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Lead baker

Edge of Sweetness is seeking the right Lead Baker who is looking for growth within the organization.  Producing high quality baked goods, cakes and pastries, specializing in catering, wedding cakes and dessert tables and delivering with a personal touch is our mission.


Edge of Sweetness Lead Bakers are responsible to:

  • Ensure high quality and consistent baked products

  • Follow our well defined systems to ensure the highest quality customer experience 

  • Open and/or close the kitchen

  • Measure and mix ingredients with precision

  • Follow recipes and instructions in English

  • Manage the baking environment by receiving and storing inventory, proof/prepare for baking, monitor oven temperature and baking times, keep kitchen and work area clean, and sanitize the work environment 

  • Be on-time, in kitchen-staff-appropriate clothing and well-groomed

  • Collaborate with Operations Manager on production and order management 

  • Train new staff on systems and processes

  • Work our business values collaboratively with all team members



  • 1+ years of experience in a baker preparation position

  • Basic math and measuring skills

  • Strong work ethic, communication and time management skills

  • Post-secondary culinary program highly preferred

  • Experience in cake decorating, working with buttercream and fondant: cake leveling, stacking, final coat and basic decorating with buttercream

  • Food handlers certified, food managers license preferred


Company Vision:

In every interaction with Edge of Sweetness our customers will experience our integrity, our community, and the comforts of home with our personal touch. Edge of Sweetness will be the beacon of Edgewater and beyond, building community within our space and events we host and sponsor. Our food is second to none, always fresh and exceeds the customer’s expectations. Our work environment is cheerful, playful and creative with open communication and collaboration between all members.


If you share our values please submit your resume to


6034 N Broadway Avenue

Chicago, IL 60660


Fridays 11am - 4pm

(Limited to pre-order pickups only)



(773) 564-9683

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