cake decorator resume example with 3+ years of experience

(555) 432-1000,
Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA 94105
Professional Summary

Talented Cake Decorator with 3.5 years' experience in the baking industry. Dedicated to creating unique and creative designs. Effective communicator, motivated and innovative. Extensive knowledge of baking techniques and raw materials. Excellent sense of current trends and designs in high-end cakes as a Cake Decorator. Tasteful color use and artistically inventive. Creative designer and decorator skillful enough to personalize orders.

Able to bring all skills from past job experiences into each working position.

  • Attention to Detail
  • Speaking
  • Food Safety
  • Design techniques
  • Icing techniques
  • Cake sculpting
  • Self motivated
  • Cake decorating
  • Holiday baking
  • Icings and fondant
  • Production-driven
  • Stocking and replenishing
  • Money handling abilities
  • Order fulfillment
  • Punctual
  • Quick Learner
Palomar College San Marcos, CA Expected in 08/2020 GED : - GPA :
  • Majored in Psychology
  • Expecting to join the Speech Pathology program at CSUSM.
Fullerton College Fullerton, CA Expected in : - GPA :
  • Majored in Psychology
  • Completed most General Ed classes at this location.
Grand Canyon University Phoenix, AZ Expected in : Nursing - GPA :
Work History
United Natural Foods Inc - Cake Decorator
Closter, NJ, 10/2018 - 03/2020
  • Carefully sculpted figurines, decorations and floral designs using fondant icing and hardened sugar.
  • Decorated baked pastries and cakes quickly and precisely by organizing and prioritizing each task.
  • Disposed of damaged and expired goods to uphold safety standards and provide fresh products.
  • Maintained sanitary food prep station by following established safety procedures and sanitizing instructions.
  • Managed material inventory and ordered new materials when needed.
  • Kept work area safe and sanitized by washing utensils, tools and countertops.
  • Followed daily opening and closing procedures.
  • Verified accuracy of orders while meeting strict deadlines on producing completed products.
  • Decorated fondant and soft-frosted style cakes daily.
  • Prepared special creams and frostings for cakes and other dessert specialties.
  • Designed specialty cakes and desserts for custom events including weddings, birthdays and graduations.
  • Used variety of baking and decorating tools such as mixers, carving tools and confectionery products.
  • Handled phone calls regarding inquiries, cancelled orders and ordering conflicts.
Arthur J Gallagher & Co. - Customer Service Associate
Quincy, MA, 06/2017 - 10/2018
  • Restocked, arranged and organized merchandise in front lanes to drive product sales.
  • Helped customers complete purchases, locate items, and give recommendations on specific pastries.
  • Checked prices for customers and processed items sold by scanning barcodes.
  • Counted cash in register drawer at beginning and end of shift.
  • Checked identification for proof of credit card payments.
  • Operated cash register for cash, check and credit card transactions with 99% accuracy.
  • Reviewed and resolved differences between accounting information and cash drawer.
  • Assisted customers by answering questions and fulfilling requests.
  • Took special orders for cakes, pastries, and bread.
  • Answered phone calls during high-traffic hours.
Renown Health - Sandwich Artist
Sparks, NV, 02/2016 - 12/2016
  • Operated manual and electric appliances to peel, slice and trim food.
  • Consistently met sales targets by encouraging customers to buy extra food items such as drinks, desserts and sides.
  • Promoted customer loyalty by efficiently handling food and service complaints.
  • Communicated menu item information and offered suggestions to promote featured products.
  • Maintained clean, sanitized and well-organized food preparation zones.
  • Checked completed orders for accuracy and bagged meals for easy carrying.
  • Efficiently prepared sandwiches and other menu items for guests.
  • Organized work areas to foster efficiency and model exceptional kitchen etiquette.
  • Reduced customer wait times by quickly and efficiently operating customer window and sales register.
  • Trained team members to prepare sandwiches and other items according to instructions.
  • Processed payments and counted change to complete transactions.
  • Executed sandwich artistry duties with very low occurrence of errors.
  • Cleaned food preparation areas, tools and equipment.
  • Baked bread, cookies, and sliced vegetable toppings.
Newton Medical Center - Receptionist
Hesston, KS, 06/2015 - 08/2015
  • Received and routed business correspondence to correct departments and staff members.
  • Greeted incoming visitors and customers professionally and provided friendly, knowledgeable assistance.
  • Routed incoming mail and messages to relevant personnel without delay.
  • Sorted and distributed mail correspondence between departments and personnel, including parcel packaging, preparation and efficient shipping.
  • Answered telephone calls to field inquiries from clients, vendors and various other callers seeking information.
  • Completed credit checks for potential renters.
  • Gave warm welcomes to each guest that entered the complex.
  • Kept reception area clean and neat to give visitors positive first impression.
  • Organized mail, filing cabinets, and any unorganized area.

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Resume Overview

School Attended

  • Palomar College
  • Fullerton College
  • Grand Canyon University

Job Titles Held:

  • Cake Decorator
  • Customer Service Associate
  • Sandwich Artist
  • Receptionist


  • GED
  • Some College (No Degree)
  • Some College (No Degree)

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