General Helper (Swing Shift)

Job Description

Alpha Baking Company operates three (3) shifts around the clock 365 days per year. We cannot guarantee that any employee is permanently assigned to a particular shift or that any employee is guaranteed specific or the same days off each week. Additionally, this position requires work of a physical nature in a work environment that is subject to very hot and very cold conditions.

Location: 5001 W. Polk St. Chicago, IL 60644


  • Load the oven
  • Fill bakery racks with bread/bun pans
  • Physically move bread/buns racks in and out of proof box
  • Load and unload empty pans both on and off conveyor
  • Other duties as assigned


  • Must be able to work weekends and holidays
  • Must be able to work effectively in a team environment
  • Capable of following safe work practices
  • Capable of working in a fast paced environment.
  • Must be able to pass post offer drug/alcohol screen
  • Must be able to walk/stand for extended periods of time
  • Must be able to lift/carry bread/bun pans – up to 50 lbs
  • Capable of performing repetitive work
  • Must be able to tolerate working in a hot humid environment