Employment

If you believe there’s no wrong way to eat ice cream, then working for Velvet Ice Cream may be for you. As a fourth-generation family owned company, Velvet Ice Cream takes pride in employing the best of the best.

Below are the current positions available. Although, we might not have availability for certain positions at this time, please submit your resume for future consideration. We will certainly keep you in mind and contact you if a position becomes available that matches your interest and background.

Utica, Ohio

Assistant Restaurant Manager

This opening is a full-time position. The person will work directly with the Lead Manager on all Ye Olde Mill functions. S/he will assist the Lead Manager with staff schedules and anticipate appropriate staffing for peak and slow periods. We expect our managers to foster a positive working atmosphere through frequent and effective communications with staff, customers, and upper management and address employee performance issues promptly and efficiently. Candidates should have at least one year of managerial experience, restaurant experience, reliable transportation, a positive attitude, the ability to work days/nights, weekends, and occasional holidays (as needed).

While this is a fast-paced environment, we have a lot of fun during the summer months at Ye Olde Mill. Who can be sad when you are surrounded by ice cream?


Kitchen Associate (Seasonal)

We are currently looking for an experienced individual to become a valuable member of our Kitchen at Velvet Ice Cream’s Ye Olde Mill Restaurant. In this seasonal position, you will support our team of associates to keep our busy kitchen running smoothly. You will be responsible for basic food preparation and food cooking, getting supplies and equipment organized, and general cleaning duties to keep the kitchen areas clean, hygienic, and safe. Candidates should have at least 1 year of kitchen experience, reliable transportation, a positive attitudes, and able to work days/nights, weekends, and occasional holidays (as needed). We can offer a range of availability depending on your hours you can commit.

While this is a fast-paced environment, we have a lot of fun during the summer months at Ye Olde Mill. Who can be sad when you are surrounded by ice cream?


Class-A Semi Driver

Responsible for driving semi loads of our delicious ice cream to our other distribution facilities in Ohio, Indiana and Kentucky. We are looking for someone who can maintain strong relationships with fellow associates and customers safely and courteously. This individual needs to operative delivery vehicles, possess a Class A CDL, perform routine maintenance checks on vehicles, load and unload vehicles lifting as much as 50 pounds, adhere to daily processes and procedures, tolerate subzero temperatures (our ice cream has to stay frozen!) and be able to start your day early in the morning.


Route Sales Representative (Driver)

A Route Sales Representative is a fancy description for the one who delivers all of our tasty ice cream to stores and customers throughout our area. Being a part of our distribution team means being the point contact for our customers and the stores who sell our delicious ice cream. This individual is responsible for selling and safely delivering the products, building courteous relationships with customers and helping us grow our business within your assigned territory. You need to be able to drive a manual transmission vehicles, perform routine maintenance checks on vehicles, load and unload vehicles lifting as much as 50 pounds, adhere to daily processes and procedures, tolerate subzero temperatures (our ice cream has to stay frozen!) and be able to start your day early in the morning.


Freezer / Warehouse

Our new Freezer is looking for a Picker Position. Pickers are responsible for the selection of ice cream products from our -20-degree freezer and loading outbound trucks and trailers traveling throughout the mid-west. They will follow a strategic picking procedure that insures accuracy along with spot-checking for mistakes. They will also need to accurately and efficiently complete order selection, load and unload all outbound/inbound loads, maintain freezer/dock conditions, properly complete and submit necessary paperwork, and maintain safe and compliant freezer conditions.


Part-Time Merchandiser

This person will be assigned a territory directly dealing with stores in an area and responsible for stocking orders to retail floor freezers, placing future orders, communicating with store and department managers, and other tasks as requested. Part-time work can offer a great way to stay connected with your network and industry without the hours demanded by a full-time position and supply you with a supplemental income. Part-time positions can also allow for less time in the office, which means more time for other pieces of life, your families, personal Candidate must be able to work in a sub-zero environment, bend and lift approximately 10-30 lbs., possess a valid driver’s license with a clean driving record and have reliable transportation.In addition, this person will be responsible for encouraging sales of our products, building relationships with customers and helping us grow our business within your assigned territory.


