University of Waterloo


Requisition ID 2024-12096
Food Services
Employment Type
Time Type
Hiring Range
Job Category
Food Services (CUPE)
Job Location : Location


Responsible for the efficient and timely production of baked goods for use on campus.


This position is contingent on funding.


  • Preparing doughs for various items using a weigh scale and ingredient formula sheets
  • Mixing doughs in automatic mixers
  • Prepare pie fillings as required
  • Baking goods in the rotary oven
  • Finishing goods such as icing cakes and pastries
  • Deciding on the best sequence of items for production
  • Training other employees in the preparation of items using specific procedures to achieve the best resulting product
  • Other duties as assigned from time to time


  • Must be Red Seal certified
  • Three years’ experience in a high volume institutional bakery and experience in the quality production of baked goods such as pies, rolls, cakes, donuts, cookies, French and Danish pastries
  • A sound knowledge of the safe operation of related production equipment is essential and finishing and decoration experience is required
  • Must be able to direct the work of others when required and train new employees when necessary

Equity Statement

The University of Waterloo acknowledges that much of our work takes place on the traditional territory of the Neutral, Anishinaabeg, and Haudenosaunee peoples. Our main campus is situated on the Haldimand Tract, the land granted to the Six Nations that includes six miles on each side of the Grand River. Our active work toward reconciliation takes place across our campuses through research, learning, teaching, and community building, and is co-ordinated within the Office of Indigenous Relations.


The University values the diverse and intersectional identities of its students, faculty, and staff. The University regards equity and diversity as an integral part of academic excellence and is committed to accessibility for all employees. The University of Waterloo seeks applicants who embrace our values of equity, anti-racism and inclusion.  As such, we encourage applications from candidates who have been historically disadvantaged and marginalized, including applicants who identify as First Nations, Métis and/or Inuk (Inuit), Black, racialized, a person with a disability, women and/or 2SLGBTQ+.


Positions are open to qualified candidates who are legally entitled to work in Canada. 


The University of Waterloo is committed to accessibility for persons with disabilities. If you have any application, interview, or workplace accommodation requests, please contact Human Resources at  or 519-888-4567, ext. 45935.


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