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Experienced Pastry Cook - Full Time- $1,500 Hiring Bonus

Apply NowApply Later Job ID 996071BR Location Kapolei, Hawaii, United States Business Aulani, A Disney Resort & Spa Date posted Jun. 21, 2022

Job Summary:

Pastry Cook 2
As a Pastry Cook 2, at Aulani, A Disney Resort & Spa, you will be responsible for the execution of all menu categories and specific recipes for all bakery menu items including timing, quality, temperature, portion and presentation. Will also assist Leads and Chefs to ensure proper delivery and production of exceptional bakery items for all Resort restaurant outlets and banquets.

$1,500 Hiring Bonus (First payment after 90 days = $375 and Second payment after 150 days = $1,125)

To be eligible for the sign-on bonus, cast members must be in the position continuously for at least 90 days after hire and be employed by The Walt Disney Company at time of payment. A cast member is hired after the successful completion of Disney Traditions or one full day of employment. To be eligible for an incentive bonus after 150 days, cast members must remain employed in the position continuously for at least 150 days and be employed by The Walt Disney Company at the time of payment. Payments will be made approximately two weeks after the 90 and 150-day milestones, respectively. Bonus payments are subject to applicable taxes and other legal withholding. Disputes concerning eligibility to a bonus payment shall be resolved by Disneyland Recruitment in its sole and absolute discretion. The incentives offered herein are subject to change at any time, with or without notice. Cast Members hired after September 1, 2022 will not be eligible for an incentive award.

Responsibilities:

  • Perform various pastry techniques which include, scaling, mixing, proofing, baking, decorating, and finishing
  • Prepare products and replicate a recipe according to guidelines with minimal or no supervision
  • Prepare, decorate, finish and plate all bakery items to Resort and restaurant standards
  • Occasionally assist in creating and decorating cakes, wedding cakes, and custom amenities
  • Able to understand and interpret BEO’s, Private dining and restaurant orders
  • Utilize proper food safety, sanitation and HACCP guidelines throughout all bakeshop food prep areas
  • Check and maintain proper temperatures throughout all bakeshop areas
  • Produce quality food products and understand the impact of spoilage
  • Assist with preparation of items for Guests with special dietary needs
  • Portion and arrange food on serving dishes using proper portion control and plate presentation
Additional Pastry Cook 1 Responsibilities:
  • Ability to perform all pastry techniques which include, scaling, mixing, proofing, baking, decorating, and finishing wedding cakes and show pieces
  • May be required to communicate with Guests on stage when needed to explain cooking techniques or answer questions
  • Formulates and prepares recipes for all outlets and banquet requests
  • Responsible for monthly inventory and daily food orders
  • Assist with providing overall culinary supervision including all outlets
  • Responsible for Cast Member Training, progress reports, and bakeshop administration needs
  • Assist with preparation of items for Guests with special dietary needs
  • Directly assists the chef in the preparation for off-site functions
  • Occasionally conducts Promotional cooking demonstrations for Guests
  • Proficient in all Stations
  • ​​​​​​​May be required to write and price custom menus for banquet events
  • ​​​​​​​Responsible for inventory, reading menus, and estimate food requirements to create a production plan

Basic Qualifications:

Pastry Cook 1
  • ​​Minimum 5 years’ experience in culinary field/high volume bakery or Culinary Degree and 3 years related experience; Must understand the principles of proper sanitation; Working knowledge of cost controls
  • Culinary Education Degree, Certification or Equivalent; Accredited Food safety certification or equivalent; must complete a 6 hour practical
Pastry Cook 3
  • Minimum 3 years’ experience in culinary field/high volume bakery or Culinary Degree; Experience in plated desserts, and high volume production. Must understand the principles of proper sanitation
  • Accredited Food safety certification or equivalent; Must complete a practical examination

Additional Information:


SCHEDULE AVAILABILTY
Full-Time requires full availability for any shift at any time - including early mornings, late nights, weekends and holidays.

Our Theme Parks and Resort Hotels operate 24 hours a day, 365 days a year.

Keyword: AULANI CASTING, AULANICASTING

About Aulani, A Disney Resort & Spa:

Combining the natural beauty and spirit of the Hawaiian islands with a touch of Disney magic, Aulani, a Disney Resort & Spa embraces and celebrates Hawaiian culture and storytelling. Situated on 21 acres of oceanfront property on the island of O‘ahu, the resort was uniquely designed for families to discover the culture, history and traditions of Hawai‘i against a backdrop of blue skies and beautiful views. Cast members are integral to bringing these stories of Hawai‘i to life, while upholding Disney’s renowned service and enchanting entertainment offerings.

About The Walt Disney Company:

The Walt Disney Company, together with its subsidiaries and affiliates, is a leading diversified international family entertainment and media enterprise with the following business segments: media networks, parks and resorts, studio entertainment, consumer products and interactive media. From humble beginnings as a cartoon studio in the 1920s to its preeminent name in the entertainment industry today, Disney proudly continues its legacy of creating world-class stories and experiences for every member of the family. Disney’s stories, characters and experiences reach consumers and guests from every corner of the globe. With operations in more than 40 countries, our employees and cast members work together to create entertainment experiences that are both universally and locally cherished.

This position is with Disney Vacation Club Hawaii Management Company, LLC, which is part of a business we call Aulani, A Disney Resort & Spa.

Disney Vacation Club Hawaii Management Company, LLC is an equal opportunity employer. Applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status. Disney fosters a business culture where ideas and decisions from all people help us grow, innovate, create the best stories and be relevant in a rapidly changing world.

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