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Craft Oil Production Manager (Full Sun Company)

Organization Full Sun Company
Location 616 Exchange Street
Middlebury, Vermont 05753

Do you have a recent management background in food processing, brewing or distilling? Are you an excellent problem solver and do you possess solid mechanical skills? Are you interested in expanding your abilities, working in a small and fast paced artisan food business, while managing a small team, and a variety of hands-on tasks?

If you answered, yes, yes and yes, Full Sun Company, a Middlebury based, non-GMO verified culinary oil producer, is seeking applications from a demonstrated leader with a background in food or beverage production facility management.

Producing high quality culinary oils is a craft much like brewing, distilling and other small batch (commercial) food processing where close attention to detail, finesse with mechanical food processing equipment, maintaining a positive “can-do” attitude, and food and worker safety, are all paramount.

The ideal candidate has a multi-year background in the kinds of skills and experience noted above, they are a team-oriented collaborator in the work environment, and are open to being trained in all aspects of oilseed mill operation and maintenance.


  • This is a Full Time / daytime position with a high-energy entrepreneurial team.
  • Minimum 2-years recent experience in specialty food or beverage production management is a must. Please don’t reply to this ad if you do not meet this requirement.
  • Additional mechanical experience (i.e., electrical, plumbing, “pumps and motors”, fabrication, etc.) is a real plus
  • Responsibilities include:
  • Craft production and processing of culinary oilseeds,
  • Maintaining the production schedule to meet customer deadlines
  • Managing the production crew (currently 2-3 other employees and growing)
  • Maintaining production logs, manage shipping & receiving, communicate with suppliers
  • And more.

Good starting pay and benefits 

Date Posted March 18th, 2017
Deadline Open until filled
# of Positions Available 1
Categories Food Production, Oilseeds, Food Processing or Manufacturing, Brewery, Distillery / Spirits, Cidery / Hard Cider
Type Full Time
Compensation Commensurate with Experience
How to Apply TO APPLY: • Please reply by email <> • Include a cover note and your resume • Or you can write us to request a full job description • No phone calls or drop-ins, please You can learn about Full Sun by visiting