Assistant Baker at Sugar Fox

Sugar Fox is a neighborhood ice cream & cake shop focusing on small batch unique flavors & whimsical designs. We’re also a wholesale bakery that provides croissants, pies, brownies and much more to our next door sibling store, Little Red Fox

Sugar Fox by Little Red Fox
ASSISTANT BAKER: $16.10/hr + tips (~$7.50/hr) + benefits

Sugar Fox is hiring an assistant baker. We’re looking for a friendly, passionate cook that is eager to learn from our experienced bakers. The position may include production for pies, pastries, cakes, ice creams and more. Exact days are negotiable for the right candidate, but hours will be in the afternoon and evening when our bakery space is not as crowded.

Sugar Fox is the next door bakery space for Little Red Fox, which has been nominated by The Washington Post as the best bakery in DC three times. We’re looking for the right candidate to join our friendly squad and help us keep pushing and growing. Little Red Fox and Sugar Fox are equal opportunity employers. See position details below.

To apply: please send a resume along with a few sentences explaining your interest and relevant experience to: jobs @ littleredfoxdc.com

Responsibilities include but not limited to:
-Baking off pastries, pies, and other baked goods for daily service at Sugar Fox & our sister store Little Red Fox
-Scratch production of Little Red Fox & Sugar Fox menu items which include pies, pastries, cakes, breads, and cupcakes
-Making ice cream base and churning ice cream in our small batch ice cream maker
-Helping create new ice cream flavors
-Ensure bakery & station is clean and organized

Required Qualifications:
-1-2 years of professional baking experience
-18 years or older
-Must be available to work afternoons and evenings
-Must be able to follow written & verbal instructions, work independently, and keep a clean working station
-Must be able to lift 40 pounds unassisted
-Must be able to work on your feet for long periods (6-9 hrs at a time) and perform physically demanding tasks

Desired Qualifications:
-Cake decorations & dough laminating experience is a huge plus
-Existing DOH Food Handlers license

Qualities:
-You have a strong work ethic, friendly personality, and problem solving skills.
-You enjoy learning new skills and can follow written and verbal instructions.
-You can communicate clearly in a positive & respectful manner to all people
-Good at following directions and working independently
-Work with a diverse group of people and appreciate that diversity in the workplace is a strength and an asset
-Respect safety and hygiene standards
-Have the ability to work in close proximity to others

We are proud to offer the following benefits:
-Health, Dental & Vision Benefits available to full time time employees (30+ hrs)
-Paid Sick & Safe Leave
-Paid Vacation for full time employees (30+ hrs)
-Competitive wages and opportunities for growth
-Lots of incredible ice cream, cupcakes, and cake!
-Free shift meal & coffee/tea from our sister store Little Red Fox
-Employee discount at both Sugar Fox and Little Red Fox

compensation: $23-24 / hr (base wage + pooled tips)

employment type: part-time

job title: Assistant Baker

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