We are looking for a cafe baker to produce our daily selection of cakes and baked goods. Knowledge of baking techniques is essential to this role. We use simple ingredients and recipes that rely heavily on good technique. Experience and comfort with baking ingredients and the desire to keep learning will make this a great fit for the right candidate.
The right candidate must be very detail oriented and able to stay on task and work independently. The ability to move quickly and skillfully around the kitchen and multi-task with ease is a must. The ideal candidate will have the ability to multi task - it's a small kitchen with a lot going on.
The job requires a high level of energy and organization. You must be able to work well with other team members while keeping motivated and productive. We pride ourselves in maintaining a respectful yet fun kitchen experience.
Prepare recipes as written
Prepare ingredients for timely baking
Keep a tidy, sanitary work space
Keep a sanitized and orderly environment in the kitchen
Ensure all food and other items are stored properly
Check quality of ingredients
Ensure expert presentation of baked goods
Monitor stock and notify manager when there are shortages
Comfortable and familiar with a kitchen environment
Experience in using kitchen tools and bakeware
Knowledge of various baking procedures and methods
Ability to follow all sanitation procedures
Ability to work as a team
Very good communication skills
Excellent physical condition and stamina and ability to lift 50 lbs
Ability to stand for long periods and move quickly in a small kitchen
Servsafe certification desirable.