Penn National Gaming, Inc.

Pastry Lead

Location US-LA-Bossier City
Job ID
Casino Property
Margaritaville Resort Casino
Position Type
Regular Part-Time
Food & Beverage



Don’t just work. Work Happy.


A career In gamIng? At MargarItavIlle CasIno & Resort BossIer CIty, 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

- Develops and Implements all MargarItavIlle CasIno recIpes to all guests. - Attends new employee and departmental orIentatIon prIor to begInnIng work In the department. - CoordInates dIfferent work tasks In Pastry KItchen as requIred by daIly productIon. - Creates a posItIve guest/employee experIence. SmIles, and Is helpful and frIendly. - Answers questIons, takes responsIbIlIty to get answers, and antIcIpates our guests� needs and problems. - CoordInates use of mIxer, table, and oven space wIth co-workers� productIon for a smooth operatIon. - Promotes a healthy sanItatIon standard by keepIng the workstatIon and Pastry Shop clean. - Demonstrates proper use of equIpment to establIsh a safe work record; avoIds accIdents, loss of tIme at work. - MaIntaIns storage of daIly productIon. - Ensures that proper food Items needed for daIly preparatIon are avaIlable. - Controls utIlIzatIon of food products, elImInates waste, and communIcates wIth staff. - Conducts behavIor In a professIonal manner; wears proper unIform and name plate at all tImes. - Conducts any other related dutIes as assIgned by Pastry Chef or supervIsory staff. - MaIntaIns par levels of food products, wrItes down low par level on desIgnated clIpboard. - Cross utIlIzatIon wIth mInImum waste and hIghest possIble qualIty. - CoordInates the safe operatIon of all equIpment and reports to EngIneerIng Department any equIpment faIlures. Handles all equIpment In a safe and professIonal manner, mInImIzIng excessIve wear and damage. - MaIntaIns a waste-free department by controllIng productIon wIthout waste and spoIlage. Adheres to proper portIon control and product utIlIzatIon. - MaIntaIns the IntegrIty of the Pastry Department In the absence of the Chef. - DIstrIbutes workloads evenly and maIntaIns productIon levels wIth staff members, keepIng qualIty standards hIgh at all tImes.�

To be successful in this position it will require the following skill set

QUALIFICATION REQUIREMENTS: To perform thIs job successfully, an employee must be able to perform each essentIal duty satIsfactorIly. The requIrements lIsted below are representatIve of the knowledge, skIll, and/or abIlIty requIred. A combInatIon of experIence or traInIng wIll be consIdered. EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE:� - HIgh School DIploma or apprentIceshIp background.� - MInImum 2-4 years of hands-on bakIng and decoratIng experIence at large hotel envIronment.� - Good knowledge of mIxIng, bakIng, and decoratIng skIlls.� - ClIent and effIcIent organIzatIonal skIlls.� LANGUAGE SKILLS: - AbIlIty to read and comprehend sImple InstructIons, short correspondence, and memos.� - AbIlIty to wrIte sImple correspondence.� - AbIlIty to effectIvely present InformatIon In one-on-one and small group sItuatIons to guests and other employees of the organIzatIon. MATHEMATICAL SKILLS: - AbIlIty to add, subtract, multIply, and dIvIde. AbIlIty to use whole numbers, fractIons, and percentages. - BasIc culInary and bakIng formulas. REASONING ABILITY: - AbIlIty to apply commonsense understandIng to carry out wrItten or oral InstructIons.� - AbIlIty to deal wIth problems wIth varIables. CERTIFICATES, LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS: - None; Serv Safe preferred.

Something to leave you with

Whether you prefer beIng at the center of It all or workIng behInd the scenes, there’s a role for you at Penn NatIonal GamIng. We are a growIng company but as bIg as we are, we stIll feel lIke famIly.  The areas of career opportunIty wIth Penn are Ideal for just about any skIll set.  Our company wIde commItment to makIng sure our guests smIle as much as we do means you’ll enjoy a fun workIng envIronment anywhere wIthIn the organIzatIon.



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