Contact informationFarm Address:
100 Chase Road
Pine Plains, New York , 12567
Primary Contact: 4153172428
Internship informationGeneral Farm Description: Chaseholm Farm Creamery makes small batch, artisanal cheese. The Creamery is located on the multi-generational Chaseholm Farm, just outside of Pine Plains, NY.
CRAFT Member Farm? No
Internship Starts: 4/1/2020
Internship Ends: open ended
Number of Internship Available: 3
Application Deadline: no deadline
Minimum Length of Stay: 6 months
Full time + part time Cheesemaker Positions
Educational Opportunities: You will assist in all aspects of cheesemaking; it is an excellent opportunity to learn a new craft. Job duties will include milk receiving, pasteurizing, cheese production, administering cleaning and sanitation protocols, general plant and equipment cleaning, cheese ripening & affinage, cheese packaging and labeling.
Skills Desired: Experience in the field of cheesemaking is not required but a strong work ethic and team spirit are a prerequisite. We encourage achievers who can work hard, fast and efficient and who may be interested in earning more working ‘overtime’. Work can be physically demanding at times; an ideal candidate should be able to lift 30 lbs comfortably.
Stipend: Pay starts at $13/hour for part time work and $15/hour for full time work (with experience), with time and a half for Overtime. Reliable transportation, a valid driver’s license, and social security number are required.
Preferred method of Contact: email