Jobs @ CakeLove
Are you looking for a great place to work with lots of opportunity and a challenging, fast-paced atmosphere? If so, then we’re looking for you!
If you can answer yes to the following questions and want to submit your name for employment opportunities at CakeLove, then we look forward to hearing from you.
Questions to consider before applying for a job at CakeLove
Are you self-motivated?
Do you enjoy teamwork?
Do you like a fast paced work environment?
Have you worked in a professional kitchen?
Do you love cake?
Do you know how to define bittersweet chocolate?
Are you a good listener?
Do you take constructive criticism/feedback well?
Do you know your way around a kitchen?
Are you willing to learn about scratch-made cake?
Will you honor the effort and principles required to bake from scratch?
If you’re motivated by these questions, download a PDF of our application and submit it to:
1506 U St. NW
Washington, DC 20009
CakeLove Quick Job Descriptions
CSR (customer service representative) –take orders and provide general assistance to customers over the phone and in-store; ring all transactions on cash register; must be adept at cash handling.
MOD (manager on duty) — Responsible for the day-to-day operation of the bakery while on shift, including finance, facilities, scheduling, staffing and customer service.Additionally, MODs assume responsibility for various projects as designated by management.
Assembly — assemble and decorate cakes for customer orders, display case, as well as the Love Café (to be sold by the slice).
Filler/Topper — fill éclairs & Buzz Balls with pastry cream or curd; top cupcakes with buttercream; wrap and/or box small baked goods, such as brownies and cookies.
Baker — make all products for CakeLove and Love Café, including cakes, pound cakes, cheesecakes, pate a choux, buttercreams, pastry creams and curds; manage stock of ingredients and place daily orders with vendors; compose daily bake list.
Baker Assistant — assist baker(s) with all of the tasks listed above.
Prep Assistant — assist baker(s) by preparing pre-portioned batches of ingredients/recipe components. Prep is done in the afternoon/evening, in preparation for baking the following day.
Utility — wash, dry & put away all dishes throughout the day; take out trash, recycling; de-pan, wrap and store all baked goods; perform complete end-of-day store cleanup.