Lead Cake Decorator in Lehi UT

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Lead Cake Decorator
Job ID: 
Lehi UT
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Job Types:
Baker, Cake Decorator

$15.29-$18.20 PER HOUR


The purpose of this position is to maintain quality standards and product levels of all pastry and cake products in the bakery in addition to training other pastry and cake associates.This person will be preparing, cooking mixing, baking, assembling, packaging, labeling and decorating cakes and pastries, ordering, receiving and storing product, determining production and inventory levels, and providing exceptional customer service.


Follows established departmental and store policies and procedures

Ensures the quality and freshness of all products and services the bakery provides

Responsible for maintaining the appropriate product assortment and inventory levels for the bakery

Confirms pricing accuracy and signage for all products, paying particular attention to ad items

Ensures the bakery is cleaned and sanitized daily and meets the company standards for appearance

Delivers excellent customer service to all customers

Follows production sheets to ensure appropriate inventory levels of Harmons pastries and cakes

Ensures the correct amount of ingredients and supplies are in stock

Minimizes waste by ordering and storing ingredients correctly, being mindful of out-of-code dates, and rotating product

Prepares, cooks, bakes, assembles and decorates pastries for sale and to keep as back-stock

Bakes and decorates cakes for sale and for custom orders

Makes frosting to be used for cake decorating

Writes production sheets for other pastry chefs/cake decorators

Assists with test and quarterly inventory

Teaches, mentors and educates associates to help them be successful members of the team

Provides honest, direct and constant feedback to artisan bakers regarding their performance and areas of improvement

Writes the schedule for cake and pastry associates

Communicates openly and frequently with Store Director, Bakery Manager and Bakery Sales Director


Performs other job-related duties as assigned


Consistent and daily interaction with store associates

Consistent and daily interaction with customers


To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

A high school diploma or GED preferred; 1 year of bakery experience preferred; or any combination of education, experience, and training which provides the following knowledge, skills and abilities:

Current Food Handler s Permit

Experience decorating cakes quickly and efficiently with quality professional results

Experience preparing pastries quickly and efficiently with quality professional results

Ability to read and follow a recipe

Basic math skills used to half or double recipes

Enjoys working with, handling and eating cake and pastry products

Knowledge of mixing, cooking, baking, and assembling procedures and times for pastries

Ability to interpret policies and procedures

Excellent organization and planning skills

Must possess solid communication skills, including verbal and listening skills in order to effectively and efficiently communicate with customers and fellow associates

Ability to professionally and appropriately handle conflict

Must possess the ability to accept constructive review and be accountable for one s own success as well as the success of your team

Required to make logical, significant decisions using general, recognized skills and techniques

Must possess integrity, a positive attitude, be mission-driven, and be self-directed with a demonstrated passion for Harmons mission and commitment to working collaboratively

Continually strives to be product minded, customer minded, personnel minded, detailed, forward focused and consistent

Ability to work weekends, evenings and holidays


The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an associate encounters while performing the essential functions of this job.Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Work is generally performed in a safe and comfortable store environment with the possibility of frequent exposure to hot, cold, sticky, slippery and wet conditions. While performing the duties of this job, the associate is regularly required to grasp, push, pull, carry, stoop, stir, twist, crouch, and reach; perform tasks requiring repetitive motion and eye, hand and foot coordination; hear and respond to customer inquiries.Also requires standing, walking climbing, and bending throughout the entire work day and the ability to maneuver heavy objects weighing up to 50 pounds from location to location.

We are proud to be an equal opportunity employer and celebrate our employees&##39; differences including race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, and Veteran status. Diversity makes us better.
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