Cherry Grove Farm is a grass-based dairy, grazing on 240 certified organic acres in Central New Jersey, just outside of Princeton. A sustainable approach is taken to managing pastures and all animal husbandry. With the milk of our small herd, we work hard to turn it all into the tastiest cheese possible 4 -5 times a week, and this is where we need your help. We are seeking an Assistant Cheesemaker.
We are looking for someone who gets really
excited about sanitation
and making quality cheese from quality farm milk
. Sense of humor, kindness, and a go-to, problem solving attitude essential. Work ethic and attention to detail also key. Looking for someone who can shine making cheese in a small team (10 people, less than half that in the makeroom) to grow our production and grow the level of excellence in our practice and cheeses. Duties are primarily cheesemaking, sanitation and cheese care, but include one day a week of wholesale sales support and overseeing staff when the Head Cheesemaker is not present.
+ One year cheesemaking or similar equivalent apprenticeship/internship required.
HACCP familiarity or ServeSafe Certifcation a nice bonus but not absolute.
this position is PAID: salaried, less than 50k
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