Employment - Formaggio Kitchen Cambridge


Formaggio Kitchen has been an institution in Cambridge, Massachusetts for over 30 years €“ a gourmand’s paradise doubling as a neighborhood grocer. Nationally, we are best known for our cheese selection, which includes many exclusive items imported directly from farms in Europe. Locally, we are equally well known for our kitchen and bakery production including sandwiches, panini and nightly dinners as well as cakes, cookies and a variety of other sweets – all made in house, from scratch and using the best (often local) ingredients. We also stock a wide range of other delicious foodstuffs, including: charcuterie, produce, baked goods, prepared foods, coffee, tea, chocolates, bread, sweets, honey, preserves, wine, beer, olive oil, vinegar and other pantry staples.

We offer a dynamic work environment that both challenges and rewards those who have the necessary skills and passion to make the team. We strive to hire people who have a deep knowledge of and an equally great passion for quality food. We like to work with creative people who have a decidedly old-world work ethic.


Kitchen Production Assistant

Our kitchen is known for its amazing sandwiches, salads, pantry items and dinners. This role is perfect for a kitchen jack of all trades – someone who is comfortable jumping into any role as needed and enjoys a variety of tasks from producing our popular pimento cheese, to creating the next great panini sandwich for our lunch crowd. Ideal candidates will have some kitchen experience and a can-do attitude that works well with a variety of personalities. This position is available immediately. If interested, please email our hiring team.

Produce Assistant and Cashier

One end of our store has neatly stacked cheese and fabulous cured meats, while the other end is a room full of beautiful produce. Our produce team works with mostly organic or sustainable small farms both in California and in our local community. Whether it is Run Dog Run farm in Westport, Sparrow Arc in New York or Masumoto Family Farm in Fresno, California, we work hard to source the best produce available and sell it in the best condition possible. We are looking for someone who loves good produce and loves providing exceptional customer service. This position will be focused on supporting the produce department, and will also work regularly as a cashier. Ideal candidates will have familiarity with produce and using it in the kitchen as well as a drive to learn more.  This position is available immediately. If interested, please email your resume and a cover letter to our hiring team.

Cashier and Bakery Staff

We are currently looking for a retail all-rounder with a passion for customer service and artisanal food. This role will be responsible for helping customers both in our bakery and at our bread counter / check out area. Ideal candidates will have some retail experience and a positive team-centric attitude. This position is available immediately. If interested, please email your resume and a cover letter to our hiring team.