Penn National Gaming Lead Pastry Cook in Grantville, Pennsylvania
Don’t just work. Work Happy.
A career in gaming? At Hollywood Casino at Penn National Race Course we think you’ll enjoy an exciting industry, fast-paced days and nights, diverse, enthusiastic co-workers, unlimited growth and support from one of the leaders in the industry.
An individual could be successful if they possess the following.
Your daily responsibilities include
Prepare, bake and finish cakes, pies, French Pastries, creams tarts and other dessert items according to recipe and presentation specifications
Prepare requisitions for food product for following day's production
Prepare/create show pieces not limited to sugar and chocolate. Establishes and monitors daily production sheets
Dish ice cream and other pastry items for banquets as per production sheets
Prepare and submit requisitions for items from the food storeroom
Maintain clean and sanitary work station within ServSafe and Hollywood Casino guidelines
Co-ordinate schedule and staffing levels with the Executive Pastry Chef according to the budget
Give guidance and assist Pastry Cooks in the production areas of the Bakery, in particular, with following established recipes and determining quantities to be produced
Develop, understand, and follow production logs and quantities precisely
To be successful in this position it will require the following skill set
2-3 years of culinary experience
Must have the ability to read, write and speak English.
Must have the ability to read and interpret documents, such as safety rules and manuals.
Must have the ability to read, analyze, and interpret various metrics.
Must have the ability to perform basic math skills
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations will be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Walking 20% of the time
Sitting 5% of the time
Standing 75% of the time
Bending and lifting 20% of the time
Climbing up heights in excess of 10 feet
Lifting/moving maximum of 100 lbs.
Ability to see 20/20, color, and/or peripherally
This is a smoking environment in guest areas and a non-smoking, with the exception of designated areas, employee environment.
High Noise Level
Something to leave you with
Penn National Gaming is more than you may realize. We have properties throughout the United States and Canada and are embarking on an aggressive growth mode. Our departments and areas of opportunity are ideal for just about any skill set. And our company-wide commitment to making sure our guests smile as much as we do means you’ll enjoy a fun working environment.
Now that you have read about who we are, here is your opportunity to see what we're about!
Equal Opportunity Employer
Job ID 2018-52797
Casino Property Hollywood Casino at Penn National Race Course
Position Type Regular Full-Time
Category Food and Beverage