Bakey – Shift Leader

Do you take pride in delivering outstanding hospitality? Do you want to be a part of a growing team, with huge opportunities for career growth?

Bakey, a new concept by Mr. Uri Scheft (@urischeft), former co-founder of Breads Bakery NYC (@breadsbakery) and the co-owner and founder of Lehamim Bakery, Israel (@lehamimbakery) is in search of a Shift Leader to join our Newton team!

Our front-of-house team is critical to helping guests discover their new favorite pastry and feel a sense of warm and genuine hospitality. This person will work with Bakey’s General Manager and others from Bakey’s team to ensure the missions of Bakey are being met at all times. Our smaller format store is looking for team members who like to do a bit of everything: supporting guest hospitality, store cleanliness, and beautiful product display.

Specific responsibilities include opening and closing the bakery, controlling cash, ensuring accuracy with catering and online orders, helping maintain a positive work environment, taking inventory, ensuring cleaning tasks are completed, and initiating continuous improvement projects. Additional responsibilities include, but are not limited to, preparing coffee and espresso drinks, preparing sandwiches, packaging orders, managing catering orders, ensuring the pastry displays are always bountiful and beautiful, restocking supplies and refrigerated display cases, supporting dishwashing, and performing cleaning projects.

This is a part- or full-time position (at least 30 hours per week) and the ideal candidate should be punctual, energetic, positive, organized, clean, able to multitask and passionate about hospitality and baked goods. Possessing strong customer service skills, working under pressure and being comfortable and positive in a fast-paced business is another key for success. Flexible schedule required with early mornings, evenings, weekends and holidays.

Salary: $16-$17 an hour, depending on experience, plus shared tips (average of $21-$23 with tips)


  • 1-2 years experience (bakery or restaurant)
  • At least 1 year supervisory experience
  • We ask for at least a commitment of one (1) year

Some specifics of our ideal candidate:

  • Dedicated to going the extra mile to delight guests and provide exceptional hospitality
  • Excited to become an expert in our menu and advise guests in their selection
  • Obsessed with cleanliness and organization
  • Thrive in a team environment
  • Enjoy providing improvement ideas and implementing changes
  • Comfortable giving and receiving feedback
  • Excellent reliability
  • Clear communicator

Bakey offers a fantastic work environment and a commitment to training and communication to make you better in your role. We offer a full benefits package, including: employee meals and discount, and health/dental/vision insurance.

We have big growth ambitions and we invite you to join our team and to grow with us!

To apply, please send your resume to the email provided below.

Employment Type(s): Full-time, Part-time

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