Home Sweet Cone Openings

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Scooper:

  • Responsibilities:

    • Providing the upmost customer service!

    • Taking orders from customers

    • Knowing how to properly make all menu items

    • Handling money and using our point of sale (POS) system

    • CLEANING - floors, tables, counters, bathrooms, sinks and more.

    • Working at events such as farmers markets, weddings, graduation parties where our pushcart is rented

  • Qualifications

    • Smart, hard-working, reliable and extremely friendly​

    • Must have weekend availability

    • Ability to work a minimum of 2 shifts per week during school year

    • Must be able to lift up to 50lbs and be on feet for up to 8 hours

    • Team player

    • Strong communication skills

    • At this time we are only accepting applications from individuals 16 or older due to child labor limitations related to 14 and 15 year old individuals during the school year

Ice Cream Maker:

  • Responsibilities:

    • Producing Home Sweet Cone’s premium, homemade ice cream!

    • Meet production efficiency and quality standards

    • Accurately follow recipes

    • Consistently produce between 32 and 64 or more tubs ice cream per shift

    • Taste all products made to assess quality and flavor – communicate appropriately any deviations from standard

    • Properly label, date, pack, and store up to 100 pints of ice cream each day

    • Rotate product following the principals of FIFO

    • Follow health, safety, and sanitation guidelines

    • Bake inclusions for ice cream such as cookies, cakes, brownies

    • Accurately inventory tubs, pints, toppings, and ingredients to inform the daily production plan

    • Communicate clearly, effectively, and respectfully with all members of the HSC team

    • Ensure all areas of kitchen are clean and organized during your shift.

  • Qualifications:

  • Previous professional kitchen or food production experience is preferred but not required

  • Ability to work independently but still be a team player

  • Upbeat and positive attitude

  • Strong time management skills

  • Committed to cleanliness in your workspace

  • Great communication skills and a professional, friendly attitude

  • Willingness to learn

  • Be 18 years old or older

  • Be available 20+ hours a week including weekdays and weekends. Hours are flexible but morning shifts are preferred.

  • No planned absences longer than 7 days in a row, June 1st through August 31st. This includes scheduled shifts where you might be able to find coverage.

  • Ability to stand for up to eight hours, lift up to 50 pounds repeatedly, and work in a freezer environment.

  • Home Sweet Cone is a tobacco free company—we do not hire smokers

  • Iowa state food handler’s permit required. This can be obtained after being hired but before your first day. Home Sweet Cone will reimburse a candidate for this if they do not have a permit already.

Part-Time Manager:

  • Responsibilities:

    • Overseeing the day to day operation of the shop

    • Responsible for assisting and managing the prioritization of tasks throughout the day

    • Provide coaching and training for employees

    • Demonstrating exceptional leadership skills especially during busy shifts

    • Maintaining the upmost customer service

    • Developing and maintaining Home Sweet Cone’s social media presence

    • Creating the staffing schedule

    • Monitoring inventory of supplies and ordering when necessary

Qualifications:

  • Previous leadership or management position

  • Great communication skills with employees and customers

  • Upbeat and positive attitude

  • Be at least 18 years old

  • Ability to lift at least 50 pounds on a regular basis

  • Ability to stand for up to eight hours, lift up to 50 pounds repeatedly, and work in a freezer environment.

  • Able to work a minimum of 25 hours/week and must have weekend availability

  • Iowa state food handler’s permit required. This can be obtained after being hired but before your first day. Home Sweet Cone will reimburse a candidate for this if they do not have a permit already.

  • Home Sweet Cone is a tobacco free company—we do not hire smokers

  • No planned absences longer than 7 days in a row, June 1st through August 31st. This includes scheduled shifts where you might be able to find coverage.

How to apply:

  • Click Apply Now, to download an application

  • Fill out electronically or print application

  • Email completed application (please scan if you choose to print) to: info@homesweetcone.com