IHG Starbucks Barista (Full-Time) - InterContinental Chicago Magnificent Mile in Chicago, Illinois


The InterContinental Hotel Group owns, operates and franchise more than 9,000 hotels, 120 million stays per year in nearly 100 countries. Our people lie at the heart of our business - and by bringing your expertise and passion to IHG; you will help us to achieve our goal of creating Great Hotels Guest Love.

The Career Opportunity: Starbucks Barista


  • Demonstrates all Starbucks and IHG customer service standards, operating standards and Star Skills

  • Promotes beverage and product sales

  • Contributes to store goals for increasing sales

  • Follows health, safety and sanitation guidelines for all products

  • Performs cleaning and operational tasks as assigned on Duty Rosters; including merchandising, stocking, rotating and storing products

  • Responsible for following all cash handling and cash register functions to standards, policy and procedures

  • Follows all company policies, store operating standards and procedures

  • Maintaining guest areas cleaning task

  • Maintaining back of outlet cleaning task

  • Closing and or opening shift responsibilities

  • Other task and projects as assigned


Qualifications : High school diploma or equivalent vocational training. Ability to communicate fluently in English with customers and co-workers. Legible writing and ability to compute basic mathematical calculations. One year customer service experience required. Cash handling experience is desired. Preferred candidates with Baristas experience/skills. Prior experience in coffee, retail or restaurant is strongly preferred. Potential candidates will have to pass Starbucks Initial Store Training Certification. Will be required to work a rotating shift including evenings, weekends and/or holidays

This job requires the following abilities/skills:

  • Ability to carry or lift items weighing up to 20 pounds

  • Stand and move about the work area

  • Handle food, objects, products and utensils

  • Bending, stooping, kneeling

  • Must be able to work rotating shifts

  • Ability to work scheduled shift in all types of conditions pertinent to the job

  • Ability to perform job functions in a fast paced environment, with attention to detail, speed and accuracy

  • Ability to remain calm and use sound judgment

  • Ability to work under pressure meeting production timelines for guest and fellow workers

  • Ability to work with all products and equipment prescribed

  • Ability to work cohesively with co-workers as part of a team

  • Ability to work with hot food and beverage items

  • Must speak fluent English, using correct grammar

  • Must be able to maintain a highly positive and friendly image that will reflect well on hotel's overall professional appearance

  • Ability to adhere to dress code standards

What's your passion? Whether you're into sports, shopping or karaoke, at IHG we're interested in YOU. At IHG we employ people who apply the same amount of care and passion to their jobs as they do their hobbies - people who put our guests at the heart of everything they do. And we're looking for more people like this to join our friendly and professional team.

What Do You Get?

In return we'll give you a competitive financial and benefits package which may include healthcare support, dental, vision, disability and life insurance support, and a matching 401k plan. Hotel discounts worldwide are available as well as access to a wide variety of discount programs and the chance to work with a great team of people. Most importantly, we'll give you the room to be yourself.

So what's your passion? Do you see yourself as a Starbucks Barista? Please get in touch and tell us how you could bring your individual skills to IHG.

IHG is an equal opportunity employer: Minorities / Females / Disabled / Veterans

Job: Hotel General Management

Location: IL-Chicago

Requisition ID: R147631