QLD – Gold Coast – Ref. LSA PROF – COOKOur client based in north-eastern NSW is looking for an experienced Pastry Cook to join their small friendly country team. You will be required to prepare a variety of desserts, pastries or other sweet treats.Your skill in baking high quality delicacies would be matched by your creativity to develop amazing new tastes and recipes.The ideal candidate will be well-versed in food arts with a passion for sweet and delicious creations. Adhering to health and safety standards (HACCUP) to provide clients with the best possible serving and enhance customer satisfaction to maintain and expand clientele.This is a permanent position working 6pm – 2am or 9:30am – 6pmResponsibilities:Prepare a wide variety of goods such as cakes, cookies, pies, bread etc. following traditional and modern recipesCreate new and exciting desserts to renew menus and engage the interest of customersDecorate pastries using different icings, toppings etc. to ensure the presentation will be beautiful and excitingMonitor stocks for baking ingredients such as flour, sugar etc. and make appropriate orders within budgetCheck quality of material and condition of equipment and devices used for cookingGuide and motivate team members to work more efficientlyMaintain a lean and orderly cooking station and adhere to health and safety standardsRequirements:Proven experience as Pastry Chef, baker or relevant roleTrade Qualification in Baking or Degree in Food technologyGreat attention to detail and creativityOrganizing and leadership skillsWillingness to replenish professional knowledgeIn depth knowledge of sanitation principles/HACCUP, food preparation and baking techniquesWorking knowledge of baking with ingredient limitations (pastries that are gluten free, sugarless etc.)LSA provides flexible working arrangements and hundreds of discounts, deals and offers from well-known organisations & retailers such as JB HiFi, Harvey Norman, WoolworthsLSA Professional Services is a division of Labour Solutions Australia (LSA) a national and well recognised recruitment organisation providing specialised recruitment solutions across a variety of industry sectors.”Connecting people with opportunity”You must have valid working rights within Australia to be considered for this role.Please visit http://www.laboursolutions.com.au to view more jobs.