Chocolate Production Assistant Fruition Chocolate Works
- Date Posted September 30, 2020
- Location Shokan, NY
- Category Culinary / Production
- Job type Full-Time
At Fruition we begin by selecting ethically sourced and flavorful cocoa beans. Using traditional and modern techniques, we handcraft our award-winning line of chocolates and confections with an eye to detail.
Fruition is a small batch bean to bar chocolate workshop located in the Catskill Mountains of New York. We're a small but rapidly growing company that has won several awards for our chocolate and confections both domestically and internationally. With meticulous attention to detail, we slowly roast and stone grind carefully selected cocoa beans to accentuate their inherent flavor. We take advantage of the bounty of New York's Hudson Valley, and collaborate with fruit growers, dairy farmers, bakers, distillers, and apiaries in our products.
About the Position:
We are seeking a motivated, reliable, and talented individual to assist with chocolate making and confectionery work, including roasting, sorting, winnowing, molding, creating filled chocolates, and pan coating. May occasionally help with packaging, special events, or sales.
- Pastry and baking experience a must
- Chocolate experience strongly preferred
- Ability to lift 50 pounds
- Quick to learn
- Stellar references
- Positive attitude and work ethic
- Sense of urgency
- Constantly working on improving his/her craft
Work in the beautiful Hudson Valley in Shokan, only 15 minutes from Kingston, Woodstock, and Phoenicia. Only 5 minutes from the Ashokan Reservoir. Only 35 minutes from skiing/snowboarding. Less than an hour from the Culinary Institute of America, and just 2 hours from NYC! Compensation this position is : hourly, $15-20/hr Application instructions