Zimt Patisserie Bakery Cafe is established as one of Melbourne’s premiere patisseries. Only quality products are created using the finest ingredients whilst respecting traditional techniques.

For the right applicant, excellent employment conditions are on offer including opportunities for genuine advancement & a fun, team-oriented working environment.


Are you a passionate hospitality professional interested in learning more about pastry? Are you a budding pastry cook looking for a challenge or an apprentice wanting to learn it all…..If so, this opportunity is for you!

Zimt is looking for a part time pastry cook’s assistant or an apprentice to join our friendly and professional bakehouse team. We seek a committed & reliable person with some experience or an apprentice who is interested in learning it all to join & contribute in our unique environment.

• Full training provided
• Days only, no night work
• Consistent daily routine

The successful candidate will possess good communication skills & work well under pressure. They will have at least 1 years’ experience in a kitchen environment, ideally in pastry work, bread products and baking.

More importantly sought are a ‘can do’ attitude, strong work ethic, good organisational skills, creativity with an ability to multi-task and a desire to provide consistently outstanding results.

Candidates should have good general knowledge of basic cooking and be fluent in written and spoken English.

In order to maintain Zimt’s quality, candidates must be able to follow instructions, maintain standards and procedures and adhere to food safety regulations

Please submit resume either in person to the cafe or via email to café

Only suitable applicants will be contacted


We are seeking a talented person who is passionate about food and great service; who loves people and the satisfaction of providing flawless customer service and old fashioned hospitality.

We are a passionate, loyal, hard-working team who is looking for a team player, someone who will relish the opportunity to be part of our growing success.

To be considered for this role, applicants should be:

  • Experienced in preparing and serving food and drinks
  • Able to demonstrate initiative and motivation
  • Driven, with a passion for hospitality
  • An excellent communicator
  • Reliable, with a sound work ethic
  • Flexible, with the ability to work weekends
  • Willing and able to conduct a variety of tasks to ensure smooth operations

Please submit resume either in person to the cafe or via email to café

Only suitable applicants will be contacted