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BARISTA: I Really Like Talking To People & Keeping Busy

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Hailie describes her job as a Barista, which involves many more responsibilities than creating drinks. Providing excellent customer service is absolutely key, so it's a great job to have if you like making people happy and like to stay busy.

Job Title: Barista

Job Summary: Food Cooking Machine Operators and Tenders

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Food processing operators include food batchmakers and food cooking machine operators and tenders. These workers may set up, operate, and tend cooking equipment that mixes, blends, cooks, or otherwise processes ingredients used to manufacture food products.

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Indoor, Physically demanding, Hospital / Clinic, Military, Home, Office, Travel
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m='13200'>happy.</span> <span m='13680'>It's what</span> <span m='14035'>we're</span> <span m='14390'>about.</span> <span m='15200'>Mostly,</span> <span m='15640'>if you're</span> <span m='15990'>on bar,</span> <span m='16730'>you</span> <span m='17190'>are</span> <span m='17760'>expected</span> <span m='18240'>to</span> <span m='18380'>make</span> <span m='18560'>drinks,</span> <span m='18860'>basically,</span> <span m='19510'>steaming</span> <span m='19775'>milk,</span> <span m='20250'>pulling</span> <span m='20730'>espresso,</span> <span m='22260'>putting</span> <span m='22540'>all</span> <span m='22660'>the</span> <span m='22730'>drinks</span> <span m='23000'>together.</span> </p><p><span m='24880'>If</span> <span m='25200'>you</span> <span m='25460'>are on</span> <span m='25830'>register,</span> <span m='27090'>point</span> <span m='27300'>of</span> <span m='27370'>sale,</span> <span m='28040'>you're</span> <span m='28250'>expected</span> <span m='28750'>to</span> <span m='29300'>keep--</span> <span m='30460'>give</span> <span m='30720'>accurate</span> <span m='31030'>change,</span> <span m='31620'>make</span> <span m='31820'>sure</span> <span m='31990'>you're</span> <span m='32119'>paying</span> <span m='32320'>attention</span> <span m='32619'>to</span> <span m='32689'>what</span> <span m='32810'>you're</span> <span m='32920'>doing,</span> <span m='33200'>but</span> <span m='33340'>also,</span> <span m='34420'>you're</span> <span m='34730'>expected</span> <span m='35100'>to</span> <span m='35180'>talk</span> <span m='35430'>to</span> <span m='35530'>people,</span> <span m='36640'>judge,</span> <span m='37030'>basically,</span> <span m='37430'>how</span> <span m='37620'>long</span> <span m='37830'>they</span> <span m='37930'>want</span> <span m='38120'>to</span> <span m='38170'>be</span> <span m='38360'>there,</span> <span m='38960'>if</span> <span m='39120'>they</span> <span m='39220'>want</span> <span m='39470'>to</span> <span m='39560'>chat,</span> <span m='40250'>and</span> <span m='40370'>if</span> <span m='40510'>they do</span> <span m='40690'>want</span> <span m='40840'>to</span> <span m='40910'>chat,</span> <span m='41530'>go</span> <span m='41900'>ahead</span> <span m='42185'>and</span> <span m='42470'>talk</span> <span m='42720'>to</span> <span m='42810'>them</span> <span m='42970'>while</span> <span m='43120'>you're</span> <span m='44440'>writing</span> <span m='44700'>cups,</span> <span m='44960'>while</span> <span m='45400'>you're</span> <span m='46850'>writing</span> <span m='47220'>down</span> <span m='47570'>their</span> <span m='47720'>food</span> <span m='47980'>order,</span> <span m='48660'>and</span> <span m='48770'>everything</span> <span m='49040'>like</span> <span m='49170'>that.</span> </p><p><span m='50470'>I</span> <span m='50770'>mean,</span> <span m='51070'>sometimes</span> <span m='51470'>we</span> <span m='51580'>do</span> <span m='51720'>floors.