We're Hiring!

Come grow with us! We are looking to fill a position on our beautiful farm, complete with a brand new creamery and underground aging caves located in the foothills of WNC. The farm is 226 acres located in Columbus, NC which is about 1 hour south of Asheville. We are a small but dedicated group of people that work hard and try to have fun while we work. Looking Glass Creamery is committed to making great farmstead cheese from milk that is produced using sustainable farming practices and educating people about the importance of farming and local food production. We are hiring for the following position:

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Position: Retail Support and Cheesemonger 


 


We are looking for an enthusiastic, positive, and service-oriented person with a passion for eating, sharing and selling great food! 

Looking Glass Creamery has a small retail shop in beautiful Fairview, NC. We are on the hunt for someone who can work the retail counter (selling cheese, wine, beer, meats, all things tasty!) as well as prepare, deliver and explain cheese plates featuring our cheeses. Our goal is to create an amazing, unique experience by providing our visitors with a great attitude, knowledgeable information and service, and delicious food & drink. 

In this position, you will be expected to:
-Communicate with customers in a friendly, enthusiastic and knowledgeable manner
-Positively respond to direction
-Taste, package, and sell cheese, other specialty foods, wine and beer
-Operate Square POS system
-Prepare attractive cheese plates and other dishes according to specifications
-Be willing to learn and communicate passionately about our products
-Stock products as needed
-Keep a clean working environment

Our ideal characteristics for this position:
-Experience working in customer service, retail and/or the foodservice/hospitality industry preferred.
-Experience working with specialty foods (i.e. cheeses, wines, meats) a plus
-Experience selling in a retail environment preferred
-Has a reputation for giving great service to guests and co-workers
-Can handle multiple tasks at one time
-Has good problem solving skills
-Has strong interpersonal skills
-Is able to work independently and as a member of a team
-Communicates professionally in person and on the phone
-Can maintain high energy during the entire shift
-Self-motivated and enjoys learning
-Passionate about great food

If this seems like a good fit for you, please email a resume and cover letter to Sean@ashevillecheese.com.

    Job Location: 57 Noble Road, Fairview, NC 28732