Director of Coffee. Balzac’s Coffee Roasters opened in 1996 and features 11 cafe locations throughout Ontario, Canada, plus a wholesale division. Celebrating our 20-year anniversary this year, we are not only expanding our cafe locations, we are opening a brand new, state-of-the-art roasting facility. We are currently seeking a director of coffee responsible for coffee sourcing and purchasing, blend creation, cupping, quality control and training of team members at our new coffee roasting facility opening in Ancaster, Ontario. For more information about Balzac’s Coffee Roasters and a full job description, please visit balzacs.com/contact/job-board/.
OPTCO is seeking a logistics and certification coordinator who will be responsible for ensuring that shipments and documentation of coffee arrive to their destination on time, and managing all aspects of inbound green coffee shipments. He or she also will manage information and certifications on suppliers. The ideal candidate is a proactive systems thinker with keen attention to detail. Spanish fluency is required. See more at optco.com/careers.htm.
Allegro Coffee Roasters is looking for a new Roastmaster. In 2013, the Allegro Coffee Roasters (ACR) brand was introduced to build a new coffee culture for Whole Foods Market. Currently ACR has two locations, and we are opening our third in-store micro-roastery in Boulder, CO. The ACR Roastmaster will be representing a dynamic sourcing team and competition coffee from all over the world. If you are an experienced Coffee Roaster with a passion for providing the highest quality and being a part of an exceptional team, apply today! Only online applications will be accepted. Apply here. Any questions, please email email@example.com.
Old Soul Co., a rapidly growing specialty coffee roaster in Northern California, is searching for a director of coffee to assist in all aspects of our roasting, education and green coffee buying programs. Salary and relocation funds are based on experience. Roasting experience is a must. Please send a cover letter and résumé to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Swiss Water Decaf is adding a coffee trader to our Seattle office! Headquartered in Burnaby, British Columbia, the Swiss Water Decaffeinated Coffee Company (SWDCC) is an innovative, growing and socially conscious coffee company where every employee contributes to our success. If you want to be part of a dynamic company, have a strong work ethic and dig coffee, we want to hear from you. Responsibilities include sales and promotion of Swiss Water products and services; domestic and international business development and travel; maintaining and strengthening existing client relationships; representing SWDCC at industry events; analyzing coffee industry developments; sample roasting and cupping. Requires 5-plus years of experience in the coffee industry, preferably with a trading background; knowledge of coffee characteristics, cup profiles and qualities of various origins; sales or trading experience; strong customer service skills and demonstrated relationship-building abilities (including problem solving and opportunity identification); college degree and/or relevant work experience. SCAA instructional experience a plus. Send cover letter and résumé to email@example.com.
Espresso Parts LLC is looking for a talented, self-motivated social media/digital marketing manager who will take a hands-on approach to creating content and developing audiences across all of our platforms. Responsibilities include creative writing, photography, marketing campaigns and brand image, social media engagement and managing an extensive library of intellectual property. For more information go to www.espressoparts.com/careeropportunities.
InterAmerican Coffee is seeking a qualified applicant to fill a marketing position in its San Diego offices. Responsibilities include developing marketing strategy; designing and submitting ads for print and other media; social networking (Facebook and Instagram); website design and updates; uploading daily offering list; updating and posting bean bios online; event planning, promotion and execution (trade show booths, SCAA event and party coordination, Coffee Fest, caffeine crawls, TNTs and regional events); ordering, organizing and developing new ideas for swag; gathering information for and sending company newsletter; ordering business cards; holiday cards; planning and executing management and executive meetings; and other duties as needed. Spanish fluency required. Please send résumés to firstname.lastname@example.org.
InterAmerican Coffee is seeking a trading desk assistant for its San Diego, California, office. Responsibilities include answering phones; checking details on cupping notes and POs for customers; assisting traders by writing sales tickets; managing reallocations/inventory; printing and sending price fixation letters to customers; filing; assisting logistics team with entering and executing contracts & DOs; assisting set up/break down of cuppings; assisting in maintaining certification paperwork; entering cupping notes; ordering, receiving and organizing office supplies; checking voicemail and forwarding phones when necessary; maintaining printers and mail machine; and other duties as needed. Spanish required. Please submit résumés to email@example.com.
Mr. Espresso, Specialty Coffee Roaster specializing in Italian espresso and coffees for contemporary tastes, is searching for a Director of Coffee. The Director of coffee will work collaboratively with our Green Coffee Buyer & Roast Master to drive the coffee program. Please send cover letter and résumé to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Amavida Coffee is taking applications for an enthusiastic, self-motivated Service Technician. Experience in service and installation of espresso, drip coffee and water filtration in food service environments preferred. Position is located in our Panama City Beach roasting and distribution center. Full time (min. 28 hours), hourly paid position, with comprehensive benefits available. Amavida is a Certified B-Corporation and an equal opportunity employer committed to providing a work diverse environment. Submit résumé to email@example.com.
