Work For Brewtus Roasting

Brewtus Roasting is recruiting an engaged and driven individual to join our barista and roasting team. In addition to daily barista duties, you will assist the Lead Roaster with roasting and packaging all coffee sold at Brewtus Roasting. Brewtus Roasting is one of the fastest-growing independent specialty coffee roasters in the Capital Region. This position is a fantastic opportunity for the right person. $15-$20 per hour depending on experience.



  • Prepare various coffee drinks, including espresso, lattes, and pour-over coffee according to Brewtus Roasting standards.
  • Manage and balance cash drawer.
  • Keep service area clean at all times.
  • Weigh green coffee according to schedule for roasting.
  • Label coffee bags.
  • Prepare various coffee blends according to Brewtus Roasting established formulas.
  • Work with Lead Roaster to schedule roasts and ensure efficient production flow to meet inventory requirements for Brewtus Roasting and wholesale clients.
  • Follow proper manufacturing practices, guidelines, and New York State Agriculture & Markets Health and Safety standards.
  • Conduct quality control tests with the Lead Roaster per coffee guidelines.
  • Assist Lead Roaster with tastings and public events.
  • Transfer roasted coffee to appropriate bagging and grinding production stations to ensure efficient and smooth workflow.
  • Brew and package cold brew coffee according to Brewtus Roasting established formulas.


Required Qualifications

  • Prior experience in coffee is preferred.
  • Passion for coffee and a strong ambition to increase your coffee quality and tasting knowledge.
  • Be able to follow directions and established recipes.
  • Ability to work a variety of shifts, including weekends and evenings.
  • Reliability and flexibility to meet production and roasting demands.
  • Must be able to stand and walk for extended periods.
  • Must be able to lift to 40 pounds or more and bend, stoop, and climb.
  • Must be able to work in hot temperatures due to the roaster's heat.
  • Must wear mandatory personal protective equipment.


Note: This position is supported in part by a grant from the Town of Bethlehem, through funding from the New York State Office of Community Renewal. Per grant requirements, this position cannot require any specialized certifications beyond a high school diploma/GED and cannot require more than one year of related experience. Preference will be given to individuals with low to moderate incomes.


If interested please email your resume and why you want to work with us to: