Pastry Chef Jobs

Pastry chef Overview

A pastry chef?s duties vary based on the size of the company he or she is employed in, but can typically be summed up rather easily. A pastry chef is in charge of producing baked goods like pastries, breads, desserts, and other sweets. Typically employed in hotels and restaurants, pastry chefs have the potential to make quite a large amount of money in the right location.

Pastry Chef Education Requirements

While pastry chefs technically only require a high school diploma or GED, training in the culinary arts is important. To rise higher in the ranks or to become the head pastry chef, upwards of five years? experience is needed. In addition, the ability to remain cool under pressure and balance tasks to quickly produce a large amount of baked goods simultaneously.

Pastry Chef Job Market

Job outlooks for pastry chefs are expected to grow by 5 percent by 2022, a below average amount compared to other careers. However, there are a projected 2,470 project annual job openings. Pastry chefs often find employment working for restaurants, hotels, universities, hospitals, and sometimes even on cruise ships. Those looking to become pastry chefs should begin training as soon as possible, as chefs with previous experience and a wide repertoire of recipes are in high demand among employers.

Pastry Chef Salary

Pastry chefs make a salary ranging from $12 per hour when starting out to as high as $30 an hour in some locations. The monthly wage of chefs employed on cruise ships can be around $2,000, while those employed in higher positions, such as head pastry chef, can reach as high as $78,000 per year. The salary varies based on location, experience, and the employing company.

