Assistant Cider Maker

Dependent on Experience
21 Mar 2017
17 Apr 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Assistant Cider Maker

Cornish Orchards is one of the fastest growing brands in the drinks industry, producing award winning, exceptional quality cider and soft drinks from our farm in Duloe, South East Cornwall.

Are you a Science graduate looking for an opportunity to apply your learning? Are you keen to work with your hands, not at a desk? Do you want a career in a successful and rapidly growing business? If so, read on, we may have the role for you………

A fantastic opportunity has arisen for an individual to join the team as an Assistant Cider Maker. Previous experience within brewing, wine making or cider making is an advantage but not essential as full training will be given. 
Key Accountabilities:

  • Assist the Head Cider Maker and team in all cider making and soft drink production and process including:
  • Maturation and fermentation processes.
  • Blending of cider and soft drinks.
  • Filtration.
  • Product testing and analysis.
  • Accurate record keeping.
  • Maintaining stock levels of ingredients.
  • Driving product quality, consistency and efficiency. 
  • Develop and implement knowledge of principles and processes of cider making and soft drink production.
  • Maintaining hygiene, food safety and health & safety standards

In order to be considered for this role, you must have great attention to detail; passion for cider and the drinks industry; the ability to take direction; enthusiasm and commitment; a desire for a career in cider making; and be hard working with a positive attitude.

The role involves physical activity so a degree of physical fitness is required.

Salary: Dependent on experience
Hours: Monday to Friday (40 hours)

If you are interested in applying for this role, please send your CV and covering letter by by clicking apply before Friday 7th April.