Pastry Assistant

The Pastry Assistant will work 4-5 days a week along side our Pastry Chef Katie Elsing. They will be responsible for preparing a large variety of pastries including cakes, custards, ice creams, and breads among various other products. Also responsible for setting up and working pastry-line station, as well as helping with grade manager.

Requisite Skills and Abilities:

  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
  • Ability to multi-task with accuracy
  • Attention to detail
  • Needs 1-2 years restaurant experience


This is a full-time position averaging about 35 hours a week, with additional hours required during the busy periods including holidays and special events.

Application Process:

Please submit a cover letter and resume via email to katie@dakotacooks.com; or, mail resume materials:  ATTN: Pastry Chef Katie Elsing c/o The Dakota Jazz Club and Restaurant, 1010 Nicollet Mall, Minneapolis, MN 55403.