</span> <span m='52230'>Sometimes</span> <span m='52730'>we're</span> <span m='52810'>expected</span> <span m='53120'>to</span> <span m='53200'>wash</span> <span m='53470'>dishes.</span> <span m='54800'>We</span> <span m='55030'>clean</span> <span m='55240'>up</span> <span m='55360'>the</span> <span m='55430'>lobby</span> <span m='55840'>periodically,</span> <span m='56660'>every</span> <span m='57020'>10</span> <span m='57250'>minutes,</span> <span m='57550'>I</span> <span m='57600'>do</span> <span m='57740'>believe.</span> <span m='58860'>And</span> <span m='59460'>we</span> <span m='59870'>get</span> <span m='60410'>coffee</span> <span m='61550'>all</span> <span m='61720'>day.</span> </p><p><span m='62360'>How did</span> <span m='62680'>I</span> <span m='62730'>get</span> <span m='62920'>this</span> <span m='63110'>job?</span> <span m='63360'>Well,</span> <span m='63630'>I</span> <span m='63730'>mean,</span> <span m='63900'>I</span> <span m='63980'>applied</span> <span m='64340'>online.</span> <span m='64760'>You can</span> <span m='65220'>go onto</span> <span m='65860'>starbucks.com</span> <span m='66430'>and</span> <span m='66790'>apply.</span> <span m='67410'>We</span> <span m='67690'>do</span> <span m='67820'>always</span> <span m='68080'>need</span> <span m='68220'>people.</span> <span m='69770'>I</span> <span m='69930'>went</span> <span m='70260'>for</span> <span m='70380'>this</span> <span m='70600'>job,</span> <span m='70880'>because</span> <span m='71230'>I</span> <span m='71580'>really</span> <span m='71900'>like</span> <span m='72160'>talking</span> <span m='72540'>to</span> <span m='72610'>people</span> <span m='73010'>and</span> <span m='73130'>keeping</span> <span m='73430'>busy.</span> <span m='75300'>I</span> <span m='75740'>love</span> <span m='75880'>to</span> <span m='76000'>be on</span> <span m='76310'>my feet and</span> <span m='76510'>doing</span> <span m='76700'>something</span> <span m='76910'>constantly.</span> <span m='77460'>I</span> <span m='77510'>don't</span> <span m='77830'>like</span> <span m='77990'>to</span> <span m='78090'>get</span> <span m='78240'>bored,</span> <span m='79340'>which</span> <span m='79780'>I</span> <span m='79860'>don't.</span> <span m='80460'>So</span> <span m='81180'>basically,</span> <span m='81435'>I</span> <span m='81690'>got</span> <span m='81800'>this</span> <span m='81950'>job</span> <span m='82200'>by</span> <span m='82570'>interviewing,</span> <span m='83250'>and</span> <span m='83770'>smiling,</span> <span m='84090'>and</span> <span m='84410'>just</span> <span m='84780'>being</span> <span m='86045'>myself,</span> <span m='87040'>charming,</span> <span m='87720'>I</span> <span m='87750'>guess.</span> </p><p><span m='89000'>Well,</span> <span m='89200'>when</span> <span m='89360'>I</span> <span m='89420'>first</span> <span m='89670'>started,</span> <span m='90030'>I</span> <span m='90100'>didn't</span> <span m='90380'>know</span> <span m='90620'>that</span> <span m='91010'>I</span> <span m='91150'>would--</span> <span m='92030'>I</span> <span m='92160'>expected</span> <span m='92630'>it</span> <span m='92720'>to</span> <span m='92830'>be,</span> <span m='92980'>basically,</span> <span m='94390'>you're</span> <span m='94550'>a</span> <span m='94880'>barista.</span> <span m='95050'>You're</span> <span m='95210'>making</span> <span m='95520'>drinks.</span> <span m='95890'>That's</span> <span m='96140'>it.</span> <span m='96830'>But</span> <span m='97170'>there's</span> <span m='97350'>so</span> <span m='97820'>many</span> <span m='98040'>more</span> <span m='98970'>little</span> <span m='99230'>nuances</span> <span m='99800'>that</span> <span m='99920'>you're</span> <span m='102400'>expected</span> <span m='102940'>to</span> <span m='103030'>do.