About Us :
The Save Mart Companies is one of the largest food and drug retailers in California and Nevada. It is home to a number of well-known brands in food retailing.
You might have seen our banners that include Save Mart, Lucky, Lucky California and Food Maxx. We also have 4 distribution centers and SMART Refrigerated Transport, a trucking firm that transports dry groceries, frozen foods, ice and novelties to all of The Save Mart Companies stores.
We are a locally and family owned business, headquartered in the heart of one of the greatest agricultural areas of our nation - the San Joaquin Valley.
Some of our competitive benefits include : exceptionally generous benefits package (Health, Dental, Vision, Life, 401K), flexible schedule options, Employee Connection (earn fun and valuable prizes!), Life Long Learning Educational opportunities, Employee Association (discounted and free tuition options, contests, and support services).
We are currently recruiting for the position of :
CAKE SPECIALIST - BAKERY - 1475 41St Ave., Capitola, CA 95010
The Cake Specialist is an integral part of a highly motivated team focused on serving guests with an emphasis on the overall Bakery and Total Store guest experience to consistently meet or exceed guest expectations.
The Cake Specialist will create, decorate, and stage a wide assortment of exceptional bakery products, which include cakes, pastries, and seasonal items with creative and visually appeal products.
The Cake Specialist ensures our guest’s needs are exceeded by delivering a remarkable guest experience, exceptional attention to detail with an artistic flair and exceptional product knowledge.
The Specialist is responsible for practicing safe food handling procedures, and handles all products in a safe, sanitary manner and keeps all areas and equipment of the department clean.
Key Responsibilities and Accountabilities :
restock and use supply items efficiently to eliminate waste and maintain the lowest supply cost
follow established sanitation and safety guidelines
Requirements (Knowledge, Skills and Abilities) :
ability to read, write and basic math skills
Education : High School Diploma (or G.E.D.) or equivalent knowledge gained through formal education, specialized training, or additional job experience
Experience : Six months of Bakery department experience. Previous cake decorating experience is preferred
Other : Must be available to work a variety of required retail hours; must be able to operate equipment used in the department (oven, scales, label machine, etc.)
Physical : Basic store environment : ability to sit, stand, walk, kneel, stoop, use stairs, reach, pull and lift objects up to 40 lbs.
The Save Mart Companies is an Equal Opportunity Employer, and we welcome resumes from individuals who will contribute to our diverse workforce.