Hanabi Cake - Bread Baker

Newark, California, United States | Full-time

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We are hiring: Hanabi Cake is excited to hire full-time and part-time Bakers to join and grow with our talented pastry team! Hanabi means fireworks in Japanese, and we aspire to bring happiness to our customers through our products just like enjoying wonderful fireworks. We make beautiful and delicious international-inspired cakes sold all over the Bay Area. Our style is elegant and modern, sweet but not too sweet, made with love for everyday and special occasions. See our Instagram @enjoy_hanabi to check out what you’ll be making!!
 
Our parent company, Fuji INC, is a startup in Silicon Valley. Our vision is to make tasty and healthy food and beverage more accessible to everyone. We currently provide creative pop-up concept stores for fruit tea and bakery products, with the goal of opening a few physical stores around the Bay Area in 2021. Please visit our website @ www.zeroand.com, and www.enjoyhanabi.com
 
Responsibilities
  • Mixes, prepares and bakes various product offerings
  • Bread baking and cake baking (based on demand)
  • Production of petite pastry items, such as jelly / cream filled bread buns and pineapple bread buns.
  • Daily checking-in on production schedule, ingredients stock and par
  • Inspecting the cleanliness and working conditions of all tools, equipment, and supplies
  • New product development and production of dietary-restriction items
 
Requirements
  • Availability to work early morning independently, at least one weekend day required for full-time work
  • Knowledge and experience with basic bread baking techniques
  • Solid experience on bread dough, proofing, and sourdough bread, breakfast pastry like croissants, Danish pastries, quick bread, etc.
  • 3+ years bakery bread baking experience.
  • Experience with high-volume production
  • Must have good attention to detail – especially when performing quality inspections on ingredients and products
  • Ability to work cleanly and efficiently in a busy kitchen, team-player a must
  • Firm understanding of food industry regulations
  • California Food Handler Certificate
  • Eligibility to work in the US
  • Be able to stand, walk, lift 50lbs heavy items, or bend over for long periods