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.


Bakery Production Assistant

Our in-house bakery has been recognized in various local papers and online publications. Our head baker, Alan, is looking for a skilled assistant to work with him full-time. 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. In addition to baking, this position will help with planning, quality control, styling, and standardization of recipes. This position is available immediately. If interested, please email our hiring team.

Cashier Supervisor

One end of our store has neatly stacked cheese and fabulous cured meats, while the other end is a room full of beautiful produce. At the end of everyone’s trip to our store, is the cashier line where we work efficiently to move customers along while giving them excellent customer service and the personal connection to Formaggio Kitchen they expect. We are currently looking for someone to be a supervisor on our cashier team. This person would be responsible for periodic opening shifts and closing shifts as well as working closely with managers to providing guidance to staff. Ideal candidates will have prior experience opening and closing a retail store as well as familiarity with cashier technology. This position is available immediately. If interested, please email your resume and a cover letter to our hiring team.

Bakery Staff

Our bakery is full of delectable items baked in house as well as products both imported and locally produced. We are seeking staff to help us provide exceptional customer service to our daily customers looking for their favorite coffee, cookie or cake. The most important quality for this position is a solid work ethic and a friendly demeanor interested in helping our customers have a great experience at our shop. Prior experience in a retail environment is ideal, but not essential. If interested, please email your resume and a cover letter to our hiring team.