Barista and Sandwich Maker

Santa Cruz
The Picnic Basket
The Picnic Basket is a Cafe located close to Santa Cruz's Beach Boardwalk. We are fast paced, and dedicated to simple, delicious food and treats, sourced from local farmers, foragers and food artisans. We are looking for people who believe in our mission of bringing amazing locally sourced food to the public and delivering excellent customer service.  As a Barista and Sandwich Maker you will provide excellent customer service by working the register, making tea and coffee drinks, making breakfast items, salads and sandwiches. You will also be responsible for maintaining the cleanliness of the shop and having a comprehensive understanding of our menu items.

We are currently accepting applications for Fall 2017 and Spring 2018.


    • At least one year experience in customer service or food production in a high volume location
    • Demonstrated ability to work as part of a team and multi-task
    • Desire to learn more about locally sourced food and sustainable business
    • Available for at least 20 hours a week
    • Able to work weekdays, weekends and holidays


    • Competitive Compensation
    • Constant Opportunities for Advancement
    • Medical/Dental/Vision Benefits for Full Time employees
    • Company Outings & Gatherings
    • Discounts at Select Local Businesses