</span> <span m='103210'>Like</span> <span m='103460'>I</span> <span m='103530'>said,</span> <span m='103750'>you're</span> <span m='103850'>supposed</span> <span m='104130'>to be on</span> <span m='104410'>point</span> <span m='104590'>of</span> <span m='104650'>sale.</span> <span m='104960'>You</span> <span m='105200'>wash</span> <span m='105470'>dishes.</span> <span m='105640'>We</span> <span m='105850'>keep</span> <span m='106340'>the</span> <span m='106420'>lobby</span> <span m='106835'>clean.</span> </p><p><span m='109450'>I</span> <span m='109720'>didn't</span> <span m='109940'>expect</span> <span m='110410'>my</span> <span m='110770'>teammates,</span> <span m='111780'>my</span> <span m='111920'>partners,</span> <span m='112380'>to</span> <span m='112520'>be</span> <span m='112660'>so</span> <span m='113820'>great,</span> <span m='115000'>not</span> <span m='115210'>only at</span> <span m='115450'>what</span> <span m='115600'>they</span> <span m='115700'>do,</span> <span m='115890'>but as</span> <span m='116180'>people.</span> <span m='116830'>So,</span> <span m='117955'>yeah.</span> <span m='118370'>I don't</span> <span m='118770'>know.</span> <span m='119040'>There</span> <span m='119140'>is</span> <span m='119270'>a</span> <span m='119350'>lot</span> <span m='119640'>that</span> <span m='119770'>I</span> <span m='119830'>didn't</span> <span m='120020'>expect.</span> <span m='120600'>Being</span> <span m='120970'>at</span> <span m='121340'>Starbucks</span> <span m='121480'>isn't</span> <span m='121740'>just</span> <span m='121980'>about</span> <span m='122120'>making</span> <span m='122420'>drinks.</span> <span m='123790'>But</span> <span m='124730'>everything</span> <span m='125090'>else</span> <span m='125290'>is</span> <span m='125410'>pretty</span> <span m='126140'>rad</span> <span m='126370'>as</span> <span m='126490'>well.</span> </p><p><span m='127430'>I</span> <span m='127630'>would</span> <span m='127780'>advise</span> <span m='128270'>them</span> <span m='128570'>to--</span> <span m='129380'>that's</span> <span m='129759'>kind</span> <span m='130139'>of</span> <span m='130300'>an</span> <span m='130370'>interesting</span> <span m='130680'>question,</span> <span m='131170'>actually.</span> <span m='132010'>I</span> <span m='132130'>would</span> <span m='132250'>probably</span> <span m='132730'>advise</span> <span m='133260'>them</span> <span m='133510'>to</span> <span m='134710'>be</span> <span m='135020'>ready.</span> <span m='135730'>Be</span> <span m='135930'>ready</span> <span m='136260'>to</span> <span m='137100'>have</span> <span m='137450'>contact</span> <span m='137890'>with</span> <span m='138020'>other</span> <span m='138170'>people</span> <span m='139080'>all</span> <span m='139300'>the</span> <span m='139410'>time,</span> <span m='140330'>like,</span> <span m='140590'>even</span> <span m='140960'>if</span> <span m='141420'>you're</span> <span m='141550'>tired,</span> <span m='142040'>you</span> <span m='142120'>kind</span> <span m='142330'>of</span> <span m='142410'>have</span> <span m='142550'>to</span> <span m='142670'>just</span> <span m='142910'>keep</span> <span m='143070'>yourself</span> <span m='143430'>up</span> <span m='143550'>a</span> <span m='143610'>little</span> <span m='143820'>bit.</span> <span m='144944'>And</span> <span m='145780'>just</span> <span m='146730'>talk</span> <span m='146950'>to</span> <span m='147040'>people</span> <span m='147330'>like</span> <span m='147510'>they're</span> <span m='147600'>normal</span> <span m='147810'>people</span> <span m='148120'>and</span> <span m='148190'>not</span> <span m='148480'>a</span> <span m='148560'>number,</span> <span m='149760'>essentially.</span> </p>","file":{"id":315584,"video_id":"2880689523001","name":"1527-Hailie-Barista1","duration":151302,"thumbnail_url":null}});