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The Welbeck Bakehouse
Lower Motor Yard, Welbeck Estate, Welbeck, Nottinghamshire S80 3LR

Posted: 21/05/2019

Deadline: 05/07/2019

Paid Full-time

Job description

Due to our continued growth, we are looking to recruit an experienced baker... in a bakery that does thing "a little differently"

The successful applicant will be working in a team of highly skilled artisan bakers.

The average shift pattern over 7 days a week is 5 x 9 hour shifts.

Shifts are day/evening shifts - starting typically between 10am and 2pm.

The main duty in this position is to assist the head baker in all aspects of the preparation and production of bread and pastries in the bakery. We also expect bakers to be able to help in planning the production timetable as well as working out dough quantities from the specified recipe sheets.

Specifically the baker will:

  • Mix, shape and bake bread according to the Bakehouse recipes and learn new techniques and methods where appropriate.
  • Be well organised throughout the production process, maintaining a clean and tidy work area and work to the specified production schedule.
  • Help manage stock levels and rotation of stock. i.e. ensuring deliveries are checked and stored appropriately and informing production manager of stock shortages and any stock issues as well as taking a monthly stock level.
  • Manage portion control on all individual items of bread and pastry.
  • Be presentable and able to talk to Bakehouse visitors in a professional manner.
  • Have good attention to detail
  • Adhere to the Bakehouse cleaning rota and inform the production manager of any housekeeping issues within the production area.
  • Be creative and willing to be involved in new product development from conception through to costing and delivery of products.

Application information

Please apply by email - - with a CV and Cover Letter (stating your experience) for the attention of Mark Garry, General Manager.

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About The Welbeck Bakehouse

We are an artisan bakery based in the heart of North Nottinghamshire. We supply wholesale breads to retailers and caterers throughout the area.