Pastry Cook

Full Time



Job Description


As a pastry cook, you will liaise with the executive chef and other chefs. Your duties will include overseeing the baking of pastries for confectionary displays, scheduled events, and special requests.



  • Consulting with the executive chef and other chefs.
  • Executing pastry orders for catered events and accommodating special requests.
  • Demonstrating skill in baking pastries, desserts, cakes, cookies, sweets, and pies.
  • Creating enticing confectionery decorations and delicious pastry fillings, as well as keeping abreast of new pastry baking techniques.
  • Adding novel, creative, and delicious pastry items to the existing selection.
  • Monitoring equipment and ensuring all specialized pastry baking tools are working in order.
  • Maintaining the good running order of specialized pastry baking equipment.
  • Preparing pastry dishes according to Company guidelines and standards
  • Coordinating and ensure that all pastries, deserts and cakes are ready for service timely
  • Controlling costs and keep himself informed regularly about stock levels and stock movements
  • Implementing company policy and procedures and health and safety codes.
  • Implementing food safety policies, procedures and standards of practice, as per the HACCP manual.



  • 24 days annual leave
  • Flexible working hours
  • Free meal while on duty
  • Up to 25% discount on Company brands (Pizza Express, Marzano, Columbia Beach, La Boca, Columbia Steak House, Pokeloha, Columbia Confectionery, Columbia Beach Resort, House & Garden)
  • Training and development opportunities
  • Career advancement opportunities




  • Degree or Diploma in Culinary Arts


Level of Experience

  • Previous experience in the same or similar position
  • Previous food handling experience


Skills & Knowledge

  • Knowledge of Greek or English language
  • Excellent food handling skills
  • Knowledge of various pastry procedures and methods
  • Good planning, organizational and communication skills
  • Good knowledge of hygiene, health & safety and licensing regulations


Personality characteristics

  • Positive Attitude
  • Team Player
  • Ability to work under pressure
  • Hardworking