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Cake Decorator

Company: Uncle Giuseppe's Marketplace
Location: Yorktown Heights
Posted on: September 24, 2022

Job Description:

At Uncle G''s Gourmet Market---Presentation is everything! The Cake Decorator performs all duties related to cake, tart, pastry, and special-order decoration. Creates appealing designs on all specialty bakery goods. Ensues a positive company image by providing courteous, friendly, and efficient service to customers and Team Members at all times. All positions must be performed in accordance with team and store Standard Operating Procedures. Job Responsibilities Creatively decorates all cakes, tarts, pastries, and special-order items. Assists with production of all mandatory bakery products (i.e. parfaits, bars, cupcakes). Produces in-house products to daily par levels, as specified on production sheets. Completes production and spoilage records, adjusting production sheets to maintain sufficient product. Prepares, packages, weighs, and prices bakery products for sale. Monitors product quality for freshness and ensures proper product rotation. Arrives to work station on time, appropriately groomed, dressed and ready to work; works all scheduled shifts and attends required trainings and meetings. Provides excellent customer service, addresses needs of customers in a timely and effective manner and models suggestive selling techniques; answers phones and pages promptly and courteously. Maximizes sales potential through effective and proper procedures for prepping, storing, rotating, stocking, and merchandising product. Follows and complies, or ensures compliance, with established procedures, including Weights and Measures, health and sanitation, and safe work practices. Maintains, or ensures maintenance of, a clean and sanitary working and shopping environment; maintains equipment in accordance with cleanliness and safety standards. Performs opening, mid, and closing duties as assigned; ensures accuracy of signs and pricing. Immediately reports safety hazards and violations. Performs other duties as assigned by store, regional, or national leadership. Job Skills Thorough product knowledge. Ability to follow directions and established procedures. Good cake decorating skills (ability to make flowers and decorative borders; knowledge of elegant piping techniques). Basic math skills for recipe conversions and modifications. Strong to excellent communication skills and willingness to work as part of a team. Ability to deliver information in a clear and respectable manner to fellow Team Members, customers, and vendors. Ability to meet customer service expectations and standards in all interactions with customers, vendors, and co-workers. Ability to follow directions and procedures; effective time management and organization skills. Passion for food and the mission of Uncle Giuseppe's Marketplace. Strong work ethic and ability to work in a fast-paced environment with a sense of urgency. Understanding of and compliance and quality goals. Experience 12 months experience + Physical Requirements / Working Conditions Must be able to lift 50 pounds. In an 8-hour work day: standing/walking 6-8 hours. Hand use: single grasping, fine manipulation, pushing and pulling. Work requires the following motions: bending, twisting, squatting and reaching. Exposure to FDA approved cleaning chemicals. Exposure to temperatures: 90 degrees Fahrenheit. Ability to work in wet and dry conditions. Ability to work a flexible schedule including nights, weekends, and holidays as needed. Ability to use tools and equipment, including knives, box cutters, electric pallet jacks, and other heavy machinery. Salary is Commensurate with Experience! Uncle Giuseppe's offers: Medical Dental Vision Supplemental Benefits, including: Life Insurance, AD&D, Critical Illness, Pet Insurance and more Vacation, Personal, and Sick Time Generous Employee Discounts on Lunch & Shopping Travel, Clothing, Entertainment, and Other Discounts 401K Note: Benefits vary depending on FT/PT Status Uncle Giuseppe's Marketplace Giuseppe's Marketplace attracts those who are passionate and pride themselves in top quality food and excellent customer service. Our company is based on values and family traditions and we are proud to serve families for almost two decades. The Uncle Giuseppe's Team, which consists of over 1000 team members, exemplifies these core values and bring passion into the workforce each day. We strive to make each of our customer's shopping experience a pleasant and unique one. Joining our team is not only about joining a company, but rather becoming part of Uncle Giuseppe's Family where we believe that all families deserve nothing but the very best. Our company supports Team Member growth and a satisfying workplace. We believe in a balance between work and personal time. We are committed to our communities and providing our customers with the tastiest food that's made with traditional old-fashioned Italian recipes, and using the highest quality ingredients available. If you are passionate about quality products and high levels of customer care, and want to grow your career, we invite you to complete our application process and look forward to discussing your interest and future at Uncle Giuseppe's Marketplace. Employment Type: Full Time Bonus/Commission: No

Keywords: Uncle Giuseppe's Marketplace, Danbury , Cake Decorator, Other , Yorktown Heights, Connecticut

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