Production Manager @ Breads Bakery - New York, NY

Job Overview

7 days ago

Production Manager

Breads Bakery - New York, NY

Breads Bakery is seeking a passionate, purposeful professional to mange our in house production. Breads Bakery is a New York bakery dedicated to producing handmade breads and pastries using traditional baking techniques and providing our guests with an unforgettable experience. We value the community established through our employees, guests and city- as we navigate unprecedented times, this is at the core of our work. We are continuing our efforts to serve and feed our community safely and thoughtfully.

Responsibilities & Expectations:

  • Report directly to the Head Baker & UES Store Manager- assisting them in effectively and positively leading the back of house teams at stores, overseeing procedures and activity in their absence, and assisting in administrative and practical tasks as needed up to and including team scheduling, department communication, and so on.
  • Communicate regularly with upper management on team performance, successes, and areas of concern- collaborating on solutions to any obstacles that may arise and offering thoughtful insight to further the development and efficacy of the back of house teams.
  • Oversee staff throughout shifts, delegating tasks as needed, ensuring proper uniforms are worn, breaks are taken when needed, all standards and responsibilities are met and, when possible, exceeded; motivate the team to be the best they can and to invest yourself in their development and success.
  • Assist in training processes to ensure all tasks are covered efficiently and effectively, offer in the moment feedback when appropriate, communicate progress and performance notes to upper management and support in updating training procedures as needed. Spend time at Union Square location when needed to learn new products and assist in their roll out.
  • Recognize that every day presents varying needs and adjusting numbers in collaboration with management to minimize waste and optimize sales.
  • Maintain consistent communication with the UES management to ensure daily production and bakes are discussed, well planned, effectively executed, and any issues are proactively addressed.
  • Maintain a vigilant eye for quality concerns and communicate with urgency and detail to appropriate department leaders.
  • Maintain a 'Yes' mindset, troubleshoot issues that may arise, execute decision making as needed, communicate with the appropriate managers and related parties, and collaborate with upper management to minimize these challenges where possible in the future.
  • Rotate to all Breads Bakery locations as needed to support the development and overall success of the production teams within our organization
  • Assist in roll outs of updated SOPs, systems, technology, and/or projects.
  • Maintain a clean, safe, and aesthetically pleasing space in accordance with operations and sanitation guidelines.
  • Foster a positive work environment and commitment to Breads Bakery’s values.

Skills & Requirements:

  • A successful candidate will possess high-level knowledge in bread baking and back of house processes and general comprehension in savory and pastry production in a professional kitchen.
  • Professional experience as a production manager, kitchen manager, or relevant leadership role
  • Professional experience in bread making, proofing and doughs, required.
  • Formal education in culinary arts, pastry and/or bread making, strongly preferred but not required.
  • Ability to work quickly and efficiently in a fast-paced, physically demanding environment.
  • Remarkable communication and interpersonal skills, strong problem-solving aptitude, and ability to multitask.
  • Capacity to excel on a team or work independently.
  • Ability to work early mornings, holidays and weekends.
  • Ability to work on your feet for a full shift and lift 50+ lbs during the shift.
  • Necessary documentation to legally work in the United States

Compensation & Benefits:
  • $65,000-75,000
  • Medical, dental, vision and life insurance available following waiting period
  • Paid time off package
  • Access to PLUM, commuter, financial wellness, fitness benefits, pet insurance, and more
  • 50%-75% Store discount

Under the Key to NYC order, Breads Bakery is prohibited by law from allowing unvaccinated employees to work indoors. If hired, you will be required to show proof of vaccination.
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