The Hot Chocolatier, Inc. is currently seeking a part time Pastry Cook. Do you like chocolate and coffee? Are you a dependable person that knows how to hustle in the kitchen? Do you enjoy working with people and have a positive attitude? We are looking for the right individual to help us prepare our pastries. We want each of our employees to be leaders and are searching for those who are willing to be hard workers and are proud to work in one of Chattanooga's most unique small businesses. At least one year of pastry experience is required. This position could lead to a full time position.
This Job Includes:
-Must be able to read and understand recipes and weigh ingredients precisely.¨
-Making all baked items and pastries, assembling/cutting cakes.¨
-Must keep pastry case filled with beautiful pastries daily.
-Must have an eye for detail and an understanding of how to execute clean and visually pleasing, delicious products. We strive for perfection.
-Must communicate with chefs about production needs daily.
-Prepare and Bake recipes with precision and efficiently while keeping your station clean at all times.¨
-Must be able to work in a fast paced environment and prepare products correctly in a timely manner.
-Operate mixers, ovens, and other kitchen equipment safely.
-Must be ready and willing to help coworkers if they are in need. This includes assisting Front of House with customers if coworkers are overwhelmed. We will include some cross training so that there is an understanding of how to assist if necessary. This also includes helping chocolatiers when necessary.
-Washing your own dishes and help others when necessary.
-Cleaning kitchen daily.
-Must follow health code standards.
-Must be able to work in a team environment and be detail oriented.¨
-Must have good communication skills and have a professional appearance.¨
-Must be able to work weekends, evenings, and days surrounding major holidays.¨
-Must love chocolate and coffee.¨
-Must be able to multitask and be a quick learner.
¨-Must have great customer service skills.¨
-Must be able to work with a sense of urgency and with precision.¨
-Must be friendly with coworkers and customers and willing to assist.¨
-Must be able to occasionally lift up to 50 lbs., stand for up to 9 hours, use your hands to perform detailed work, communicate clearly to coworkers and chefs.¨
-Must follow procedures assigned by management.¨
-Must have proper transportation.
The Hot Chocolatier's staff is like a big family. We want to find people who are easy to work with, creative, and have a great sense of humor. Come grow with us!
Job Type: Part-time / possibly leading to full time