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Pastry and Packing Associate
Little Red Kitchen Bake Shop
170 53rd St #216, Brooklyn, NY 11232, United States
Little Red Kitchen Bake Shop hiring Pastry and Packing Associate in New York, NY

Little Red Kitchen Bake Shop hiring Pastry and Packing Associate in New York, NY

Little Red Kitchen Bake ShopMore Info

Full/Part Time • Hourly (Based on Experience)
Expired: Oct 10, 2022

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Required Years of Experience

1 year


Job Details

Little Red Kitchen Bake Shop is a women-owned, award winning small-batch bakery in Sunset Park, Brooklyn. We provide wholesale baked goods to retail shops across the United States, corporate gifting and direct to consumer on our e-commerce site and on Amazon and other online channels.

We're are a small but efficient team looking to add a seasonal Assistant Pastry Cookie and Fulfillment Associate to our workplace. We are looking for someone who can work efficiently and accurately under pressure with a strong attention to detail. This position is temporary to permanent, working hours to start would be Monday to Thursday 9:30am-5pm. Hours may reduce in January-March. Depending on demand, this may become a permanent position.

Working hours to start will be Tuesday through Thursday 9:30am-5pm.

The Assistant Pastry Cookie and Fulfillment Associate is expected to take on the following essential roles and responsibilities:

  • Assist in production and packaging of cookies, brownies, blondies, cookie pies and hot chocolate mix. Which includes, but is not limited to hand weighing and rolling cookie dough, prepping trays of blondie and brownie batter for baking and mixing our hot chocolate mix for packaging. As well as repacking bags of nuts for gift baskets.
  • Package and label all baked goods for shipments, as well as pack gift boxes and wholesale shipments. Plus weekly gifting orders.
  • Ensuring that items are ready for shipment by placing them into containers, sealing and labeling the items, and preparing the item for transport.
  • Providing quality control by counting and inspecting products.
  • Properly using packaging materials.
  • Keeping proper inventory of shipping boxes, packing materials and cookie tins.
  • Maintaining a clean and organized work area, including cleaning the kitchen at the end of each day (to include dishwashing, equipment cleaning, and floor cleaning duties).

Job requirements:

  • The ideal candidate will have the following required prior experience, skills and dispositions:
  • An interest or background in cookies, baking and/or cooking;
  • Culinary school training is a plus, but not necessary; however, at least 1-2 years of professional experience in a professional kitchen and/or bakery is required.
  • Experience in manufacturing or related field is preferred.
  • Ability to follow verbal and written instructions.
  • Strong communication skills and desire to work with other team members.
  • Understanding of food safety and best practices for maintaining a clean and healthy kitchen/food preparation environment.
  • Ability to organize time and tasks efficiently.
  • Punctuality and great attendance.
  • Ability to work independently, efficiently and meet deadlines.
  • Ability to be on your feet most of the day (up to 10 hours a day at times).
  • Ability to lift up to 50 lbs.
  • Proof of vaccination.
  • Experience packing and shipping fragile items
  • The ideal candidate will also have the following preferred prior experience skills and dispositions:
  • Culinary training is a plus but not required;
  • Food handlers license (not required, but a bonus).
  • Experience in a commercial kitchen setting, including the usage of large kitchen machinery.

Compensation Details

Compensation: Hourly (Based on Experience)

Benefits & Perks: Paid Time Off, Potential Bonuses


Required Skills

Food Safety Knowledge

Cookie Making

shipping

Packaging


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