Simply Desserts is looking for an experienced baker/pastry chef to join our team in Gainesville, VA. We specialize in custom dessert orders - specifically wedding cakes, custom event cakes, cupcakes, cake pops, custom cookies, and cheesecakes. Our kitchen is well-equipped, and a great environment for a self-motivated, dedicated, and focused employee.
Check out our reviews on The Knot, Wedding Wire, and Yelp to see what our customers have been saying about us. And to learn more about our dynamic business, check out our website and Facebook. We are also active on Instagram if you would like to view our products we have created.
Responsibilities and Requirements:
· Must have experience in baking, prepping frostings, use of fondant and other decorating mediums.
· Be able to prepare and decorate cake and other products according to customer specifications.
· Take and fill custom orders in a professional and timely manner.
o This includes but is not limited to icing, decorating, and packaging products.
· Be able to handle routine frosting and decorating production.
· Be able to occasionally deliver custom orders to event sites. Must be able to set up the custom order (i.e. wedding cake) and arrange neatly and beautifully if needed.
· Be able to deliver friendly, courteous, and prompt customer service.
· Be able to clean and maintain work area.
· Assist with other bakery duties as needed.
· Education: High school or equivalent
· Experience: 1 year
· Language: English
· Must be a team player and is important that you work well with others.
· Must have excellent customer service skills, exhibit good manners, positive attitude, and be reliable and trustworthy.
· Must have good communication skills, and be able to take direction under owner.
· Creativity is a plus!!
Salary dependent upon experience.
Job Type: Full-time
Salary: $12.00 to $16.00 /hour
- High school or equivalent (Required)
- Gainesville, VA (Required)
- Morning (Preferred)
- Mid-Day (Preferred)
- Evening (Preferred)
- Monday (Preferred)
- Tuesday (Preferred)
- Wednesday (Preferred)
- Thursday (Preferred)
- Friday (Preferred)
- Saturday (Preferred)
This Company Describes Its Culture as:
- Detail-oriented -- quality and precision-focused
- Innovative -- innovative and risk-taking
- People-oriented -- supportive and fairness-focused
This Job Is:
- Open to applicants who do not have a college diploma
- Monday to Friday
- Weekends required
- Day shift
- Night shift
- 8 hour shift