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Bakery Production Lead

Folkstone Plaza, Whitby, ON

Date Posted: October 15th 2021

Baker

COBS Bread Folkstone Plaza (North Whitby) is looking for Baker(s) to join our team. A minimum of one year of baking experience is required. A baking education is desirable. We provide a fun work environment, comprehensive training, and excellent opportunities for career advancement.

What’s in it for you?

  • The satisfaction of baking from scratch, and pride in seeing the finished product you’ve helped to create
  • Potential for growth and development opportunities, including certified COBS Bread Baker Training and e-Learning
  • Complimentary products on us every shift
  • And more, including benefits for all full time employees.

As a Baker at COBS Bread, you will:

  • Work as part of a small team to bake products from scratch early each morning, following carefully crafted recipes
  • Be responsible for reading production schedules and recipes, measuring and mixing ingredients, molding and shaping dough, and processing everything through the ovens
  • You’ll also work alongside your team to keep the bakery clean, and provide delightful customer service.

About COBS Bread

COBS Bread is part of Bakers Delight – an Australian-owned company established in 1980 operating as Bakers Delight in Australia and New Zealand, and as COBS Bread in Canada and the USA. Together we have grown to more than 700 bakeries across Australia, New Zealand, Canada and the USA. The entire network employs over 15,000 people, serving more than 2.1 million customers each week. All of COBS Bread’s baked goods are made on the same day they are sold, ensuring that everything is fresh and delightful. Any unsold items are donated daily to various local charities and food banks. The company’s success can be attributed to the quality of our product, the development of our people and our warm and friendly customer service.

Accessibility

Accommodation is available upon request for applicants and employees with disabilities. If you are contacted for a job opportunity, please advise us of any accommodations needed to ensure you have access to a fair and equitable process. Any information received relating to accommodation will be addressed confidentially

Requirements

  • You’re a morning person as shifts start as early as 4 AM
  • You have your own transportation as your shifts will often start earlier than public transit is available
  • You have a positive attitude, good organizational skills, and a strong sense of urgency.
  • Weekend work is a requirement as is work on all public holidays.

Physical Requirements

  • Continuous standing/ walking for all tasks
  • Frequent lifting and carrying up to 9 kg., occasional lifting and carrying up to 22 kg
  • Frequent turning and reaching
  • Constant use of both hands, with frequent wrist rotation and flexing, occasional forceful gripping
  • Occasional pushing, pulling and some forward bending
  • Possess or be willing to complete First Aid and Food Safe Certifications

Benefits

What’s in it for you?

  • A fun work environment
  • The satisfaction of baking from scratch, and pride in seeing the finished product you’ve helped create
  • Potential for growth and development opportunities, including certified COBS Bread Baker Training and e-Learning
  • Complimentary products on us every shift
  • And more, including benefits for all full time employees.

While we thank you for your interest, only those selected for interviews will be contacted. Applicants must be legally entitled to work in Canada to be considered for employment.

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