• Tastes on the Fly
  • Boston, Massachusetts
  • Nov 22, 2022
Full time

Job Description



Are you a coffee lover? or maybe a Chai Latte person? Do you enjoy a fast paced environment, and greet each guest with a smile and friendly attitude? Do you love having fun at work? If you said yes to all of those, you are the person we are looking for! Come and join us at Tastes On The Fly, we are looking for a Barista to be a part of an amazing Team and provide excellent service to our guests.

WHO WE ARE: Tastes On The Fly started in 1999 by 4 restaurant entrepreneurs and, it has grown into of the world's leading boutique airport dining operators. We provide high-quality, local authentic experiences in an airport setting.

Our Culture and Mission is: Every team member, everyday Every guest, every time. We possess a passion for food & beverage and are Ambassadors to the local food scene. We partner with highly regarded chefs and artisan producers. We provide genuine hospitality vs service.


  • Prepares drinks according to guests requests
  • Operates a register and handles cash and credit card transactions
  • Operates expresso / coffee machines
  • Greet and assists customers while anticipating their needs
  • Count, organize, and balance cash drawer; fill out the cashier slip; and make deposits
  • Adheres to cash handling policies and procedures
  • Ensures security of company assets
  • Maintains excellent customer service and positive attitude towards guest, customers, clients, co-workers, etc.
  • Other duties and tasks as assigned by manager


Maintain regular and prompt attendance in conformation with company standards and policies. Employees with irregular attendance may be subject to disciplinary action, up to and including termination of employment. Consistent time and attendance is essential to the successful operation of the department.

Maintain a professional demeanor with co-workers and guests at all times. Maintain a professional and hygienic appearance at all times. Report to work in a clean and complete uniform.

Due to the seasonal nature of the restaurant industry, employees may be required to work varying schedules to accommodate the business needs of the restaurant

Upon employment, all employees are required to fully comply with the Tastes on the Fly SF rules and regulations for the safe and efficient operation of its business. Employees who violate these rules and regulations may be subject to disciplinary action, up to and including termination of employment.



Individual must possess the following knowledge, skills and abilities and must be able to demonstrate that they can perform the essential functions of the position.

1. Ability to understand verbal English, i.e. guest requests and questions

2. Ability to write and read English

3. Ability to handle guests' requests

4. Ability to use a POS system

5. Knowledge of basic food service

6. Ability to handle, count and balance cash registers

7. Ability to work in a fast-paced environment and multitask


1. In addition to performing the essential functions, this position may be required to perform any combination of the following supportive functions, with the percentage of time performing each function solely at the discretion of the department manager, which may be based upon the requirements of that day.

2. Perform general cleaning tasks using standard, approved cleaning products as assigned by the manager.

3. Folding napkins for other meal periods to maintain adequate supplies.

4. Maintain employee meal checks and Spill tabs

5. Perform all other duties asked of you related to the operation of the restaurant


Any combination of education, training and work experience that provides the required knowledge, skills and abilities.

Successfully pass an extensive 10-year criminal background check conducted by the FBI.

Successfully pass computerized employment testing and in-person interview

Must be able to obtain food safety certification

Demonstrates excellent customer service skills

Requires occasional lifting, carrying, pushing, pulling of up to 25 lbs

Previous food service experience preferred



  • Standing - Regularly
  • Walking - Frequently
  • Climbing - Rarely
  • Sitting - N/A
  • Stooping/Kneeling - Frequently
  • Lift/Carry up to 15 lbs. - Frequently
  • Lift/Carry up to 30 lbs. - Frequently
  • Lift/Carry up to 50 lbs. - Frequently
  • Push/Pull up to 25 lbs. of exertion - Frequently
  • Push/Pull up to 50 lbs. of exertion - Occasionally
  • Work below waist level - Occasionally
  • Work at waist to shoulder level - Regularly
  • Work above shoulder level - Occasionally
  • Reach further then arm's length - Frequently
  • Fingering - Regularly
  • Grasping / Holding - Regularly
  • Speaking (in English) - Regularly
  • Hearing (understanding English) - Regularly
  • Seeing - Regularly
  • Work in confined spaces - Occasionally
  • Exposure to extreme temperatures - Occasionally
  • Operate tools and/or machinery - Occasionally
  • Operate office equipment - N/A
  • Operate motorized vehicles/equipment - Occasionally
  • Work at heights balancing - Rarely
  • Use/exposure to hazardous substances - Occasionally