Pastry Sous Chef

Las Alcobas, a Luxury Collection Hotel

1915 Main Street

Saint Helena, CA 94574

Telephone (707) 963-7000

Pastry Sous Chef

Posted May 10, 2019

R-158508

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:

1. Supervise the daily production and distribution of all pastries, desserts and baked goods; ensure recipes and standards are followed, food and labor costs are controlled, the appropriate quantity is prepared and safety standards and regulations are followed in order to provide top quality goods for an enhanced guest experience. (50%)

2. Monitor and control the maintenance/sanitation of the pastry kitchen and equipment to ensure a healthy, safe work environment which meets/exceeds federal, state, corporate and franchise standards and regulations. (20%)

3. Supervise hourly pastry cooks; interview, schedule, train, develop, empower, coach and counsel, resolve problems, provide open communication, recommend and conduct performance and salary reviews, recommend discipline and termination, as appropriate. (15%)

4. Create, plan and implement seasonal menu changes to provide variety and maintain guest's interest. (10%)

5. Order and maintain pastry supplies at par levels to ensure quality production. (10%)

Education:One to two years post high school education

Experience:Experience required by this position is from three to four years of employment in a related position with this company or other organization(s).

Skills and Abilities:Requires advanced knowledge of principles and practices within the baking and pastry profession.  This includes experiential knowledge required for management of people and/or complex problems and food and beverage management. 

Supervisory/Management skills required.

Oral and written communication skills required.

Interstate Hotels & Resorts is an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran or disability status.

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Las Alcobas, a Luxury Collection Hotel

68 Room Hotel

Our Hotel

Napa Valley is a mecca for all things food and wine. Encompassing all that Wine Country has to offer on historic land, Las Alcobas, an adults-only retreat, facilitates experiences that incorporate every sense. Downtown St. Helena and the Beringer Winery are within walking distance. Guests will be pampered in the indulgent spa, or they can relax beside the spectacular pool ringed by coveted seating areas and fire pits. A signature Chris Cosentino restaurant features a wraparound veranda and delights palates with innovative cuisine. Numerous function venues include a boardroom, a beautifully appointed event barn, and an event lawn with a show kitchen. Most of our Napa Valley hotel's 68 guest rooms and suites are adjoined by thoughtful outdoor terraces with fireplaces and vineyard views. Designed by Yabu Pushelberg, gracious interiors are appointed with custom furniture, Rivolta linens, and oversized bathrooms.