Pastry Chef

About the Company:A highly reputable team of professionals, supplying top quality cakes and pastries to retailers and wholesalers in the local area.About the Role:We are seeking an experienced pastry chef to assist in leading an award winning team of professionals. Doing large scale production of cakes and pastries, supplying to some very reputable local establishments in the Newcastle and Hunter area.Duties of Responsibilities:Direct the creation and preparation of all pastries and baked goodsMass production working to a deadlineAdhere to set recipes and taste test for quality assuranceProvide exquisite presentationEnsure all pastries are uniform and up to standardSource and select necessary pastry ingredientsPerform quality checks of ingredients and throw out expired goodsOrganize and store needed tools and materials (food or otherwise)Maintain and count inventory and work towards cost reduction methodsDemonstrate proficiency in creation of signature desserts and pastriesCollaborate with head chef to create exciting new desserts that compliment our menuManage foods costs and inventory for pastry goodsStay current and informed of useful culinary trendsAdhere to all sanitation, safety, and food preparation lawsSkills and Experience:Trade certificate in retail baking (cake and pastry)Associate's degree in Pastry Arts or other culinary certification highly desired2+ years of kitchen experience preferredProficiency using kitchen equipment and appliancesDexterous, consistent, and precise bakerEnjoys working in a collaborative kitchenThrives in a fast paced environmentExcels in task delegation and kitchen station managementClear and effective communicatorExtremely organized with a high attention to detailAble to work early morning hoursBenefits:Job securityA great work/life balancePotential for career progressionHow to ApplyIf you possess all of these attributes, please hit apply now! Australia - NSW Newcastle, Maitland & Hunter

Pastry Chef

  • Leadership Role - Great starting Salary
  • Excellent career progression
  • Working with an award winning team

About the Company:

A highly reputable team of professionals, supplying top quality cakes and pastries to retailers and wholesalers in the local area.

About the Role:

We are seeking an experienced pastry chef to assist in leading an award winning team of professionals. Doing large scale production of cakes and pastries, supplying to some very reputable local establishments in the Newcastle and Hunter area.

Duties of Responsibilities:

  • Direct the creation and preparation of all pastries and baked goods
  • Mass production working to a deadline
  • Adhere to set recipes and taste test for quality assurance
  • Provide exquisite presentation
  • Ensure all pastries are uniform and up to standard
  • Source and select necessary pastry ingredients
  • Perform quality checks of ingredients and throw out expired goods
  • Organize and store needed tools and materials (food or otherwise)
  • Maintain and count inventory and work towards cost reduction methods
  • Demonstrate proficiency in creation of signature desserts and pastries
  • Collaborate with head chef to create exciting new desserts that compliment our menu
  • Manage foods costs and inventory for pastry goods
  • Stay current and informed of useful culinary trends
  • Adhere to all sanitation, safety, and food preparation laws

Skills and Experience:

  • Trade certificate in retail baking (cake and pastry)
  • Associate's degree in Pastry Arts or other culinary certification highly desired
  • 2+ years of kitchen experience preferred
  • Proficiency using kitchen equipment and appliances
  • Dexterous, consistent, and precise baker
  • Enjoys working in a collaborative kitchen
  • Thrives in a fast paced environment
  • Excels in task delegation and kitchen station management
  • Clear and effective communicator
  • Extremely organized with a high attention to detail
  • Able to work early morning hours

Benefits:

  • Job security
  • A great work/life balance
  • Potential for career progression

How to Apply

If you possess all of these attributes, please hit apply now!


To apply online, please click on the apply button.

Alternatively, for a confidential discussion, please contact Benjamin Howarth on , quoting Ref No. 146947 or otherwise please check out our website for other available positions.

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