PASTRY CHEFS - Holiday Inn, Salmiyah
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Job Summary – Under the direction of the Sous Chef or section chef, prepares an appetizing, consistent selection of bakery products and assists with preparing pastry dishes in accordance with Inter-Continental Hotel and resorts policies and Procedures and local hotel standards. Plays the leading role in promoting the desired work culture around “Our Winning Ways”.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
§ Prepares and present baked pastries including the preparation of:
o Baked pastries
o Handling and storage of commodities
o Chou pastry dishes
o Gateau pithiviers
o Bake and fill a variety of sweet pate dishes
o Savoury products from chou short and puff
§ Prepares and present yeast raised pastries including the preparation of:
o Danish pastries
o Savarins and babas
§ Prepare and present afternoon tea items including:
o Those suitable to be served for afternoon tea in a hotel
o Flans and pies
§ Prepare and present desserts including:
o Frozen desserts
o Hot desserts
o Cold desserts
o Specialty desserts
§ Prepare and present gateaux, tortes and cakes including:
o Traditional gateaux, torten and cakes
o Finish and decorate them
o Prepare for service and serve them to guests
o Design, prepare, cover and decorate cakes for festive occasions
o Prepare a range of cheesecakes
§ Prepare marzipan work
o Prepare modeling marzipan
o Prepare a range of molded flowers and figures
o Manipulate marzipan to cover cakes
§ Prepare Petits Fours
§ Prepare a range of petits fours secs
§ Prepare a range of petits fours glaces
§ Maintain hygienic standards and practices
§ Maintain a hygienic kitchen
§ Clean the kitchen and equipment
§ Maintain personal hygiene
- Experience in culinary (Pastry) and hotel management, minimum experience of 1 year in the same position desirable.
- 5* Hotel background or well recognized restaurants is a must is an advantage, but not required.
- Very Organized.
- Enthusiastic, proactive, full of energy, well aware of HACCP rules and regulations.
- Ability to work under pressure.
- Conversant in English.