BAKER – GUELPH


Job Title:

Baker

Company:

Market Fresh Meat and Produce Inc.

Company Description:

Your local, fresh and wholesome Gourmet Market. We are passionate about Food and Community.


Job Type:

Full Time

Close to Public Transit:

Yes


Start Date:

ASAP

Days:

Flexible work schedule. It includes weekends and midnights. This will vary based on the demands of the shop. Days off on a rotational basis. We are open 7 days per week. Work schedule includes weekends and evenings. Required to work in different 8-hour shifts between midnight and 9:00 a.m. or between 7:00 a.m. and 8:00 p.m. 2 days off per week on a rotational basis.

Hours:

37.5 to 40 hours per week

Compensation:

$14.15 to $16.15 hourly


Duties:

  • Prepare dough for pies, bread, rolls and sweet goods, batters for muffins, cookies and cakes and icings and frostings according to recipes or special customer orders
  • Bake mixed dough and batters
  • Prepare special orders
  • Frost and decorate cakes and baked goods
  • Draw up production schedules
  • Ensure that the quality of products meets established standard
  • Inspect kitchen and food service areas
  • Operate machinery
  • Requisition or order materials, equipment and supplies
  • Organize and maintain inventory
  • Prepare dishes for customers with food allergies or intolerances
  • Scale dough
  • Read recipes
  • Use all equipment in the bakery (ovens, stove, bun machines, mixers, sheeter)
  • Run the proofer
  • Ensure preparation is properly dated and rotated within the fridges (First In, First Out)
  • Ensure effective waste control through use of daily waste control sheets and proper rotation of products
  • Mix, scoop and bake a variety of products (pastries, breads, cookies)
  • Organize and clean the department. Including all coolers, fridges, production areas, equipment and storage areas
  • Ensure that proper food handling techniques are being used at all times

Skills:

  • Education: Completion of high school is required
  • Experience: A minimum of 3 years of experience is required. if candidate does not have at least 3 years of experience as baker, then a post-secondary certificate is required
  • Have knowledge of baking temperatures, basic math and counting skills and experience with knives and food handling is an asset
  • Must have the ability to be on your feet for the duration of the shift and comfortable lifting up to 50 lbs.
  • Must have the ability to be creative with new products and recipes
 

How to Apply:

Email: kathryn@marketfreshguelph.ca Mail: 10 Paisley St., Unit 3, Guelph, ON N1H 2N6

Notes:

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities: manual dexterity, physically demanding, standing for extended periods, attention to detail, fast paced environment, work under pressure, repetitive tasks, overtime required, tight deadlines, handling heavy loads, able to multitask   Personal Suitability: Dependability, judgement, team player, reliability, client focus   Benefits: Disability, dental and extended medical insurance provided. Also, we provide uniforms and discounts. Room for growth