Part and Full Time Night Bakers

  • Starter Bakery
  • Berkeley, CA, USA
  • Sep 06, 2019
Full time Chefs, Cooks, Food Preparation Workers

Job Description

Starter Bakery has expanded into a newly built out, state of the art facility, in a historic building in the Gilman District of Berkeley. Our new bakery space has been thoughtfully designed (layout, equipment, location) to be a great place to work. Founded in 2010, Starter is an established specialty bakery featuring high quality, handcrafted artisan pastries and breads made with all natural, locally sourced ingredients. Our pastries and breads can be found at the best cafes, caterers, and restaurants in the Bay Area. In our new facility, we have expanded capability to make hearth and artisan breads and more varieties of pastry and laminated dough's.

Night Baker Responsibilities include:

  • Portioning muffin batters
  • Traying up pastries for baking
  • Use a bread slicer to slice our breads
  • Preparing butter into sheets for laminated dough's.
  • Traying and preparing pastries to be baked in the oven
  • Evaluating fermentation and readiness of products for the oven
  • Using dough sheeter for preparation of butter blocks
  • Decorating and Finishing pastries to specification
  • Packing pastries for orders with high level of accuracy

Note: this position is physical and busy, as it requires standing for prolonged periods of time as well as regular lifting.

Shifts run from 5:00pm until approximately 2:30am. Scheduled days will be consecutive.

Compensation: Competitive pay. Kaiser Heath Insurance after 90 days if working over 30 hours per week. PTO.

Interested in joining our team? If so, please send an email with a PDF copy of your resume along with which position you are applying for. The interview process will include a working interview. We look forward to hearing from you.


Starter Bakery ☆ sweet and savory breads and pastries available for catering and wholesale for the entire bay area.