Cake Decorator
Milwaukee, WI  / West Allis, WI  / West Milwaukee, WI 
Posted 23 days ago
Job Description
Job Duties
As a cake decorator, you will be trained to perform the following techniques:
  • Setting up and icing cakes
  • Swirling buttercream on cupcakes
  • Reading and interpreting orders
  • Writing inscriptions on cakes using buttercream
  • Making simple flowers (you will be taught more elaborate techniques as you successfully master simpler ones)
  • Airbrushing
  • Decorating "line" cakes (non-custom cakes)
  • Decorating custom cakes
The cake decorator will master all of the above techniques and procedures in order to produce professional quality cake, cupcake, and cookie designs. Training will be provided on all tasks but some decorator experience is expected.  
Skills and Qualifications
Ability to understand and act on written and verbal instruction.  The right candidate will demonstrate attention to detail, artistic ability, creativity, dependability, and ability to work both independently as well as in a group and at a steady pace.  Must be able to stand and use hands/arms for long periods of time, as well as bend, lift, push, and pull 30+ pounds. Knowledge of primary colors and fluency in reading and writing English important; Spanish fluency helpful.   Must be at least 18 years of age.  

Additional Requirements
Dependable attendance and punctuality are imperative.  Regular schedule will be Monday through Friday and Saturdays as needed (approximately 40+ hours per week).  A start time will be given for each day; finishing time dependent on workload for the day.  


Job Summary
Start Date
Immediate opening to qualified candidate
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Hours per Week
Work Hours (i.e. shift)
1st Shift, 4am to 6am start
Salary and Benefits
$9+ (based on experience)
Health, Dental, 401K, Fresh donuts :)
Required Education
High School or Equivalent
Required Experience
1+ years
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