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Love cheese? Ever wanted to learn more about a traditional cheesemaking process, or considered pursuing a career in food manufacturing? We have several vacancies available here at Long Clawson Dairy Ltd, world-renowned producers of Stilton® and Speciality cheeses, situated just over 10 mins from Melton Mowbray.


We’re looking for hardworking, enthusiastic team players who are passionate about working for an award-winning cheese manufacturer.


Key Responsibilities & Accountabilities:

  • Load the machine which wraps Stilton cheese
  • Placing wrapped cheese into crates
  • Operating the cheese piecing machines in the maturation rooms
  • Moving of cheese trolleys
  • Support the line leader in achieving the departmental objectives on the line
  • Timely and accurate end of day dismantling and cleaning of the line, equipment, tools and work area where appropriate
  • Responsible for and ensuring product quality is maintained in accordance with quality standards
  • Undertake relevant training as and when required and perform functions in line with training and work instructions

Experience & Skills:

  • Hardworking and able to work under pressure
  • Good level of fitness – will be required to handle heavy objects, and use a pallet truck or moving aid in accordance with manual handling training
  • Good level of coordination & quality focused
  • Adaptable/flexible to meet requirements and demands of production
  • Basic Food Hygiene Certificate (to be achieved within 6 months)
  • Good standard of spoken and written English


Working hours 6am – 2pm Monday to Friday. Additional hours may be required in response to business needs.

Rate of pay: £10.75 per hour

What can Long Clawson Dairy offer?

Free car parking

Subsidised Canteen serving hot and cold meals


Company Profit Related Bonus

Free drinks

Free PPE

On site Cheese shop with discounted prices

Training provided

Refer a friend scheme – £250 paid if you refer a friend

Overtime available

Life Assurance

Cycle to work scheme


No need for a CV, if you are interested and would like to find out more then simply contact the recruitment team on 01664 822 332 or recruitment@clawson.co.uk