The Walt Disney Company Cook 4 - Pastry (6 Month Assignment) in Kapolei, Hawaii

Responsible for execution of all menu categories and specific recipes for all bakery menu items including timing, quality, temperature, portion, and presentation. Will be assisting with all overall culinary supervision promoting a fun, safe and creative working environment. Will also partner with Front of House to ensure Cast training/knowledge of product ensuring a smooth operation and delivery of exceptional bakery items.

Responsibilities :

  • Knowledge of some pastry techniques, scaling, mixing, proofing, baking, decorating, finishing

  • Portions and arranges food on serving dishes and is responsible for portion control and plate presentation

  • May cook, mix and/or season ingredients when preparing bakery items (i.e. muffins, danishes, cakes, restaurant items, banquet orders, ice cream or sorbet)

  • Knowledge and understanding of tools, measurements, ingredients, equipment, small wares and cooking required for a bakery

  • Ability to prepare products according to recipe guidelines

  • Knowledge and understanding of kitchen safety and sanitation including temperature requirements

  • Has good judgment of food quality and production, understands the impact of spoilage

  • Ability to assist Chef in preparing items for guests with special dietary needs

  • Cleans kitchen equipment and practices HACCP (Hazard Analysis and Critical Control Points) procedures

Basic Qualifications :

  • Must be at least 18 years of age

  • Ability to multi task and work in a very fast paced team environment

  • Demonstrates a desire to work in a guest service and team environment

  • Demonstrates passion and enthusiasm for working in the kitchen

  • Strong listening skills and ability to follow direction

  • Requires full availability including days, nights, weekends, holidays and special events

Preferred Qualifications :

  • Enrolled in a culinary education program or equivalent

  • Recommendation from school or Chef

  • Food Safety Certification or equivalent

Company Overview :

At Disney, we‘re storytellers. We make the impossible, possible. We do this through utilizing and developing cutting-edge technology and pushing the envelope to bring stories to life through our movies, products, interactive games, parks and resorts, and media networks. Now is your chance to join our talented team that delivers unparalleled creative content to audiences around the world.

Additional Information :


This assignment is estimated to last 6 months and requires full availability for any shift at any time - including early mornings, late nights, weekends and holidays. The assignment may expire or extend at any time based on operational and business needs. Placement is not guaranteed at the end of the assignment.

Our Theme Parks and Resort Hotels operate 24 hours a day, 365 days a year.


Job ID: 577348BR

Location: Kapolei,Hawaii

Job Posting Company: Parks, Experiences and Consumer Products