Lead Pastry Baker

Website Liberty Artisanal Bakery

We are opening this June an artisanal bakery in Chatham, Cape Cod and seeking an experienced pastry baker to join our team. We focus on crafting outstanding sourdough bread and artisanal baked goods using seasonal ingredients and various whole grains. This is an opportunity to be involved as a founding team member and help build/ establish a bakery. The pastry baker will have a leading role in producing our weekly viennoiseries, pastries, and other baked goods.

Responsibilities Include:
– plan out weekly pastry and baked good offerings
– Scaling, mixing, baking of pastries and other related baked goods
– Prepping ingredients, produce, and doughs
– lamination of croissant dough
– developing specials for holiday offerings
– Attention to detail and ability to keep workstations clean throughout the day
– Assist with cleaning of general bakery/wash areas
– Tracking inventory and ordering ingredients
– Available to assist in bread production if/when needed
– Work days and hours will fluctuate 4-5 days a week generally at 7-9 hrs/day, with some days shorter

Qualifications:
– High School Diploma or equivalent
– A minimum of two years of professional experience in working with pastry
– Experience in lamination of croissant dough and using a dough sheeter
– Attention to detail and excellent organizational skills
РA desire to be creative and  work with whole grains and seasonal/ local ingredients
– Able to lift or move objects up to 50 lb
– Ability to operate standard bakery equipment (Hobart mixer, dough sheeter, rotation convention oven etc.)
– Ability to stand for extended periods
– Knowledgeable and certified in food safety practices
– Availability on the weekends Friday-Sunday and most holidays

Benefits:
– Competitive salary; share of FOH tips; free coffee and baked goods to enjoy at work.
– Opportunity to be part of a brand-new venture and shape the culture at our bakery.
– Employee discounts on bakery goods and beverages to take home.
– Professional growth and development opportunities in the culinary and beverage industry.
– Paid time off (PTO) available; 1 hour PTO for every 20 hours of work

Serious applicants can apply at our website under jobs: www.libertyartisanalbreads.com

To apply for this job email your details to baker@libertyartisanalbreads.com