The Glass Jar

Barista & Sandwich Maker - The Picnic Basket

Part-time

The Picnic Basket is our Cafe located close to Santa Cruz's Beach Boardwalk.  We are fast paced, and dedicated to simple, delicious food and treats, sourced from local farmers, foragers and food artisans. We are looking for people who believe in our mission of bringing amazing locally sourced food to the public and delivering excellent customer service.  

As a Barista and Sandwich Maker you will provide excellent customer service by working the register, making tea and coffee drinks, making breakfast items, salads and sandwiches.  You will also be responsible for maintaining the cleanliness of the shop and having a comprehensive understanding of our menu items.

Qualifications:

  • Some experience in customer service or food production in a high volume location is preferable but we can train the right person
  • Demonstrated ability to work as part of a team and multi-task
  • Desire to learn more about locally sourced food and sustainable business
  • Available for at least 20 hours a week
  • Able to work weekdays (current open business hours are 7:00AM - 4:00PM), weekends and holidays

Perks:

  • Competitive Compensation
  • Constant Opportunities for Advancement
  • Medical/Dental/Vision Benefits for Full Time employees
  • Company Outings & Gatherings
  • Discounts at Select Local Businesses
  • Shift Meals
  • Sick Pay

At The Glass Jar, we are committed to providing an environment of mutual respect where equal employment opportunities are available to all applicants and teammates without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, national origin, age, physical and mental disability, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information (including characteristics and testing), military and veteran status, and any other characteristic protected by applicable law. The Glass Jar believes that diversity and inclusion among our teammates is critical to our success as a company, and we seek to recruit, develop and retain the most talented people from a diverse candidate pool.

Santa Cruz, CA

Counter & Kitchen- Snap Taco

Part-time

Snap Taco is a festive taco spot bringing quick and tasty eats and drinks to the people. We're inspired by flavors found on planet earth, turning fresh, local and sustainable ingredients into new school tacos. Oh Snap! Great for a quick bite, a gathering with friends or the whole family. Eat tacos, be happy.

We're making tacos, but we're pulling together flavors from all over the world. We've got a full bar with clever cocktails and other inventive beverages for all ages. We aim to be fast, but we are not fast food. We're focused on making the experience fun and welcoming for everyone.

If you love tacos like we do, we want you to join Team Snap.

Qualifications:

  • Experience in a high volume establishment ($2000+ sales/shift)
  • Demonstrated ability to work well under pressure, multi-task, and succeed in a fast paced environment
  • Desire to work as part of a team
  • Ability to communicate effectively about locally sourced foods, beer and wine
  • Ability to execute the highest quality service
  • Flexible, and able to work nights, weekends and holidays

Perks:

  • Competitive Compensation
  • Constant Opportunities for Advancement
  • Medical/Dental/Vision Benefits for Full Time Employees
  • Company Outings & Gatherings
  • Discounts at Select Local Businesses
  • Shift Meals
  • Sick Pay

At Snap Taco, we are committed to providing an environment of mutual respect where equal employment opportunities are available to all applicants and teammates without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, national origin, age, physical and mental disability, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information (including characteristics and testing), military and veteran status, and any other characteristic protected by applicable law. Snap Taco believes that diversity and inclusion among our teammates is critical to our success as a company, and we seek to recruit, develop and retain the most talented people from a diverse candidate pool.

Santa Cruz, CA

Ice Cream Maker/ Pastry Assistant - The Penny Ice Creamery

Part-time

The Penny Ice Creamery is the only Ice Cream Shop in Santa Cruz that makes ice cream totally from scratch using local and organic ingredients.  We create unique, seasonal ice cream flavors made with local and organic ingredients.

This position is responsible for preparing all of the ingredients that go into our ice cream, and eventually spinning and pasteurizing the ice cream. This includes cracking eggs, making syrups, jams, preparing fruit and vegetables. Once you have shown your prep abilities then we will be able to train you to spin ice cream using our Emery Thompson Spinner (made in this USA!). One you master this, then we would be able to train you to pasteurize and help you get your pasteurization license. Anyone with a current pasteurization license is encouraged to apply.

