Pilgrims Bronte is opening soon, and we need you! We’re bringing fresh, healthy, vegetarian food to Sydney’s east and we’re looking for enthusiastic staff to join our team.

The Role

We’re searching for a coffee loving barista who can run café operations at our new Bronte location. You’ll be a morning person and enjoy interacting with people, especially regular locals. The role is fast-paced and requires a strong level of organisation, so you’ll need to work quickly and efficiently. Most importantly, you will be passionate about coffee and creating a positive and personal experience for our customers.

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Make espresso-based beverages with great latte art
  • Create a fun and relaxed environment for customers, getting to know regulars
  • Maintain inventory, clean and perform equipment maintenance as necessary
  • Support the café manager and other team members to create an upbeat team environment
  • Comply with all safety and hygiene standards
  • Enjoy the ride – we like to get to know our customers, team and community and have fun at work


  • Friendly, honest, caring and positive approach
  • Previous experience working as a high-volume barista with strong espresso preparation skills – 1-2 years minimum preferred
  • Confident espresso machine operation, experience grinding and tamping espresso, milk steaming, and an interest in alternative brew methods
  • High level communication and organisational skills, teamed with amazing customer service
  • Ability to work well in a fast-paced team and stay calm under pressure
  • Knowledge of WHS procedures
  • Rights to work in Australia (no limit on hours)

Why Pilgrims Bronte?

  • A brand-new Bronte café, with 40 years of experience and history serving customers in the South Coast community
  • The chance to work with a young, dynamic team
  • Ongoing training and education opportunities
  • A great work environment, close enough to the beach for an after-work swim


  • Full time (38+ hours) positions available
  • Part-time (20+ hours) positions available
  • Weekend availability and early mornings are mandatory
  • Based in Bronte, Sydney
  • April 2020 start