Head Baker / Head Pastrycook - Bakery Team Leader Job in Mandurah
Senior Bakery Leader wanted to join busy, high-volume award-winning Bakery.
Regional PR Sponsorship & contribution towards relocation expenses.
Miami Bakehouse has been extremely busy over the last few years. In 2018 we doubled our number of bakery cafes to five, including our most recent drive-through cafe in Myalup. This rapid growth means we have a very rare and exciting position available for a Head Baker / Head Pastrycook to lead our cake / bread team.
About the roles
You will be responsible for overseeing the complete operation of your department and ensuring that we only deliver the very highest standard of product quality and presentation. This is a full-time salaried role averaging 42 hours/week across 5 out of 7 days in the week. These roles will include weekends and public holidays.
What's different about us? We pay overtime! If overtime is accrued, it is paid out on a 6-monthly basis.
Training, developing and managing a small baking team (6-8)
Identify and implement continuous process improvements
Innovative and creative product development
Troubleshooting production issues
Managing labour efficiency on the shift
Forecasting production numbers using established systems/processes
Ensuring consistently high standards of quality
Rostering and coordinating staff
To succeed in this role, you will have:
Extensive experience in the industry with relevant qualifications
Ability to work fast paced and under pressure to meet high volume production demands, KPI's and budgets.
Good knowledge in all aspects of Food Hygiene and OH&S
A high energy and positive can-do attitude
A flexible, adaptable and hands-on approach, willing to work as part of a team
Flexible availability including weekends and public holidays
Previous management experience in a Bakery or similar would be highly regarded
Why Miami Bakehouse?
The award-winning Miami Bakehouse is Western Australia's largest retail bakery. We handcraft more than 200 varieties of unique gourmet products baked fresh each day including pies; artisan breads; cakes and pastries. Our bakery is located in Mandurah where we supply our 5 company owned retail stores across WA's southwest. With over 30 pastrycooks, bakers, apprentices and bakers assistants combined, we work tirelessly to ensure we deliver our promise to provide the most exciting baked food experience.
Miami Bakehouse is an innovative and creative business with more than 25 years success - we are WA's Most Awarded Bakery. Renowned for our exciting products and quality, we are proud to have won more than 800 Baking Awards.
Why live in Mandurah?
Mandurah is a stunning coastal city along the Indian Ocean coastline. Only 70 klms south of Perth, Mandurah is the largest regional city in WA's southwest. Surrounded by waterways and nature, you will regularly spot dolphins playing and can escape to nature within minutes. With affordable bars, restaurants, and local markets Mandurah is a go-to destination for easy living!
Mandurah is a classed as a regional area. Permanent residency sponsorship will be offered to eligible candidates.
In return for your success you will enjoy working in a fun environment with a strong and capable team with an award winning and innovative business. Competitive salary offered. If you thrive in a fast paced, productive role and have a hands-on approach to getting the job done, then this is your chance to work with an Award-Winning team who love what they do!
Contribution to relocation expenses to the successful candidate