Current Openings

Summit Coffee Co. – Director of Coffee
Summit Coffee Co. is one of the fastest-growing speciality coffee companies in the Southeast, and is looking for a talented person to lead our coffee division. This person will be responsible for overseeing all aspects of Summit’s coffee program, including the roasting operations and beverage quality at the cafe level. The Director of Coffee also will work directly with the CEO on coffee sourcing.
This person will gain understanding of Summit’s approach to coffee and the coffee industry, while also imparting their own creativity into the role. This leadership position requires extensive experience in coffee, with a preference for understanding of both roasting and barista skills, as well as a strong entrepreneurial spirit. The core responsibility of this position will be leading a roasting team, from sourcing and profiling, to operations and production management.
All candidates must exhibit strong leadership and organizational skills, while maintaining a workplace demeanor that is positive, optimistic, and high-energy. This is a salaried position, reporting directly to the CEO, based in Cornelius, North Carolina. It will involve both domestic and international travel. The position will be filled when Summit identifies the right candidate.

If interested, please send a resumé and introductory statement to Summit Coffee CEO Brian Helfrich ([email protected]).

Director of Sales – Summit Coffee Davidson, NC

Summit Coffee Co is looking for an enthusiastic, creative person to lead the sales efforts for our coffee roasting and wholesale business. Interested candidates must be outside-the-box thinkers, able to develop and execute strategy, and be self motivated. Summit Coffee is one of the fastest growing coffee companies in the Southeast, and we need someone to help drive us forward.

Interested candidates must be willing to travel, both locally and regionally. Candidates must prove an interest in hard work, a willingness to learn, and a passion for teamwork, collaboration, and creativity. Previous sales experience is preferred, though not required. Similarly, coffee industry experience is a benefit, but not essential.

The position is available immediately. The hiring process is open and will close as soon as Summit identifies the right candidate. If interested, please address your resume to CEO Brian Helfrich, and indicate why you’re the right person to take Summit to the next level.

The position is based in Davidson and Charlotte, North Carolina. If interested, please send a resume and note to [email protected].

Barista – Summit Coffee Davidson and Asheville

Summit Coffee Co. is a rapidly growing company that supports entrepreneurship among all employees, and we need more awesome coffee loving baristas to join our team. If you’re a high-energy, positive person looking to join a creative company, inquire now. Full time positions with night and weekend availability a plus.

These positions are based in Davidson and Asheville, North Carolina. If interested, please send a resume and note to [email protected].

In order to provide equal employment and advancement opportunities to all individuals, employment decisions at Summit Coffee will be based on merit, qualifications, and the needs of the company. Summit Coffee does not unlawfully discriminate in employment opportunities or practices on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, ancestry, medical conditions, family care status, sexual orientation, or any other basis prohibited by law