Panera Bread Catering Lead in Wales Township, Michigan
Craft your future career with Panera Bread! apply online - Come Join Panera Bread! ? an award-winning leader in the restaurant industry. In the role of Catering Lead, you will work in a fast-paced environment to ensure that our guests receive great food and service. You will be responsible to prepare and deliver all catered orders accurately and on time. You will also use your marketing and sales skills to generate new business for catering at Panera Bread. This is a first shift position ? typically Monday-Friday (occasional Saturdays) ? hours are generally early morning to mid-afternoon. You can make GREAT TIPS! Job Description:A customer service, production and sales position for an individual who is organized, detail oriented and focused on giving great serviceHas a thorough knowledge and understanding of the Panera bakery and catering specific menusTake, place and prepare catering orders and teach others to do so effectivelyMaintain accurate and detailed customer database, collect payments and follow up with catering clients to ensure satisfactionParticipates in community marketing and builds strong relationships to expand the catering businessKeep work area neat and clean while following all safety and sanitation proceduresDisplay an ability to interact positively with all team members, managers and clients on a consistent basisRequirements:Valid driver license, clean drivers record and reliable transportation for local deliveriesProof of insuranceExcellent customer service skills ? must be polite, courteous, respectful, and maintain a professional appearance.Ability to communicate effectively with all levels within an organizationMust be able to work a flexible schedule with early start timesMust pass a background checkMust be 18+ years of ageFood service or retail sales experience preferredMust be able to lift up to 30 lbs, and be able to bend, reach, push, pull, and stand for long periods of time with or without reasonable accommodations We offer a competitive wage commensurate with experience, a comprehensive benefit package including health, dental, disability, paid-time off, 401K, a scholarship program and other employee benefits. We are closed Easter, Thanksgiving and Christmas. Click here to see the impact that we've made across our communities - Qualified candidates will be contacted directly. Come grow with us ? join one of the fastest growing concepts in the country!Panera, LLC and its affiliates are equal opportunity employers committed to a diverse workforce. Panera Bread independent franchisees each hire their own employees and establish their own terms and conditions of employment, which may differ from those described.Employer's Job# 8553_4487285-2844Please visit job URL for more information about this opening and to view EOE statement.