Coffee House: Coffee House Employee

Contact Information

Name: Alex Rios

Phone: 530-752-8484


You can visit the Coffee House website to learn more about them.


Payrate: $10.50/hr

Payrate Stipend: No

Work Study: Yes

Resume Required: No

Options: N/A


Hours per Week: 14 hrs/week

Start Date: Nov. 27, 2017

End Date: Indefinite


Job Number: 0014-2444-2017

Last Date to Apply: Nov. 12, 2017


The Coffee House is now hiring for Winter Quarter 2018.  Employees will spend their time preparing great food, providing excellent customer service, and/or working registers for our 9000+ daily customers.

Applicants selected for an interview will be considered for one position only, based on the applicant's experience and CoHo Staffing needs.  The three different positions are kitchen employees, out front employees, and cashier employees.  If you have a preference for one position over another, please note it in the body of your application.

General group interviews for positions will be held Monday, November 13th through Friday, November 17th. All interviews will take place in-person.

Newly hired employees are required to attend orientation and classroom training sessions Monday, November 27th through Friday, December 1st (times will vary).

Hands-on training will take place Monday, December 4th through Friday, December 8th. 

You MUST be available for training during both training weeks...NO EXCEPTIONS! (Primarily excludes weekends and unversity holidays, but some employees may need to train on Sunday, December 3rd.)

Regular schedules will begin Monday, December 18th. New employees will be required to work over Winter Break. The days may vary.

Please attach a screenshot of your Fall 2017 class schedule form My Schedule Builder by date and time (calendar view) to your application. Please include any other regular commitments you may have (internships, clubs, sports, meetings, etc.). 



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Perform an assortment of duties, including, but not limited to:

  1. Display EXCELLENT customer service while working the service areas.
  2. Maintain a safe and sanitary work area during a shift.
  3. Work in the various ares of the Coffee House to prepare and serve food to our customers.
  4. Maintain a safe and sanitary work area during a shift.
  5. Learn basic and more advanced "scratch" cooking and baking techniques. Prepare salads, slice meats and cheeses, prepare vegetables for recipies, create casseroles, sauces, soups, entrees, and make cookies, cakes, frostings, and bars.
  6. Maintain a balanced cash drawer.
  7. Work between 1-2 hours per week as a busser in the dining room, emptying trash, wiping tables, and stocking service platforms.
  8. Work in the dish room and apply closing/cleaning techniques.
  9. Work 14 hours per week during the academic year. This will include early mornings starting at 6:30am, late evenings, and weekends.

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  1. No experience necessary. We will train you, however, please list all previous food experience on your application.
  2. Must have a current CALIFORNIA FOOD HANDLER CARD within 2 weeks of employment. Cost is ~$15. Cards can be obtained online. Details will be given if you are hired
  3. Employment for all cashiers is contingent upon successful University background check wihtin one week of job offer.
  4. Must be able to follow directions and complete given tasks.
  5. Must display a positive attitude in the workplace.

Supplemental Questions

  1. Please list previous work history and volunteer experience.
  2. Describe why you are qualified for this position and how it relates to your interests.
  3. Please briefly discuss the role of the UC Davis Principles of Community in the workplace and your understanding of diversity and cultural competency.

Approved ___________________________________________________________________________ Date ____________________________

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