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Category Food & Beverage  
Full-Time/Part-Time Full-Time and/or Part-Time  
Employment Type Seasonal and Year Round opportunities are available.  
Shift Various Shifts  
Age Requirements The minimum age requirement for this position is 18.  

Crystal Mountain is seeking a baker for our Food & Beverage department.

Bakers are responsible for producing pastries, breads, desserts and all other baked goods for banquet events, retail outlets and restaurant outlets.

Job Duties and Responsibilities

  • Understanding baking principles and techniques and being able to execute advanced technical preparations consistently and efficiently
  • Producing daily orders from retail outlets for packaged foods such as cookies, crispies and energy bars.
  • Determining and executing production responsibilities for daily banquet activity including bread service and dessert service
  • Communicating inventory needs to appropriate supervisor
  • Maintaining a clean, sanitary and organized work environment
  • Prepares bread, rolls, muffins, and biscuits according to recipe: Checks production schedule to determine variety and quantity of goods to bake.
  • Measures ingredients, using measuring cups and spoons.
  • Mixes ingredients to form dough or batter by hand or using electric mixer.
  • Cuts dough into uniform portions with knife or divider.
  • Molds dough into loaves or desired shapes.
  • Places shaped dough in greased or floured pans.
  • Spreads or sprinkles topping, such as jelly, cinnamon, and poppy seeds on specialties.
  • Places pans of dough in proof box to rise.
  • Inserts pans of raised dough in oven to bake, using peel.
  • Adjusts drafts or thermostatic controls to regulate oven temperature.
  • Removes baked goods from oven and places goods on cooling rack.
  • May bake pies, cakes, cookies, and other pastries.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Position Requirements


  • ServeSafe preferred, not required
  • Clear and concise verbal communication skills.
  • Dependable and meets goals.
  • Exemplifies professional conduct and adherence to company Core Values.


  • High school diploma or equivalent.
  • Combination of education, training, and/or experience which demonstrates ability to perform the required duties.

Physical & Other Requirements:

  • Minimum of 18 years old due to use of mechanical equipment and work hours.
  • While performing the duties of this Job, the employee is regularly required to stand; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; talk or hear and taste or smell.
  • The employee is frequently required to walk and reach with hands and arms. The employee is occasionally required to stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl.
  • The employee must regularly lift and /or move up to 25 pounds, frequently lift and/or move up to 50 pounds.
  • Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus.
  • Evenings, weekends and holidays are a regular part of the schedule.
  • Must have excellent attendance and conduct record for consideration.
  • Pre-employment background check, survey and references required.
  • Non-smoking candidates preferred.
About the Organization Resort Recreation Benefits:

ALL employees at Crystal Mountain receive these resort benefits to include FREE; fitness center, indoor pool, outdoor water park, golf, wellness programs, climbing wall, adventure courses, alpine slide, mountain biking and trail access, group ski lessons, downhill skiing/boarding and ski & snowboard rentals. DISCOUNTS on; spa services, fitness classes, retail products & apparel, food, lodging and personal training!

Resort Overview:

Established in 1956, Crystal Mountain is a family-owned, four-season resort recognized nationally as one of the Midwest’s premier destinations. Located 28 miles southwest of Traverse City, Crystal Mountain offers 58 slopes for downhill skiing and snowboarding, Crystal Mountain Snow Sports School, winter activities like dog sledding, cross-country skiing and fat tire biking, snowshoeing through Michigan Legacy Art Park, the Edge Adventure Course, award-winning Crystal Spa, fine-dining, shopping as well as wedding, meeting and conference facilities.  

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