Job Openings at Lifeline Farm Inc.

Assistant Cheesemaker/Production Assistant

Local Dairy Producer/Distributor looking for enthusiastic, hard worker to join their team. Duties include but are not limited to assisting with cheese making process, taking apart & putting together manufacturing equipment, responsible for making artisan cheeses, work as part of a 5 person production crew for milk bottling & cheese packing, working safely with chemicals as part of clean up & sanitation process, vacuum packing 45# blocks of cheese, stocking store, & working with customers. Cheese making schedule is dependent upon quantity of milk, this can & will vary from week to week during certain seasons. Cheese Making is 1-2 times a week and milk bottling is 2 times a week.

Skills: Work fast & efficiently with others as part of a production line, keeping accurate box counts, food handling & safety knowledge is helpful, good customer skills, detail oriented, well groomed for public contact & food production. Mechanical, chemical & safety skills are very helpful. Heavy lifting up to but not limited to 75lbs, bending, twisting & standing for several hours at a time.
Required:

  • Pass drug/alcohol testing and work capacity physical.
  • Standing for entire shift, up to 10hrs without restrictions.
  • Standing for entire shift, up to 10hrs without restrictions.
  • Be able to lift, twist and reach into deep cheese vat without restrictions.
  • Be able to lift heavy production equipment without restrictions.
  • Work fast with hands as part of the production line.
  • Heavy lifting up to but not limited to 75lbs.
  • Have dependable transportation.
  • Be well groomed for public contact & food production.
  • Must be flexible with work schedule at times due to production

Wage: $9.00/hr. Hours: 28-30hrs week. Days off: Tues & Friday &/or Sunday, can & will vary with the production.

Ideal candidate is someone looking for long term employment and that takes pride in his/her workmanship. Employer is willing to train the right person. Fax job application or resume to 642-9017.