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assistant PASTRY CHEF

Chin Up Donuts is elevating the donut experience in Arizona and looking for enthusiastic individuals to join the team! Our lead Pastry Chef will be responsible for the daily prep and execution of our specialty donuts. We are looking for a passionate person that is excited by the potential of developing new recipes, creating monthly flavor specials, collaborating with other local makers and food producers, and elevating the everyday donut. The ideal candidate will have food business experience, is a team player, gets creative in the kitchen, and is self-motivated to continually exceed expectations to make awesome treats.


  • Dough prep: daily prep work of our brioche-style dough and occasional cake/fritter dough, including measuring, mixing, and storage of dough supply

  • Rolling, cutting, and proofing: rolling dough to appropriate height, cutting – including specialty letters and shapes, and proofing of raised donuts

  • Frying dough: frying donut dough, flipping donuts to ensure proper cooking time and coloring on top and bottom

  • Glazing and donut decorating: prepping glaze to correct consistency and flavor profile, glazing donuts, and topping/decorating appropriately for each flavor

  • Flavor creation and testing: partner with lead pastry chef in brainstorming of new flavors, including savory, local & global inspired creations, and seasonal concepts for both donuts and toasts


  • Prior food industry experience, either bakery or restaurant

  • Ability to work harmoniously in a kitchen environment, be a team player, and have a positive attitude

  • Ability to help build a kitchen and company culture based on positivity, growth, quality, creativity, and fun

  • Flexibility is key, must be able to multi-task and take on responsibilities that occasionally fall outside of this job description


  • Part-time or full-time, early morning shifts starting as early as 3am

  • $15/hr + depending on experience, plus shared tips – woo hoo!

  • Must be able to stand the majority of the work day and lift up to 50 pounds.



  • Health benefits including dental and vision (full-time team members)

  • Workplace perks such as food/coffee

  • Employee discounts


Send your resume or recent work history, including references, to

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