work at pierre's

We strive for excellence in everything we do.
If this also inspires you, we invite you to consider a position at our company.

Because we care

  • We care about our customers.

  • We care about our team members and their families.

  • We care about our community.

Apply today and join our team!

Our company began in 1932 as a small scoop shop in Cleveland’s MidTown neighborhood.

Today, we are a leading producer of ice cream and other frozen delights. Even though we now operate from a modern, sustainable production facility, we still value fun, fairness and excellence in everything we do – just like in the early days.

At Pierre’s Ice Cream Company, culinary craftsmanship meets food science and innovation. We make award-winning classics and original creations from only the finest ingredients. However, producing hundreds of our own treats and private label products is only part of our story.

Every product, every flavor – every smile on every customer’s face – starts with our dedicated, caring team. If creativity, integrity and teamwork inspire you, we invite you to apply for an open position at our company.

current openings

Maintenance Supervisor - Second Shift

Full TimeCleveland

We are currently seeking an experienced, self-motivated, hands-on Maintenance Supervisor for the second shift maintenance functions to ensure that equipment and facilities for our plant and distribution center are operating at maximum efficiency. We offer a pleasant work environment, as well as a competitive salary and benefit plan. Benefits include medical, dental, vision, short and long-term disability and a 401(k) plan with Company match.

Responsibilities

Safe operation of ammonia refrigeration system and equipment.

Repair and maintain all production and distribution equipment.

Work closely with Production, Distribution, and Quality Assurance managers to effectively coordinate maintenance work.

Perform PMs using Company supplied software and ensure timely completion.

Ensure safe operations and enforce LOTO, Food Defense, Food Safety and Food Quality Plans, GMPs, HACCP programs.

Qualifications

High school diploma or GED equivalent

Minimum 5-10 years previous facility maintenance experience.

Solid working knowledge of facility and equipment maintenance.

Certification and experience operating ammonia refrigeration system and knowledge of Process Safety Management a plus.

Solid knowledge of OSHA regulations.

Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills.

Good Microsoft Office skills.

*To be considered, complete our online application. A pre-employment background check and drug screen is required.

Questions may be directed to emp@pierres.com.

Mix Room Operator - Second Shift

Full TimeCleveland

Responsibilities

Blend raw materials and operate mix room equipment & controls to the specifications and formulas.

Ensure effective pasteurization of ice cream mixes through the HTST system.

Effectively clean and sanitize the HTST system using the CIP system within the mix room.

CIP the mix lines, batch tanks, cream silos, mix silos, blending system, and related components.

Receive raw materials including but not limited to: cream, sweeteners, etc.

Retrieve and stage raw materials needed for the day's mix run.

Manually clean work area and specific parts/pieces throughout and after the production shift.

Accurately complete Company documentation.

Availability for present schedule: Sunday 6am-6:30pm; Monday: OFF; Tuesday-Friday: 2pm-10:30pm; Saturday: OFF. Additional overtime and/or weekends as required.

Qualifications

High school diploma or GED equivalent required.

Related experience is preferred.

Good oral and written communication skills.

Strong math aptitude.

Good computer/internet skills.

Knowledge of GMPs, SOPs, and SQF policies.

*To be considered, complete our online application. A pre-employment background check and drug screen is required.

Questions may be directed to emp@pierres.com.

Production Support/Sanitation - Second Shift

Full TimeCleveland

Responsibilities

Assist Production Operator as needed.

Assist in maintaining counts and monitor usage of ingredients, ice cream mix, and packaging materials.

Operate down stream packaging equipment.

Retrieve stock from warehouse as needed.

Pre-op equipment set-ups and post-op sanitation.

Clean and maintain work areas.

Availability for present schedule: Monday-Friday: 2pm-10:30pm or as required. Overtime and/or weekends as required.

Qualifications

High school diploma or GED equivalent required.

Related experience is preferred.

Good oral and written communication skills.

Good math skills.

Knowledge of GMPs, SOPs, and SQF policies.

*To be considered, complete our online application. A pre-employment background check and drug screen is required.

Questions may be directed to emp@pierres.com.

Production Operator/Sanitation - Second Shift

Full TimeCleveland

Responsibilities

Operate freezers, ingredient feeders, variegators, and filling equipment; ensuring correct taste, texture and weights.

Maintain counts and monitor usage of ingredients, ice cream mix, and packaging materials.

Accurately complete Company documentation.

Retrieve stock from warehouse as needed.

