SalaryBased on skill set and experience
Nancy’s of Woodstock Artisanal Creamery is an established brand that is widely known for its excellent ice cream made from fresh, local ingredients. However, the company is now looking to expand its offerings to include high-quality baked goods and is seeking a skilled and passionate baker to help achieve this goal. The ideal candidate will have experience in creating a variety of desserts, frozen desserts, and pastries, and be able to work efficiently and effectively to produce a range of high-quality treats. In addition to being well-versed in culinary arts, the ideal candidate should also be able to work independently and as part of a team and possess excellent communication skills to ensure that customers’ needs are met and that they are informed about the products being sold.
Provide a variety of goods such as sundaes, ice cream sandwiches, frozen pies/cakes, toppings, ice cream flavors paired with pastry.
Create new and exciting desserts to renew our menus and engage the interest of customers.
Decorate pastries, to ensure the presentation will be beautiful and exciting
Monitor stocks for all ingredients
Check quality of material and condition of equipment and devices
Guide and motivate pastry assistants to work more efficiently
Identify staffing needs and help recruit and train personnel
Maintain a lean and orderly kitchen and adhere to health and safety standards
Working catered events
Proven experience as Pastry Chef or equivalent role
Great attention to detail and creativity
Organizing and leadership skills
Willingness to replenish professional knowledge
Working knowledge of baking with ingredients limitations I.E. gluten free
In depth knowledge of sanitation principles, food preparation and baking techniques