Sales Development Position. Specialty coffee roaster focused on helping churches and non-profits with coffee hospitality ministries, cafes, and missions fund raising is looking for a/an experienced salesperson/s to identify prospects and close deals. Send cover letters and résumés Attn. Brett: MissionRoasters@gmail.com or 11641 Ridgeline Drive #170, Colorado Springs, CO 80921.
Allegro Coffee Company® Is Looking for a Roaster/Production Team Member. The Roaster will work side by side with our lead roaster and will be responsible for all activities including loading green coffee, roasting, packaging and preparing product for shipment. Qualifying applicants have prior experience roasting coffee with a minimum of 3 years working in specialty coffee, and a passion for cupping and tasting your work. For more information and to apply to this position, visit: www.allegrocoffee.com/jobs.
Sales—Royal Coffee New York is looking for a sales person. Proficiency with all Microsoft Office programs. Additional computer skills in the area of web production, graphic design and other digital or social media are a plus. Excellent verbal and written sills in English. Proficiency in Spanish a plus. Strong organizational, relationship cultivation and customer skills. A college degree is strongly preferred as well as sales experience. Full-time salaried position with company paid medical and dental benefits. Email your résumé and references to firstname.lastname@example.org.
USED EQUIPMENT FOR SALE
Diedrich 15-kg destoner, excellent condition, only 10 hours of use. $4,475 plus shipping. Contact email@example.com or call 406.580.8341.
Turnkey Coffee Roasting Facility for Sale. Two 4-bag roasters with afterburner, grinding and packaging equipment. Roasting capacity of more than 8 million pounds per year. Great for a company currently buying a lot of coffee from a supplier or roaster that wants to increase their current capacity. Roasting facility can easily be moved. Looking for either sale, percentage investment or contract roasting opportunities. All scenarios great for saving or making money. Reasonable evaluation on coffee facility in place. Contact Eric at 647.203.6223 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Gourmet Coffee Roasters (GCR), a 28-year-old specialty coffee purveyor and manufacturer of the patented Java Master Retail Coffee Roaster, is looking for an investor/buyer. Please contact Richard Sewell at 248.535.2025 (cell) or email@example.com. For more information, visit www.javamasters.com.
Coffee packaging partner wanted for joint venture in brand. New fully automatic packaging unit packs 3000 Kcups per day. Very profitable. Initial cost $200,000. Reply to: firstname.lastname@example.org or 678.314.1649.
The Chain Collaborative provides support for projects in the coffee lands through collaboration and partnership. There are many amazing projects at origin and likewise there are many amazing coffee lovers looking to make a difference. We believe projects will only be stronger, more sustainable, and more responsive to real needs of coffee communities with collaborative support from all players in the supply chain. How do we do it? We provide developmental support to NGOs and nonprofits in coffee-growing regions. We connect coffee companies to projects they can directly support at origin. We offer monitoring and evaluation of existing projects at origin. We consult with all partners to make projects more sustainable and responsive to the needs of the beneficiaries. We build industry solidarity to pull resources together in creative, collaborative ways. We raise awareness in the coffee industry about sustainability and the supply chain. And we drink lots of coffee. If you want to collaborate with us or be a part of our team, contact email@example.com.
CONSULTING / EDUCATION
We are “Working on a Dream” of opening a café within the next year. The café will be non-profit with all proceeds going to organizations working with those held captive and exploited by the sex trafficking industry, and to those working to end this slavery. That is our outward focus, our local focus is to empower young people to make a difference in their community and the world. We are looking for café equipment, specially a coffee roaster—5 lbs. or larger. We can provide a tax-deductible receipt for all contributions, donations and discounts. Please contact us for a complete list and more information, firstname.lastname@example.org.
Cup For Education is a non-profit organization designed to help poor rural coffee communities of Central and Latin America build schools within their communities and assist in providing them with teachers and the basic tools needed to educate the future generations of coffee farmers. Cup for Education sponsors a teacher for the Solidarity School in the community of Los Alpes in Jinotega, Nicaragua. Entering its second year, Karen Gordon, president and founder of CFE, says, “We are pleased to have raised enough funds to enable us to sponsor the teacher again for the school. The additional teacher allows this community to send children to school to further their education by another grade level.” For more information, go to www.cupforeducation.org or call 800.458.2233.
Your mother thinks you’re special, no matter what. We’re not your mother! CafeMakers provides effective consulting services for specialty coffee agriculture, roasting and brand marketing. www.CafeMakers.com.