Pre-op equipment set-ups and post-op sanitation.

Availability for present schedule: Monday-Friday: 2pm-10:30pm or as required; Overtime and/or weekends as required.

Qualifications

High school diploma or GED equivalent required.

Related experience is preferred.

Good oral and written communication skills.

Strong math aptitude.

Good computer/internet skills.

Knowledge of GMPs, SOPs, and SQF policies.

*To be considered, complete our online application. A pre-employment background check and drug screen is required.

Questions may be directed to emp@pierres.com.

Production Packout Room Stacker - Second Shift

Full TimeCleveland

Responsibilities

Stack, sort and palletize cases of ice cream, weighing between 6 and 30 pounds.

Move palletized product using powered and non-powered equipment.

Stretch-wrap and store finished product in plant storage freezer.

Maintain accurate inventory of finished product and ingredients utilizing the computerized inventory system and/or manual counts.

Retrieve and store frozen ingredients as assigned.

Clean and maintain work areas.

Availability for present schedule: Monday-Friday: 2pm-10:30pm or as required. Overtime and/or weekends as required.

Qualifications

High school diploma or GED equivalent required.

Related experience is preferred.

Good oral and written communication skills.

Good math skills.

Knowledge of GMPs, SOPs, and SQF policies.

*To be considered, complete our online application. A pre-employment background check and drug screen is required.

Questions may be directed to emp@pierres.com.

National Account Manager

Full TimeCleveland

Pierre’s Ice Cream Company has an immediate opening for an experienced National Account Manager to join our outstanding team. The National Account Manager leads the company’s efforts to enhance customer relations and develop new business opportunities. Our products are sold in supermarkets, convenience stores, drug stores and food service channels. The National Account Manager focuses on the headquarters and key buying locations, while coordinating closely with field associates and our Marketing team. The National Account Manager reports to the Vice President of Sales.

Responsibilities

Manage sales performance of national accounts.

Identify and contact potential customers for new business opportunities.

Develop sales plan and strategy to increase business opportunities.

Collaborate with sales team to determine selling and marketing strategies.

Represent company at food and trade shows.

Qualifications

Bachelor’s degree. Ten (10) plus years of demonstrated success in a business development or sales role, preferably in the food industry.

Proven ability to interact successfully with executive-level professionals.

Experience in category management.

Results oriented.

Excellent oral, written and presentation skills.

Excellent Microsoft Office skills.

Strong organizational and planning skills.

Ability to travel moderately.

*To be considered, complete our online application. A pre-employment background check and drug screen is required.

Questions may be directed to emp@pierres.com.

Delivery Driver

TBDTBD

Pierre’s Ice Cream Company has immediate openings for experienced CDL Class A and B drivers. This position is responsible for delivering and merchandising ice cream and frozen food products at customer and/or warehouse accounts, placing customer orders, completing pre- and post-trip truck inspections and complying with driver log and all other D.O.T. regulations.

Qualifications

Valid CDL Class A or B license.

2-3 years commercial driving experience.

High school diploma or GED.

Good oral communication skills.

Basic mathematics skills.

Basic computer skills.

*To be considered, complete our online application. A pre-employment background check and drug screen is required.

Questions may be directed to emp@pierres.com.

Warehouse Order Selector

Full TimeCleveland

Pierre's Ice Cream Company has immediate openings for experienced order selectors to work in the freezer warehouse on second shift (2:30 p.m.-11:00 p.m.). Candidates must have the ability to efficiently and accurately pull product to fulfill customer orders using Voxware voice pick software; operate an electric pallet jack; and move and lift up to 50 pounds repetitively.

Qualifications

High school diploma or GED required.

Good math aptitude.

Basic computer skills.

Ability to withstand cold temperatures (-20 degrees F).

*To be considered, complete our online application. A pre-employment background check and drug screen is required.

Questions may be directed to emp@pierres.com.

   

additional opportunities

If you do not see an available position, please feel free to fill out our online application, which will be kept on file for one year. We will contact you should your qualifications match an opening that becomes available.

It takes a team with many talents to scoop up smiles for customers across the country:

Accounting

Human Resources

Information Technology

Maintenance

Marketing

Production Management

Product Development

Production

Quality Assurance

Sales

Transportation

Warehouse

Accounting

Human Resources

Information Technology

Maintenance

Marketing

Production Management

Product Development

Production

Quality Assurance

Sales

Transportation

Warehouse

apply now!