Boudin Bakery & Cafe – San Francisco, CA

Work & Travel

Boudin Bakery is a famous restaurant/store located in the heart of Fisherman’s Wharf! It is a fun, fast-paced environment. They enjoy hiring Work & Travel students and have had students return from summer to summer! During the season they have various cultural actives in the workplace like employee potluck, celebrating birthdays, participating on Exchange Day in August, plus more! You will be near the famous San Francisco Wharf area, Pier 39 and the Embarcadero. There is no shortage of fun things to do! San Francisco is a very culture rich city, providing interaction and exchange with people from all over the world. Besides the numerous museums, famous landmarks, there are wonderful neighborhoods to explore, shopping and outdoor activities as well.

Weekly working hours: avg. 32 per week

Start Date/End Date: June 1st – June 27th until September 30th


  • Advanced English;
  • You may be assigned to any of the following locations: Boudin Fisherman’s Wharf, Chowder Hut, or Boudin at Pier 39. 
  • Team Member: 

Cashier: operates cash registers, handles American currency, and credit card transactions. Wait on customers; assist them with their orders, answer any questions, etc. Plus stocking of supplies and general cleaning, etc.

Busser: Assist servers with all food service, clear dirty tables & sanitize, help with all general cleaning, and clean the restaurant each night. Dishwasher: Clean, wash, & stock restaurant supplies, and maintain a clean work area. Wash pots & pans by hand in hot water, and use the dishwashing machine for glasses, dishes, & cutlery.

Kitchen: Assist: with preparing the food orders, and ensure everything is ready quickly. 

Espresso Bar: baristas must prepare all drinks as requested, handle the cash register and ensure customer needs are met.

 The greeter includes welcoming guests inside as well as working in the Marketplace (area set up like a store — where you can buy bread, order a sandwich, grab a souvenir or two, etc). Ensure displays are full and items are organized and in their correct spot, help with the flow of customers waiting in line, and help customers with their purchases of items and bread selection. 

Must be able to work in a fast-paced environment, follow directions & read safety manuals. Additional tasks or duties as requested will include sorting garbage products into proper containers including compost (wet trash items), recyclables, and removing the trash, etc. Must like working with the public.

  • Training will be provided. You will be cross-trained in all positions as needed;
  • 50% off meals while working a shift;
  • Employer provides the shirt and apron. Please bring loose-fitting khaki pants that cover the ankle, no embellishment (no cargo pants) and black slip-resistant close-toed shoes like tennis shoes (no Vans, Toms, Keds, or Converse). 

Housing and Transportation:

  • Housing – Must arrange own. Leads will be given;
  • Transportation – Participants can walk, take the bus, ride a bike, etc to get around.
Работна позиција:Team Member
Локација на работа:San Francisco

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