Lead Cashier, San Francisco

Job description

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

We are looking for someone is communicative, dependable, friendly, enthusiastic and hardworking to support one of our beloved stores! As a Store Supervisor you will help guide daily operations and act as a second pair of eyes and ears to your Manager. You need to be good with people and comfortable providing direction to fellow team members. You should also love food and genuinely enjoy interacting with the public.


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 supervisors to work 35-40 hours/week. Right now, we’re in need of the following shifts.

Monday – Friday (5 day/week)

  • First Opener: 5:45am-2:15pm

  • Second Opener: 6:30am – 3:00pm

  • Closer: 10am-7:00pm

Your responsibilities

  • Provide support to Store Manager by helping to guide the flow of the day with regard to breaks, deliveries, peak times and to-dos

  • Be flexible - be able to cover shifts in case of employee absence 

  • Train new employee on procedures & best practices

  • 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!


What makes you great

  • Excellent organizational and customer-service skills

  • Professional appearance, demeanor, and communication 

  • Fun, outgoing, conversational personality

  • Desire to create a good rapport with management, coworkers, and patrons

  • Ability to learn rotating inventory/menu items

  • Previous work experience includes - problem solving, basic math, flexibility, knowledge and ability to delegate standards and regulations

  • Experience in catering and food delivery

  • Previous experience as shift lead or supervisor in a restaurant or food-retail shop* 

*We are willing to train the right person who may not have restaurant experience, as long as you have a great attitude and a ballin’ work ethic.