Candy Maker/Confections Cook

At Roberts Ferry Gourmet, we create Awesomely Delicious Gourmet Goodies with pride and care for our customers. We are currently searching for a Candy Maker/Confections Cook.



  • Some experience in industrial/commercial cooking or confectionary. 
  • Self-motivated with attention to detail.
  • English skills must be proficient to understand, read, write, and speak English.
  • High School Diploma or GED
  • Must be able to work weekends, holidays and varying shifts.
  • Repeated lifting of at least 25 lbs., and ability to lift up to 60 Lbs.
  • Ability to perform work during prolonged standing up to 8 hours; frequent bending, stooping, crouching, reaching, grasping, feeling and repetitive motion also required.

What Will Put You Ahead

·        Successful completion of culinary school.

·        Specialty culinary courses in candy making, confections or as a chocolatier.

·        Fluent in Spanish.

Key Responsibilities

  • Contributes to efficient production and packaging of candy through quality, safety, and good manufacturing processes.
  • Operates equipment such as dollies, kettles and large pots, in a safe and proficient manner.
  • Measure or weigh ingredients, using scales or measuring containers.
  • Reads and understands formulas/recipes, measurements, and thermometers.
  • Assist in the production of products by working with a small team, keeping quality and safety at the forefront.
  • Record data, such as processing steps, temps, cooking time, and batches processed.
  • Notifies supervisor of any problems or issues.
  • Interact with Management and maintenance personnel to monitor and improve performance of equipment.
  • Participate in new product development and ongoing product improvement.
  • Operates at desired production rate.
  • Performs daily clean-up and sanitation activities.

Salary depends on skills and experience. Family-owned and family-friendly, access to excellent medical, vision & dental plan, and employee discount program. Apply in the form below!



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