Now Hiring Cafe Staff


Onda Origins is a cafe and roastery located in Hillman City. We are looking for hardworking, enthusiastic people to join our team and help tell the stories behind our coffee. Coffee experience and/or a passion for coffee is desired, but excellent customer service, willingness to learn a new craft, and dedication to an inclusive environment are musts. Above all, we prioritize team orientedness.

Responsibilities:

  • Connect with our wonderful regular customers
  • Make delicious drinks and snacks that meet our quality standards and provide input on improving recipes and quality
  • Complete all tasks related to the position including maintaining impeccable cleanliness, keeping the space organized, and doing side work as assigned by manager 
  • Exhibit care, grace, and attention to detail while carrying out tasks and while communicating

Applicants must demonstrate the following qualities or abilities:

  • Work effectively in a fast-paced environment
  • Punctuality
  • Clear communication and accountability
  • Ability to manage and prioritize daily and weekly tasks
  • Possess a logical and autonomous ability to problem-solve
  • Maintain productive and positive relationships with co-workers
  • Flexibility with the ability to work independently
  • Willingness to receive and provide constructive feedback in a respectful and timely manner
  • Desire and curiosity to grow and enhance knowledge and skills
  • Excitement for learning about the process of coffee - growing, sourcing, roasting, and serving
  • Proficiency or willingness to learn with point of sale systems
  • Preferred but not required: at least a year of experience in the coffee industry
  • Must work at least 2 shifts per week, including 1 weekend day,  and complete all training requirements in a timely manner

Physical Requirements:

  • Ability to stand or walk for all of your shift
  • Moderate to heavy lifting and carrying up to 50 lbs occasionally
  • Bending, stooping, pushing/reaching above shoulder
  • Ability to work in an environment with a moderate noise level
  • Must taste coffee often to ensure quality standards are met. Sight, smell, and taste must all be used to quality check the product throughout a shift 

Hours/salary/benefits:

  • Both full time and part time positions available
  • Pay starts at $13.50/hr plus tips with opportunities for raises or advancement
  • Combined Paid Time Off/Paid Sick and Safe Time policy (PTO/PSST), which accrues 1 hour per 20 hours worked
  • 3 hours of paid volunteer time of your choice (outside of your shifts) per quarter
  • Eligibility for 401k retirement savings plan after 12 months of employment with Onda Origins
  • 12oz roasted coffee of your choice and employee discounts at our cafe

We are committed to fostering a workplace that reflects our company values, those of our employees, and those of the communities we serve.  Womxn, BIPOC, and LGBTQIA+ are encouraged to apply.

To apply, please send a letter of interest in the body of an email, and a professional resume or CV as an attachment to mark.jensen@ondaorigins.com.