Production

Responsible for making the incredible ice cream we all know and love! You must be 18 to apply. This eager and hardworking individual is responsible for ensuring optimum quality ice cream products through the operation of the filling and packaging of various products. You must be able to commit to working 40 hours a week Monday-Friday with a start time of 6:00 am.


Sanitation Technician

The position is responsible for plant cleaning, sanitation and compliance with all GMP’s, sanitation policies and procedures to ensure compliance with Safe Quality Foods (SQF) standards. Basic knowledge of chemicals is a big plus but not a requirement. An eye for detail and thorough cleaning and reassembly/setup is necessary to ensure the removal of all residue and the proper functioning of the equipment in preparation for the next day production run.

Bucyrus, Ohio

Route Sales Representative (Driver)

A Route Sales Representative is a fancy description for the one who delivers all of our tasty ice cream to stores and customers throughout our area. Being a part of our distribution team means being the point contact for our customers and the stores who sell our delicious ice cream. This individual is responsible for selling and safely delivering the products, building courteous relationships with customers and helping us grow our business within your assigned territory. You need to be able to drive a manual transmission vehicles, perform routine maintenance checks on vehicles, load and unload vehicles lifting as much as 50 pounds, adhere to daily processes and procedures, tolerate subzero temperatures (our ice cream has to stay frozen!) and be able to start your day early in the morning.

Chillicothe, Ohio

Route Sales Representative (Driver)

A Route Sales Representative is a fancy description for the one who delivers all of our tasty ice cream to stores and customers throughout our area. Being a part of our distribution team means being the point contact for our customers and the stores who sell our delicious ice cream. This individual is responsible for selling and safely delivering the products, building courteous relationships with customers and helping us grow our business within your assigned territory. You need to be able to drive a manual transmission vehicles, perform routine maintenance checks on vehicles, load and unload vehicles lifting as much as 50 pounds, adhere to daily processes and procedures, tolerate subzero temperatures (our ice cream has to stay frozen!) and be able to start your day early in the morning.

Cincinnati, Ohio

Route Sales Representative (Driver)

A Route Sales Representative is a fancy description for the one who delivers all of our tasty ice cream to stores and customers throughout our area. Being a part of our distribution team means being the point contact for our customers and the stores who sell our delicious ice cream. This individual is responsible for selling and safely delivering the products, building courteous relationships with customers and helping us grow our business within your assigned territory. You need to be able to drive a manual transmission vehicles, perform routine maintenance checks on vehicles, load and unload vehicles lifting as much as 50 pounds, adhere to daily processes and procedures, tolerate subzero temperatures (our ice cream has to stay frozen!) and be able to start your day early in the morning.


Part-Time Merchandiser

This person will be assigned a territory directly dealing with stores in an area and responsible for stocking orders to retail floor freezers, placing future orders, communicating with store and department managers, and other tasks as requested. Part-time work can offer a great way to stay connected with your network and industry without the hours demanded by a full-time position and supply you with a supplemental income. Part-time positions can also allow for less time in the office, which means more time for other pieces of life, your families, personal Candidate must be able to work in a sub-zero environment, bend and lift approximately 10-30 lbs., possess a valid driver’s license with a clean driving record and have reliable transportation.In addition, this person will be responsible for encouraging sales of our products, building relationships with customers and helping us grow our business within your assigned territory.

