Bakery Packaging Assistant

Website Bread Stop

Full Job Description
The Bread Stop Bakery is looking for a Packaging Assistant to join our team. The work is fast paced and hands-on. Speed and attention to detail are required. Tasks include sight identification of the different products, packaging according to specifications, and sorting items for next day deliveries. General cleaning and related tasks that help keep processes moving smoothly is also expected.

Prior bakery or packaging experience is not required. But an attention to detail, ability to multi-task, strong math skills, excellent communication skills and direct engagement with members on the team to help troubleshoot and problem solve is a must.

This position is about 30hrs per week. Packaging Assistants start work 3pm or 4pm (depending on the day) and typically lasts 7-8 hrs, on average. The actual length of shifts is determined by the amount of product that is produced on a given day.

The Bread Stop Bakery is a local, family-owned wholesale bakery in Eugene that produces hand crafted bread made in small batches using traditional bread making methods. Bread Stop breads are made from natural ingredients free of additives or preservatives. We are proud to serve our community for over 33 years and our products can be found in local groceries stores and restaurants.

THE IDEAL CANDIDATE

A quick learner

Is observant and pays attention to small details

Utilizes math skills when structuring tasks

Able to multitask in a fast-paced work environment

Is team oriented and actively participates in meeting the goals and daily timelines of the Packaging Team

Has strong communication skills

Is able to stand on their feet for long periods of time

Is reliable and has dependable transportation

Is able to lift up to 35lbs

Follows and maintains health and safety procedures and guidelines

Has a current Food Handler’s Card

QUALITIES WE’RE LOOKING FOR:

Self-motivated and resourceful

Positive attitude and hard-working

Desire to work as a team in a small, family-owned & operated business

Ability to understand the uniqueness of our product and brand

Interest in supporting local businesses and Eugene’s food community

The Bread Stop Bakery follows Oregon Health Authority guidelines regarding Covid-19

To apply for this job email your details to info@elevatelanecounty.org