Employment Opportunities

We do the majority of our hiring in two areas: Barista / Café service positions and back-of-shop Bakery positions.

Jonathan one of our barista working the espresso bar at the Venables café

Barista / Café service positions

If you are looking for employment at Uprising Breads Bakery tell us your qualifications and why you’d like to work with us! Email us at: lori@uprisingbreads.com

Job Opening:

Early Morning Baker (Vancouver)

Compensation: $15.20/hr (2 weeks training) | $18/hr after successful completion of training

Employment type: full-time

Benefits available after three month probation

Uniforms provided and Yearly shoe allowance … regular evaluations

Uprising Breads Bakery Cafe is ready to add another baker to our back of house production team. We are a popular, busy, community based business. We are following all Covid 19 protocols in both our workspace and in our public retail space.

The successful candidate joining our team will have hands on bench experience working in an early morning bakery environment. The work is well organized and supervised. A two week training orientation will be scheduled.

This will be a five day work week with a Wednesday – Thursday weekend

The Baker is responsible for:
• open communication with production team and other workers in the bakery
• helping to keep the production area a clean, organized and safe environment
• organizing the production area in the morning
• calculate the correct batching and yields
• weigh and mix the daily fresh products in an organized fashion
• prepare the croissant and the hot food racks for baking
• scooping muffins and scaling scones with attention to quality, presentation and time
• baking off items for daily production.
• working with the production team to complete the daily tasks
• cleaning the area and preparing it for the next shift

Equipment: The baker is responsible for safe use of all equipment:
• oven
• mixers
• sheeter molder
• proofer
• scales
Requirements:
• 1 year in a similar role
• Formal training an asset, but not required. Willing to train the right candidate
• FoodSafe Level 1
• Access to reliable transportation as public transit options are limited at 3AM

Please, forward your resume in pdf or word format along with a brief description of yourself, a baking history and your future goals to Lori@uprisingbreads.com