Ice Cream Production Manager Position

Ice Cream Production Manager

Kilby Cream in Colora, MD, seeks motivated individual to lead new ice cream production line. The right candidate will work with owners to build an ice cream team and develop ice cream production SOPs to produce consistent, high-quality ice cream.

Ice cream to be manufactured on new ice cream line- continuous flow GRAM freezer, ripple pump, and ingredient feeder. Produce and inventory ice cream for Kilby Cream retail store, seasonal ice cream shops, and year-round retailers. Ice cream is packaged in 3 gal round tubs, with a StanPac Flex E Fill utilized to fill 56 oz, 16 oz, and 8 oz rounds.

Ice cream team’s duties will include, but not be limited to:

  • Monitor ice cream orders and plan weekly production schedule
  • Inventory ice cream supplies (inclusions, ingredients, containers) and request reorders as necessary.
  • Work with HTST operator to ensure adequate ice cream mix to fill production requirements.
  • Maintain necessary temperature recording charts.
  • Maintain detailed, up to date records on ice cream production.
  • Develop and maintain Sanitation SOPs for equipment and production area.
  • Clean, organize, maintain storage areas for ice cream equipment, ingredients, other supplies.

Ideal candidate will be flexible with job description and be willing to work where needed, as the need arises. Preference given to those with management experience and experience in dairy/food production.

Position offers competitive salary.

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Cherry Grove Farm Summer Internship

Cherry Grove Farm is currently hiring for a summer internship starting in May or June 2018 (length of internship negotiable) to work with a small dairy herd in central New Jersey.  Previous dairy experience not required, training will be provided.  A weekly stipend, shared-housing and farm store discount are part of the compensation.

To learn more about the internship visit:
To apply: Please send resume, references, dates available, and cover letter to our Farm Production Manager, Andrew Insua at

Cherry Grove Farm is a small, diversified dairy farm and creamery situated on about 400 acres of woodland, wetland and pasture in Lawrenceville, New Jersey, making award-winning farmstead cheeses from our grass-fed raw cows’ milk. Our cheeses are made in small batches and aged on the farm, with attention paid to the craft of artisanal cheesemaking.

Our dairy cows are a mixed group of Jersey, Milking Shorthorn, Friesian, Red Ayreshire, Dutch Belted and Normande cows. We practice intensive rotational grazing, moving the animals daily to keep the pasture healthy. We also raise a small number of whey-fed pigs, lambs, chickens and grass-fed beef.

To learn more about the farm visit:




A $2000.00 scholarship will be offered to Maryland youth who have carried a dairy project and are enrolled in a four-year college. The Maryland State Fair will sponsor this new scholarship. Scholarship recipient will be selected on the basis of involvement in the dairy industry, academic performance, leadership qualities, future goals, and financial need.

For application and qualifications click here: 2016 MSF – Marlin K Forms