Cowgirl Creamery & Tomales Bay Foods Careers and Jobs

Cantina Cheesemonger/Barista

Our Artisan Cheese Shop & Cantina in beautiful Point Reyes Station is looking for friendly, food-loving folks to join our amazing team! This position supports our Cantina team that produces seasonal salads, soups, sandwiches, and beverages highlighting local producers and inspired by the incredible bounty of our region. You’ll also contribute to creating extraordinary customer experiences by upholding Cowgirl’s high standards of customer care while maintaining proper handling and display of food. Our ideal candidate has the ability to thoughtfully and dynamically work within a team-centric, fast-paced cafe kitchen environment and can easily pivot to confidently and independently assist new and regular guests.

Our operation is open Thursday - Monday, closed Tuesday/Wednesday. The store is open to the public from 11 AM to 4 PM so our shifts typically start around 9 AM and end around 5 PM. We are open to full-time, part-time, and seasonal/temporary employees.     

What We Offer:

  • Non-exempt position (hourly), pay rate DOE + tips
  • Health, vision, and dental insurance, 401K, Paid Vacation and Sick Days, and a 30% discount
  • Bonus perks include swag, shift meals, and endless Cowgirl cheer

What You Need:

  • A love of cheese; we’ll help you learn the rest 
  • Prior experience in customer-facing positions - restaurant and/or foodservice FOH roles preferred, retail or other in-person customer service experience still applicable   
  • Ability to adapt within an active work environment and effectively multitask
  • Competence to listen and understand customer needs and guide them accordingly
  • ServSafe Certified within 30 days of the start date
  • Able to work Thursday - Monday and availability around the Thanksgiving and Christmas holidays

What You Bring:

  • Retail POS and general kitchen experience are a big plus
  • Appreciation for hospitality and desire to cultivate meaningful customer interactions
  • A positive outlook and attitude
  • Exceptional interpersonal and communication skills
  • Consistency and dependability for your team members

What You'll Do:

  • Preserve and elevate the highest standards of hospitality
  • Be fast, friendly, and accurate in every customer interaction
  • Maintain the high level of food quality by following recipes & sampling frequently
  • Help prepare take-away items including sandwiches, salads, and daily specials 
  • Maintain a clean and safe work environment
  • Participate in the spirit of teamwork and cooperation

Cowgirl Creamery & Tomales Bay Foods - Point Reyes Station

80 Fourth St, Point Reyes Station, California 94956