Job Description

Position Summary:   

  

Responsible for the preparation of all pastry items for all necessary outlets in a supervisory

  

role. Supervises all pastry personnel and works closely with Pastry Chef to ensure the smooth

  

operation of the kitchen.

  


  

Responsibilities include:

  
     
  • Responsible  for organization and cleanliness of pastry food preparation areas as to  maintaining established par stocks, prep levels, efficient production and  health code standards. Ensure that all food preparation supplies are  properly received, handled and stored including dating and rotation of  perishable product.
  
     
  • Completely  responsible for pastry preparation and execution which encompasses all  three meal periods. Must be able to stand for long periods of time.
  
     
  • Aids  or assists wherever needed in any of Hotel Valley Ho food  preparation outlets to ensure timely, smooth quality service. Ensures that  all stations are properly staffed. Must work well with all other  departments (dining room, front desk, stewarding, purchasing, et al.).
  
     
  • Maintain  consistency of product with great attention to food quality, taste and  presentation. Aids in the concept, creativity, revision and implementation  of all monthly menu changes and amenities.
  
     
  • Maintain  high employee morale and a good reliable staff; to recruit motivate and  train Pastry personnel.
  
     
  • Ensure  that high standards of dress and personal hygiene are maintained by all Pastry  employees.
  
     
  • Ensure  proper maintenance and care is exhibited by all employees toward equipment  furnished by Hotel Valley Ho.
  
     
  • Always  projects a positive attitude; to embrace and enforce Hotel Valley Ho  guidelines and procedures.
  
     
  • Responsible  for any other duties as assigned by Executive Chef, Chef de Cuisine and  Pastry Chef.
  

Specific job knowledge, skill and ability:

  

The individual must possess the following knowledge, skills and abilities and be able to explain and demonstrate that he/she can perform the essential functions of the job, with or without reasonable accommodation, using some other combination of skills and abilities.

  


  
     
  • Must  be in good physical condition, able to lift 50 lbs, and carry 35 lbs.  Required to stand for long periods of time in one area near hot equipment  (ovens, burners, etc.). Must be able to work on slippery surfaces and  under intense pressure.
  
     
  • Must  have good communication skills: able to manage and motivate people.
  
     
  • Must  be responsible, insightful, organized and self motivated.
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  • Must adhere to practices of occupational safety and health including wearing personal protective equipment when required.
  

Uniform Requirements

  
     
  • White,  double breasted chef's jacket, black and white checkered pants, white  apron and chef's hat, all to be provided by the company.
  
     
  • Sturdy,  polished black leather shoes, appropriate cutlery and pocket thermometer  to be provided by the employee.
  


  

County Legal Requirements

  
     
  • Must possess a valid Maricopa  County Health Dept. Food Handlers card to be kept on file in Human  Resources.
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