Pastry Chef Vacancy in Kitengela

We are currently seeking qualified Pastry Chef to join our team in our entertainment facility (GMC Fun Place) based in Kitengela.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Prepare a wide variety of goods following traditional and modern recipes.
  • Decorate pastries using different icings, toppings etc.
  • Monitor stocks for baking ingredients and make appropriate orders within budget.
  • Understand visitors’ preferences and make suggestions based on findings.
  • Assist the head chef in coordinating the entire kitchen operation, stewarding, cooks/ prep cooks and the pass during scheduled shifts.
  • Estimates food stocks, ordering supplies for the outlets supervise portion control and quantities of preparation to minimize wastage and ensure customer gets value for money.
  • Responsible for ensuring an outlet product quality and standard before the product gets to the customer.
  • Ensuring FIFO policy is followed.
  • Check the quality of the material and condition of equipment and devices used for cooking.
  • Maintain a lean and orderly cooking station and adhere to health & safety standards.
  • Visiting clients on the table from time to time for quality check and customer service.
  • Keeps the head chef fully informed of all rising issues, unusual matters of significance, promptly taking corrective actions where necessary.
  • Responsible for orienting, training and coaching and evaluation of new kitchen staff.

Requirements:

  • Diploma in culinary arts, pastry-making, baking or relevant field.
  • At least 4 years of proven experience as Pastry Chef, baker or relevant role.
  • Great attention to detail and creativity.
  • In-depth knowledge of sanitation principles, food preparation and baking techniques and nutrition.
  • Ability to work well under pressure in a fast-paced environment.
  • Ability to work cohesively as part of a team.
  • Ability to focus attention on guest needs, remaining calm and courteous at all times.

Applications should be sent to gmcrecruitment2018@gmail.com with “Pastry Chef” being the subject of the email, with detailed CV, names & addresses of three referees.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

Note: We do not charge any fees for recruitment.


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Kitengela

Kitengela, Kenya
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Kajiado County

Kenya
Hospitality and Food Industry
Updated: March 7, 2020 — 9:44 am