Are you looking for a job that is on-campus and you can work between your classes? Apply to work at the Common Grounds Coffee Shop and get a job that works around your class schedule! 

The Thompson Rivers University Students’ Union (TRUSU) is looking to fill job openings for baristas in its Common Grounds Coffee Shop for the upcoming Fall and Winter semesters (September 01, 2023 – April 30, 2024). The available positions will have a fixed semesterly schedule with shifts between 8 a.m. and 10 p.m. Monday through Friday and between 10 a.m.-10 p.m. on Saturday and Sunday. Hours for these positions range from 10-to-20 hours a week based on student availability. 

Common Grounds Baristas will be expected to make and serve food/beverages as well as to complete regular cleaning and administrative tasks that support our food-service operations. Applicants should have customer service experience and excellent communications skill with a friendly attitude. Food-service experience is preferred but is not required. Applicants should be able to lift weight up to 50lbs. 

Interviews will be conducted on August 10, 2023, via Microsoft teams. Successful applicants will be required to participate in a mandatory orientation on August 21-22, and complete at least one training shift between August 24 and August 31. Applicants not available on those dates need not apply. 

How to apply? 

Complete the online application form at the link below. You will need to include a copy of your resume and your Fall 2023 course schedule. Applications will be accepted until midnight on August 04, 2023. Only applicants shortlisted for interviews will be contacted.