Be part of something groundbreaking

We strive to be the best place our employees have ever worked, and to produce the best coffee our customers have ever sipped. As a part of our team, you'll be working with people who are down-to-earth, friendly, and passionate in a casual, caffeinated, and fun environment.

Coffee lovers unite

We believe in sustainably sourced coffee and tea, are committed to green operational practices, and place a high value on strengthening our ties to the communities in which our stores exist.

We strive to provide a safe, effective, and inspiring training and working environment that will support our team members in their journey to develop their skills. The ideal candidate should exhibit intelligence, focus, passion, dedication, and a commitment to their craft. The ability to relate to others skillfully and with authenticity, kindness and warmth, are also crucial attributes we look for in our team members.

Fresh Perks

Here are just a few of the benefits we offer.

Free Coffee & Tea

Medical, Dental & Vision Insurance

Subsidized Metro Pass

Our core values

These five core values embody our culture, spirit and dedication to doing what’s right.

Strong Work Ethic


Growth Mindset


Emotional Intelligence



Employee Spotlights

Retail Trainer


Favorite Brew - Iced Pour Over

Fun Fact - Darrell has been playing the guitar and singing for almost 20 years. His favorite genres are metal, hardcore, hip hop, R&B, and jazz.

“Progress and growth are some of the most important things to me in my life and work. Groundwork has given me an unparalleled opportunity to pursue and cultivate both in myself and others. While I am hugely passionate about coffee, coffee is not the point. I cherish the opportunity to connect, learn, and grow with all the beautiful people I work with everyday!”

Content + Community Specialist


Favorite Brew - Beehive Matcha Latte

Fun Fact - Su loves nothing more than her dogs, spicy food, and staying up late- in that order. When not at work, she loves trying new restaurants, playing tennis, and drawing.

“I've always loved coffee, tea, and the community aspect of cafes. Not until I started working for Groundwork is when I truly appreciated the difference organic product makes for the final cup I drink in the morning. I'm always visiting our cafes, if you see me, please don't hesitate to say hello! Love my Groundwork fam!”

Seeking great people for the following positions:

Accounts Payable Clerk

North Hollywood, CA

Customer Service Representative

Portland, OR

Service Technician

Portland, Oregon

Assistant Store Team Lead

Venice, CA

Delivery Driver

Portland, OR

Packaging Assistant

Portland, OR

Prep Cook

Venice, CA

FT Barista

Los Angeles, CA (Various Cafés)

PT Barista

Los Angeles, CA (Various Cafés)

Line Cook

Los Angeles, CA (Various Cafés)

Production Assistant

North Hollywood, CA

Shipping and Fulfillment Associate

North Hollywood, CA

Regional Account Manager - Southwest

Los Angeles, CA

Distribution Associate

North Hollywood, CA

Director of Sales, Grocery

Los Angeles, CA

Director of Sales, Foodservice

Los Angeles, CA