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Job Title: Bakery Assistant

Job Summary: We are seeking a reliable and hardworking Bakery Assistant to join our team. The ideal candidate will assist in the preparation and production of baked goods, maintain a clean and organized work environment, and provide excellent customer service.


  • Assist in the preparation and production of baked goods, including measuring and mixing ingredients, shaping dough, and decorating finished products
  • Maintain a clean and organized work environment, including washing dishes, sanitizing surfaces, and sweeping and mopping floors
  • Provide excellent customer service by greeting customers, answering questions, and fulfilling orders
  • Assist in inventory management by monitoring stock levels and notifying management of any shortages or discrepancies
  • Follow all safety and sanitation procedures, including wearing appropriate personal protective equipment and handling food in a safe and hygienic manner


  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Prior experience in a bakery or food service environment preferred
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment and handle multiple tasks simultaneously
  • Excellent communication and customer service skills
  • Basic math skills and ability to follow recipes and measurements accurately
  • Flexibility to work early mornings, evenings, weekends, and holidays as needed

Physical Demands:

  • Ability to stand for extended periods of time
  • Ability to lift and carry up to 50 pounds
  • Ability to bend, stoop, and reach

Salary: Competitive, based on experience


  • Health insurance
  • 401(k) plan
  • Paid time off
  • Employee discounts on baked goods

Equal Opportunity Employer: We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We

Frequently Asked Questions about hiring a Bakery Assistant

What is the best way to find and hire a Bakery Assistant near me?
Online job boards are the best place to find qualified Bakery Assistant applicants. Employers posting their Bakery Assistant job on Indeed get about 19 applications from that board on average.
Which job boards should I post on to find Bakery Assistant applicants?
You should post to multiple job boards at once. The most successful job postings for a Bakery Assistant are on Indeed – but on average, employers post to 15 boards at the same time, using tools like Workstream. Publishing to multiple job boards at once helps you get your first applicant in 14 hours on average, which is shorter than the national average for Bakery Assistant positions.
What's the best way to communicate with applicants looking for a Bakery Assistant role?
SMS has 93% open rates which is higher than phone call or Email. Text to hire today!
Is it OK to text Bakery Assistant job applicants?
Hourly paid workers, such as Bakery Assistants are actually more engaged when texting about jobs. We have found that text messages are 193% better than email at getting an applicant's response. Have a look at Workstream, which automates the process of texting and uses a phone number specifically assigned to your job post so you don’t have to use your personal phone.
Can I use a different phone number to engage Bakery Assistant applicants via text message?
Yes, tools such as Workstream provide custom phone numbers that allow employers to engage with applicants through their tool without having to use a personal or business cell phone.

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