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Pastry Cook

posted December 19, 2019

Eldorado Hotel & Spa
Santa Fe, NM
508556 l

About This Job

POSITION TITLE:                                       Pastry Cook

DIVISION/DEPARTMENT:                       Food and Beverage/Culinary

REPORTS TO (TITLE):                               Executive Chef

SUPERVISES:                                               None

DATE (Revised):                                           July 22, 2019

BASIC FUNCTION: The Pastry Cook is responsible for the preparation of all cakes, pies, muffin, brioche and pastries of all types in accordance with the standards of quality set by the Pastry Chef.


High school diploma or equivalent.

Previous culinary training.

Previous culinary experience in a high volume venue.

Previous pastry experience.


Prepare all food items according to recipe standards.

Maintain highest quality and appearance of any items sent from the Pastry Kitchen.

Responsible for plating and garnishing all banquet desserts to include setting up attractive buffets.

Compete basic production necessary for finished dessert items.

Keep all food rotated, dated and labeled. Follow correct food handling procedures. Wear gloves when handling food directly.

Maintain a safe, organized and sanitary work area.

Consult with Pastry Chef for information regarding the forecast for the day and/or special functions.

Be concerned with overproduction and proper use of leftovers.

Maintain an inventory of production items to ensure the necessary amount is available for business demands.

Have knowledge of the operation of all equipment and maintain their cleanliness.

Report irregularities and defects in equipment and machinery to the Pastry Chef or any manager available.


Respond to any reasonable task assigned.

Assist in other areas of the kitchen as needed.


Inside pastry kitchen standing on hard vinyl floors. Busy noisy environment. Working around hot ovens.

Compensation: 14.00


About This Employer

Eldorado Hotel & Spa

309 W. San Francisco Street
Santa Fe, NM 87501

(505) 988-4455

219 Room Hotel

Luxury Hotel in the Heart of Santa Fe

Eldorado Hotel & Spa in Santa Fe is one of the premier Santa Fe hotels, where award-winning luxury and unexpected delights set the stage for an enchanting visit. Our grand hotel is conveniently located near the Historic Santa Fe Plaza, offering the perfect embodiment of the spirit of the city. We welcome guests to come experience our luxurious Santa Fe accommodations and amenities including on-site restaurant and bars, roof-top pool, more than 22,000 square feet of indoor and outdoor event space.

Santa Fe's Premier Hotel & Spa

For 30 years Eldorado Hotel & Spa has provided exceptional Santa Fe lodging. Our AAA Four-Diamond-rated Santa Fe hotel in downtown Santa Fe offers spa services unparalleled to other luxury Santa Fe hotels. We are also a proud member of Preferred Hotels & Resorts, offering iPrefer consumer loyalty points at a global collection of independent hotels.

Meetings & Events

With more than 22,000 square feet of event space including outdoor space surrounded by views of downtown Santa Fe and the Sangre de Cristo Mountains, Eldorado Hotel & Spa offers a wide range of locations for social and business events. The hotel's professional events staff will help plan your event to perfection.

Santa Fe's most beautiful weddings happen at Eldorado Hotel & Spa. Couples have the opportunity to select their desired location from an array of stunning ballrooms, intimate spaces, a romantic patio, and an elegant non-denominational chapel--La Capilla de Oro! To make our brides' day even more special, we suggest a special day with spa treatments designed just for the bride at our hotel's Nidah Spa.