GHIRARDELLI – San Diego, CA

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Company Description and Location: 

San Diego is California’s second largest city. Where blue skies keep watch on 70 miles of beaches and a gentle Mediterranean climate begs for a day of everything and nothing. Bordered by Mexico, the Pacific Ocean, the Anza-Borrego Desert, and the Laguna Mountains. San Diego offers every kind of activity imaginable; from world-renowned attractions, unlimited outdoor recreation, a thriving arts and culture community, sightseeing tours and award-winning restaurants, you’re sure to find a host of things to entertain and inspire.

Domenico Ghirardelli is born in Rapallo, Italy, to an exotic foods importer and his wife. At a young age, Domenico is introduced to the chocolate and confectionary trade when he apprentices with a local candy maker. Ghirardelli sails to America and opens a general store in Stockton, California, offering supplies and confections to miners. Ghirardelli opens a second store on the corner of Broadway and Battery in San Francisco, which becomes his first establishment in the city.

Weekly working hours: avg. 32h per week

Start Date/End Date: June 6th – 20th until September 5th – 30th

Conditions: 

  • Advanced English level is required;
  • Must arrive on time and start working according to DS dates;
  • CHOCOLATIER-STOCKER: Pre-packing chocolate, stocking merchandise, cleaning projects, lifting heavy cases (fem: 10-35lbs/4- 15kg, males: 50-75lbs/22-34kg) and unloading trucks 3 times a week; wear Sundae Suit.
  • RETAIL SALES/GREETER: Great communication/customer service skills and a strong knowledge of chocolate merchandise.
  • FOUNTAIN/BUSSERS: Preparing ice cream sundaes, coffee drinks, cleaning projects, taking out the trash, mopping floor, bussing tables.
  • CASHIERS: Great customer service skills; American currency. The employer will assign duties as needed. Must have a strong knowledge of chocolate merchandise and knowledge & handling of US Currency. May be asked to wear the “Sundae Suit”
  • Training will be provided;
  • Drug test required;
  • Employer supplies an apron, hat, name tag, and bow tie. Students must bring a few button-down short or long-sleeved white shirts,  black loose-fitting long pants past the ankle (no jeans), a black belt for your pants; black, non-skid, closed-toe shoes;

Housing and Transportation:

  • Must arrange own housing, leads will be given;
  • Transportation – Students can use public transportation or bike to and from work;
Работна позиција:Team member
Плата:$12.00 per hour
Локација на работа:San Diego, CA

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