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Cat Lounge Attendant
The Cat Lounge Attendant is in charge of the cat room. You love talking about cats and you love the cats you talk about!
- Greeting customers and familiarizing them with the rules of the cat lounge
- Engaging with customers about the different cats
- General care of animals, including waste removal, feeding, and cleaning
- Overall supervision of cat lounge
- Various tasks as needed.
- Must love cats - You recognize each cat and its individual personalities, likes, and dislikes.
- Previous experience caring for multiple cats (whether through volunteering in a shelter, fostering, owning a cat, etc)
- Great people skills - Should be comfortable engaging with customers
- Great communication skills
- Proactive - Can spot negative cat or human interactions and can work to defuse them
- Detail-oriented - You notice the little things and act on them
- Ability to work weekends a plus
Front Desk / Barista
The Front Desk / Barista is the face of Mew Haven. You're the first person they see and you're a fount of information.
- Greet customers as they enter
- Check in customers for cat lounge reservations
- Take reservations for walk-in customers
- Take, ring up, and serve coffee/food orders
- Answer general questions about the cat cafe
- Must have previous experience in a coffee shop, and be familiar with preparing various specialty coffee drinks (cappuccinos, lattes, espressos, etc.)
- Retail experience a plus
- Great customer service - Should be comfortable and friendly with customers
- Have a cool head on your shoulders - Able to handle multiple customers during busy times
- Great communication skills - Since you'll be the first person customers see, you'll guide many guests through their first visit to a cat café.
- Technologically savvy - Should be comfortable learning to use multiple apps, including point-of-sale and reservations