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Bakery Intern & /or Kitchen hand

Temporary, Part-time · Five Elephant

Your mission

Five Elephant is seeking a talented Intern baker &/or Kitchen Hand for our kitchen located in Kreuzberg. We are looking for students pursuing a professional culinary degree. Entry level food service experience is helpful.  The kitchen prepares all baked goods for all 4 Berlin shops. 


  • Helping prepare items on the production list, given by management, which will include but not limited to making some cakes and cookies, crust, preparations of toppings, moulds and rings.
  • Uphold cleanliness standards and have great organisational skills 
  • Ensures all baked goods reflect the highest standards of quality, consistency, aesthetics, and taste.
  • Must demonstrate safe food handling practices and follow safety procedures for using equipment and cleaning supplies.
  • Responsible for operating and monitoring proper functioning of equipment to include mixers and ovens; following safety procedures for using equipment; sanitise work area during and after use.


Your profile

  • Currently or recently enrolled in a culinary program. 
  • Hands-on, flexible and highly responsive and a sense of urgency.
  • High energy, positive person who takes pride in his/her work.
  • Able to work with a diverse group of people.
  • Follow all policies and procedures.
  • Takes direction and constructive criticism well, will ask questions if need be.
    Understands expectations of the role and works within the boundaries of the role.
  • Organised, good time management skills.

Why us?

  • Independent and varied tasks with a young and international team in one of the most popular cafes in Berlin.
  • Opportunities to grow your skills and learn from skilled professional chefs. 
  • The opportunity to actively participate in Five Elephant's success
  • And of course the best coffee and the tastiest cake in the world!
About us
We are an internationally renowned coffee roaster that also operates a cake bakery and cafes in Berlin. With a passion for quality, it is our goal to produce the best coffees in the world, taking into account environmental and social impacts. Through direct trade we create personal and sustainable partnerships with our producers in South and Central America as well as Africa. We also deliver our coffee to national and international business customers that include star restaurants, startups, law firms, SMEs and international corporations.
We are looking forward to hearing from you!
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