Hayes Valley, San Francisco

This position has been filled.

  • Reports to: Mark Bailey
  • Status / Level: Non-Exempt
  • Starts: Immediately

Food made better. Lives made better. Bakeworks is baking up solutions to homelessness while serving up delicious pastries and noshes. Our San Francisco bakery and cafe provides training and employment opportunities for people with disabilities and those experiencing homelessness. Located in Hayes Valley, we bake everything from scratch, every day. 

We are seeking a reliable, friendly and talented Barista.  As a member of our team, you will work alongside our trainees, providing guidance and setting an example of professionalism. 

Flexible availability is a must – candidates must be able to reliably keep an early morning start time. Typical schedule is 5am to 12pm and 6am to 1pm on Saturday.  Food service experience is required.  The ability to take charge and multitask in fast paced environment with little supervision is essential. 

Most importantly the candidate must have a focus on hospitality. We believe work can be fun and are looking for people who can be professional and friendly to our customers and coworkers alike – you will be an advocate for the community we serve.  A love for food and coffee doesn’t hurt either!  


Job Accountabilities

  • Greet and prepare drinks for our guests
  • Prepare juices, sandwiches, salads and soups for orders
  • Mentor trainees
  • Clean or sanitize work areas, utensils, or equipment
  • Check temperatures of freezers, refrigerators, or heating equipment to ensure proper functioning
  • Stocks pastry case and monitors product levels
  • Assists kitchen staff as needed


Job Qualifications

  • High school diploma
  • Kitchen experience required


Physical Demands

  • Regularly required to stand
  • Regularly required to talk or hear
  • Regularly required to use hands
  • Occasionally required to lift items up to 50 lbs.


Work Environment

  • Exposure to extreme heat
  • The noise level in the work environment usually is loud

 $14-16 per hour + tips