The creative cake decorator will work with the Central Bakery Team at our Food Manufacturing Facility. This person will decorate specialty cakes, as well as cakes that are to be sold and shipped to our retail locations. Day to day responsibilities include:
- Decorate all cakes to Heinen’s specifications
- Performs other duties as assigned by the leadership team
- Maintain kitchen cleanliness and organization
- Comply with all applicable safety and sanitation guidelines
- Operates and sanitizes all equipment in a safe and proper manner
A successful candidate should have the following:
- High school diploma or equivalent required.
- A minimum of 2 years of experience as a cake decorator with emphasis on:
- Base icing with different icing mediums
- Excellent writing skills
- Ability to pipe an assortment of flowers
- Knowledge and experience in using airbrush machine
- Design creativity
- Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
- Must be production driven with the ability to work continuously on repetitive tasks, while standing.
- Must possess the ability to lift up to 50 pounds on your own or 75 pounds through team lift of product. Push/pull carts weighing up to 100 pounds.
- Ability to follow instructions and established procedures.
- Basic reading skills sufficient to read and understand recipes and information about ingredients.
- Strong time management, planning, and organizing skills; infallible follow-through capabilities.
- Flexible and adaptable; able to cope with unexpected events.
- Ability to make appropriate decisions in a dynamic and fast paced environment.
- Proven and strong work ethic; proactive orientation.
- Must be a team player.
- Must be willing to work the amount of hours required to meet company objectives.
- Must be willing to be exposed to environmental temperatures of 0 to 80 degrees Fahrenheit.
Heinen’s, Inc. provides equal employment opportunity to all persons regardless of age, color, national origin, citizenship status, physical or mental disability, race, religion, creed, gender, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, genetic information, marital status, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law.
Founded in 1929, Heinen's is a premier grocery store noted for its quality products and outstanding service. Thriving under the third generation of proven family leadership, Heinen's operates 23 stores (19 in Cleveland and 4 in Chicago), two distribution facilities, one food production facility and a main office. Culturally, family has always been an important aspect of how we go to business. We place a heavy emphasis on quality of life for every associate within the organization. We offer this through professional service development classes, paid time off and reasonable work schedules.
Role: Cake Decorator
Location: Warrensville Heights,
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