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Corner Bakery Cafe is opening a new bakery cafe location in Downtown Phoenix and seeking motivated employees to fill a variety of positions.

Anyone with a passion for food and the desire to work for a company that rewards great work with career advancement should attend the Corner Bakery Cafe career fair on Wednesday, October 5 from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. at 455 North 3rd Street #1525 (Arizona Center). Corner Bakery Cafe will fill 60 open positions, both full and part-time staff, to be line cooks, customer service representatives, cashiers and bakers.

“We’re looking for people with a real passion for food,” said Jamie Rogers, Corner Bakery Cafe general manager. “Our employees care about giving great customer service and are active and engaged in the community. We offer a lot of room for internal growth.”

This location will be the second Phoenix-area Corner Bakery Cafe, and will open its doors on October 24 at 7 a.m. Along with a variety of breakfast, lunch and dinner menu favorites, Corner Bakery Cafe will offer a great new catering option to local businesses. The first one hundred people to arrive on opening day will receive a free Panini meal for a year.

Known for its innovative menu featuring a wide variety of egg scramblers and oatmeals for breakfast, flavorful sandwiches and signature paninis, hot soups, salads, fresh baked goods and an extensive catering menu, Corner Bakery Cafe has been delighting guests nationwide with fresh, made-to-order meals in a welcoming and cozy atmosphere for over 19 years. Guests can also stay connected with free Wi-Fi while enjoying a bottomless cup of hand-roasted coffee.

From a small bread bakery on a corner in downtown Chicago to a national cornerstone of fast casual dining, Corner Bakery Cafe opened its first location in 1991 and now operates over 120 locations across the country.

If you go

What: Corner Bakery Cafe Career Fair

When: Wednesday, October 5th from 11am to 4pm

Where: 455 North 3rd Street #1525