Flour Bakery + Cafe is now hiring for a full-time opening baker!
Opening bakers start their day at 4am so being a morning person is a must! We are looking for bakers who are self driven, organized, have a minimum of one year of professional baking experience. We are a high volume, fast paced bakery, we strive for perfection so acceptance of constructive feedback and an eye for detail are important.
Daily responsibilities include baking all of the breakfast pastry and setting the morning counter display, assembling catering platters, light prep work including scooping muffins and making rice crispy treats and chia pudding, assisting with putting away vendor orders, and helping maintain a clean and orderly kitchen.
We ask for a 1 year commitment from all of our openers. Applicants need to possess a strong work ethic, be well-organized and positive, be extremely enthusiastic about pastry and working as part of a team. Flour offers a fantastic work environment, an unparalleled commitment to training and communication to make you a better baker, and all the pastries you can eat!
For this position Flour requires candidates to have at least one year professional kitchen experience; candidates also need the ability to arrive at the bakery at 4 am and have weekend/holiday availability
Do you like to eat (and make) award winning baked goods and sandwiches?
Do you like managing an all-star team in a wonderful environment?
If so, do we have an opportunity for you! Flour Bakery + Cafe is currently hiring a Pastry Chef for one of our locations. This person will work with owner Joanne Chang and the entire Flour team to ensure that the missions of Flour are being met at all times.
Day-to-Day Performance Expectations:
-Interview, hire, manage, review, discipline staff and keep a well trained team on staff
-Support the bakers in their work; correct issues, help make smooth transitions with changes, jump in to help manage workload, maintain a calm and composed demeanor regardless of whatever is going on
-Maintain a clean and organized pastry kitchen
-Be vigilant with product quality; taste three things daily; take note of any pastry that is not normal looking, constantly be looking at what’s on display - play Nancy Drew!
-Be a vocal part of the management team to improve the bakery
-Lead weekly tastings
-Write an production lists for each baker with room for flexibility
-Internal and external ordering and updating of par sheets
-Execute monthly pastry specials for your specific location
This is a full time salaried position and the ideal candidate should be energetic, extremely positive, very organized, clean, and able to easily multi-task. The ability to perform well under pressure and be comfortable in a fast-paced kitchen is a plus.
- At least 3 years of managerial experience
- A minimum of 2 years of professional pastry experience.
- A two year commitment to the position
- Early morning, evening, holiday, and weekend availability is a must.
- Have an unparalleled passion for great food and pastry.
Benefits include a generous compensation package commensurate to qualifications; health insurance, dental insurance, 401k retirement, paid vacation. Flour strives to give staff the real potential for growth and professional development in a well-established and well-loved company. Flour also provides a chance to be a part of a thriving, top-quality company that is committed to being great to its staff, to its guests, and to its citywide neighbors and colleagues.
Flour Bakery+Cafe is searching for Savory Chefs for our growing team. Are you passionate about creating seasonal, healthy, and delicious food? Are you looking to join a team of positive, hard working, serious industry professionals? Do you have experience successfully managing a kitchen and prep team?
If so, we would like to talk to you. We are a busy, award-winning, neighborhood cafe with an ever-growing customer base and we are searching for the right person to help us maintain our high standards. Applicants must be highly organized, level-headed, creative and focused, excellent communicators, have strong leadership qualities, and dedicated to customer service.
We offer a generous salary/benefit package, terrific schedule, and a commitment to your professional growth.