Packaging and Market Specialist River Whey Creamery
- Date Posted May 08, 2019
- Location Schertz, TX
- Category Culinary / Production
- Job Type Part-Time
We specialize in raw milk, small batch, cave aged cheeses. Yes, we have a cave! We are the only cow's milk artisanal cheesemakers within 100 miles of San Antonio. We have a strong partnership with our farmer - Four E Dairy of Moulton, Texas. We drive to the farm every week to get our raw milk.
We are one of the anchor vendors for The Pearl Farmers Market in San Antonio and we participate in Saturday and Sunday Markets, rain or shine. This is our only market outlet. All other sales are wholesale to chefs, restaurants, hotels, cheese shops, and direct ship to home sales to the customer. Job Description River Whey Creamery began making cheese in 2014 and we make aged and fresh cheeses. We are looking for a hard working employee who can grow with our company. We need you to be able to work flexible hours including weekends which will be at the Farmer's Market. You will learn all the ins and outs of our business from shipping to cave aging practices to packaging to selling. There are a thousand moving parts in a small business, so you must be willing to learn and to follow all the sanitation and dairy guidelines. We will provide extensive training. This is a great place to grow.
If you have ever wanted a really cool job that you love to tell people about, this is the place. We are very proud of what we do and we hope to find just that right person who will love it as much as we do. Integrity is very important to us. We use raw jersey cows milk that we pick up from our farmers every week. Connecting with the land and the people is what makes our company run. And the cheese is awesome too! Compensation this position is PAID: hourly, under $15/hr How to apply