Cool Jobs: Pastry Chef

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Who doesn't love a good pastry? A solid bear claw or croissant is undoubtedly one of the best ways to
start your morning (although your waistline may act otherwise), making pastry chefs particularly worthy of gratitude among the breakfast-related workforce.

So why not try out for a job as a pastry chef yourself? We've got an opening for one this week, along with all the other enticing jobs you've come to expect from our weekly Cool Jobs roundup. What else is in the mix? Well, a high-paying job in loss prevention, for starters, along with some great finds in web design and manufacturing.

There's something for everyone, so click through below and take a look!

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Cool Jobs: Pastry Chef

Average salary: $30,000

Description: We currently seek a reputable Pastry Chef for one of our multi-faceted Higher Education locations.   The ideal candidate will share in our belief in the quality value of delivering superior hospitality to our premier clients. The successful candidate should be a highly motivated professional, with proven ability to establish excellent working relationships with various team members.

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Salary: $20,000 - $26,000

Description: Set-up, editing and operation of CNC machines. Knowledge of spherical measurement and testing methods using Interferometers, and optical hand tools. A lead contributor, on a department team, in the fabrication of IR spherical optics at the component level. CNC, lathe, milling, programming, editing, G & M codes, verniers, calipers, blueprints.

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Average salary: $53,000

Description: We are currently seeking a Web/Graphic Designer to join a team responsible for designing and developing websites for a large list of unique clients. You’ll be required to balance superior design with outstanding user experience in a rapid paced work environment while wearing many hats. The Web/Graphic designer will be responsible for creating outstanding website interfaces, promotional website or email marketing campaign graphics, infographics or any other additional graphic assets needed for our clients projects. Usability, conversion and web standards must be top priorities, while maintaining our clients brand standards. You should always be up-to-date with current design trends and technologies.

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Average salary: $53,000

Description: Act as initial point of contact and resource for visitors and inquiries. Plan and coordinate meetings and events which includes: serving as the primary contact for and assisting with the vendors, drafting invitations and inviting attendees, taking notes when necessary. Provide direct administrative support as needed in the academic office. Provide support to Grad students in the office. Assist in web updates as needed. Gather data on petition usage, review data and create reports. Serve as the point of contact for petitions when needed.

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Average salary: $38,000

Description: The General Manager sets and achieves the highest standard in all areas of restaurant management including the employee experience, the customer experience, and financial results. He/she oversees training and development of restaurant employees and effectively addresses the needs of the customer, the Apprentice, and other employees. The responsibilities of this position require the General Manager to be on their feet during hours worked, unless on break or in the office working on the computer or on other paperwork-related tasks. If they are not busy, they are expected to evaluate what other tasks need to be completed, and assist others with those tasks.

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Base pay: $9 - $10.00/hr

Description: Eligibility verification of Medicaid client. Technical accuracy when adding a tort case. Opens and sorts mail and faxes for the Tort department. Organizes files for storage (hard/soft files). Responsible for updating questionnaire responses. Orders claims history and the vender drug report.. Assign claims history received on a daily basis. Answers incoming calls. Reviews deposit logs from finance for accurate payment. Organizes all cases under the 95 day filing deadline. Observes professional standards of conduct, including attendance, professional behavior and dress code. Performs other duties as assigned.

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Average salary: $62,000

Description: Manages territory of assigned accounts/policyholders and ensures each one gets the appropriate level of service based on premium amount and employer size. Reviews and analyzes workplace hazards and provides recommendations to reduce or eliminate hazards. Provides standardized safety policies and procedures to employers. Researches, develops and implements safety and accident prevention policies for policyholders in compliance with local, state and federal rules and regulations. Identifies needs and advises policyholder management on the development and implementation of effective WorkSafe programs and activities. Surveys premises of insured employer to provide consultation and to detect existing or potential hazards. Conducts post-accident investigation and/or assessments. Recommends corrective or preventative measures regarding safety matters with insured and potential insured policyholders. Gathers and communicates pertinent safety information to assist in the risk selection part of the underwriting process. Works in conjunction with Business Development Consultants and Regional Management to develop WorkSafe service plan.

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Average salary: $80,000

Description: We are seeking a Game Programmer who has applicable experience. Develop high quality game systems and software. Participate in game design. Contribute to technical design and architecture of large systems.

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