Cafe Associate

The John Michael Kohler Arts Center is seeking a part-time café associate to assist with food preparation and provide outstanding customer service to our patrons. The café associate will also assist with working in our Culinary Art Car for events that are held offsite.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

Provides outstanding customer service by greeting every customer, assisting customers with menu selection, suggesting menu items, and suggesting add-on items as appropriate.

Maintain a clean dining room, café, kitchen, and serving area at all times.

Completes daily food preparation list. Prepare and cook food to café standards and recipes, and customer’s satisfaction.

Monitors coffee pots and keeps pots and creamer full.

Ensure all dishes, utensils, and kitchen supplies are clean and put away.

Restocks kitchen and café supplies.

Assists with café catering—group tours, weddings, internal parties, and catering with rentals

Assists with working in the Culinary Art Car during Thursday night Levitt Amp Sheboygan Music Series.

Promotes the Arts Center with knowledge of programming and exhibitions. 

Job Specific Competencies:

Dependability:  Follows instructions, responds to management direction; takes responsibility for own actions; keeps commitments; is punctual and has good attendance; completes tasks on time or notifies appropriate person with an alternate plan.

Customer Service: Manages difficult or emotional customer situations; proactively assists customers; responds promptly to customer needs; solicits customer feedback to improve service; responds to requests for service and assistance; meets commitments.

This is a part-time position that includes working weekdays and weekends approximately 9:00 a.m.–3:00 p.m. and seasonally Thursday evenings approximately 3:00–9:00 p.m. during our Levitt Amp Sheboygan Music Series. Approximately 18-24 hours in winter and 24-32 hours in summer.

Send cover letter, résumé, and professional references to:

John Michael Kohler Arts Center
Human Resources Manager
608 New York Avenue, Sheboygan, WI 53081
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