Production Worker

Position Summary:

Sonoma Creamery is a dynamic company with new on-trend healthy cheese snack products. We were founded in 1931 and have a tremendous heritage of quality and innovation. Since 2012 we have been under new ownership and have expanded our fresh cheese product line to healthy cheese snacks which are all-natural, gluten free, and high in protein. As we grow, we are looking for talented, positive, and hard-working individuals to join our team, and we are currently hiring for entry level Production roles.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Assist in the production and packaging of an innovative, heathy snack product. Read and follow detailed procedures.
  • Work safely and efficiently at all times; follow food safety protocols to ensure high quality products.
  • Learn a variety of tasks and rotate throughout the production and packaging areas.
  • Be a part of a genuine team environment in a small, growing company.
  • Take initiative, and seek additional training or direction as needed.
  • High performers who take initiative will have opportunities for advancement as the company grows.
  • This is a temp to hire position; top performers who meet the below qualifications will have the opportunity to be hired on directly after 3-6 months.
  • Direct, full-time employees are eligible for benefits including holidays, vacation, and health care.

Qualifications:

  • Reliable, hard-working, team player
  • High School Diploma or equivalent work experience
  • Manufacturing experience preferred
  • Must have flexible schedule
  • Must be able to lift 20+ pounds
  • Detail-oriented, strong math skills
  • Bilingual (English/Spanish) is a plus; must be able to read and communicate in English
  • Submit resume and cover letter to: careers@sonomacreamery.com. Please specify “Production” in the subject line.
  • Rate: $12.50/hr

Brand Ambassador

Position Summary:

We are looking for outgoing, extroverted people who are fun, upbeat, and love interacting with people. Candidates with strong interpersonal skills, a positive attitude, and an energetic personality are strongly encouraged to apply. This position is a part-time contract positions that is perfect for anyone looking for a flexible work schedule!

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Conduct demonstrations in area stores
  • Engage customers and communicate features and benefits to consumers
  • Arrive punctually and in provided professional attire.
  • Build positive relationships with store managers and personnel
  • Accurately report demo activity on demo report forms and email all paperwork and pictures to the office.
  • You will be assessed on sales numbers and building brand awareness.

Qualifications:

  • Retail sales and customer service experience.
  • Relevant experience in in-store demonstration, sales, field marketing, and event promotion are preferred.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills. Must be a relationship builder from store staff to consumer.
  • Reliable transportation, current driver's license and auto insurance.
  • Must have daily internet access, email and access to a printer.
  • Ability to set-up and break down demo materials, and to clean demo site at the end of shift.
  • Ability to stand for up to four hours at a time and lift up to 20 lbs.
  • Must be at least 18 years of age.