Work with us

Cheese Maker

We are on the lookout for a cheese maker to join our growing business. No previous cheese making experience necessary but some experience with fermentation and/or food production preferred. 


Main duties:

  • Producing Graceburn, from milk collection to packing you will take a leading role in the production of our award winning marinated soft cheese Graceburn

  • Assisting with the production of Edmund Tew & Cream Cheese 

  • Maturing Edmund Tew, daily washing and turning.

  • Cleaning, there will be a lot of cleaning. 


Required Skills and Qualities:

  • Attention to detail

  • Familiarity with HACCP systems 

  • Excellent communication skills.

  • Forklift experience (this can be provided on the job)

  • A love of good food and where it comes from.

  • Ability to work both alone and as part of a small team.

  • Own transport is essential as you will need to be able to get our dairy in rural Kent.


Hours & Pay

  • 5 shifts per week including one shift on the weekend, early starts and/or late finishes

  • Pay will depend on experience 


To apply send us a copy of your CV and  brief description explaining why you are the person for the job to     @blackwoodscheeseco

To apply plese send a brief description of why you are the person for the jab along with a copy of you CV to