Bakery Lead/Pastry Cheft
Crave Cupcakes
Calgary, AB

We are Hiring a Bakery Lead/Pastry Chef

Kensington Bakery

Why Crave?

We exist to enrich people’s lives through exceptional, home-style baking. We passionately bake from scratch, we work together for the collective good of Crave.We are currently looking for a like-minded individual who shares our passion in creating a sense of community by being part of a collaborative team.

Our Job Experience and opportunities for you:

  • Train new employees and maintain ongoing employee training
  • Directing flow in the bakery operation
  • Creating open communication between bakery and retail
  • Ensuring product quality and consistency
  • Teaching and mentoring teachers in our 7D Kitchen
  • Classes include cake and cupcake decorating workshops
  • Work closely with retail lead in daily store operations
  • Daily bakery production (cupcakes, cakes and peripheral items)
  • Responsible for weekly ingredient ordering
  • Maintain labour targets

In this position we are needing from you:

  • You are a critical thinker
  • You have the ability to set yourself up for success by creating an organized environment
  • You are someone who values learning how the team communicates differently
  • Gains insights from mistakes, seeks constructive feedback from colleagues and supervisors to improve results
  • High energy, ability to energize others
  • Commitment to quality, detail focused on all levels
  • You thrive in a team based environment

What you need to have:

  • Baking and Pastry arts Diploma required
  • Bakery/Restaurant experience required
  • 3+ years of related (high volume) experience required
  • 2+ years of management/leadership experience preferred

This is an hourly position, with a comprehensive benefits package. This job posting will close Monday July 29/19. We look forward to hearing from you!

Job Type: Full-time


  • baking: 2 years (Preferred)


  • English (Preferred)