Barista / Food Prep / Server

The Dundas General is a new licensed bistro & retail store in the up-and-coming neighbourhood of Little Portugal, just around the corner from bustling Ossington Village on Dundas Street West. Our 2,000-square foot operation is rapidly becoming a neighbourhood fixture and gathering place for locals and people visiting Little Portugal.

Our bistro style café has counter service for 15 guests inside and table service for 15 guests outside on our spacious patio. Alcohol service will begin in September with craft beers, Ontario VQA wines and special cocktails.  

We are seeking a Barista / Food Prep / Alcohol Server person on a full time or part time basis. We are currently open 7 days a week until January 2018 when we will be closed on Mondays for the winter season.

At The Dundas General we operate as an integrated team to serve our customers in the café and retail section of the store which has 75 feet of shelving of gourmet food products and lifestyle accessories.

All team members assist with prepping and serving of beer, wine, cocktails plus the café menu of salads, sandwiches, baked goods, desserts and specialty items depending on the season as well as the retail section of the store. A new evening menu is coming soon to accommodate our new liquor license. The patio has table service.

As a Barista and Server, you will be responsible for maintaining standards and customer satisfaction with a positive attitude and a desire to always provide the best quality, coffee, food, beverages and ambiance.

As a licensed bistro, you must have Smart Serve and experience in a licensed hospitality establishment plus a good knowledge of service, wine, beer and cocktails as well as coffee.

We’re a new operation so flexibility and adaptability are key to our and your success. The ideal candidate is someone looking for a challenge in a new environment and a chance to be part of an up-and-coming area of Toronto. This position has an immediate start date.

The Dundas General is an LGBTQ friendly environment.

Job Location: 1243 Dundas St. West, Toronto

Food Handler’s and Smart Serve Certificates are required.

Job Type: Full-time or Part time.


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