Qualifications:

  • Preferably at least one year experience with food prep or line work, but we will train the right person
  • Demonstrated ability to work as part of a team, multi-task, prioritize and communicate effectively
  • Desire to learn more about locally sourced food and sustainable business
  • Available for at least 20 hours a week (working hours are typically Tuesday - Saturday 8:00AM - 5:00PM)
  • Able to lift 50lbs repeatedly (making ice cream is a lot of heavy lifting)

Perks:

  • Competitive Compensation
  • Constant Opportunities for Advancement
  • Medical/Dental/Vision Benefits for Full Time employees
  • Company Outings & Gatherings
  • Discounts at Select Local Businesses
  • Sick Pay

At The Glass Jar, we are committed to providing an environment of mutual respect where equal employment opportunities are available to all applicants and teammates without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, national origin, age, physical and mental disability, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information (including characteristics and testing), military and veteran status, and any other characteristic protected by applicable law. The Glass Jar believes that diversity and inclusion among our teammates is critical to our success as a company, and we seek to recruit, develop and retain the most talented people from a diverse candidate pool.

Santa Cruz, CA

Prep Cook - Snap Taco

Part-time

Snap Taco is a festive taco spot bringing quick and tasty eats and drinks to the people. Founded in Santa Cruz and inspired by flavors found on planet earth, we're turning fresh, local and sustainable ingredients into new school tacos. Oh Snap! Great for a quick bite, a gathering with friends or the whole family.

Our mantra: Eat tacos, be happy.

Qualifications:

  • Valid California Driver's License and clean driving record
  • Experience in food prep for a high volume establishment
  • Demonstrated ability to be pro-active and work autonomously
  • Desire to learn more about locally sourced food and sustainable business
  • Available for at least 20 hours a week
  • Able to work nights, weekends and holidays
  • Ability to lift up to 50 lbs repeatedly

Perks:

  • Competitive Compensation
  • Constant Opportunities for Advancement
  • Medical/Dental/Vision Benefits for Full Time Employees
  • Company Outings & Gatherings
  • Discounts at Select Local Businesses
  • Shift Meals
  • Sick Pay

At Snap Taco, we are committed to providing an environment of mutual respect where equal employment opportunities are available to all applicants and teammates without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, national origin, age, physical and mental disability, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information (including characteristics and testing), military and veteran status, and any other characteristic protected by applicable law. Snap Taco believes that diversity and inclusion among our teammates is critical to our success as a company, and we seek to recruit, develop and retain the most talented people from a diverse candidate pool.

Santa Cruz, CA

Shift Leader- The Penny Ice Creamery

Part-time

The Penny Ice Creamery is the only Ice Cream Shop in Santa Cruz that makes ice cream totally from scratch using local and organic ingredients. As a Shift Leader, you will provide excellent customer service by scooping ice cream, making specials like sundaes and shakes, making tea and espresso drinks, and maintaining the shop.  In addition to providing excellent service, you will be a leader for other staff as their first point of contact.  You are responsible for maintaining the flow and presentation of the shop and holding everyone to our high standards of service and product quality.

Qualifications:

  • Ability to think critically, problem solve, prioritize and lead a team.
  • Must have availability on weekdays, weekends and holidays.
  • Must be able to work at least 20 hours a week.
  • Preference will be given to individuals with experience in leadership.

Perks:

  • Competitive Compensation
  • Constant Opportunities for Advancement
  • Medical/Dental/Vision Benefits for Full Time employees
  • Company Outings & Gatherings
  • Discounts at Select Local Businesses
  • Sick Pay

At The Glass Jar, we are committed to providing an environment of mutual respect where equal employment opportunities are available to all applicants and teammates without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, national origin, age, physical and mental disability, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information (including characteristics and testing), military and veteran status, and any other characteristic protected by applicable law. The Glass Jar believes that diversity and inclusion among our teammates is critical to our success as a company, and we seek to recruit, develop and retain the most talented people from a diverse candidate pool.

Santa Cruz, CA