Pastry Cook

Fresh City Farms - Toronto, ON (30+ days ago)

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Founded in 2011, Fresh City is a rapidly growing urban farm, a neighborhood retailer and online farmers market. We are strongly committed to sourcing organic, sustainable and organic ingredients. We operate 2 urban farms, 8 retail stores and deliver to thousands of homes across the Toronto area. We operate under the Fresh City, Mabel's Bakery and Healthy Butcher brands. Join us in creating a better life through food.

Mabel's Bakery & Specialty Foods is growing and looking for a Pastry Cook, who can work independently during the opening shift (5:00 am to 1:00 pm). Mabel's bakes old fashioned recipes from scratch using premium ingredients.

The position is located at 53 Samor Road, in the Dufferin and Lawrence area of North York.

Applicants must be reliable, work cleanly, follow directions well and have a deep passion for baking with a minimum of two years experience working in bread, pastry or laminated dough production.

RESPONSIBILITIES: Specific duties include:
Preparation of batters and doughs, following existing recipes and assembly instructions
Finishing all products (cakes, pies, squares, etc.)
Pressing doughs using equipment
Cleaning and basic maintenance of all equipment
Ensuring all raw ingredients are stored and rotated properly
Follow all food handling and workplace safety rules and guidelines

Sunday to Thursday 5:00 am to 1:00 pm, Friday Saturday off (schedule subject to change to accommodate vacations, holidays etc but generally consistent)

Consistent year-round hours
Cross-training on bread, laminated doughs and more.
Allowance for required clothing
Opportunity for advancement.
Hourly rate - $15.00 - $18.00 per hour (DOE)
Health benefits
Employee discounts
All candidates must be legally able to work in Canada and able to start with two week's notice to your current employer.

Application Instructions:
Please include a brief covering note outlining your interest in the position, applicants without a covering note will not be considered. Thanks to all applicants for their interest; however only those selected for interviews will be contacted.

Fresh City is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity and inclusion. We consider all applicants regardless of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran status, and Indigenous status.” If you require accommodation during the recruitment and selection process, please let us know. We will work with you to provide as seamless a recruitment experience as possible.