Come work with us!

Red­head Cream­ery is a fam­ily-run and owned, farm­stead cheese­mak­ing oper­a­tion. We uti­lize the milk from our family’s 200-cow dairy herd, Jer-Lindy Farms. We are com­mit­ted to pro­duc­ing the highest quality food, and pro­duc­ing a sus­tain­able busi­ness in envi­ron­men­tal, fis­cal and social aspects. And, most importantly, we love what we do! We're a passionate bunch who like to work hard as well as have fun, so if this sounds like a good fit... keep reading about our specific job openings and how to apply! We are always looking for great people! If you don’t see any open positions (or a position that is of interest), we will be hiring again soon.


We are seeking a driver to help us get our ridiculously good cheeses and other locally sourced products to our wholesale and retail customers.
Our delivery routes are once a week, rotating biweekly between the Twin Cities on Wednesday and Fargo on Thursday. Typically, shifts will run 7am-4pm but can vary depending on season and driver availability.
All drivers are placed on our insurance and use our company vehicle for deliveries - a GMC Savana we lovingly refer to as The Cheese Van. We also use Routific, a routing software, to dispatch all delivery routes, communicate approximate time with our customers, and track deliveries.

Hourly, starting at $16/hr, can increase depending on experience.


Essential duties

  • Gives excellent service to our customers.
  • Performs the accurate & timely distribution of deliveries and pick-ups on a once weekly route.
  • Maintains delivery logs.
  • Keeps food safety a top priority.
  • Communicates as needed between accounts and RHC team.
  • Maintains cleanliness of RHC’s delivery van.
  • Exercises strict adherence to city parking and traffic regulations.

Secondary Duties:

  • During high volume seasons, may be asked to run a twice weekly route.
  • May be asked to help and assist with special events and projects.
  • Last minute deliveries and pick-ups based on availability and demand.

Physical Demands

  • Must lift and carry up to 50lbs safely.
  • Must be sitting for long periods of time.

Required Qualifications

  • Education: High school diploma or equivalent.
  • Must have valid driver's license with clean driving record.
  • Must have clean background check.
  • Must be available for standing Wednesday and Thursday delivery routes, with possibility of additional routes.

Some personal characteristics of successful candidates are

  • Creative problem solvers
  • Friendly and personable
  • Prompt and reliable
  • Detail oriented
  • Always growing and learning
  • Comfortable with driving a delivery vehicle
  • Comfortable driving in Moorhead/Fargo area
  • Comfortable driving Minneapolis/St. Paul area
  • Comfortable with spreadsheets and phone applications.

Redhead Creamery is an equal opportunity employer.

Redhead Creamery, Fargo, Twin Cities

Please send resume, cover letter, and two references to alise@redheadcreamery.com. Ref­er­ences will be con­tacted only for those appli­cants deemed most appro­pri­ate.


Red­head Cream­ery is hiring an assis­tant cheese­maker! We are looking for part or full time availability. This position is responsible for ensuring that Redhead Creamery’s food prod­ucts meet stan­dards set by the com­pany and reg­u­la­tory author­i­ties. While experience with food is a plus, you do not need to know how to make cheese! We will show you.
Shifts are from 5am to 3pm, three to five times a week.

Begins at $16/hr
Farm and pro­ducer trips
20% employee discount


Essential Duties

  • Assist with post-make clean up, which includes washing equipment, tools, molds, tables, tubs, and pipes.
  • Keeps food safety a top priority.
  • Assist with the cheesemaking process, which includes draining, stirring, salting, and hooping.
  • Assist with affinage work, which includes flipping, brushing, and washing.
  • Assist with packaging and shipping, which includes bagging, wrapping, sealing, and boxing cheese as well as shipping out insulated packages to retail and wholesale customers.
  • Ensure safety standards are being met and recorded.
  • Taste cheese!

Secondary Duties

  • Develop Standard Operating Procedures.
  • Assist with events when needed.

Physical Demands
Must be able to lift 50 lbs safely.
Must be able to handle a moldy environment with the use of PPE.
Some personal characteristics of successful candidates are

  • Detail oriented.
  • Loves a clean and tidy work environment.
  • Thrives with varied responsibilities and daily tasks.
  • Self starter.
  • Works well with a team and goes out of their way to be helpful.
  • Always learning and growing.
  • An effective communicator.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience in Dairy or Food Manufacturing.
  • Expe­ri­ence with FSMA, USDA or FDA food requirements.
  • Degree in Dairy Man­u­fac­tur­ing, Dairy Sci­ence, Food Sci­ence or related field.

Redhead Creamery
31535 463rd Ave, Brooten, MN 56316

Can­di­dates are asked to send a cover let­ter, résumé, and two references to alise@redheadcreamery.com. Ref­er­ences will be con­tacted only for those appli­cants deemed most appro­pri­ate.

Review of appli­ca­tions will begin imme­di­ately and the posi­tion will remain open until filled. For fur­ther infor­ma­tion, please con­tact Alise Sjostrom at 320–346-2246 or use the contact form here.