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Cake Decorator

Out Of The Bubble Bakery LLC Springfield, VA

  • Posted: over a month ago
  • $11 to $15 Hourly
  • Part-Time
Job Description

Overall description:

Out of the Bubble Bakery is an allergy-friendly bakery, dedicated to crafting safe, delectable, and artistic desserts. We are mostly vegan, and completely dairy-free and nut-free.

We are looking for a careful, energetic, organized, and detailed oriented cake and cookie decorator.

Decorating vegan and allergy-friendly baked goods for custom orders and special events. Candidates must be comfortable working in close quarters and able to lift and carry 50 pounds. The job requires standing, walking, bending, the ability to lift, stack, and maneuver heavy objects. Weekend and holiday work will be required in the position.

In addition to the following responsibilities the ideal candidate must have demonstrated excellent communication and interpersonal skills, strong math skills, and a demonstrated ability to multi-task.

Cake Decorating Responsibilities:

  • Decorating cakes from start to finish. Covering cakes, applying decorations (piping, painting, making and applying fondant and gum paste decorations)
  • Working with manager and customer on collaborating on design, problem solving and decorating.
  • Coloring frostings and fondants
  • Preparing design templates
  • Sketching design ideas
  • Keeping inventory of decorator supplies
  • Cleaning and sanitizing decorating tools

Cake Decorator Qualifications:

  • Ability to work with buttercream covered cakes, fondant covered cakes, piped flowers and lettering, and fondant decorations
  • Must have a wide range of cake decorating skills including covering cakes in fondant, piping, painting, and carving cakes into shapes.
  • Must be comfortable working with cake, icing, and pliable materials such as gum paste and fondant.
  • Strong time-management skills, ability to prioritize and multitasking are essential.
  • Attention to detail - must have a stellar work ethic and take extreme pride in a job well done.
  • Must work quickly, cleanly, and efficiently.
  • Must be able to articulate design ideas into sketches and written/verbal communication methods

Other Responsibilities:

  • Complying with sanitation and safety standards and requirements
  • Prepare a variety of bakery products in accordance with Out of the Bubble Bakery protocols, recipes, and high standards in order to produce a safe and quality product.
  • Make and Color icings and fondant
  • Prepare cakes, cupcakes, and cookies for decorating: level, torte, fill, and frost
  • Package and label products for customer pick-ups/deliveries
  • Wash and sanitize utensils, tools, equipment, and surfaces
  • Occasionally answer phone calls and record customer orders

Out Of The Bubble Bakery LLC


6230-A Rolling Rd

Springfield, VA



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