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Pastry Chef

Salt Air Kitchen & Bar
Rehoboth Beach, DE
  • Posted: over a month ago
  • Full-Time
Job Description
Job Description

The Pastry Chef will operate and manage Big Fish Premium Bakery, which is located on the Big Fish Restaurant Group corporate and commissary grounds in Rehoboth Beach, DE.

Specific Duties and Responsibilities of this role include:

  • Oversee and manage bakery staff daily
  • Prepare a variety of baked goods by following BFRG recipes as well as developing new and seasonal recipes that align with culinary trends
  • Decorate and present pastries and baked goods in a tasteful and attractive manner
  • Monitor and order ingredients, supplies and equipment
  • Ensure the bakery adheres to health and safety regulations
  • Communicate with restaurant chefs and event clients to discuss custom-made desserts or baked goods for special occasions
  • Use creativity in preparing holiday items and desserts for catering events
  • Prepare weekly schedule of bakery staff
  • Identify staffing needs; assist in recruiting new team members and training them


  • 2 years experience in baking/pastry preferred
  • The ability to work a typical schedule of Monday-Friday 7am-3pm, with flexibility surrounding holidays and large events
  • Knowledge of how baking ingredients work together and how they can be used in creative ways
  • Leadership skills to manage, train and motivate bakery staff
  • Proficient in time management to fulfill bakery orders on schedule and keep team members on task
  • Physical strength and stamina to spend the majority of each day standing and performing repetitive motions
Company Description

Big Fish Restaurant Group is a privately held, professionally managed multi-concept restaurant group that grew from the success of the original Big Fish Grill in Rehoboth Beach, Delaware. Since 1997 when brothers Eric and Norman Sugrue opened the original Big Fish Grill, BFRG has expanded north to Wilmington and across state lines to Maryland with a total of 20 locations. Big Fish Restaurant Group now consists of Big Fish Grill Rehoboth, Big Fish Seafood Market, Big Fish Grill Ocean View, Big Fish Market/Rosenfeld's South Bethany, Big Fish Grill on the Riverfront, Summer House, Salt Air, Obie's By the Sea, Sazio, Stingray, Crab House, Striper Bites, Taco Grande, Trolley Square Oyster House, Washington Street Ale House, Mikimotos, Torbert Street Social, Rosenfeld's Wilmington, Riverfront Events, and Nick's Fish House.

We are proud to say that Big Fish Restaurant Group has been a favorite of those local to Delaware and visiting for over 20 years! Each of our concepts serves only the freshest seafood alongside unique and delicious dishes. We value team members who love amazing food, tasty beverages and making others smile just as much as we do; and we are currently seeking new team members who are driven and hospitality-focused!

Team service is at the heart of what we do, not only because it ensures an outstanding experience for every guest, but also makes for a stress-free and engaging work environment. So an affinity for teamwork and can-do attitude are musts to get drafted to our team! Contagious happiness is certainly a bonus. If you would like to join our fun and dynamic team, go ahead and apply! We can't wait to learn all about you. You can expect to hear from a manager soon to schedule an interview if we think you are the right fit for BFRG. Thank you for your time and good luck!

Big Fish Restaurant Group is an Equal Opportunity Employer that recruits and hires qualified candidates without regard to race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, age, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, disability or veteran status.

  • Competitive pay
  • Access to medical insurance
  • Schedule flexibility
  • Meal discounts
  • Advancement opportunities
  • Supportive team environment

Salt Air Kitchen & Bar


Rehoboth Beach, DE
19971 USA



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