Kitchen Support Staff
Hood Famous Bakeshop (Ballard) is seeking to hire enthusiastic Kitchen Support Staff to join our team as we enter into the 2019 holiday season. We are looking for dependable staff to help with de-panning cheesecakes, scooping cookies, and support with light baking prep. This position is a low-key, seasonal, part-time evening position (with an opportunity to become a permanent position), 2-3 days per week, approximately 4 hours per shift—great for a student or a second position.
We are a small scale production environment that has been wholesaling for five years and currently operate two retail locations. Our ideal candidate is reliable, possesses strong verbal/written communication skills,and must be able to work independently. As our company continues to grow, we are seeking creative, passionate, and loyal individuals to be a part of our team. Experience is not necessary but a passion for baking and/or familiarity with Filipino flavors is a plus.
6 months to 1 year kitchen experience preferred
Must hold valid food handler’s permit
Strong communication skills, positive attitude and team-focused mentality
Reliable, punctual, and must be available to work some weekends
Ability to lift 30lbs
Ability to stand on your feet for 4+ hours
Baking Production and Prep
De-panning cheesecakes according to company established standards
Scoop cookie dough
Light baking prep (i.e. weighing out sugar, flour, etc)
Packing and storage of products to allow for FIFO (first in first out)
Quality control of products prior to storage
Correctly label products and inventory
Maintain a clean and safe environment: wipe down surfaces, sweep, mop, and take out garbage
Follow health, safety, and sanitation guidelines and report any concerns to supervisor
Follow opening and closing procedures
Adhere to company’s core values
Share Hood Famous Bakeshop’s history and recent/upcoming news
DOE, $15/hour starting wage + tips
Monthly in-store food and beverage credit and discounts on merchandise
We pride ourselves on being a fun and easy-going workplace, but at times this job, like any in a growing small business, can be unpredictable and sometimes stressful. We are looking for someone who can adapt well to different situations. Good time management skills and positive attitudes, while working independently and alongside a team, are a must.
Applications via email will be not be accepted
Position open until filled
Join Our Team
Hood Famous Cafe + Bar
504 5th Avenue S, Suite 107A
Seattle, WA 98104
Hood Famous Bakeshop is a small Seattle bakery with a big heart and a big appetite! We specialize in desserts featuring Filipino and Asian-Pacific flavors and are best known for our cheesecakes including our flagship ube cheesecake. We sell our desserts in our bakeshop, wholesale in grocery stores, and cater events.
Follow us at @hoodfamousbakeshop
Hood Famous Bakeshop is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer. All qualified candidates will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, national origin, gender, religion, disability, genetic information, sexual orientation, veteran status, or marital status.