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Restaurant Sous Chef –Detroit area “Previous Recipient of Best Restaurant of the Year" Have you worked in fine restaurants in NYC, Chicago, LA, San Francisco, Las Vegas, or Miami? Fine dining restaurant in media spotlight seeks hands on creative sous chef with a passion for food. Must enjoy a busy a la carte restaurant, will handle staff training, and daily chef specials. Prefer Culinary Graduat...
Yourazjobs Phoenix, AZ
Kneaders Bakery & Café Tempe, AZ Kneaders Bakery and Cafe is NOW HIRING! We are looking to fill the following positions: Cashiers Shift Leaders with advancement opportunity Sandwich Makers Opening Grill Pastry Chefs Night Manager Expeditor Bakers We are looking for PART-TIME and FULL-TIME employees, Monday-Saturday (Closed Sundays, Thanksgiving and Christmas) Must be able to perfo...
Confidential search for catering company with high end corporate clients and social catering events. Sweet tables, desserts, baking, wedding cakes. Must enjoy a hands on working position. Prefer Culinary/Pastry Degree. Candidates with ties to the Michigan area are preferred. Please email your resume in Microsoft Word format to: ***** Ben Schwartz Harper Associates 31000 Northwe...
P/T Experienced Line Cook, Pastry Chef, experienced Bartender and Dishwashers. Send resume to Box 271 c/o Huron Daily Tribune, 211 N. Heisterman St. Bad Axe, MI 48413...
About Aramark Aramark (NYSE: ARMK) is in the customer service business across food, facilities and uniforms, wherever people work, learn, recover, and play. United by a passion to serve, our more than 270,000 employees deliver experiences that enrich and nourish the lives of millions of people in 22 countries around the world every day. Aramark is recognized among the Most Admired Companies by FO...
The Pastry Chef will be responsible for all aspects of food production, food safety, and all other activities which support food quality and Operational Excellence. Key Responsibilities Develop innovative ideas for bakery shop products taking into account client requests, special diets, and student comments. Ensure all deadlines and deliveries are made on time and of the highest quality. Devel...
Coccadotts is growing again! Coccadotts currently has opportunities available for positive, upbeat, and friendly candidates to join our team. We strive to make every customers experience a memorable one and customer satisfaction is number one with us. CAKE DECORATORS: Minimum of 1 year experience in cake decorating The ability to stack wedding cakes Advanced fondant detail RETAIL BAKERY STOR...
Please visit our website to apply at http://www.jobs.net/j/JEozFwxU?idpartenaire=131 Under general supervision, performs a variety of baking duties that includes being able to plan, prep, set up and provide quality service in all areas of pastry production to include, all types of breads and pastries, accordance with departmental quality standards and specifications. Presentation and display of a...
Job Purpose: Provides delicious mini-desserts, restaurant-style desserts, baked goods, breads, for growing, upscale catering company Duties: * Determines variety and quantity of goods to bake by reviewing production schedule. * Work quickly and efficiently *Possess knowledge of pastry fundamentals, techniques, units of measurements and conversion techniques * Prepares doughs by measuring ing...
SOUS CHEF - PASTRY The Club at Kukui`ula culinary team provides our members and guests with world-class culinary experiences, encourages culinary innovation and provides creative offerings. The Sous Chef will support this vision by overseeing day-to-day culinary operations, including training, developing, and supervising of culinary team members. A passion for world-class food and beverage and a ...
Bellagio Las Vegas, NV
JOB DESCRIPTION: The primary responsibility of the Asst Pastry Chef-Pastry Shop is to make all pastries in the pastry shop. All duties are to be performed in accordance with departmental and property policies, practices and procedures. Ensure all products are rotation on a first-in, first-out philosophy. Ensure all requisitions are processed properly and placed in designated area. Maintains so...
The primary responsibility of the Asst Pastry Chef-Pastry Shop is to make all pastries in the pastry shop. All duties are to be performed in accordance with departmental and property policies, practices and procedures. Ensure all products are rotation on a first-in, first-out philosophy. Ensure all requisitions are processed properly and placed in designated area. Maintains solid knowledge of a...
The primary responsibility of the Asst Pastry Chef-Pastry Shop is to make all pastries in the pastry shop. All duties are to be performed in accordance with departmental and property policies, practices and procedures. Ensure all products are rotation on a first-in, first-out philosophy. Ensure all requisitions are processed properly and placed in designated area. Maintains solid knowledge of a...
Holiday Inn Atlanta, GA
Description Do you see yourself as a Cook/Commis Chef? What's your passion? Whether you're into football, fashion or flamingos at IHG we're interested in YOU. At IHG we employ people who apply the same amount of care and passion to their jobs as they do their hobbies - people who put our guests at the heart of everything they do. And we're looking for more people like this to join our friendly a...
Holiday Inn Atlanta, GA
Description Do you see yourself as a Cook/Commis Chef? What's your passion? Whether you're into football, fashion or flamingos at IHG we're interested in YOU. At IHG we employ people who apply the same amount of care and passion to their jobs as they do their hobbies - people who put our guests at the heart of everything they do. And we're looking for more people like this to join our friendly a...
We make stories like this possible every day. Whether were helping a budding chef create a favorite meal, or an anxious dad find a camera full of memories, we're proud to welcome our guests to a home away from home. Because at The Ritz-Carlton, we never forget that we are the heart of our house. The Ritz-Carlton, Laguna Niguel, located at One Ritz Carlton, Dr. Dana Point, CA 92629 currently has t...
K Bakery in the Pacific Palisades is looking for a Pastry Cook Ideal candidates will have knowledge of baking and pastry as well as a positive team attitude and an eagerness to learn. Responsibilities and qualities include, but are not limited to: ◦ Baking a high volume in the mornings to be ready for the day ◦ Balancing set retail menu with custom orders ◦ Working quickly and accurately with...
DO NOT APPLY ONLINE - PLEASE TAKE A COMPLETED EMPLOYMENT APPLICATION TO YOUR LOCAL EARTH FARE STORE. The application can be found on this site by going to About Us and then HR Documents. https://earthfarecareers.silkroad.com Job Title: Pastry Chef (Job Code 1402) ECS1 Department: Bakery (Dept. Number 372) Reports to: Pastry Chef Position Summary: Responsible for upholding Earth Fare’s Vision,...
Responsible for preparing, processing, packaging, and stocking products according to Fresh Foods Standards. Also responsible for providing customer service, cleaning work areas, unloading stock, and reloading salvage products according to Fresh Foods Standards.To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below a...
Embassy Suites Phoenix, AZ
An Executive Pastry Chef with Waldorf Astoria Hotels and Resorts is responsible for directing and administering the planning, preparation, production and control of all pastry production in the hotels continuing effort to deliver outstanding guest service and financial profitability. What will it be like to work for this Hilton Worldwide Brand? What began with the worlds most iconic hotel is now...

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