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Experienced Cake Decorator/Baker (Full-Time) Akron/Canton Locations

at Giant Eagle

Posted: 11/17/2017
Job Status: Full Time
Job Reference #: 1215705
Keywords: food

Job Description

Position Title
Experienced Cake Decorator/Baker (Full-Time) Akron/Canton Locations

Employment Status
Full-Time

About Us
Giant Eagle Inc., ranked 35th on Forbes Magazine's largest private corporations list, is one of the nation's largest food retailers and distributors with approximately \$9.6 billion in annual sales. Founded in 1931, Giant Eagle, Inc. has grown to be the number one supermarket retailer in the region with 417 retail locations throughout western Pennsylvania, north central Ohio, northern West Virginia and Maryland.

Team Members who work for our flagship banner, Giant Eagle, are continually redefining and improving the supermarket shopping experience. We're creating a destination where customers find high-quality foods and convenience-oriented services, along with some pleasant and unexpected surprises as we try new things and roll out new ideas. You will be part of a growing team that emphasizes building lifelong relationships with our customers by focusing on understanding and exceeding their needs.


Supermarket Location
Supermarket General / COD

Department Name
Bakery

Street Address
2775 West Market Street

City
Fairlawn

State
OH

Zip
44333

Reports To
Bakery Team Leader

Career Site Posting Option:
Store Hourly

Requisition ID
88355BR

Position Summary
Together, we improve people's everyday lives and well-being. As a Giant Eagle team member, you'll be part of a team that emphasizes building lifelong relationships with our customers by focusing on understanding and exceeding their needs. As a member of the Bakery team, your primary responsibility will be preparing and decorating the products and cakes in the department to ensure only the freshest are available.

Job Responsibilities
  • Provide exemplary customer service by greeting customers in the department and ensuring they are able to locate the products they are looking for. Bakery team members are also expected to have sufficient knowledge to answer questions and make suggestions to our customers.
  • Become familiar with products in the store to answer questions and make suggestions to customers.
  • Smile and greet customers in a friendly manner, whether the encounter takes place in the team member¿s designated department or elsewhere in the store.
  • Properly handle products and equipment in accordance with food safety and safety guidelines to ensure a safe shopping environment.
  • Prepare and decorate product for the Bakery cases and displays, rotating product and ensuring code dating procedures are followed and only the freshest product is available for sale.
  • Accurately record special orders on bakery products to ensure the customer is delighted with the finished product.
  • Maintain cleanliness of department and work area, including the back room, coolers and freezers.
  • Assist in maintaining bakery backroom, cooler and freezer efficiency by unloading deliveries.
  • Assist in other areas as required.


Education and Training Required
  • No High School diploma required


Experience Required
  • 6 months to 1 year


Age Requirement
  • At least 18 years of age


Shift
1st Shift - 6a - 3p
2nd Shift - 2p - 10p


Competencies Required
  • Adaptability
  • Customer Focused
  • Gets Things Done
  • Interpersonal Skills
  • Problem Solving
  • Respect for Self and Others


Work Environment
  • Cold Prep Rooms
  • Cooler
  • Freezer
  • Hot Ovens
  • Normal store environment with no continuous exposure to extreme temps, dust, etc


Physical requirements
  • Carrying Up to 50 pounds
  • Lifting Up to 50 pounds


Equipment Used
  • Cardboard Baler
  • Compactor
  • Electric/Manual Jacks
  • Knives
  • Safety Cutter
  • Shrink Wrapper
  • Slicer
  • Sheeter
  • Oven
  • Mixer
  • Dough Divider