This information is provided to you through the Independence Avenue CID (Community Improvement District) the Northeast Kansas City Chamber Of Commerce, and the Northeast News.

The Tamale Kitchen has a number of exciting job opportunities and is seeking people with a passion for tamales and Latina culture to come join their production team.
• Must be reliable, willing to work well in a team centered environment and open to learning new skills.
• Immediate openings, weekly pay, opportunities for advancement.

“I work with women, primarily Hispanic women from Northeast Kansas City, that make tamales year round as their pathway to self sufficiency, meaning we pay livable wages, we pay good wages.” – Becky Gripp

(10 Positions Available)

Duties include:
All aspects of tamale preparation from mixing of raw ingredients to assembly/packaging of finished product. Experience with home tamale making is preferred.

Part time to start with full time opportunities available.
Hourly pay: $13/hr with 90 day merit increases.
Safe indoor work environment.
All positions require a KCMO Food Handler’s permit (paid by The Tamale Kitchen).

(2 Positions Available)

Beginning May of 2022, we’re launching our new Tamale Wagon and we’re looking for someone with a passion for serving up quality food products in a mobile setting.

Part Time to start, evenings/weekends a strong probability, traveling to area job sites as well as weekend events such as fairs, festivals and expositions.
Strong customer service skills.
Basic mechanical skills required for all aspects of food truck operation including but not limited to kitchen equipment operation, generator operation, and driving an larger vehicle.
Weekly pay with merit increase at 90 days.
Both positions require a KCMO Food Handler’s permit (paid for by The Tamale Kitchen). Standing and lifting required.

To apply for these positions contact: Becky (English) 816-679-8119 or Gigi (Spanish) 816-328-7995