Assistant Pastry Chef
US-NV-Las Vegas

Job Title: Assistant Pastry Chef

Location: Wynn

Job Description and Responsibilities:

Wynn Resorts is a Fortune 500 company led by hospitality industry visionary Steve Wynn. Currently operating in the top two casino gaming markets in the world, Wynn is financially stable and growth oriented. Our 12,000 employees at our Wynn Las Vegas and Encore properties have helped us win more Forbes Travel Guide Five-Star Awards than any other independent hotel company in the world. Wynn resorts are known for their innovative design, luxury offerings, and exceptional guest service. Joining Wynn means working for a leader in the global resort industry, one that has set today’s standards and will likely define them tomorrow.

As Assistant Pastry Chef your role will include:

*The Assistant Pastry Chef is responsible for supporting the Executive Chef in all aspects of cost control
*Completing inventories and food requisitions
*Managing and training kitchen staff
*Supporting the Chef de Parties and cooks if necessary
*Supervising the production of pastries and desserts for outlet
*Responsible for ensuring food quality according to department standards and ensuring the cleanliness and sanitation of work areas and equipment in accordance with Health Department standards.

Job Requirements:

*Candidates must be able to communicate, read and write in English fluently and in a professional manner. 2nd language a plus.
*Requires 4 years’ experience in a high volume/high quality pastry production kitchen, including a minimum of 2 years in a supervisory role.
*Banquet and catering pastry training degree is preferred.
*A culinary/pastry training degree is preferred, but a not required.
*Candidate must have advanced knowledge of pastries and desserts, sanitation and cost control.
*The candidate must have the ability to manage all aspects of a pastry operation.
*Requires the ability to work efficiently and within a team environment.
*Must be able to obtain and maintain any licensing or active work cards required, at present or in the future, for this position at all times.