Pastry Baker (Level 1)

Pastry Baker (Level 1)

Reports to Bakery Lead: Pastry

This baker will work predominantly in the pastry parts of the Bakery. Experience in both bread and pastry production is a plus. Ongoing training within the Bakery is available.

Essential job function

  • Acquire accuracy and proficiency in scaling, mixing, baking and finish work
  • Follow proper production procedures
  • Maintain food safety and sanitation standards
  • Adhere to Bakery Good Manufacturing Practices
  • Acquire knowledge of, and ability to use, standard commercial baking equipment
  • Be punctual

Minimum job requirements

  • Desire to produce consistent, high-quality bakery products
  • Flexibility with scheduling:
  • Availability to work different shifts to help with scheduling and absence coverage
  • Availability to work weekends
  • Ability to interact well with others (team members, customers, etc.) in all situations
  • Ability to multitask
  • Team player:
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Can work well in a group under pressure
  • Willing to share space, ingredients and equipment with coworkers during production
  • Willing to do the dishes and sanitize bakery
  • A desire for continuously improving baking skills
  • Infectious enthusiasm for baking


  • Experience working in a hands-on production bakery is preferred

Physical requirements

  • Ability to lift 50 pounds and stand for 8-hour shift
  • Stamina to work quickly and accurately in a busy production bakery

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