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Oh My Cake! is seeking a baker to join our team!

Want to work for an exciting growing company of young visionaries, where no two days are quite the same?

Oh My Cake! might be the place for you! We're a small team of 25 pioneers, doing big things. We’re on a mission to create cakes that look like art & taste like dessert,& to get our food art to any home in Gauteng within 48 hours. We’ve spent the last 7 years perfecting what we do, but there’s plenty of room for us to do better, faster & with more passion & consistency than the competition.

We are looking for a Baker to join our production department. You will work with recipes to create and decorate various baked products e.g. cakes, cupcakes, and other items. Proper handling and storage of equipment are required at all times. You will also be responsible for keeping your workstation and production space neat and tidy.

We’re a fast-paced retail environment, unlike those who work behind desks or in an office setting, you will be on your feet, decorating cakes, Here is a quick look at your job requirements as a cake decorator:

Job title:

Baker/Production

Job duties

*Baking Cakes, Cupcakes, and other baked goods according to recipes.

*Being able to decorate cupcakes using different buttercream techniques.

*Decorate cupcakes using a variety of decorations.

*Ensure that your working area is clean and tidy, meeting health and safety regulations

*Being able to work with edible prints and fondant.

*Making different kinds of buttercreams and ganaches.

*Filling cakes and macarons with different fillings.

You will be required to work 7 am to 4 pm, 5 days per week and you will be required to work on weekends determined with a monthly roster. You can expect to be busier from Thursdays to Saturdays as these are our peak business days. Overtime may be required during particularly busy weeks.

Job requirements:

  • Excellent English communication skills
  • Experience in cake decorating, creativity and familiarity with decorating tools and techniques
  • Ability to multitask, take initiative & think on your feet
  • Being able to work in a high pressure environment within your team
  • Self-confidence & enthusiasm is absolutely necessary
  • Being polite & helpful, with lots of patience, as well as being able to maintain a friendly &energetic attitude towards the team

A minimum of 1 year’s work experience as a Baker is needed.

If you believe that you meet all of the above-mentioned requirements, can start as soon as possible &  would like to join our team, please email your CV with at least 2 contactable references, to Khushbu@ohmycake.co.za. We will get back to you if we are interested in scheduling an interview.