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Pastry Chef

Published Date : 23/04/2019
Closing Date : 04/10/2019
Company ARABESQUE RESTAURANT
Economic Sector Hotel & Restaurant
District in Mauritius PLAINE WILHEMS
Country Mauritius
Duties of Job

Prepare a wide variety of goods such as cakes, cookies, pies, bread etc. following traditional and modern recipes
Create new and exciting desserts to renew our menus and engage the interest of customers
Decorate pastries using different icings, toppings etc. to ensure the presentation will be beautiful and exciting
Monitor stocks for baking ingredients such as flour, sugar etc. and make appropriate orders within budget
Check quality of material and condition of equipment and devices used for cooking
Guide and motivate pastry assistants and bakers to work more efficiently
Identify staffing needs and help recruit and train personnel
Maintain a lean and orderly cooking station and adhere to health and safety standards

Job Summary

Preparing a wide variety of goods such as cakes, cookies, pies, bread etc. following traditional and modern recipes
Creating new and exciting desserts to renew our menus and engage the interest of customers
Decorating pastries using different icings, toppings etc. to ensure the presentation will be beautiful and exciting

Other Skills / Competencies

Proven experience as Pastry Chef, baker or relevant role
Great attention to detail and creativity
Organizing and leadership skills
Willingness to replenish professional knowledge
In depth knowledge of sanitation principles, food preparation and baking techniques and nutrition
Working knowledge of baking with ingredient limitations (pastries that are gluten free, sugarless etc.)
Certificate in culinary arts, pastry-making, baking or relevant field

Experience Required 3 - 5 years
Currency Type Mauritian Rupees