Kitchen Helper

Date Posted: 08/22/2018
Type/Department:Staff in Hampshire Food
Search Status:Position Filled
Apply Now:Currently we are not accepting resumes for this position.

Hampshire College, an independent, innovative, liberal arts institution and member of the Five College consortium, is accepting applications for a kitchen helper in the Prescott Tavern Bakery.

The kitchen helper is responsible for assisting the bakery manager and cook with all kitchen tasks as needed.  Responsibilities include mixing and baking ingredients to produce breads, rolls, cookies, pastries, sandwiches, salads or other baked goods for the Kern Kafe, Hampstore Bistro, and other catering needs. The kitchen helper serves as a back-up barista when needed.

A high school diploma or equivalent with one year of job-related experience is required. Qualified candidate must have experience in food production; maintain high cleanliness standards consistently throughout the Prescott Bakery; and understand the preparation of vegan, gluten free and allergy sensitive foods. This position regularly requires  the handling of food, hot beverages, and work with sharp objects.  Candidate must be able to lift a minimum of 25 lbs.  A commitment to working with people from diverse backgrounds is essential.

This is a 10-month, 17 hour/week non-benefited position with an employment cycle of August 1 through May 31. Please submit your cover letter, resume and names/phone numbers of three professional references via our website at


Hampshire College is an equal opportunity institution, committed to diversity and inclusion in education and employment.