Nutty Squirrel Gelato is a family owned small business that cares deeply about our community and local culture. We work hard to create a neighborhood business that supports local community organizations, schools and Seattle area artists.  We work closely with our employees to create a positive work environment, and excellent customer service.

See our current job openings below:


Openings: Looking for applicants who can stay beyond Summer Vacation. Priority given to those who can work Weekday Opening Shifts

This is a part time position.

Starting at $11.50 + tips

We Love Our Customers

  • Offer free samples, make menu suggestions and add-ons with a smile
  • Share your gelato knowledge to help customers decide
  • Keep a positive attitude especially when line’s out the door
  • Treat our multi-generational customers with courtesy and respect
  • Make espresso, tea, gelato shakes
  • Operate cash register
  • Other duties

Spread the Love

  • Be a gelato geek, ask questions, and share what you learn
  • Spiff up the shop, decorate sandwich board and play your favorite music

Fresh & Clean

  • Continually stock cones, cups, etc., and update kitchen of stock status
  • Wash utensils, gelato cans, dishes
  • Keep the retail area clean and inviting
  • Follow King County food handling guidelines

You are

  • At least 17 years old
  • Self driven and have good problem solving skills
  • A team player
  • Good at addition / subtraction
  • Available to work minimum 4 days of the week.
  • Able to stand on your feet during your shift and lift 20 lbs with ease


KITCHEN CREW - Magnolia, Seattle

Openings: morning shift, long term part time position

Starting at $14.00 + tips

In the Kitchen

  • Clean and prep fruits, nuts, sauces and other ingredients
  • Prepare gelato base
  • Follow recipes
  • Operate gelato making machinery
  • Support Kitchen Lead in preparing desserts and baked goods
  • Support Kitchen Lead in keeping inventory and production flow
  • Support Catering Crew in making cups, pints, and getting ready for events
  • Help keep the Storage, Prep and Production areas impeccable
  • Follow WSDA and King County Health food handling guidelines
  • Other duties

You are

  • At least 18 years old
  • Available min 20 hrs per week
  • A foodie
  • OCD about cleanliness
  • Good with numbers and can measure ingredients precisely
  • flexible during summer months, and willing to pick up shifts
  • Able to stand on your feet during your shift and lift 50 lbs (repeatedly) with ease
  • Self driven and have good problem solving skills
  • A team player

Previous kitchen experience is preferred but not required.



  • Medical Insurance for employees who work 35+ hours
  • Affordable Orca Transit Pass
  • Paid sick leave
  • Promotion opportunities in a growing family owned business
  • Free gelato


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