Pastry Chef

Full Time
EXPIRES 11 Apr, 2020

Job Location

Giftland Mall


Pastry chefs is responsible for baking and decorate food, and must keep their team organized, stocked and motivated. Pastry chefs work with a restaurant's head chef to pair breads and desserts, order supplies, and hire staff.



  • Must have 5 CXC subjects with passes in English and Math/Sound secondary school education
  • Certificate in Cookery or Culinary Arts
  • Must have a valid food Handler’s Certificate

Experience:  Two to Three (2-3) years in pastry cooking or pastry chef Experience in a hotel, restaurant or in a retail environment.

Essential Skills:

  • Knowledge of customer service principles and practices.
  • Professional personal presentation.   
  • Customer service oriented.
  • Ability to stand for long periods at a time.


  • Prepare a wide variety of goods such as cakes, cookies, pies, bread etc. following traditional and modern recipes
  •  Create new and exciting desserts to renew our menus and engage the interest of customers
  •  Decorate pastries using different icings, toppings etc. to ensure the presentation will be beautiful and exciting
  • Monitor stocks for baking ingredients such as flour, sugar etc. and make appropriate orders within budget
  •   Check quality of material and condition of equipment and devices used for cooking.
  • Guide and motivate pastry assistants and bakers to work more efficiently
  •  Identify staffing needs and help recruit and train personnel
  •   Maintain a lean and orderly cooking station and adhere to health and safety standards
  • Knowledge of different types of pastry, dessert, cake decorating.
  • Ability to work a variety of shifts including weekends, days, afternoons and evenings.
  • Maintain courteous and friendly attitude toward customers
  • Control freshness by rotating and coding all products and remove out-of-code merchandise
  • Promote latest items and weekly specials
  • Clean and sanitized the entire work area



Competive Salary

Health Insurance Plan (Medical,Dental,Vision) 

Recongition Plan

Training Package

Charge Account 

Discount with liecnse holders


Inccentive Programs 



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Interested persons can send applications to:

The Human Resources Supervisor 

Giftland OfficeMax 

Planation Pattersen Turkeyen

Only shortlisted person will be contacted 

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Giftland Office Max

Giftland Office Max


Giftland OfficeMax is the leading Department Store in Guyana with over fifteen individual Departments. Our daily operation is represented by over 190 employees. Giftland is committed to excellence through providing exceptional customer service, competitive prices and a wide variety of quality products. In 2015, Giftland opened a Mall which features over 140 different concessions including the largest Sports, Electronics, Stationery & Office Supplies stores in Guyana and the Caribbean. There are 8 Multiplex Theatre, Video Arcades, Beauty Salons, Health & Nutrition Stores, Barber Shops, a Jewelry Store, ATMs and many more amenities.
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