TO APPLY: Email resume, cover letter, and three references to hr@champlainorchards.com. No calls, please.



Main Job Tasks and Responsibilities

  • Ability to work independently and with team of alcohol production staff and Champlain orchards staff

  • Monitor and execute all production steps including following Standard Operating Procedures for:

    • must analysis, fermentation

    • additions of yeast, sulfite, nutrients and/or other additives as needed

    • settling, racking, and cold stabilization

    • filtrations and fining

    • blending, bottling, labeling

    • warehousing of cased goods

    • Assist Cider Maker with record-keeping

  • Cleaning and sanitation.

    • last 30 minutes each day, reserved for cleaning equipment and Cidery

    • sanitation of vessels, hoses, and production equipment before and after use

    • organize dry goods, equipment, Cidery for easy access and use

  • Assist in filling orders of self-distribution and FOB shipments to distributors

  • Assist with monthly audits of bottled and bulk cider inventories

  • Ensure company standards for food safety, proper food handling practices, sanitation, and productive are maintained, completing all Food Safety records as required.


Education and Experience requirements

The position requires an individual who has Degree in Science, Microbiology or technology and/or at least two years of related experience in Cidery, brewery, winery, or related industries.  


Abilities required

The individual needs to be comfortable and willing to work long, physical hours every day. Be able to lift 50 lbs, and push heavy pallet jacks. Be comfortable operating a fork lift and with operating equipment with high pressure and electricity.  Have a working knowledge of pumps, hoses, tanks, filters, and other process equipment. Safe handling and practices with cleaning and process chemicals. Be able to perform relevant chemical analysis and calculations.

The individual shall possess the character qualities of being honest, trustworthy, respectful, and have sound work ethics.


NOTE:  This job description is not intended to be all-inclusive. Employee may perform other related duties as negotiated to meet the ongoing needs of the organization.



Champlain Orchards, Inc is currently looking for a team player to fill the position of Delivery Driver. The successful candidate will be responsible for ensuring timely delivery of goods to predetermined customers on specific routes, reviewing orders prior to delivery, loading and unloading trucks and providing exceptional customer service to our client base. 


Skills, requirements and attributes:

  • Valid Class B license, CDL-A is advantageous
  •  Minimum 1 years’ experience as a Delivery Driver
  • Clean driving record
  • Background check and drug test
  • Strong customer service skills 
  • Possess a positive and professional attitude


Job Description:


  • Conduct inspections of vehicle before departing to deliver goods 
  • Pack and load products onto trucks according to company’s specifications 
  • Deliver orders to customers on assigned routes 
  • Maintain ongoing communication with route dispatcher 
  • Unload goods as per client specifications 
  • Review deliveries with customers to ensure products meet their needs 
  • Obtain delivery confirmations from each customer 



Shipping Department Loader: 


Champlain Orchards (Shoreham) is seeking a full-time staff member who will help ensure trucks are loaded properly for delivery. The job entails frequent lifting of 40 lb. cases. Approximate hours are 12 noonuntil loading is completed. To start immediately.


Email resume, cover letter, and three references to hr@champlainorchards.com. No calls, please.