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Baker (Assistant Cook)

Join Camp Mi-A-Kon-Da’s cooking team as a Baker (Assistant Cook) for Summer 2024. For 2.5 months you will live onsite, working in a small team gaining a variety of key leadership skills and baking delicious desserts for excited campers. The Baker (Assistant Cook) is an important leader with the kitchen staff team as they oversee the baking of desserts and as well as assisting the head cook prepare for meals such as making salads and chopping vegetables. The Baker (Assistant Cook) assists in cooking, serving and putting away food under the Cook’s direction. When the Cook is off, the Baker (Assistant Cook) takes over the Cook’s duties. If you are looking to gain leadership experience in the culinary profession while challenging yourself in a fast paced environment, then this job is for you!

Dates: June 21 – August 24, 2024

Job Duties
– Responsible to the Head Cook and Director
– Assist in the cooking, serving and putting away of food under the Head Cook’s direction
– Take over the Head Cook’s duties when they are on day off
– Plan and prepare all camp desserts
– Be aware of any food needs and special dietary requests
– Keep track of camper birthdays and bake birthday cakes as requested by the camper
– Meet with the Head Cook and Kitchen Assistant Daily to plan the next day’s meals and food run
– Complete all Staff Training activities and requirements
– Abide by all Camp Policies for the duration of your contract
– Maintain good health and take the appropriate time for self-care during the summer
– Other duties as assigned

Minimum Requirements
– 18+ years old
– Food Handler’s Certification
– Experience cooking a variety of meals
– Experience working in a kitchen environment
– Good organizational skills
– Strong teamwork and interpersonal skills
– Flexible, reliable and responsible

About Mi-A-Kon-Da
Founded in 1955, Camp Mi-A-Kon-Da is a traditional summer camp for girls ages 7-16. The camp is situated on Birch Island, a 23-acre private island on Lake Wah Wash Kesh near Parry Sound, Ontario.

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Brandon Smith




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