A Baker is central to the Panera essence of warmth and quality. Our breads and pastries are an important brand representative, embodying the knowledge expertise and commitment to baking bread and baked goods that help exemplify our "Concept Essence" at Panera.
Fundamental Job Duties and Responsibilities
Bake the majority of a cafe's fresh bread and pastries nightly.
Ensures that all Panera products are prepared according to Panera's standards.
Works efficiently to meet speed of service deadlines.
Meets the highest standards and consistency in food preparation, sanitation and safety.
Team player; accept responsibility for all tasks delegated by Management.
Primarily works alone with minimal supervision.
Perform operational activities such as stocking, prep and sanitation.
Work as a team with Management and fellow Associates.
Incorporate the concept essence and cultural values into daily operation of the bakery-cafe.
Show respect for the equipment and facility by adhering to cleaning and proper operation.
Physical Demands of the Essential Functions
Ability to stand up for ten hours at a time.
Ability to lift up to twenty-five pounds.
Ability to move at a fast pace.
Working Conditions While Performing the Essential Functions:
Fast paced, multi-tasked environment.
Previous 3rd shift experience.
Ability to work independently and as part of a team.
Desire to learn and develop.
Excellent organizational and time management skills.
Enthusiasm, energy and positive attitude.
Self-starter, able to work independently.
Performance or Production Standards
Complete knowledge of bakery menu items and preparation.
Job knowledge-Demonstrates a working knowledge of their job. Demonstrate a desire to do the job well.
Attendance- Demonstrates responsibility for their schedule.
Uniform/Appearance: Wears the proper uniform, is well groomed and makes a good impression.
Attitude-Employee gets along well with peers and management staff.
This job description describes a general category of jobs. Associates may be assigned other duties in addition to or instead of those described above. Any duties are subject to change at any time according to the changing needs of our organization.
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