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Head Pastry Chef

Yummy Market Inc.

This is a Full-time position in North York, ON posted September 1, 2017.


Yummy Market – Vaughan/Maple location

From everyday staples to gourmet specialties, Yummy Market is a European style retail grocer located in and around the GTA that offers a unique shopping experience. In a true European tradition, our passion for wholesome, made from scratch foods combined with our commitment to offer great value is the driving force behind everything we do.


The Opportunity:

Yummy Market (European Food Store) is currently recruiting for an experienced Head Pastry Chef. We are looking for a creative person with advanced knowledge and experience with different types of European style pastries, cakes and desserts. This role will be located at our Vaughan/Maple location. There will be occasional travel to other locations as needed and may include you to be available evenings and weekends to meet customers’ needs.

The Qualifications:

You are a creative individual with fantastic interpersonal skills, extremely motivated, you possess strong leadership skills, are an excellent communicator and have a:

  • Minimum of 8-10 year’s well-rounded experience with making pastries, cakes, desserts, and other baked goods.
  • Valid trade qualifications required.
  • Preferred Red Seal Certified or in progress.
  • Experience working in a large production environment.
  • Working knowledge of bakery and kitchen equipment and machinery.
  • An effective leader and have the ability to supervise teach and train in an innovative and multi-tasked environment.
  • A self-starter with strong organizational skills and attention to detail.

Thank you for your interest in joining Yummy Market. Only those applicants selected for an interview will be contacted. Yummy Market is committed to providing accessible employment practices that are in compliance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (‘AODA’). If you require accommodation for disability during any stage of the recruitment process, please notify Human Resources.

All interested applicants please submit your resume and your availability to work as soon as possible for immediate consideration

Skills Required

  • Education level: Professional
  • Work experience (years): 6-9 years


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