Bakery Assistant

Bakery Assistant

JOB TITLE: Assistant Baker
TERM: Seasonal, Part Time
REPORTS TO: Head Baker

Job Purpose:
This experienced individual will be responsible for assisting in the preparation and cooking of a variety of high quality baked goods while ensuring kitchen cleanliness and orderliness is upheld.

Duties & Responsibilities:
• Assist the Head Baker with the preparation and cooking of all bakery items.
• Dress in period costume when required.
• Serve customers in a highly professional manner, serve baked goods at front counter, use of cash register. 
• Follow proper Food Safe procedures.
• Ensure all recipe measurements are adhered to.
• Follow and/or help create new procedures to ensure little or no food waste.
• Ensure work area is clean and organized at all times.
• Wash and put away dishes.
• Assist other staff when requested by the Head Baker and/or Management.
• Other duties as required.

Qualifications, experience and essential skills:
• Completion of secondary school.
• Must be physically fit and able to safely lift 50 pounds.
• Valid Food Safe Certification
• Previous experience in commercial bakery will be considered an asset
• Experience baking in a brick oven and wood stove will be considered an asset
• Valid Serving it Right Certification will be considered an asset
• Excellent customer service skills
• Must have the ability to work well independently on several projects concurrently
• Able and willing to work well with others in a team environment
• Must be flexible with scheduling
• Valid class 5 driver's licence with own transportation
• This post requires a Criminal Records Check

Conditions of Service:
This is a seasonal position. Hours of work are approximately 16-24 hours per week.  Weekend, holiday and occasional evening work will be required.

A cover letter and resume must be submitted by:

mail:                   Fort Steele Heritage Town, 9851 Hwy 93/95, Fort Steele, BC V0B 1N0
or fax:                 250-489-2624

This position is contingent upon the receipt of a satisfactory Criminal Records Check and subject to a 3 month probationary period.