The Walt Disney Company Culinary Cook 1 Pastry/Bakery (Advanced)–Full-Time, $1000 Hiring Bonus in Lake Buena Vista, Florida

Culinary cast members at the Walt Disney World® Resort have the opportunity to provide first-rate dining experiences while working for one of the world’s leading entertainment and hospitality companies. With more than 300 Food & Beverage locations throughout property, Culinary cast members experience a world of options, from quick service to Five-Diamond dining.

Cook 1 Pastry/Bakery (Advanced) receive a starting rate of $12.95 - $13.21/hourly.

Cook 1 Pastry/Bakery (Advanced) new hires will be eligible for our new starting rate of $15.00/hour effective 12/2/2018

$1000 New Hire Bonus Incentive

To be eligible for the sign-on bonus, cast members must be hired between October 1, 2018 and November 24, 2018 and be in the position continuously for at least 30 days after hire and be employed by The Walt Disney Company at time of payment. A cast member is hired after the successful completion of Disney Traditions or one full day of employment. To be eligible for an incentive bonus after 90 days, cast members must remain employed in the position continuously for at least 90 days and be employed by The Walt Disney Company at the time of payment. Payments will be made approximately two weeks after the 30 and 90-day milestones, respectively. Bonus payments are subject to applicable taxes and other legal withholding. Disputes concerning eligibility to a bonus payment shall be resolved by Walt Disney World Recruitment in its sole and absolute discretion. The incentives offered herein are subject to change at any time, with or without notice.

Responsibilities : Regardless of the kitchen/bakery, our Restaurant Leaders and Chefs are committed to using the freshest and highest quality ingredients available. Working with exceptional Chefs and an experienced staff in a "back to the basics" environment ensures that each culinary Cast Member can gain the experience necessary to work at any of our food and beverage locations across property.

Basic Qualifications :

  • You must be at least 18 years of age to be considered for this role

  • This role is Full-Time and requires full availability for any shift, any day of the week, including nights, third shift, weekends, and holidays

  • Minimum 3 years pastry/bakery experience or pastry/bakery education and 2 years related experience in pastry/bakery

  • Proficient in all functions of the bakery

  • Knowledgeable of multiple advanced pastry/baking techniques and chocolate work

  • Demonstrated understanding of the science of pastry/baking

  • Excellent technical knowledge (equipment, tempering of chocolate, sauce work, bread baking)

  • Organized, hands-on, detailed oriented with strong analytical background

  • Demonstrate passion and enthusiasm

  • Clear direction and communication skills

  • Focus on high level of Guest service

  • Positive professional image (on-stage work)

  • Strong interpersonal skills, including verbal communication. Desire to work onstage and share knowledge and experience with our Guests.

  • Ability to work under pressure and handle high profile projects

  • Excellent understanding of Food Safety and HACCP

  • Artistic and creative ability and vision to create high end products

  • Must be comfortable working quickly and efficiently

  • Will be held to a high standard with exact attention to detail

  • Demonstrates excellent judgment of quantity, quality and production

  • Exhibits clean work habits and ownership of a safe clean area

  • Demonstrates the ability to follow and convert recipes

  • Ability to propose bakery items

  • Proficient with tools, measurements and bakery equipment

  • Knowledge of food allergies

Preferred Qualifications :

  • Serve Safe certified

  • AS Pastry/Baking

Additional Information :

SCHEDULE AVAILABILTY Our Theme Parks and Resort Hotels operate 24 hours a day, 365 days a year and some shifts may start as early as 5:00am while some may end as late as 3:00am, 4:00am or 5:00am. Please note that the principles of seniority are used to schedule all roles.

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KEYWORD: WDW Casting, wdwcasting

Job ID: 561691BR

Location: Lake Buena Vista,Florida

Job Posting Company: Disney Parks & Resorts