Job Description

  • Category
    Dining Services
    Specific Schedule
    Various shifts from 9am to 7:30pm; Various days, including holidays and weekends
    Regular Part-Time
    Village Center
    USD $11.25/Hr.
    USD $12.60/Hr.
  • Job Summary

    Friendship Village Tempe is seeking a dedicated, hard-working individual to join our team as a part-time Cafe Attendant.

    Position Summary:

    • Provide high quality, caring services to residents and guests at meal times and special events.
    • Maintain food services areas in a neat, clean and sanitary manner.
    • Interact with residents, guests and co-workers in a friendly and helpful manner and make extraordinary impressions on all patrons at all times.
    • Maintain a safety first mindset and culture.

    What Employees Are Saying:

    A Cafe Attendant review from says, "The residents are what make the atmosphere, it is always something new with them. They are sure to bring a smile to any employee's face."

    Education & Experience

    • Previous experience as a café attendant and some knowledge of Barista experience is preferred.
    • Customer service and cash handling experience is required.
    • Must acquire a food handlers Certification from a local Health Department within 30 days of employment.

    Physical Requirements & Working Conditions

    • Stand and walk for most of the day.
    • Bend, stretch, reach or lift, and carry plates of food to patrons and cases of product.
    • Able to lift 50 to 75 pounds and push/pull carts (approximately 50 pounds) to and from café and storage unit.

    Employee Benefits:

    At Friendship Village Tempe, we truly value our employees. We offer part-time employees a benefits package including:

    • 403B Retirement Plan – Employer Match (must work 20 hours/wk)
    • Opportunities for Advancement
    • Competitive Pay
    • Direct Deposit
    • Employee Referral Bonus
    • Paid Holidays
    • Paid Time Off/Vacation
    • Educational Grant Program (must work 15 hours/wk)
    • Employee Discounts
    • Employee Wellness Program and Gym On-site
    • Discounted Employee Meals
    • Discounted Bus Passes
    • Emergency Loan Program
    • Employee Events
    • Employee Recognition Programs
    • Paid Sick Time
    • Trip Reduction Program
    • Leave of Absence Policy
    • Paid Bereavement Leave
    • Military Time Off

    Hospitality Focus:

    Friendship Village Tempe fully embraces a culture of hospitality. To that end, we include the following hospitality promises as a guide for our interpersonal interactions with residents, co-workers, and guests:

    • We greet residents, employees and guests warmly, by name and with a smile.
    • We treat everyone with courteous respect.
    • We strive to anticipate resident, employee and guest needs and act accordingly.
    • We listen and respond enthusiastically in a timely manner.
    • We hold ourselves and one another accountable.
    • We embrace and value our differences.
    • We make residents, employees and guests feel important.
    • We ask “Is there anything else I can do for you?”
    • We maintain high levels of professionalism, both in conduct and appearance, at all times.
    • We pay attention to details.


    Friendship Village is a place employees can wake up happy to come to work each day. We take pride in our exceptional culture of family and hospitality.

    We hold a 4.4 star rating on Glassdoor.

    We also have a 4.0 star rating on Indeed. has awarded us a 5 star rating


    Our staff and residents rate us 4.6 stars on Facebook.

    Application Instructions

    Please click on the link below to apply for this position. A new window will open and direct you to apply at our corporate careers page. We look forward to hearing from you!

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