About Book Passage
With over 800 author events per year, two internationally acclaimed annual conferences, an exciting array of writing and language classes, and a comprehensive selection of books on a wide variety of topics, Book Passage is one of the world's leading bookstores and a Bay Area institution. We are committed to our community, working with a number of local schools, universities, and non-profit organizations, and striving to inspire creativity and learning for Bay Area residents of all ages. To that end, Book Passage offers employees unlimited opportunities to develop new interests and skills, personally and professionally.


Open Positions as of October 24, 2019

Booksellers (Corte Madera)

Want to be the first to read tomorrow's bestsellers and meet today's most acclaimed writers? Book Passage is seeking applicants to join our bookselling staff in Corte Madera. Applicants must have evening/weekend availability. Retail/customer service experience preferred. Part-time and full-time positions available. Book Passage is an EOE employer. Please send resumes and cover letters when responding to this posting.

Please include resume and cover letter. EOE. Contact Deirdre Kidder: dkidder@bookpassage.com

Receivers (Corte Madera Store)

Book Passage is hiring for full and part-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. Love of books and reading a plus!

Please include resume and cover letter. EOE. Contact Zack Dubuc: zdubuc@bookpassage.com

Booksellers (San Francisco Ferry Building)

Book Passage has an immediate opening for a part-time bookseller in San Francisco’s vibrant Ferry Building.  Hours will vary depending on staffing needs. A successful applicant will demonstrate: enthusiasm for friendly customer service and hosting author events; a passion for books and reading; basic skills for cashiering and computer search program familiarity or a willingness to learn those skills; stamina for a bustling retail environment, shelving, and some lifting; a willingness to work on an as-needed basis.

Please include resume and cover letter. EOE. Contact Katherine Ralph: kralph@bookpassage.com

Cafe Baristas & Food Prep Staff (Corte Madera)

Book Passage Café and Wine Bar in Corte Madera is seeking  enthusiastic candidates for barista/front counter positions. Applicants must be able to work a flexible schedule, including weekday mornings, weekday evenings, and weekends, and excel in customer service. Book Passage café is a great place for hospitality interns to start getting experience with potential for back and front of house cross training. Please include resume and cover letter.

Book Passage Café and Wine Bar is also seeking applicants for back of house positions with potential for kitchen management, dependent upon restaurant experience. Applicants must be able to work weekday evenings and weekends.

To apply for cafe positions, please contact Keith Jones at kjones@bookpassage.com. EOE.

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. Take a look at our website at: http://bookpassage.com/cafe.


We look forward to hearing from you!