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Assistant Pastry Chef

University of Notre Dame

Notre Dame, IN United States

Assistant Pastry Chef


University of Notre Dame


The University of Notre Dame ( is accepting applications for a Assistant Pastry Chef.


Applications will be accepted until 3/4/2021.


This position is responsible for scheduling staff based on operational needs. Assist in pastry preparation, production and presentation activities. Assist in creating cooperative work environment, supervise and direct training sessions, and conduct performance appraisals. Update production schedules, recipe cards, and plating guides. Assist in developing new menus and test new recipes. Oversees buffets set ups, special menus and catering functions. Manage pastry station for optimum production and quality. Set daily priorities and inform changes in staff assignment and or schedules that may arise anytime.

Works with storeroom personnel to ensure proper storage, rotation and ordering and stock food products in coolers and freezers according to food storage standards and inventory guides are up to date. Ensure that staff are groomed and dressed in proper uniforms and kitchen equipment and supplies are maintained clean and sanitized in accordance with all health and safety regulations and report and maintenance and/or repairs needed.


Minimum Qualifications:


Associates Degree or up to 3 years of college or technical school. 3 to 4 years of experience working all culinary stations in a full service menu kitchen. Must have good leadership skills and the propensity to engage with the team.


Preferred Qualifications:


ACF certified Pastry Sous-Chef, ServSafe certification, all leadership and supervisory seminars offered by the University including FMS and C-board training. Alergon certification.



The University of Notre Dame, founded in 1842 by Rev. Edward F. Sorin, C.S.C., of the Congregation of Holy Cross, is an independent, national Catholic university located in Notre Dame, Ind. For the fifth consecutive year, the University of Notre Dame has received Honor Roll distinctions as one of the top 10 higher education workplaces in the country in the Chronicle of Higher Education's annual "Great Colleges to Work For" survey...and we are proud of it!


This appointment is contingent upon the successful completion of a background check. Applicants will be asked to identify all felony convictions and/or pending felony charges. Felony convictions do not automatically bar an individual from employment. Each case will be examined separately to determine the appropriateness of employment in the particular position. Failure to be forthcoming or dishonesty with respect to felony disclosures can result in the disqualification of a candidate. The full procedure can be viewed at


Equal Opportunity Employment Statement

The University of Notre Dame seeks to attract, develop, and retain the highest quality faculty, staff and administration. The University is an Equal Opportunity Employer, and is committed to building a culturally diverse workplace. We strongly encourage applications from female and minority candidates and those candidates attracted to a university with a Catholic identity. Moreover, Notre Dame prohibits discrimination against veterans or disabled qualified individuals, and requires affirmative action by covered contractors to employ and advance veterans and qualified individuals with disabilities in compliance with 41 CFR 60-741.5(a) and 41 CFR 60-300.5(a).



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  • Start Date: No Start Date
  • Education: Associates Degree Required
  • Work Experience: 3 - 5 years
  • Part/Full Time: Full-Time

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