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Hy-Vee Food Stores Bakery Mfg Baker - Part Time in Des Moines, Iowa

Job Title: Night Baker

Department: Bakery Manufacturing

General Function

Hy-Vee Bakery Manufacturing is a department of Hy-Vee, Inc. located in Des Moines, Iowa. The Night Baker is a full-time position with hours of 10 pm to 6:30 am. The Night Baker will join the team in making and baking goods, ensuring production quotas are reached, while maintaining quality of product.

Reporting Relations

Accountable and Reports to: Director, Bakery Manufacturing; BMFG Production Manager

Direct Reports: None

Primary Duties and Responsibilities

  • Mixes ingredients for line’s product from production list

  • Sets and maintains pace of line to ensure production quota is reached

  • Maintains quality of product on production line

  • Reports production line flow problems to supervisor

  • Prepares ingredients for next day’s scheduled product run

  • Maintains cleanliness of work station during production

  • Informs supervisor of equipment malfunction in a timely manner

  • Cleans and sterilizes equipment at end of each day

  • Adheres to company policies and individual store guidelines.

  • Reports to work when scheduled and on time.

Secondary Duties and Responsibilities

  • Unloads products and ingredients into refrigeration or freezer units

  • Sorts and organizes products in storage areas

  • Performs other job related duties and special projects as required

Education and Experience

No education requirement; One year of similar or related work experience preferred; Previous baking experience a plus

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

  • Must have good interpersonal skills and enjoy working on a team

  • Strong attention to detail and work with accuracy

  • Works with a sense of urgency and enjoys a fast paced environment

  • Ability to do simple addition and subtraction; copying figures, counting and recording

  • Possess the ability to understand and follow verbal or demonstrated instructions; write identifying information; request supplies orally or in writing

Physical Requirements

  • Must be able to physically perform medium to heavy work: ability to lift 50 pounds repeatedly during an 8 hour shift, and 100 pounds occasionally

  • Visual requirements include vision from less than 20 inches to more than 20 feet with or without correction, depth perception, color vision (ability to identify and distinguish colors), and field of vision

  • Must be able to perform the following physical activities: Climbing, balancing, stooping, kneeling, reaching, standing, walking, pushing, pulling, lifting, grasping, feeling, talking, hearing, and repetitive motions

Working Conditions

This position is continually exposed to noise, equipment movement hazards from production lines and pallet jacks, temperature extremes, dangerous chemical/solvents, and electrical shock. This is a fast paced work environment.

Equipment Used to Perform Job

Mixers, scales, oven, pallet jack, fork lift, and other production equipment


Has daily contact with employees. Occasional contact with customers, and suppliers/vendors


Has access to sales results, monthly and quarterly inventory results

Please complete an online application at; search under Subsidiary