Southern Maid has a great history of baking and selling delicious donuts thanks
to the secret recipe of their donut flour. Southern Maid Donuts still produce the same great, fresh taste that they had the first time they were produced in 1937 back in hometown Louisiana. You can feel the history of those times.

With humble pride we welcome you to our New Zealand stores!

Careers at Southern Maid


A number of positions are available as below. Apply online or drop your resume to any of our stores!

Counter Staff  Full time / Part Time Dress Smart

Driver (Manual Licence) and Sales Part time (Nightmarkets and Kitchen Hand).

All Rounder x 2 postions.

The person we are seeking needs to have Drivers licence and entry level Baking experience, We look for creative and artistic two individuals to join our busy and talented Baking team and sales team, producing Donuts, cakes and desserts for our co-operate customers and our own exclusive retail shops and selling them at different outlets and Nightmarkets.

Hours - Monday to Sunday (with Shift Rotation 0-5 Days work) with late night works and manual driving for deliveries and nightmarkets.

Training will be provided in house for btoh the successful applicant. Entry level Baking experience or some knowledge of baking is an advantage but NOT CONSIDERED AS MUST.

Should be able to work unsupervised and should be able to work at night markets.

Do you...

Have a passion for baking the best cakes and slices in town?

Have a Food Hygiene certificate?

Maintain consistency?

Have the ability to cope when it is very busy?

Ensure deadlines are met?

Work with limited supervision?

You would need to appreciate the importance of exceeding our customers' expectations and enjoy the opportunity of learning many aspects of our unique company.

You must be reliable, organized, have a good sense of humor and enjoy working with a team.

Good remuneration to the right person
If you answered 'yes' to all of these, then apply now and tell us why you would be perfect for this job.

Alternatively, Visit our Website to apply as we have numerous positions vacant

Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.

Note: Please forward your email with your CV and cover letter. with Ref:-NFL_0919

Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.

Baker Full Time (permanent)

Full time Baker opportunity at Southern Maid Donuts Auckland,

We are looking for a enthusiastic and passionate baker to join our team as soon as possible.

- Competitive salary.
- On going training will be given for successful applicants.

We will be looking for a person,

- Should have some experience in baking (Dough preparations, mixing, able to understand the procedure at the work).

- Who has a great passion for baking.

- Who can start work late nights (Since we have larger volumes of production our starting time will be early).

- Who can handle pressure at work due to daily productions.

- Has to be a excellent team player as the job requires lot of communication within the work team.

- Good customer service will have more chances in the job.

- Barista will be additional opportunity to enhance the career opportunity with us.

- Should have own transportation (Since we start early there won’t be any public transport available on those time)

- Good time managment skill at work.

Applicants for this position should have NZ Citizen, PR or a valid work visa.

***NZ Students please forward your CV as we might consider for part time opportunities in near future.

If you think you have the above don’t wait send your CV to with a brief introduction about your self.