Jasper Hill Farm is a mission-based company, working to preserve Vermont’s agricultural soils and working landscape through farmstead cheese production. Our family of businesses includes two dairies, two creameries, and a state-of-the-art underground aging facility that matures & markets cheese for 5 creameries. Our farm is located in the beautiful, rural, rolling hills of Greensboro, VT. Our business is growing, and we’re looking for great people to join our world-class team!
Be a part of a high functioning team that feels the satisfaction of accomplishing a good day’s work. The soft cheese wrap operator will understand how our unique cheese wrapping machine works and be able to problem solve and troubleshoot on the spot in order to keep workflow progressing to complete the daily wrap schedule within a schedule timeframe. The ideal candidate is team oriented and a troubleshooter with a love for tinkering and optimizing equipment and process to find the best solution. This individual also needs to be technically savvy as they will perform many different machine-adjustment and maintenance tasks in a day using their mechanical skills.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities
· Wrap and package cheese using soft cheese wrapping machine and by hand
· Participate in cut and wrap of larger format cheeses and be a part of the mail-order line
· Perform basic machine troubleshooting, preventative maintenance and machine cleaning
· Maintain a clean working environment; contribute to ongoing cleaning and maintenance schedules
· Follow all food safety protocols and Good Manufacturing Practices.
Ensure quality of production·
Knowledge and Skill Requirements
· Detail- and process-oriented, good follow-through
· Basic machine experience
· Able to learn quickly, ask questions, share concerns, seek answers, and problem solve
· Computer literate
· Understanding of LEAN Manufacturing a love of artisan cheese is a plus!
· Knowledge of packaging operations and equipment
· Mechanical aptitude and ability to problem solve on the fly
· Able to stand all day; able to bend, kneel, and lift 40 pounds
· Able to work in cool environments
Compensation Based on operator experience
The work at Jasper Hill offers a strong sense of teamwork and immersion in great food. The passion for what we do, and desire to do our best, radiates throughout our entire team.
HOW TO APPLY
Email us at email@example.com request an application or submit your resumé and 3 references.
Learn more about our company and open positions at www.jasperhillfarm.com/employment