Employee Spotlight: Nate Baker
Nate is a senior cook at Muriales who works in just about every station in the kitchen from takeout, to hoagies, pizzas, sauté, sauce spoon, you name it he does it.
How long have you been a part of Muriale's team?
Thirteen and a half years.
What positions have you held?
Almost every position in the back of the house.
What do you like most about working at Muriales ?
It feels like a big family and you know someone has your back.
What's your favorite memory working at Muriales?
When a Ferrari club came in for a banquet and I got to check out all the cars.
What's your favorite Muriale’s dish?
What advice would you give a young new employee starting their first job at Muriales?
Come in ready to work and pay attention to the details.
Quotes from staff
“Nate is one of the funniest and kindest people here. He is always willing to help others and fill in wherever needed. If you ever drive past and see someone riding around the parking lot on a one wheel, that’s him!”
“Nate is one of those guys who always has a smile on his face, and is a real pleasure to work with!”
“Nate makes being at work fun! He’s always so kind and helpful especially to new employees!”
“Nate’s a Jack of all trades. Can do it all in the kitchen. One of the best guys you’ll ever meet. If you’re a new recruit to the Muriale’s culinary team, getting paired with Nate is a dream”
“He takes pride in everything he does. Every action is thoughtful and precise. Consistency is his middle name. He’s a guy you can always count on to get the job done. He’s quick witted and offers some nice comic relief no matter how busy we are, he never misses the opportunity to slip in a dad joke. Buh dum tsss.”
Fun facts about Nate:
He loves to stay active, he runs marathons and bikes often, loves to play the drums and guitar, and listen to music.