What this job is about
Hey, those donuts aren't going to leap into a paper bag all on their own. Working in grocery store, retail bakery associates might be the most beloved of all store employees, particularly by customers. After all, they're the ones that help customer choose, bag and purchase everything from cupcakes to French bread, but you'll need to understand both products and pricing in the bakery, tooIt's the ideal job for someone with strong customer service skills, since you'll be working face-to-face with customers with cravings all day. You should also know how to take directions and be interested in baking as a whole – and no, loving cake actually doesn't count.