Employment - Formaggio Kitchen Cambridge

Employment

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.

CURRENT OPENINGS

Bakery Assistant

Our head baker Alice has been with us for over 25 years and has been recognized for her work in various local papers and online publications (her French macarons are a particular favorite!). Alice is looking for a skilled assistant to work with her on a part-time or full-time basis. Qualified candidates will have at least one year professional baking experience whether in a restaurant, retail or catering environment.

This work requires someone who is passionate about food (baking!), takes direction well, is meticulous and is very well organized.

This position is available immediately. If interested, please email our hiring team.

Kitchen Assistant

We are looking for an experienced kitchen worker who can handle a variety of tasks from sandwich production to soups, stocks and salads. Must take direction well and have a demonstrated ability to work well as part of a kitchen team. This is a part-time or full-time position and is available immediately. If interested, please email our hiring team.

Online Media Manager

We are currently looking for a staffer who will split their time between managing our world of online media and front of house customer service and sales. Our ideal candidate will have experience in managing online media including WordPress, Instagram, Facebook and Twitter. Retail experience is a plus. Overall, we’re looking for someone who loves food, has a creative spirit and knows how to translate both into writing and photography. This is a full-time position and is available immediately. If interested, please email our hiring team.

Produce / Register Staff

We are currently looking for someone to help our produce team build on the great successes of our California small farm / organic program and our local farm program. Prior experience working with produce on a farm, farmer’s market, retail grocer or restaurant is required. Deep love of all things produce is preferred. A dedication to great customer service and being an awesome team player are essential qualities for this role. If interested, please email our hiring team.

Kitchen / Charcuterie Assistant

We are looking for a kitchen assistant with basic knife skills, excellent attention to detail and a solid work ethic. Must take direction well and have a demonstrated ability to work well as part of a kitchen team. This is a part-time or full-time position and is available immediately. If interested, please email our hiring team.