Walmart Cake Decorator in Edmonton, Alberta

A Cake Decorator provides the Store with support in the production, stocking, and sale of daily baked goods.

  • Following the “One Best Way” Standards of practice.

  • Practicing the 3 Meter Attitude.

  • Assisting Customers in finding merchandise.

  • Answering register calls promptly.

  • Decorating cakes, cupcakes, and message cookies, utilizing various shapes and figures such as lines, letters, figures, and flowers, and using icing bags, cutters, frostings, pastry creams, and miscellaneous hand tools.

  • Mixing or thaws icings, frostings, and pastry creams to decorate cakes, cupcakes, and message cookies.

  • Preparing bakery merchandise by accurately following thawing and baking guidelines

  • Ensuring the quality and visual appearance of Bakery Department merchandise; such as bread, cakes, pies, cookies, and rolls.

  • Maintaining the cleanliness and organization of work area and all equipment.

  • Communicating effectively with Management and reviews the Production Sheet to understand the daily variety of bakery items to be baked, finished, and packaged.

  • Operating, utilizing, and maintaining cleanliness of food preparation equipment, such as bread slicers, baking ovens, bread proofers, donut machines, scales, and supporting equipment, such as knives, forks, and dishwasher.

  • Communicating and Assist customers with information on product freshness, ingredients, availability, and help in placing special orders for cakes and Bakery Department merchandise, such as flavor, icing type, and decorations.

  • Answering phone and takes special orders for cakes and other bakery items from Customers.

  • Adhering to food safety and handling procedures and following sanitation and cleaning procedures during the preparation and serving of bakery merchandise.

  • Accurately and efficiently preparing Bakery Department merchandise to bake, package, finish, and stock the department.

  • Maintaining the overall appearance of the Bakery Department area by keeping merchandise and displays fully stocked, properly signed, neat, clean, and organized.

  • Adhering to standards and policies for product storage, product rotation, sell-by dates, and expiration dates, including identifying and removing bakery merchandise that is distressed or unacceptable in appearance..

Additional Responsibilities

  • Adheres to all company policies and standard operating procedures.

  • Other responsibilities may be assigned. To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed are representative of the knowledge, skill and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Mathematical Skills

  • Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions and decimals.

  • Ability to compute rate, ratio and percent.

  • Ability to determine the number of individual things in a unit or group.

Basic Reading/Writing Skills

  • Ability to understand the meaning of written or printed matter and to record information by inscribing characters or symbols. The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an Associate to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential job functions.

  • The Associate is regularly required to walk or stand.

  • The Associate must regularly lift and/or move up to 18kg (40lbs.).

  • The Associate will be required to perform tasks involving firm grasping.

  • The Associate will occasionally be required to bend, twist or squat.

  • The Associate will be involved in frequent repetitive hand actions.

  • The Associate will be required to reach above shoulder height and below waist level. Job Title: Cake Decorator

Req ID: 764124BR

Canada Walmart Division: Retail Store Associates

Province: Alberta

Canadian Cities: Edmonton

Store Location: Terwillger Drive & Anthony Henday Drive

Employment Type: Full Time