Mamaleh’s – Catering Assistant

Mamaleh’s is hiring a part time catering assistant, averaging 20 hours / week. Support the Catering & Events department and restaurant managers with administrative and logistical tasks in planning and executing orders. Room for growth into a full time position for the right candidate. Additional hours may be required during holidays (Jewish Holidays especially, including but not limited to Passover, Rosh Hashanah, Yom Kippur & Hanukkah).

About us:

Mamaleh’s Delicatessen, the first modern Jewish Delicatessen in the Boston area, has brought classic deli fare to Kendall Square, Cambridge. Most items made from scratch, in-house; smoked meat, cured fish, pickles, breads, bagels, pastries, and more. We are open 7 days a week until 4pm serving breakfast and lunch with brunch on the weekends. We were named a finalist for Bon Appetit’s Best New Restaurants in America! and awarded Best Deli 2017 and Best Cocktail Program 2018.

Ideal Candidates:

  • At least 1 year of customer service experience
  • Restaurant experience strongly preferred
  • Strong people skills and a professional demeanor is a must
  • Ability to multitask in a fast-paced environment
  • Ability to create and maintain organization and communication with supervisors
  • Computer and typing skills mandatory; must be comfortable learning and using new technology and software
  • Must be a fast learner
  • Ability to problem solve and work independently
  • Ability to confidently answer guest phone calls and emails
  • High school degree or equivalent


  • Assist with organizing off site catering orders
  • Expedite pick-up of catering orders/deliveries
  • Triage guest requests via phone, email and in-person
  • Check restaurant voicemail and catering email and forward messages to appropriate parties
  • Organize and print materials as needed including menus and stickers
  • Assist in ringing in catering orders and collecting payment
  • Make deliveries on occasion


  • Work under pressure: When the going gets tough, the tough get going
  • Ability to multitask and work efficiently
  • Self-motivated and able to work independently as well as in a team environment
  • Ability to take feedback and be collaborative
  • Respectful and effective interpersonal skills and willingness to learn
  • Positive work ethic and attitude
  • Possess problem-solving capabilities and be resourceful

Check us out on instagram @stateparkbar @mamalehs @cafeduapys

EEO Statement: Big Dipper (State Park, Mamaleh’s, Café du Pays) is an equal opportunity employer and shall treat all applicants for employment equally based upon job-related qualifications and without regards to race, color, age, sexual orientation, gender identification, marital status, military or veteran status, national origin, disability, religion, political activity, lawful tobacco use while off-duty, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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