Thank you for your interest in Wright’s Gourmet House. We always have room for great employees.
Generally, from January through October, a full-time employee must be available to work a wide range of hours between 4 A.M. and 11 P.M., Monday through Saturday. Because of the increased volume in November and December, we may operate 24 hours per day, including some Sundays. These hours are subject to change without notice.
For those that cannot work a wide range of hours or every day we're open, we do offer PT-Early (4 A.M. to 8 A.M.), PT-Midday (10 A.M. to 3 P.M.), and PT-Evening (6 P.M. - 10 P.M.) shifts. Please note which part-time shifts are available for each of the positions described below.
Wright's offers some of the best pay and benefits around including vacation pay, health coverage, and a 401k plan. Plus we're off 48 out of 52 Sundays so you'll have time for family, rest, and worship.
Applications are now available exclusively online and will take approximately 30 minutes to complete. Since we communicate frequently via email, all candidates must have regular Internet access and an email account. Scroll down to apply.
Production Position Descriptions
Baker - Primarily baking cakes, pies, cookies, and dessert bars. No bread. Minimum of two years commercial baking experience in past three years. (Shifts available: FT, PT-Early, PT-Evening)
Cafe & Catering Manager - oversees our high-volume, fast-paced cafe and catering departments. Must have ability to plan and prioritize tasks and coordinate staff accordingly. Must possess strong production, customers service, and computer skills. Minimum of two years of experience in leading a team of at least five (5) people within the past two years in a high volume kitchen, deli, hotel, restaurant or catering company. (Shifts available: FT)
Cake Decorator - Decorating our ever popular cakes and cupcakes plus a limited number of custom cakes. Minimum of two years commercial decorating experience in past three years. (Shifts available: FT, PT-Early, PT-Evening)
Catering Driver - Delivery & set-up for our catering customers. Lots of lunch and breakfast deliveries. Delivery area includes most of Hillsborough and Pinellas counties. Not pizza delivery. Not a tipped position. Minimum of one year front or back-of-the-house experience in past three years. Clean driving record required. (Shifts available: FT, PT-Midday)
Catering Server - Seasonal, part-time position. Not currently hiring for this position.
Cook - Hot and cold foods from deli salads & fruit trays to making soups and roasting turkeys. Must know food and have excellent knife skills. This is a production role where one generally prepares batches of food. This is not a line cook position. Minimum of one year food production experience in past three years. (Shifts available: All)
Cook's Assistant - Basic kitchen prep. Entry-level position for one with no back-of-the house prep experience or one who hasn't worked in food service in more than three years. No experience required. (Shifts available: All)
Counter CSR - Assist both walk-in and call-in customers. Being good-natured, friendly and patient is required. Requires Wright's Deli Prep experience and strong computer skills to operate our POS. (Shifts available: FT, PT-Midday)
Deli Prep - Lots of customer service while making sandwiches, salads, and party platters. Minimum of six months food prep experience in past three years.(Shifts available: All)
Dining Room Attendant - Maintain the dining room, help with carry-outs, brew beverages, stock shelves, run dishes to the dishroom. No experience required. (Shifts available: FT, PT-Midday)
Phone CSR - Assist in-bound call-in customers with orders ranging from sandwiches to specialty cakes to full-service catering. Some out-bound prospecting calls. Requires Wright's Counter CSR experience. Great phone presence and strong computer skills are needed. Minimum of six months cashier, server, or call center experience plus six months food prep experience in past three years. (Shifts available: FT, PT-Midday)
Pot & Pan Washer - Every day we use thousands of pots, pans, and other containers. Our pot & pan washers keep them clean and sanitized. Keeps all of Wright's clean and neat. No experience required. (Shifts available: All)
Runner - Delivers food from storage areas & walk-in coolers to customers or prep staff. Must have a good knowledge of our menu. Fast-paced and lots of customer contact. Seasonal position. No experience required. (Shifts available: PT-Midday only)
Salesperson - Outside catering sales. Not currently hiring for this position.
Steward - Sets-up and closes down stations, performs basic food prep (i.e. portioning dressings, washing produce), receives deliveries from our vendors, and helps our pot & pan washers keep the facility clean. Entry level position for one with limited or no food prep experience. No experience required. (Shifts available: All)
Non-Production Position Descriptions
Administrative Assistant - Has a wide range of duties in the business office, ranging from traditional office tasks to handling general correspondence and updating management spreadsheets. Minimum of one year experience in this role in the past three years. Not currently hiring for this position. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org if you want to be contacted when a position is available. FT only.
Bookkeeper - Payables, receivables, inventory, payroll, and general ledger. Solid knowledge of accounting principles required. Strong MS Office and overall computer skills required. Prepares a variety of management reports. Minimum of one year experience in this role in the past three years. Not currently hiring for this position. Please email email@example.com if you want to be contacted when a position is available.(Shifts available: FT, Evenings & Saturdays required)
HR Generalist/Recruiter - Recruits, trains, and retains the best staff in town. Minimum of three years experience in this role in the past five years. Not currently hiring for this position. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org if you want to be contact when a position is available. (Shifts available: FT only)
Inventory clerk - Forecasts, orders and receives over 800 ingredients on a daily and weekly basis. Strong food prep knowledge required to succeed. Basic Excel skills required. Knowledge of CostGuard inventory software is a plus. Minimum of six months food prep experience in past three years. Not currently hiring for this position. Please email email@example.com if you want to be contacted when a position is available. (Shifts available: FT, PT-Early, PT-Evening)
We respond to everyone who submits a completed application & assessment
As soon as you finish your online application and assessment, we will advise you whether your skills, abilities, and/or work history match with our needs and requirements.
If so, we will contact you within four business days for a short telephone interview. If you haven't heard from us after four business days, please email or call us to check on your status.
Applicants who do not complete both the application and assessment will not hear from us.
Production staff resumés
You must complete the employment history section of the application, even if you have a resumé. While we encourage you to attach your resumé to your application, if you send only your resumé or do not complete the work history section, we will not consider you.
Complete the application as instructed below and attach your resumé (required) to the application.
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Before you begin, you should know that our application requires your employment history for your three most recent jobs (current/last and previous two), including:DO NOT USE A CELL PHONE OR TABLET COMPUTER TO APPLY! Because our on-line application & assessment require extensive use of a keyboard, mouse and at least a 9" screen, you may not be able to complete the process on a smaller device. Accordingly, we strongly recommend that you apply using a desktop, laptop, or notebook computer.
Incomplete applications are the most frequent reason an applicant is disqualfied.
- Employer's name & address
- Dates of employment
- Supervisor's name and phone number
- Reason for leaving
- Compensation history
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We'll gladly answer any questions you may have. Feel free to send us an email at firstname.lastname@example.org or call (813) 253-3838 x12.
We look forward to hearing from you.