Badass / Rockstar pastry cook, junior sous and chef -- ALL needed

Award-Winning Pastry Chef Alex Levin is seeking a new group of pastry assistants (chefs, jr. sous chefs and cooks) with pastry experience to join the Schlow Restaurant Group. Our restaurants include Alta Strada, Tico, The Riggsby, Casolare, Nama and others. Most of our locations are in the heart of Washington,DC. The candidate should be a skilled, career-minded individual in search of a rewarding and unique pastry position. We are seeking candidates who are passionate about baking and pastry and possess a strong work ethic.

Our kitchen teams work as close units in a teaching atmosphere. This position is perfect for experienced cooks or junior pastry chefs looking to start the next chapter of their careers. If you are creative, talented and a team player, then we are interested in hearing from you! 

Our menus includes rotating desserts, based on seasonality. While at work, you will learn pastry techniques and forms while also working in a job that prioritizes a work/life balance. We expect all team members to contribute ideas and collaborate together to make the strongest possible pastry department.

Responsibilities include:
-Production with ability to work weekends, holidays without restriction
-Working in a learning environment with room for professional development and growth
-Developing and contributing dessert menu and brunch specials
-Operating in a clean work space and producing top-quality desserts to support the pastry team
-Maintaining health department, food quality, and restaurant standards at all times

Requirements include:
-Excellent baking and pastry skills
-1 year of relevant restaurant experience or recent culinary graduate with exceptional skills
-Able to handle a fast-paced environment and manage pressure well
-Responsible, respectful and team player 
-Great work ethic and committed to being the best
-Able to work weekends and without restrictions

We are interested only in serious responses from serious applicants. After submitting your resume and cover letter, please be ready for a phone interview to discuss your experience and why you would like to work with us.

We offer medical, dental, and vision benefits after 90 days of employment for full time employees. After 30 days of employment, our team enjoys 50% off of food and NA beverages (up to 4 people) at all of our restaurants. After one year of employment, employees become eligible to join the company's 401K plan with up to 4% company matching.

If you are interested in joining a dynamic, hard-working and exciting team, please submit your resume for consideration with "APPRENTICE or CHEF or PASTRY" in the subject line.

For more information about Chef Alex, visit 

Schlow Restaurant Group is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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