Cowgirl Creamery & Tomales Bay Foods Careers and Jobs

Assistant Cheesemaker

The Assistant Cheesemakers help with the daily cheese making process and ensure we are making safe, tasty cheese. We work in compliance with food safety policies and local and federal regulations. In this role, you will assist the Lead Cheesemaker in meeting daily production goals and keeping the creamery clean and orderly.

This is a non-exempt, full-time position

What You'll Do:

• Scooping, shaping, and brining cheese
• Working in our cheese aging rooms turning and caring for cheese
• Cleaning and sanitizing equipment and utensils (We have lots of stainless steel equipment and it sparkles!)

What You Bring:

• Reliability, good communication skills, and an eye for efficiency
• A positive attitude and a love of cheese
• Ability to lift and carry up to 50 lb frequently, and to lift and carry up to 10 lb continuously
• Ability to frequently reach above and below shoulder level, stoop and squat
• Ability to work safely in variable temperature environments
• Ability to stand and walk for long periods of time

What We Offer:

• This is a full-time, non-exempt (hourly) position

• Company-sponsored health, dental, vision, and Life/AD&D insurance, 401K, paid vacation and sick days, and a 30% discount

• Bonus perks like swag, coffee & treats to keep you going, and endless Cowgirl cheer!

Cowgirl Creamery & Tomales Bay Foods - Petaluma

2080 Lakeville Hwy, Petaluma, CA 94954