Counter, Kitchen and Barista Gnomes wanted for the Gnoshery in Sturgeon Bay!

The Gnoshery 23 N3rd Ave Sturgeon Bay, WI

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Fun fellowship and food at the Gnoshery!

Gnome Games is opening a Board Game Cafe in Sturgeon Bay and needs some enthusiastic gnomes to serve the guests at the Gnoshery!

The Gnoshery is looking for experienced, friendly cashiers, baristas and kitchen staff to join our team.

We are a specialty coffee bar and board game cafe in Sturgeon Bay, WI.

We are looking for some gregarious and energetic team players with outstanding service skills who are driven and passionate about coffee, good food, great games and having fun while providing exemplary customer service.

Our ethos is simple: having fun with the community by putting a game on every table, in a positive and supportive work environment.

Our intention is to provide the highest quality games and play experience, coffee and food, accompanied by exceptional customer service.

If working with coffee, tea and and interacting with people is what gets you out of bed each morning (as it does us), then you’re certainly a candidate!


  • Greet and interact with customers, providing everyone with an excellent experience
  • Maintain a positive demeanor in a busy environment where multi-tasking, cleaning, and effective communication are requirements.
  • Prepare and serve coffee and tea drinks that meet quality standards 
  • Sample coffee or tea each shift to improve product knowledge and uphold Gnoshery standards. 
  • Represent and maintain the Gnome Games and Gnoshery brand and culture, while also bringing excitement, enthusiasm and creativity to programs. ·
  • Properly and safely handle and maintain all equipment 
  • Prepare batch brew and pour-over coffee according to our standards of quality. 
  • Clean or sanitize work areas, utensils, or equipment and take out the garbage 
  • Respond to orders, questions, or concerns in a polite and efficient manner 
  • Accurately handle cash and credit card payments, following appropriate cash-handling procedures 
  • Serve customers cheerfully, quickly and efficiently 
  • Maintain knowledge on current offerings and confidently and accurately communicate product information to customers. 
  • Demonstrate a thorough understanding of all the menu offerings (both coffee and food, and of course games!) 
  • Communicate with team members and management to solve problems and improve service. 
  • Observe relevant health and safety standards

The Ideal Candidate:

  • Is super positive, hard working and fun to work with ·
  • Has a minimum of two years of experience in service-oriented retail, hospitality, and/or customer service 
  • Has exceptional customer service and communication skills
  • Is highly organized and efficient
  • Has fundamental knowledge of coffee, espresso, and grinding equipment, or a genuine interest and ability to learn and retain 
  • Can quickly resolve conflict 
  • Is available on weekends (this is a must).
  • Has reliable transportation to work and is able to arrive on time. 
  • Is a team player ·
  • Is able to problem solve quickly and multi-task in a busy environment 
  • Can lift 25lbs
  • Is able to stand for long periods of time
  • Has experience in a high-volume environment

What we offer: 

  • A fair wage based on experience, performance and ability
  • Amazing career development opportunities and personal growth
  • The most energetic and fun filled work environment filled with great food and beverages, fun games and supportive staff and management
  • An equal opportunity and a safe working environment at all times. 
  • An environment where  gnomes’ creative input and/or ideas are welcome and encouraged
  • Full time employment opportunities for exceptional candidates

Young, outgoing, hard working and energetic but inexperienced gnomes are always welcome to apply!  We are willing to train the best customer service people in the business if you are willing to work hard, learn fast and have fun!

Trolls need not apply

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