Great Harvest Bread Company is an American franchise that sells fresh-baked bread and similar stuff. The company was founded by two college students in 1976 in Durham, Connecticut. It is the first whole grain bread franchise in the United States. Great Harvest produces specialty breads such as Dakota (includes pumpkin and sunflower seeds), Cinnamon Raisin Walnut (includes cinnamon, walnuts, raisins and molasses) and a couple of others, in addition to daily breads.
Great Harvest Jobs
The ultimate goal of the Great Harvest company is to be known in the local communities where it is serving. It is more than a simple bakery: Great Harvest Bread Company is passionate about serving highest-quality baked items to people every single day. That’s why the company gives importance to working with so dedicated employees. If you love baking, a job at Great Harvest would probably one of your best choices for your career.
How to Apply
Go to the career website of Great Harvest. If there are any job openings, you will see them. By the time we were writing this page, there was no current openings. You can still send a resume to the company to let them consider hiring you when there will be future job openings.
Minimum Age to Work: 15
Hours of Operation: Monday-Friday 7:00am-6:00pm, Saturday 7:30am-5:00pm, Sunday 9:00am-2:30pm.
Job Positions: Front counter customer service, bakery team member, production baker, afternoon bakery assistant, cashier, customer service, artisan sandwich maker, kneader, early morning production, deli associate, prep cook/line cook.
Printable Job Application Form PDF: Available.
Positions & Salaries
Bakery Team Member: You will come to the store and bake products from scratch between 3:30 am and 10:00 am. You will earn about $12-14/hour.
Prerequisite: High school diploma or equivalent preferred.
Artisan Sandwich Maker: You will make artisan-quality sandwich products and serve customers in a friendly, timely and confident manner. You will make some ingredients such as bread and sauces from scratch, so you should follow basic recipes while preparing them.
Kneader: You will be a part of a 12 person team. You will weigh and measure ingredients. You will mix and blend batters. You will roll, knead, cut, or shape dough. You will set oven temperatures and monitor or modify them as needed. You should regularly clean and sanitize the workstation and equipment.
Great Harvest Application Form PDF
Great Harvest provides a printable job application form on the web for in-person job applicants. Below, you can find the link to the application form.
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