The Sea Bean

Hiking the Lost Lake trail in Seward

Barista needed for downtown Seward, Alaska coffee shop

2 blocks from the ocean, in the heart of downtown Seward, Alaska

  • summer


The Sea Bean
Seward, Alaska
$12.00 - $13.00 / hour + tips
No experience required
Start Date:
Starts immediately!

The Sea Bean is a funky cafe located in a vintage building in the heart of downtown Seward, Alaska. We serve local espresso and coffee drinks, brew up the best loose-leaf tea in the state, have local beer and wine, and offer a creative breakfast and lunch menu. Our employees get to meet people from all over the world, and have opportunities to explore Kenai Fjords National Park and beyond.

Limited on-site housing is available for $12 per day. Housing consists of shared rooms located on the first floor behind the Sea Bean. There is are two sets of bunk beds in each room (first come, first serve). Bedding included. We also have shared laundry, a shared fully-equipped kitchen, and 2 shared bathrooms available. Rooms have mini-fridges in them.

All utilities are included, along with free wi-fi. $200 security deposit required- $40 of this deposit is held and pooled in a supply fund, which pays for housing supplies such as toilet paper, paper towels, trash bags, and cleaning supplies. $160 of your deposit is refundable at the end of the season, assuming no room damage has occurred.

Each shift includes one (non-alcoholic) drink and a shift meal on the house. (Limited - we will provide details at hiring.)

In addition to your daily drink and meal (when on shift), you will have access to our company gym membership (available late May-end of August). You will also have access to world-class activities right outside our door! Zip-lining, kayaking, white water rafting, glacier hiking, whale watching, etc. are all available to our employees at either a reduced rate or comped (free). Most companies will comp you at the beginning of the season.

How to Apply

Please fill out the online application on our website, and we will contact you to set up a zoom interview!

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