Versatile, enthusiastic, passionate, hardworking individual; driven to meet or exceed expectations with five years Cake Decorator experience. Proficient in-depth knowledge of buttercream and whipped cream techniques, borders, scroll work, airbrush color applique, and scultping cakes. Well-versed in hands-on experience employing decorations, icings and toppings to engender appealing designs.
Comfortable Working Independently
Strong Attention to Detail
Advanced Buttercream and Whipped Cream Skills
Novice Fondant Skills
Novice Hand-Painting Skills
09/2009 to Current
Cake DecoratorWalmart Supercenter Bakery 5835/5190 – 34399 N. Cave Creek Rd, Cave Creek, AZ 85331/2501 W. Happy Valley Road, Phoenix, AZ 85085
Confers with clients, determines their cake decorating needs, and provides information on appropriate cakes, fillings, and icings for specific occasions.
Produces quality, fresh, and appealing cakes to customer orders with consistent, on-time pickup.
Duplicates customer-supplied drawings by free-hand or with edible image printer system.
Decorates sheet cakes, multi tiered cakes, sculpted signature character cakes, cupcakes, cupcake cakes, message cookies, and platters.
Maintains, organizes, cleans, rotates and removes any out-of-date merchandise in designated display cases.
Uses all necessary decorating tools and equipment including: decorating spatulas, piping/pastry bags, decorating tips, air brush machines.
Decorates a quarter sheet cake in under 20 minutes.
Pre-ices 20 cakes in an hour with use of flat icer, pastry bag, turntable, flat spatula & plastic scraper.
Creates buttercream roses in 10 seconds.
Orders decorating utensils, toppings, and licensed kits through Bakery Crafts, DecoPac and Cake Top Publishing, Inc./CTP Imaging Solutions.
03/2013 to 05/2014
Bakery Department ManagerWalmart Supercenter Bakery 5835 – 34399 N. Cave Creek Rd, Cave Creek, AZ 85331
Supervises two to five employees.
Participates in hiring, promoting, coaching, teaching, and evaluating new and current associates.