Down to Earth Organic & Natural has an opening for a full-time baker at our Kahului store. Willingness to learn, support, and promote healthy lifestyle is a plus. 

Knowledge, Skills, and Experience Required

  1. Exhibits high standards of ethics, honesty, trust, accountability & respect at all times.
  2. Able to respond promptly to customer needs and manages difficult or emotional customer situations well, and offer fast friendly and efficient service.
  3. Ability to read, write, and speak English well.
  4. Contribute to building a positive team spirit.
  5. Baking and cooking skills: follow recipes and measurements accurately.
  6. Previous natural foods retail experience preferred
  7. Minimum 1-year experience to include cake decorating.
  8. Experience preferred in culinary field/high volume bakery of 1 year.
  9. Ability to multi-task and work in a very fast-paced team environment.
  10. Demonstrates a desire to work in a customer service and team environment. 
  11. Demonstrates passion and enthusiasm for working in the kitchen. 
  12. Strong listening skills and the ability to follow direction.
  13. All positions require organizational skills and the abilities to safely lift 30 - 50 lbs and respond promptly to customer needs.

Preferred Qualifications

  1. Completed a culinary education program or equivalent work experience.
  2. Food Safety Certification.

Responsibilities

  1. Creates and designs specialty desserts.
  2. Decorate cakes and other specialty desserts.
  3. Presents and discusses special bakery orders with customers.
  4. Creates complex formulations using innovative production techniques.
  5. Creative merchandising of all bakery products.
  6. Train, lead, & inspire team members.

Benefits

Down to Earth offers a friendly, team-oriented work environment with great benefits including vacation, paid holidays, company-paid medical insurance, bonuses, a store discount, free access to nutritional supplements, 401k, career training, entertainment discounts including movie tickets, sporting events, shows, Disneyland and more, credit union membership, access to computer training modules, mentorship program and more. Some restrictions apply. See our website for more details: https://www.downtoearth.org/about-us/employment.

Starting Pay Range

Starting Pay: $14- $16 per hour. Pay is commensurate with experience and education. Evaluations (with potential generous raises) are once per year.

See Why Our Team Members Love To Work Here

31% of our total team members have been with us for 5 years or more!

How to Apply

Submit an electronic application at https://www.downtoearth.org/about-us/employment/apply. It is not necessary to follow up on application submission. We will call applicants whose experience and background match with job requirements. *Applications are required for hiring. The fastest way to be considered for a position is to submit an application.*

Down to Earth stores are also located in Honolulu, Kakaako, Kailua, Pearlridge, and Kapolei. Please see our employment page for job opportunities at these other locations.

Make this a career, we actively promote from within!

"Being part of the Down to Earth Team is more than a job, it's a lifestyle. It's a great way to Love Life!"
- Jashi D., Assistant Manager at DTE Kakaako

We look forward to your application!

EOE

Store Locations

Kahului