Caffe Ibis is a 40 year-old artisan, custom coffee roasting house located in Logan, Utah. We are firmly grounded in our guiding principles of seeking out quality coffees that meet high standards for our planet and people. As a pioneer in the organic coffee market in the United States, we source coffee that is processed and harvested with human health, human dignity, and environmental benefits in mind. Caffe Ibis has a moral commitment to triple certified coffees: organic, fair trade, and SMBC bird friendly. Our core mission is to be unbeatable for quality and freshness, while supporting social and environmental stewardship. Caffe Ibis treasures its partnerships with its employees, customers, and vendors. We enthusiastically support and actively participate in our local community and beyond.
Oversee the daily operation of the downtown deli, with an orientation on natural, holistic foods and artisan baked goods. The deli manager must be available to work 35 to 40 hours per week, Monday through Friday, early mornings including possible overtime, some weekends and holidays.
Responsibilities include the hiring, training, supervision and conduct of employees within the deli. In addition, a thorough culinary knowledge of cooking and baking is preferred in order to instruct, motivate, and guide current and new employees through new menus, food preparation, performance resolution, and creative ideas so as to maintain a skilled staff.
Additional responsibilities include keeping accurate records, inventory management, and completing sales analyses. The manager is also responsible for the creation of seasonal menu, food case and bake planning. The ability to meet quality and food service regulatory requirements is a must. The potential candidate must possess a current Food Handlers Permit. A Food Safety Manager Certificate is a plus. Within the department, an ability to support a culture of pride, ownership, and desire to exceed expectation while fostering a culture of flexibility is imperative. It is also of great importance to support a whole food, local, and seasonal emphasis by cultivating our deli mission statement.
“Our natural and ethnic foods deli emphasizes the use of fresh, seasonal, local and organic foods. Buying these products fairly can be more expensive than conventional products. It is our goal that you will feel as passionate as we do about supporting high-quality, sustainable and restorative food which promotes a healthy community.”
As deli manager, there is an expectation to work closely with the company owner, Café Manager, Purchasing Manager, and local producers and farmers within Cache Valley. Participation in the downtown Gallery Walks, special events, and attendance at the local Farmers Market for purchasing is an essential part of the job expectation of creating relationships within the community.
In summary, experience in retail, food service, management, whole food culinary arts, a base knowledge of special dietary needs such as vegan and gluten-friendly cooking, and a passion to adapt and learn, is desired. A working knowledge of Microsoft Office, Excel, and basic computer technical skills are required.
Caffe Ibis is located in Logan, Utah, in Cache Valley, 90 miles north of Salt Lake City. Logan is the county seat and home of Utah State University. With its thriving downtown, cultural and entertainment opportunities abound. Cache County, and all of northern Utah, is a four-season outdoor recreation destination (www.tourcachevalley.com). Caffe Ibis offers a competitive salary and benefits package.