Cleveland, Ohio

Route Sales Representative (Driver)

A Route Sales Representative is a fancy description for the one who delivers all of our tasty ice cream to stores and customers throughout our area. Being a part of our distribution team means being the point contact for our customers and the stores who sell our delicious ice cream. This individual is responsible for selling and safely delivering the products, building courteous relationships with customers and helping us grow our business within your assigned territory. You need to be able to drive a manual transmission vehicles, perform routine maintenance checks on vehicles, load and unload vehicles lifting as much as 50 pounds, adhere to daily processes and procedures, tolerate subzero temperatures (our ice cream has to stay frozen!) and be able to start your day early in the morning.


Part-Time Merchandiser

This person will be assigned a territory directly dealing with stores in an area and responsible for stocking orders to retail floor freezers, placing future orders, communicating with store and department managers, and other tasks as requested. Part-time work can offer a great way to stay connected with your network and industry without the hours demanded by a full-time position and supply you with a supplemental income. Part-time positions can also allow for less time in the office, which means more time for other pieces of life, your families, personal Candidate must be able to work in a sub-zero environment, bend and lift approximately 10-30 lbs., possess a valid driver’s license with a clean driving record and have reliable transportation.In addition, this person will be responsible for encouraging sales of our products, building relationships with customers and helping us grow our business within your assigned territory.

Ft. Wayne, Indiana

Route Sales Representative (Driver)

A Route Sales Representative is a fancy description for the one who delivers all of our tasty ice cream to stores and customers throughout our area. Being a part of our distribution team means being the point contact for our customers and the stores who sell our delicious ice cream. This individual is responsible for selling and safely delivering the products, building courteous relationships with customers and helping us grow our business within your assigned territory. You need to be able to drive a manual transmission vehicles, perform routine maintenance checks on vehicles, load and unload vehicles lifting as much as 50 pounds, adhere to daily processes and procedures, tolerate subzero temperatures (our ice cream has to stay frozen!) and be able to start your day early in the morning.

Indianapolis, Indiana

Route Sales Representative (Driver)

A Route Sales Representative is a fancy description for the one who delivers all of our tasty ice cream to stores and customers throughout our area. Being a part of our distribution team means being the point contact for our customers and the stores who sell our delicious ice cream. This individual is responsible for selling and safely delivering the products, building courteous relationships with customers and helping us grow our business within your assigned territory. You need to be able to drive a manual transmission vehicles, perform routine maintenance checks on vehicles, load and unload vehicles lifting as much as 50 pounds, adhere to daily processes and procedures, tolerate subzero temperatures (our ice cream has to stay frozen!) and be able to start your day early in the morning.


Part-Time Merchandiser

This person will be assigned a territory directly dealing with stores in an area and responsible for stocking orders to retail floor freezers, placing future orders, communicating with store and department managers, and other tasks as requested. Part-time work can offer a great way to stay connected with your network and industry without the hours demanded by a full-time position and supply you with a supplemental income. Part-time positions can also allow for less time in the office, which means more time for other pieces of life, your families, personal Candidate must be able to work in a sub-zero environment, bend and lift approximately 10-30 lbs., possess a valid driver’s license with a clean driving record and have reliable transportation.In addition, this person will be responsible for encouraging sales of our products, building relationships with customers and helping us grow our business within your assigned territory.

Louisville, Kentucky

Route Sales Representative (Driver)

A Route Sales Representative is a fancy description for the one who delivers all of our tasty ice cream to stores and customers throughout our area. Being a part of our distribution team means being the point contact for our customers and the stores who sell our delicious ice cream. This individual is responsible for selling and safely delivering the products, building courteous relationships with customers and helping us grow our business within your assigned territory. You need to be able to drive a manual transmission vehicles, perform routine maintenance checks on vehicles, load and unload vehicles lifting as much as 50 pounds, adhere to daily processes and procedures, tolerate subzero temperatures (our ice cream has to stay frozen!) and be able to start your day early in the morning.

If this sounds like you, we want you on our fun and growing team!

Please submit your resumé and cover letter here alongside which position you are applying for. If we think you’ll be a great fit for the Velvet team, we will get in touch! Thank you for your interest in Velvet Ice Cream.