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Baker's Assistant (Full-Time) - Dine College

  • Posted: August 01, 2019
  • Full-Time

About NMS

Built on a culture of safety and integrity, NMS delivers award-winning, integrated support services to a variety of clients in food service, facilities management, camp services, security and hotel management in Alaska and the continental U.S. We are proud to serve not only our original oilfield clients, but also clients from federal, state and local governments, corporate facilities, healthcare institutions, schools and universities, manufacturing centers, and the transportation and telecommunications industry. Our clients have peace of mind knowing we are committed to delivering best-in-class service, and we bring creativity, technology and experience to every project. Our mission is to provide management and support services at a level of quality, value, safety and expertise beyond our clients' expectations. At NMS, we expect our employees to fulfill that mission in every aspect of their work.


The Baker's Assistant position is responsible for preparing food for clients, students, kitchen staff in a college campus.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Prepares food as indicated by par level sheets and in accordance with both Nutritional Services and Health Department standards.

  • Follows standardized recipes to meet nutritional needs.

  • Attractively presents all items with appropriate garnish and correct portion size if applicable to product.

  • Participates in daily temperature and taste panels to assure quality and provide suggestions for continuous improvements.

  • Prepares and produces a wide variety of bakery products in a general food service area.  

  • Assists with pastry preparations including mixing, baking, and frying as indicated by production sheets.

  • Portion control on all items produced.

  • Assists in the preparation of bakery and specialty products such as pastries, bread, rolls, biscuits, and may also prepare cakes, pies, muffins, breads, puddings, parfaits, frosting, cookies, rolls etc.

  • Communicates any adjustment that need to be made to the bakery production records or sheets.

  • Coordinates with supervisor personnel for ordering products.

  • Responsible for a clean, neat storeroom area, with all products appropriately labeled and dated and rotated.

  • Adheres to proper sanitation, safety, and operational procedures for assigned area. Cleans personal work area.

  • Must be able to operate dish-washing machine to clean pots, pans and baking sheets if needed.

  • Actively supports and participates in performance improvement activities. May assist coworkers during staffing shortages.

  • Performs other duties as assigned by the Management Team.

  • This position has no supervisory responsibilities.

  • Other duties that are pertinent to the department or unit's success also may be assigned.

Minimum Requirements
  • Must have a High school diploma or GED equivalent.
  • Must have an Arizona Food Handler's Card or ServSafe contingent upon 30 days of hire.
  • Must have at least two (1) years of work experience or documented vocational training.
  • Must be able to follow standardized written recipes.
  • Must have knowledge/training of usage of food production equipment.
  • Contract requires employees to speak, understand, read and write English.
  • Cake decorating experience preferred.
Working Conditions and Physical Requirements

Weather:  Indoors: environmentally controlled; requires most or all work to be done inside.

Noise level:  Moderate

Description of environment: This is an industrial kitchen/cafeteria environment located on a college campus setting.

Physical requirements:  Employee is required to lift and/or move up to 50lbs. Frequently required to sit, stand, walk, use hands/fingers to handle or feel, climb, stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl, talk/hear, see, taste/smell, and carry weight/lift.

Travel: None

NMS Core Values

Safety guides our behavior.

Honesty and integrity govern our activities.

Commitments made will be fulfilled.

All individuals are treated with dignity and respect.

The environment will be protected and sustained.

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Equal Opportunity Employer/Shareholder Preference

NMS is an equal employment opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran protected status or any other characteristic protected by applicable law. NANA grants employment preference to shareholders of NANA and their ...


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