a modern cafe set in the beautiful Parkside Neighborhood in Buffalo's Northside.

JAM Parkside

JAM Parkside

Coming soon to the Parkside neighborhood

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The New Jam on Parkside – Rise Collaborative (via Rise Collaborative)

The New Jam on Parkside – Rise Collaborative (via Rise Collaborative)

Those recently meandering down Parkside may have noticed something “perking up” at Russell and Parkside. North Buffalo can soon add a cafe to its list of new hot spots – Jam is set to open this fall. The twist? The cafe will be a Benefit Corporation […]

JAM Careers- Store Manager

JAM Careers- Store Manager

JAM is a modern cafe set in the beautiful Parkside Neighborhood in Buffalo’s Northside. JAM was created to help fill a void in one of the city’s prized and historic neighborhoods. We wanted to fill a vacant storefront with something that made the city, the […]

JAM careers – Barista

JAM careers – Barista

301 Parkside Ave. | Buffalo, NY 14214

JAM is a modern cafe set in the beautiful Parkside Neighborhood in Buffalo’s Northside. JAM was created to help fill a void in one of the city’s prized and historic neighborhoods. We wanted to fill a vacant storefront with something that made the city, the neighborhood, the surrounding area of Delaware Park stronger and filled with culture and action. JAM isn’t just a coffee shop; it is an opportunity for community.

Primary Job Responsibilities:
● Be an ambassador for JAM and present a positive environment for customers at all times
● Serve beverages to customers
● Prepare and assemble food items
● Prep stock in kitchen and cafe
● Run POS system efficiently
● Keep cash drawer orderly and on count
● Do dishes, tidy up, clean, sweep, mop as necessary
● Actively learn in depth knowledge about our coffees, menu items and retail selection

 

Secondary Job Responsibilities:
● Show up on time and ready for work
● Open the shop and close the shop as assigned
● Learn and help anchor the culture of JAM
● Learn about our contributing partners to effectively communicate with customers about our offering list
● Create a safe work environment for your colleagues
● Be awesome, remain awesome

 

JAM offers competitive pay, plus tips and free coffee drinks.

 

Interested applicants should email jamparkside@gmail.com with a cover letter or letter of interest and a resume.

 

JAM promotes an environment that is diverse, and filled with tolerance for all people. We are seeking the right candidate and will not discriminate based on race, religion, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, age, veteran status, and other protected status as required by applicable law.
With Community Backing Jam Hits Funding Goal,  Breaks Escrow

With Community Backing Jam Hits Funding Goal, Breaks Escrow

With Community Backing Jam Hits Funding Goal, Breaks Escrow Build-out of community owned café to begin in Parkside BUFFALO, NY – Today Jam announced that it hit its capital campaign goal for its café in Buffalo’s Parkside neighborhood. “We’re so excited to be able to share […]

“Rust Belt Capital” – Community Based Capital Models (via Buffalo Rising)

“Rust Belt Capital” – Community Based Capital Models (via Buffalo Rising)

What would happen if community members came together to take control of their own destinies? Source: Buffalo Rising

Can Community Capital Programs Regenerate Upstate NY? | Upstate Venture Connect (via Upstate Venture Connect)

Can Community Capital Programs Regenerate Upstate NY? | Upstate Venture Connect (via Upstate Venture Connect)

Parkside in Buffalo, NY is one Upstate neighborhood victim to our transitioning rust belt economy. The area is now being revitalized with Community Capital.

Source: Upstate Venture Connect

Parkside leaders working on community cafe (via The Buffalo News)

Parkside leaders working on community cafe (via The Buffalo News)

Parkside community leaders are working on opening a restaurant at the corner of Parkside Avenue and Russell Street that would redefine “neighborhood café.” Source: The Buffalo News

Jam (via Buffalo Rising)

Jam (via Buffalo Rising)

Jam has the opportunity to become a beloved neighborhood hangout, where customers will come to love the slow pour overs. At the same time, it’s going to be a destination for those who appreciate world class food. And finally, Jam will be a coffee pit […]