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HELP WANTED

Roaster Service Technician. Usonian Systems is looking for a roaster service technician to join our team. The ideal candidate will have mechanical repair experience on roasters as well as knowledge of the industry. Extensive travel is required from our East Coast office. Contact Ryan (hello@weareusonian.com) with résumé and brief description of why you'd be a great fit.


Roasting Assistant. Growing specialty coffee roaster in Glastonbury, Connecticut, focused on quality, hard work and dedication to craft looking for energetic and passionate roasting assistant. Train under owners. Track levels of green/roasted coffee; host cuppings; order fulfillment. Full- or part-time. Competitive pay. Opportunities for growth/upward movement. Email résumé to customercare.daybreak@gmail.com.


Coffee Service Technicians. 9 Bartech is a rapidly growing coffee equipment service company. We are looking for experienced espresso machine technicians in our Glendale, Arizona, and Denver, Colorado, facilities. A clean driving record is necessary. Compensation between $30,000–$60,000 annually, depending on experience. Compensation for relocation may be negotiable. If you are looking for a great work environment and employers who care, and you have quality experience working on espresso equipment, 9 Bartech is the company for you. Please send résumé attention Javier Palacio to javier@9bartech.com.


BUSINESSES FOR SALE

Roastery and coffee shop for sale in Texas. Established brand with strong wholesale client list, top-of-the-line equipment and perfect online reviews. Multiple revenue streams with efficient systems and experienced staff. Profitable and full of growth potential. Owner relocating. Asking $350k. Contact texascoffeeroaster@gmail.com.


HELPFUL ORGANIZATIONS

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 cupforeducation.org or call 800.458.2233.

BUSINESS OPPORTUNITIES

New coffee shop chain starts with you! Looking for live wire to mastermind the proposed “Cowboy Joe.” I will supply the Cowboy Joe total immersion coffee brewers and all artwork. Check product out on Amazon. You open shop anywhere in the United States and develop proof of concept. Lets talk details. D3141@aol.com.

Cowboy Joe

USED EQUIPMENT WANTED

Seeking used drum roaster. We are looking for a discarded 7- to 15-kilo-capacity drum roaster. Our business is located in Palmer, Alaska. Willing to pay for shipping. Please text or leave a message at 907.232.5043 with details.


USED EQUIPMENT FOR SALE

1952 Probat G90 Drum Roaster. Comes with manual and detailed proposal for refurbishment / rebuild. Just needs a little TLC. For more information, contact Sam Mirto at sam@ferriscoffee.com.

Probatino

Geometrico 20-kilogram Production Roaster. Built in 2010. Constantly maintained and ready for more production. Set up for propane. We love this roaster but it is time for something bigger. Asking $18,000 or best offer. Still in production in central Pennsylvania. Call 570.441.9184 or email sales@basoncoffee.com.


COLLABORATORS WANTED

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 nora@thechaincollaborative.org.

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