Hiring Manager’s Name
123 Company Address
City, State, Zip Code
Dear [Hiring Manager’s Name],
I’m thrilled to be applying for the barista position at [Company’s Name] as referred to me by [Employee or Regular Customer Name]. Given your store’s reputation for exceptional craft coffee and customer service, I’m eager to contribute my experience, knowledge, and passion to your team.
Having over two years of experience as a shift supervisor, I am skilled in training other baristas and creating a line of communication between team members and management to ensure efficient service during high-volume periods. While I’d love the opportunity to bring that leadership experience to your store, my real passion lies in the coffee. From crafting espresso-based drinks to prepping a pour-over, sending customers off with an unbeatable beverage is what makes me love this career more and more each day.
I’ve noticed that [Company’s Name] has been expanding into the retail sector and is now offering wholesale beans as well as at-home grinding and brewing devices. Being passionate about sharing coffee tips and tricks with customers, I’m looking forward to employing my background as a a retail associate to the achievement of your sales goals and spreading some coffee knowledge with the community.
I’d love the chance to talk to you more face-to-face and show you what I can do behind the bar. Email me at firstname.lastname@example.org or call me at (xxx)-xxx-xxxx to set up an interview at your earliest convenience. I look forward to hearing from you!