Barista – Limited Contract

Absolute Taste is a leading caterer and events design company based originally in UK. We believe in serving beautiful food to all our guest, from big events such as The Open Championship to our top clients such as McLaren, Mercedes- Benz World and The Shard.

In 2021 Absolute Taste will provide world class hospitality at one of the world’s biggest and most exciting events to be held in Dubai from October 2021 – March 2022.

We would like to invite you to register your interest in the opportunities listed on our website. We are working hard in 2020 to build a talent pool of people like you who hold passion for F&B and can provide a professional service in a busy and diverse operation.

The opportunity to register your interest in the available positions will remain open until the end of 2020 and our Recruitment Team will reach out to all candidates who have shown interest in playing their part at one of the one the world’s biggest events early next year.

Thank you for sharing your interest and we wish you all the best!

Job Purpose:
The barista is responsible for supporting the bartenders and servers in the preparation of specialist hot drinks and cold drinks at bars and counter service operations. Preparing mis-en-place for the daily operation, dispensing, restocking, cleaning and maintaining the bar area and assisting in serving customers form part of the role

Duties and responsibilities

 Prepare specialist hot and cold drinks, following company standards and specifications
 Assisting Bartenders in delivering service to the bar guests and drinks dispense
 Stocking and maintaining a fully operational drinks service point
 Looking after and cleaning drinks making equipment
 Preparing the MEP necessary for the daily operation
 Have extensive knowledge on all products served
 Follow food safety procedures
 Keep working area clean and organized
 Carry out opening and closing procedures according to the checklist provided
 Record wastage accurately
 Monitor stock levels and assist the management in placing orders
 Provide a positive and friendly guest experience by interacting with patrons
 Follow all company processes and procedures
 Represent the company to the highest standard possible, striving for perfection

Work Experience

 Minimum 1 years’ experience as a professional barista in a high volume/quality venue

Skills Required

 Very good spoken English, moderate – high level written English ability
 Hands on, hard working in a physical environment
 Ability to have positive interactions with customers
 Ability to work under pressure in a fast-paced environment
 Computer literate, must have experience using POS system
 Excellent customer service skills
 Extensive beverage knowledge
 Good communicator and team player


 F&B or Hospitality qualification preferred
 Barista course / qualification preferred to support experience