Employment


 

March 17, 2016
 
Open Positions
 

Part-time & Full-time Receivers

Book Passage bookstore in Corte Madera is hiring for part-time and full-time positions in our receiving department. Qualified candidates will have a flexible schedule, be comfortable lifting boxes of books, be detail-oriented, and able to stay on task. Must have a valid California driver's license. Love of books and reading a plus! This position is for our Corte Madera store. EOE. Send resumes and cover letters to Zack Dubuc, zdubuc@bookpassage.com.
 

Cafe & Wine Bar Supervisor

About Book Passage Café and Wine Bar

Located inside Marin County's beloved Book Passage Bookstore in Corte Madera, Book Passage Café and Wine Bar is the perfect place to relax with a book and a pastry, catch up with a friend over a cup of locally roasted coffee, or grab a meal before an author event. In addition to daily breakfast, lunch, and dinner service, we frequently host luncheons, mixers, and various other unique events.

About the Café Supervisor Position

From avid readers to renowned authors, Book Passage Café and Wine Bar serves many of the Bay Area’s most creative minds. We are looking for a person who will draw upon this creative energy to infuse the café with inspiration and originality. This position offers freedom to implement fresh ideas—our ideal candidate will welcome feedback from customers and staff alike and will enjoy working with company management to grow the café business. 

An upbeat, helpful, and collaborative attitude is a must. If you’re an innovative, organized, and flexible thinker with a passion for food and books, we’d love to hear from you!
Description of Duties

  • Work with management to maintain and improve upon existing operational and administrative procedures to maximize efficiency
  • Manage inventory and contribute ideas for menu and sourcing
  • Train new employees and ensure continued success of all staff
  • Assign weekly staff schedules
  • Establish and sustain positive, lasting relationships with patrons and vendors
  • Ensure that California Retail Food Code health and safety regulations are consistently met

Qualifications

  • Experience in food service
  • Detail-oriented and organized
  • Leadership--you know how to bring out the best in every member of your team
  • Excellent people skills—you enjoy providing exceptional customer service                                                       
  • Experience with Microsoft Word and Excel

Full-time position. Benefits include healthcare coverage and PTO. Resume and cover letter required when responding to this job posting. Send resumes and cover letters to Karen West, kwest@bookpassage.com

Baristas for Book Passage Café and Wine Bar

Located inside Marin County's beloved Book Passage Bookstore in Corte Madera, Book Passage Café and Wine Bar is the perfect place to relax with a book and a pastry, catch up with a friend over a cup of locally roasted coffee, or grab a meal before an author event. In addition to daily breakfast, lunch, and dinner service, we frequently host luncheons, mixers, and various other unique events.

Book Passage Café and Wine Bar is seeking applicants for barista positions. Applicants must be able to work day shifts, weekends, and some nights. Pay is per hour (based on experience) plus shared house tips. Passion for literature and farm-to-table cuisine a plus! Book Passage Café and Wine Bar offers opportunities for creativity and growth, making it a great place for up-and-coming hospitality interns to start building a resume. We are searching for an organized, detail-oriented team player with experience in both back and front of house roles. Assisting with orders, light cleaning, food preparation, and cuisine creation, are all integral duties in the position. Please include resume and cover letter when responding to this listing. EOE. Send resumes and cover letters to Vanessa Wahlstrom, vwahlstrom@bookpassage.com.

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Book Passage has attracted some of the most exciting thinkers and writers of our time!  We are a stimulating, engaging place to work where no two days are the same. 

We provide equal employment opportunities regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability or Vietnam Veteran status. We are always reviewing resumes for retail positions. If interested in a retail position at either our Corte Madera or San Francisco locations, please send your cover letter and resume to:

Book Passage
ATTN: Leslie Berkler, Retail Manager
51 Tamal Vista Blvd., Corte Madera, CA 94925


Or email your cover letter and resume to Leslie Berkler at lberkler@bookpassage.com.

We sometimes have other positions available at Book Passage. Above are the current job openings.

If you don't see any listed, that means we have no openings at the moment, but please keep checking back as positions do open up occassionally.