Pastry Chef

Berkeley Heights Embassy Suites

Location: US - NJ - Berkeley Heights

Nov 30, 2017
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Delivering Hospitality, Creating Value, Every Customer, Every Time

Davidson Hotels & Resorts is one of the largest and most successful independent hotel management companies in the industry. The combined experience of our team represents a breadth and depth of expertise that is unmatched, and we believe our people are the cornerstone of our success. We are committed to making Davidson a great place to work and provide the foundation for building successful careers. If you share our passion for delivering hospitality where details matter, apply today to join our team!

Established in 1974, Davidson Hotels & Resorts is a leader in the hospitality industry and a rapidly growing hotel company. We offer full service hospitality management, development, acquisition, accounting, and consulting expertise for the lodging industry. Our portfolio of hotels is focused on 3 and 4 star properties such as Hilton, Embassy Suites, Doubletree, Renaissance, Marriott, Westin, Sheraton, Hyatt Regency, and impressive Independent and Select Service Hotels.

Property Info

Brand-new urban oasis all-suite hotel set amidst the rolling hills of Berkeley Heights, New Jersey. Property features 176 suites each decorated with an Americana style in mind and over 18,000 square feet of flexible meeting and event space including a 2,400 square foot Solarium and 5,300 square foot Ballroom. We also have the Grove at Connell Center a beautiful park that is close to the hotel and great for weddings, picnics, corporate retreats, and other special events, or just relaxing after a long day of meetings. The hotel will have a full-service Starbucks with a one of a kind vintage library lounge perfect for enjoying coffee brewed with Starbucks’ finest reserve beans. Property features an indoor saltwater pool and 24 hour Fitness Center with state of the art equipment. All overnight guests will receive free cooked-to-order breakfast and enjoy complimentary beverages and snacks at our nightly Evening Reception. Our restaurant, Grain & Cane is a progressive American brasserie, offering a simple approach to chef inspired east coast cuisine focused on execution. G&C’s concept celebrates quality ingredients transformed into simply prepared dishes with a creative edge. Grain & Cane has the feel of your neighborhood restaurant but offers food with enough depth to fulfill cravings at many levels. In addition, the G&C GastroTruck, gives us the opportunity to take our culinary experience from the table to the streets.

Position Info

The Pastry Chef is responsible for supervising all aspects of production in the Pastry department and reports to the Executive Chef. Also responsible for controlling food/labor costs, pastry and bread product quality and quantity and coordination of pastry and bread production for banquet and restaurant functions. The Pastry Chef is also responsible for maintaining payroll/productivity within budgeted guidelines, developing new dessert/pastry/bread products for outlets and banquets, and maintaining quality/cost control.

QUALIFICATIONS:
• Minimum 2 years Pastry leadership experience.
• College degree or certification in culinary field/hospitality field preferred.
• Food/Beverage Service Worker Permit, where applicable.
• Ability to communicate effectively with the public and other Team Members.
• Ability to work extended hours when business necessitates.
• Read, write and speak and understand English.
• Ability to understand financial goals and accomplish them.

EOE AA- Minorities/Females/Vet/Disability/Gender Identity/Sexual Orientation

Davidson Hotels & Resorts is a drug free workplace. Pre-employment drug test, background check, and job assessment required.
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Hotel/Resort
Chef - Pastry/Baker Chef