Kennesaw State University is currently recruiting for the position of Baker I to join the Dining Services team. This is a 10 month, full-time, benefited position working at our Kennesaw campus. Multiple positions available!
Under general supervision, this position requires skilled training and work experience in baking pastries and bread in an institutional dining operation as well as catering operations. Maintain food safety and sanitation standards used for large scale bakery operation. Prepare a wide variety of bakery items from scratch including pastries, breads, plated desserts. Decorate pastries and frost cakes. Scale recipes properly. Other duties as assigned. Required to ensure food quality, including tasting food for QC. Other duties as assigned.
Funding for this position is based on revenue generated funds and therefore continued employment is based on availability of these funds.
Kennesaw State University is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and does not discriminate on the basis of age, color, disability, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, and/or veteran status.
At least 1 year of skilled training and practical experience in baking pastries and breads in a commercial kitchen environment. Knowledge of food safety and sanitation standards used for large-scale operations. Specific experience in preparing bakery items from scratch, decorating and frosting cakes, and recipe scaling. High School diploma or equivalent. Must be a team player and have excellent customer service skills. Knowledge of basic math.
Preferred culinary certificate in baking from culinary arts program. Considerable knowledge of the types and grades of ingredients used in general pastry and bread making. Knowledge of equipment and methods used in baking. Ability to read, write, and follow instruction. Ability to maintain records of output, quantities of ingredients used, and supplies on hand. Ability to implement procedures, methods, and activities developed by others. ServSafe Certification preferred.
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