Rocket Kitchen is a retail store specialising in cakes. We have a café and also supply catering with 20+ years in the business. If you are passionate about customer service and delicious cakes, you will love working in our team!

We currently have a fantastic Retail/Cafe Senior Assistant position available!

This role is a full time, 4 - 5 days per week within Monday - Saturday. Approx 35 – 45 hours

Retail/Cafe Senior Assistant
Tasks and Duties include:

  • opening and closing store
  • making coffee - barista skills essential
  • till service (multitasking is a plus)
  • working solo or directing staff in busy periods when FOH manager is off (as some Saturday shifts in-charge will come up each month)
  • maximizing store product sales & providing exceptional service
  • A strong sales ability and passion for our products
  • taking customer orders in person, on phone or by email
  • cake decorating (not baking) and ordering
  • cleaning
  • cashing up
  • some lifting is part of the job (outdoor furniture etc)

Skills, Experience, Availability:

  • barista skills essential
  • shift supervisory experience an advantage (or mature person ready to step up) as an in-charge Saturday shifts will come up each month
  • good written and spoken English required
  • must be available to work shifts on a rotating roster, Monday – Saturday


  • Sundays off!
  • we are closed public holidays and over Christmas/new years
  • no night shifts
  • we are on Mt Eden Road right by a bus stop
  • delicious cake samples to try!
  • hourly rate based on experience

Email CV and cover letter to
Or apply through our Seek listing

Any questions about the role call Josh 09 360 8834.

For further information about our job vacancies, call 09 360 8834 or email 

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