Spice Kitchen & Bar

Cleveland, OH

Spice Kitchen + Bar is an authentic farm-to-table restaurant in Cleveland’s Gordon Square neighborhood. We source 80% of all ingredients from sustainable small family farms within 100-miles of the city. We raise eggs, perennial crops, vegetables and specialty ingredients at our own 13-acre farm, Spice Acres, located in the Cuyahoga Valley National Park. The farm is also our primary off-site location for seasonal events.

Spice Kitchen + Bar is seeking a Pastry Cook who wants to grow with our businesses. We have a dynamic young team of passionate professionals aligned with a mission of growing, purchasing, and preparing local foods in ways that support our local economy and the wellness of our guests.

Duties + Responsibilities

  • Assist in production and execution of all dessert and pastry prep and any item coming out of the kitchen for quality and consistency
  • Proper organization of pastry area and products
  • Assist in the execution of catering dessert orders and wedding cakes
  • Help with the coordination of food ordering with Pastry Chef
  • Have the ability to read and follow the recipe books to help record new recipes for the book to focus on consistency
  • Coordination with the pastry chef & farm manager to maximize farm used products and keep the menu as seasonal and local as possible.
  • Help provide menu creativity and execution for catering dessert menus
  • Assist with wedding Cake Program – menus, productions and execution
  • Help with execution of seasonal pastry programs such as holiday pies and cookies
  • Maintain the level of cleanliness to keep the pastry area clean, and all areas worked in, organized and in line with health code regulation
  • Stay up to date on all food safety standards
  • Coordinate with Chef De Cuisine on any baking needs on savory kitchen line
  • Help in product creation based on Spice Acres production
  • Assist in managing kitchen inventory

Hours: 30 hours on average, based on work flow + seasonality

Compensation: Dependent upon experience

If you’re seeking a career path with dedicated professionals, environmental stewardship, and occasional camping and foraging expeditions, send your resume and salary requirements our way. For more information about the company, visit www.SpiceHeadquarters.com.

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