This position requires candidates to have a US work permit. Please do not apply if you are not legally able to work in the United States.
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Michael's On East Restaurant and Catering has positions open in our fast-paced, in-house bake shop. To be considered, candidates must have recent personal experience in commercial scratch baking and pastry production for a miniimum of one year.
Requirements include the ability to lift and carry 50 lbs., stand for extended periods and occasionally work in a refrigerated environment. Candidates must be able to work cleanly and efficiently under pressure, be organized, flexible and self-motivated. Must have a thorough understanding of baking basics, can expand and decrease formulas, adhere to consistency and uniformity specifications, and demonstrate ability to adapt and learn under the direction of the Pastry Chef. Also be available to work weekends and overtime as needed.
For 20 years, Michael's On East has been the heartbeat of Sarasota's social scene and has set the standard for excellence on Florida's Gulf Coast, boasting an impressive list of awards, including:
- AAA Four Diamond Award - The DiRoNA Award - Distinguished Restaurants of North America - Zagat Survey "Most Popular Restaurant on Florida's Gulf Coast" - Sarasota Herald-Tribune's Readers Choice Awards "Best All Around Restaurant" - Florida Trend Golden Spoon Hall of Fame Award - After being ranked one of Florida's top 20 restaurants by Florida Trend for 14 consecutive years, Michael's On East was inducted into the Golden Spoon Hall of Fame in 2004.
Sarasota Magazine/WWSB-TV "Best of the Best" multiple nominations and wins in the following categories: - Best Elegant Restaurant - Best Creative Menu - Best Place to Seal the Deal - Best Caterer - Best Place for a Power Lunch - Best Romantic Restaurant - Best Wine List
This is a rare opportunity to expand your professional horizons and work in professional independently-owned restaurant with a proven track record for excellence . Though not required, preferred candidates have completed at least one year of an accredited Pastry or Culinary Arts program. Join the winning team of Michael's On East!
Other pluses include, a positive mental attitude, well groomed, and an outgoing personality.