Head Barista / Café Supervisor

Brisbane, Australia
13 Sep 2017
End of advertisement period
26 Sep 2017
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

Customs House

The historic Customs House located on the river at 399 Queen Street in Brisbane CBD is a UQs premier downtown restaurant, function and cultural facility. Customs House operates The Daily Coffee Co. at The University of Queensland's Brisbane City Campus at 293 Queen Street. Customs House also provides outside catering in the CBD.  The Restaurant provides inside dining in heritage surroundings as well as outside dining overlooking the river and the Story Bridge. The Clients include high profile university, government and corporate clients as well as private clients and visitors to Brisbane.

The role

The Head Barista / Cafe Supervisor is responsible for the efficient management of The Daily Coffee Co. and the cafe team to ensure excellent service to guests.  A commitment to the ongoing success of the cafe is essential.

The person

The successful applicant will need to be a permanent Australian Resident or have a Visa with long term current work rights in Australia.  The person needs to be passionate about great coffee, have a positive attitude and be a dedicated, professional team member with commitment and motivation. Two year's experience in a similar role is essential.

The University of Queensland values diversity and inclusion.

Applications are particularly encouraged from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples. For further information please contact our Australian Indigenous Employment Coordinator at: atsi_recruitment@uq.edu.au

Applications are also encouraged from women.


This is a full-time, fixed term appointment at F&B Grade 4.  The remuneration package will be $49,934 p.a., plus employer superannuation contributions of up to 9.5% (total package will be 54,678 p.a.).

Position Description

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To discuss this role please contact the Operations Manager on +61 7 3365 8923.

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