Employment Opportunities

PT Cheesemaking Assistant 22-30 hrs/week  $13-15/hr

Join our small on-farm cheese production team! Interesting environment, fast-paced but relaxed atmosphere and includes many cheese perks. Work includes significant production cleanup and sanitation, prepping cheese for orders & farmers markets, packing & shipping, assisting with cheesemaking and cheese tending.

Ideal candidate will have a passion for cheese, be able to work well in a variety of environments and contribute to a positive work atmosphere. The position requires ability to prioritize and problem solve. Must be able to lift 50 pounds, work standing for long periods and quickly adjust to shifting tasks. Previous experience in food industry essential, experience with cheese or cheesemaking preferred. FSMA, HACCP, and PQCI knowledge useful. Ongoing education and training provided.

Part-time, 22-30 hours per week with potential for full-time. Primarily Mon-Fri hours (daytime) with some short rotating Sat a.m hours. Compensation based on experience $13-15/hr, includes cheese CSA & paid vacation time.

To apply, email including resume/work experience and why you’d like to join our farm team at cheese@shepherdswayfarms.com

To find out more about us please check out this short Off90 PBS video https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Y-WU2DhZR4Q


WEEKEND AM 6-11AM  and PM 3-9pm

Additional weekday hours may also be available  


Join our small farm team, caring for dairy sheep (& lambs during lambing season), milking and being part of our farm-to-table food production.  Shepherd’s Way Farms offers flexibility and an interesting, varied environment.  

We are looking for energetic, reliable people who work well with animals and find satisfaction in a job well done. The work requires stamina, attention to detail and to the big picture, the ability to lift 50 lbs and a can-do work style. Animal experience preferred, skidsteer experience useful. Compensation based on experience & productivity, $12-15/hour and includes paid time off and a cheese CSA share. 

To apply, email us at cheese@shepherdswayfarms.com, including work experience/resume and why you are interested in joining our farm team.