Cashier, San Francisco

Job description

Friendly? Assertive? Passionate about food made from the highest quality, local ingredients? Join the Proper Food team!


Company background
At Proper Food, we make it a cinch to eat well on the run.  We craft our fare by hand fresh every morning the only we know how – with whole, local ingredients sliced, chopped and seasoned with care.  Nothing phony or factory-made. Just good, proper fare that’s packed and ready to go.


Proper Food launched in San Francisco in 2014 and has rapidly grown to nine locations in downtown San Francisco, earning accolades from customers, food critics and local media. We cook all our meals from scratch each morning in our commissary kitchen and deliver them to our stores pre-packed and ready to go. All unsold meals are donated to local food banks each day.



We're looking for full-time cashiers to work 35-40 hours/week.

Right now, we’re in need of the following shifts:

Monday – Friday (5 days/week): 5:45am – 2:15pm

Monday – Friday (5 days/week): 6:30am – 3:00pm

Monday – Friday (5 days/week): 10:00am-7:00pm


The Role

  • Maintain a high standard of customer service throughout the day

  • Process customer orders through POS

  • Heat food, brew coffee, pour soup

  • Merchandise & stock food throughout the day

  • Fulfill online & phone orders

  • Execute daily & weekly cleaning tasks

  • Delivering catering orders by foot 


Aka, why do I want to work at Proper Food? Oh, we'll tell you...  

  • Top notch health benefits (medical, vision & dental) after 60 days employment

  • Work with a group of fun people! We're a good time, pinky promise.  

  • Meal with every shift #FreeFood  

  • Nights, weekends and holidays off! In the service industry?! No, you're not dreaming.   

  • Opportunity for growth - we mean that. We're expanding quickly and prefer to promote from within.  

Upon submitting your resume please let us know why you'd like to be a part of the Proper team and what makes you right for this role! Thank you for your interest in Proper Food, we will get back to you soon!


  • Passion for customer service; strong communication and interpersonal skills; genuinely love interacting with new people

  • Articulate when conversing with customers in person and over the phone 

  • 100% dependable 

  • Knowledge & passion for local, organic cuisine

  • Enthusiastic, proactive, and self-motivated 

  • Professional appearance and demeanor 

  • Recent Café/Restaurant/Cashier/retail experience*

*We are willing to train the right people who may not have restaurant experience as long as you meet our other requirements.