We are currently seeking a Part-Time Cake Decorator to join our growing team!

Job description:

In this position you will be focused on the production of cakes, cookies, pastries and fillings. Day to day you will assist the head baker in these tasks but must be self directed and able to take the lead in the absence of the head baker. Everyone on our team works together so when needed in the store you will answer calls, provide excellent customer service, as well as take and fill orders. You will write and decorate cakes from piping to fondant depending on order.

Tasks:

  • Bake, fill and mask sponge and butter cakes,

  • Prepare and bake cookies, pastries, deep fry cannoli

  • Prepare custards, icings and other required cake/pastry fillings

  • Handle and prepare bakery products

  • Maintain and re-fill pastry counter with fresh pastries throughout the day

  • Responsible for initiating/receiving & completing orders in person and by phone

  • Writing & decorating cakes using piping techniques to order

  • Provide excellent customer service to meet customer needs

  • Operate cash register, Process cash and credit/debit card payments

  • Dishwashing & cleaning duties

  • Work and clean deep fryer for deep fried pastries

  • Assist with ordering and production schedules

  • Maintain proper first in first out rotation

  • Maintain open communication with owners/head baker

  • Work and clean deep fryer for deep fried pastries

The successful candidate must:

  • Have baking experience in the bakery industry

  • Be available to work weekdays, weekends and holidays

  • Have cake piping/writing & cake decorating experience

  • Have ability to multitask and seamlessly switch tasks

  • Be safety-conscious

  • Have artistic skills & attention to detail

  • Speak/write fluent english (Italian speaking an asset)

  • Be self directed and able to manage staff in absence of owner

  • Food handlers certificate

Physical requirements:

  • Constant standing, walking and bending

  • Occasional lifting up to 50lbs

  • Constant reaching, turning and performing precision work

  • Constant receiving detailed information through verbal communication with staff and customers

*Must have a Food Handler Certificate

Please forward your resume with examples of your work (piped writing and fondant) to info@labakeri.com