Baker / Pastry Chef

Date of job description: 07/08/2020
Position Title:  Baker/Pastry Chef
Reports to: Store Manager
Job Type: Full-Time

Applications close 4pm Friday, 25 September, 2020.

Who are we?

The Italian Fresh Mercato is a locally owned Fresh Food Market opening in Griffith Central Shopping Centre. We are for the lovers of fresh and local ingredients looking to recreate the authentic Italian experience at home.

With a strong Italian and Mediterranean influence, we are selling not only your pantry staples but an exceptional range of handmade produce, deli goods, imported cheeses, fresh seafood, quality meats and local wines. Our pizza bar, café and tasting station provides the everyday shopper with a unique and personalised experience.

About you

You are dedicated to sharing centuries of Italian culture and cuisine through the art of Artisanal and European baking. With a flare for creativity, you will inspire your customers by  producing exceptional quality pastries and sourdoughs. You will take advantage of the expansive network of regional suppliers and seasonal fresh produce that Griffith and its surrounds has to offer.

What are we looking for?

  • Flexibility to work weekends and early mornings
  • Passion for the industry and the art of European and Artisanal baking
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Ability to liaising with local suppliers and producers to attain quality baking supplies
  • Maintenance of the daily operations of the bakery such cleanliness/hygiene, merchandising and ordering
  • Effective stock and waste monitoring
  • Effective Quality control
  • Knowledge and compliance with HACCP and Food Safety Programs,
  • Ability to understand and adhere to WHS policies and procedures

You will have:

  • Minimum 3 years’ experience as a qualified baker/pastry chef (desired)
  • Experience working with pastry
  • Australian Certificate III in Retail Baking (Cake and Pastry), Australian Certificate III in Retail Baking (Bread making) or equivalent
  • Completing of a formal apprenticeship
  • Outstanding Customer Service

Why work with us?

You will have the opportunity to expand your career while shaping the future of this exciting new business.

You will have access to state of the art technology, a local owner, collaborative and inclusive work environment and the chance to contribute to the culture of our new venture.

Apply now

If this sounds like you, please submit your resume and a cover letter using the form below, or for further information you can contact The Personnel Group on 0429 552 510.

The Italian Fresh Mercato is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Applications close 4pm Friday, 25 September, 2020.

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