Head Cheesemaker

Cricket Creek Farm
October 10, 2017
Job Type
Posting Duration
30 days


Primary Tasks

  • Work with our existing staff in a collaborative team environment, providing leadership and structure in the creamery.
  • Lead the production of all the cheeses in our current repertoire (8 cheeses).
  • Following the maintenance and sanitation protocols.
  • Helping to teach apprentices all facets of cheese making
  • Troubleshoot recipes/inconsistencies with the products as needed and help apprentices refine their practices and work out problems with the cheeses as appropriate.
  • Maintaining all required records, inventories, recipes, and data collected.
  • Bringing an upbeat and positive attitude, being a leader on the farm.  We expect the person in this position to always be on time, always stick to a schedule, help keep apprentices on track, and bring positive energy and enthusiasm to work every day.

Skills & Experience


  • 1-2 years of cheese making experience
  • Very much in love with cheese
  • Excited about the opportunity to work at a small and growing company

How to Apply

To apply: Please visit www.cricketcreek.farm.com for more information and application instructions.