for someone who is:

  • A competent and experienced barista
  • Be experience with point of sale
  • Have great interpersonal skills with a strong customer focus
  • Have the flexibility to turn your hand to other tasks within the café
  • Take real pride in yourself and your work, be well presented, with an great personality
  • Ability to work as part of a team
  • Good time management
  • Strong organisation skills, with the ability to think ahead and offer innovative solutions

Above all, you need to have a genuine interest in hospitality and retail with a passion to strive for excellence in delivering our customers outstanding service.

So if you want to work in a fun, dynamic work environment, as well as receive on-going training, uniform and great staff buying privileges, and if you think you can deliver on what we seek, please forward your CV and cover letter via this website.

Permanent Part Time

Job no: C7CC/RA0119

Location: Wellington, Porirua & Kapiti Coast , Mitre 10 Crofton Downs

Closing Date: 10/10/16