Baker Intern/ Kitchen Hand

Permanent employee, Part-time · Five Elephant

Your mission
Five Elephant is seeking a talented intern baker/entry level baker for our kitchen located in Kreuzberg. 
We are looking for students pursuing a professional culinary degree. Entry level food service experience is helpful.
Our kitchen prepares all baked goods for all 4 Berlin shops.

Your tasks:  

  • 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?
  • Exciting tasks in a fast-growing, international team.

  • Competitive salary.

  • Salaried contracts, so you can count on fixed hours every month. 

  • Extra vacation days for long term employees.

  • Public holiday bonuses.

  • Discounted Urban Sports Club M membership, discounted BVG monthly ticket.

  • The opportunity to actively engage with Five Elephant's customers and build our community.

  • Some of the best coffee & cakes in the world, with a monthly bag of coffee to brew at home & coffee all day at work & 40% FE merch and cakes.  
About us
Five Elephant is a world-renowned Coffee Roaster selling coffee to wholesale & retail customers around the globe. Operating our cafe retail shops in Berlin, Germany we serve our coffee and our own baked products with a focus on exceptional hospitality.  At the core of our company are passionate people who focus on creating high-quality products to share with our great customers.

Over the past 11 years, we have sourced our coffees directly at origin, with an emphasis on creating value for coffee communities where our coffees are grown and produced.  By working with us, you can be part of our mission to create and support healthy coffee communities wherever we work.
We are looking forward to hearing from you!
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