Skilled Baker / Cake Decorator

Lezza Spumoni & Desserts, Inc. - Elmhurst, IL

Full-time

Lezza Bakery & Gelateria is the retail store to Lezza Spumoni & Desserts, Inc., a wholesale bakery in continuous operation since 1905. Our retail / cafe is located in the vibrant south shopping district of Elmhurst along the Prairie Path and minutes from Elmhurst College. We have an immediate opening for a skilled baker / cake decorator to round out our team working Tuesday - Saturday, 6 am - 3 pm. Responsibilities include (but are not limited to) preparing and executing the morning bake, making our favorite Italian pastries and desserts and creating new flavors and designs, building/filling, decorating and garnishing specialty cakes through detailed customer cake orders. Candidates must have extensive experience working with various icings and techniques, excellent verbal and written communication skills, flexibility to accommodate walk in customer requests for personalizing products, availability to work overtime to ensure holidays and special events run smoothly, come with the agility and strength to lift/carry heavy items (10-50 lbs) and stand for long periods of time. Salary is competitive and based on experience. We offer our full-time employees health and dental insurance, paid vacation/holidays. If you possess the above qualification then we want to talk to you! Please submit your resume and portfolio to help us get to know you and your work. Only qualified applicants need apply.

Job Type: Full-time

Experience:

  • Cake Decorating: 5 years (Required)
  • Baking: 5 years (Preferred)