Position : Baker 

Employer: True Grain Bakery 

Job details

  • Location: 1735 Cowichan Bay Rd Cowichan Bay, BCV0R 1N0
  • Salary: $18.00 to $23.65 hourly (To be negotiated) / 30 to 40 hours per Week
  • Terms of employment: Permanent employment Full time
  • Day, Flexible Hours, Morning, Night, Shift, To be determined, Weekend
  • Start date: Starts as soon as possible
  • Benefits: Health benefits, Financial benefits, Other benefits
  • Vacancies: 2 vacancies
  • Verified
  • Source: Job Bank #2465673





  • Secondary (high) school graduation certificate


1 year to less than 2 years

Work setting

  • Bake shop



  • Production start-up, including bakery equipment pre-operational check
  • Ensure the accuracy of standard recipes and technically correct process during production runs
  • Monitor the production process from mixing, resting of dough, through rounding and other parameters that form consistent bread quality, standard look, and flavour
  • Organise workflow in the bakery to maximize efficiency
  • Provide expertise support by evaluating quality, yields, processes, procedures and suggest improvements.
  • Work closely with Head Baker on product development
  • Coach junior staff (Assistant Bakers, Production Bakers, etc.) providing hands-on training
  • Facilitate discussions to identify options for continuous improvement, especially with junior staff.
  • Back up Head Baker; re-place Head Baker during his/her absence.

Experience and specialization

Food specialties

  • Breads and rolls
  • Desserts and pastries

Additional information

Work conditions and physical capabilities

  • Attention to detail
  • Fast-paced environment
  • Hand-eye co-ordination
  • Handling heavy loads
  • Manual dexterity
  • Physically demanding
  • Repetitive tasks
  • Standing for extended periods
  • Tight deadlines
  • Work under pressure

Personal suitability

  • Accurate
  • Dependability
  • Judgement
  • Reliability
  • Team player


Health benefits

  • Health care plan

Financial benefits

  • Gratuities
  • Life insurance

Other benefits

  • Learning/training paid by employer
  • Other benefits