Careers at Schoep's Ice Cream



Manufacturing Coach- Production K-Shift

*Training Times may vary between shifts. Training and project work may be on various shifts. Shift is primarily first shift position.

This person will be the Coach for Production. Duties include: knowledge of start-up and shut down of production line, including troubleshooting, making any necessary adjustments, changeovers, and efficient running of all products. The Coach will be responsible for all required job related documentation. Must know all positions in order to understand staffing needs. They will also champion Safety, Quality and have a firm understanding of Process improvements and running cost effectively. Coaches will also participate in Tier meetings. This person must also communicate effectively with co-workers and maintenance. Must also be willing to train members on their shift as well as provide feedback on good and poor performance. Possible weekend work will be required depending on customer demands. Coaches will have overall responsibility for performance of their shift and the established Key Performance Indicators. Coaches will also own all staffing requirements and will operate with a qualified group of members.

Minimum qualifications and expectations:
-Great attendance, 95% expectation to be at work and on time
-Must be able to read and communicate Production Schedules
-Must be able to utilize all daily production paperwork
-Must be able to train new and existing members
-Knowledge of machinery operation; setup, tear down, and normal running
-Must have working knowledge of General Production Worker positions
-Must be able to complete Lot Tracking information
-Must instill “Can Do” attitude for department
-Must be able to work independently with minimal Supervision
-Must be able to participate in weekly and daily Team meetings
-Must be able to complete daily Quality Audits
-Must participate in Standard Operating Procedure redesign as it relates to department
-Must be committed to team work and holding members accountable
-Must be able to balance projects and online performance
-Must be able to participate in meetings for production and others
-Must be able to use email, phone and other communication devices
-Must be able to complete shift reports and data analysis
-Must staff assigned areas to promote effective teams and team work
-Expected Floor presence is 60%

Sanitation Assembler—3rd Shift

Schoep’s is seeking a third shift Assembler to join our team. This Sanitation Team Member must take pride in keeping others safe from food safety threats. This position involves disassembling production machinery, cleaning and re-assembling according to the next day’s production schedule. This position will require a general knowledge of basic mechanics and hand tools. This position is fast paced and involves manual cleaning with industrial strength chemicals. Also responsible for completing preventive maintenance work on product contact and industrial chemical equipment.



Wisconsin’s largest ice cream company is seeking an accounting professional to join our growing Madison company.  This Accountant position is responsible for all aspects of payroll processing and the accounts payable and receivable functions. This position will also prepare weekly cash flow projections for management. Previous accounting experience and organizational skills required. Computer skills required include advanced Microsoft Word/Excel, and experience with Microsoft Navision a plus. We offer a competitive salary commensurate with experience and an attractive benefit package. Send resume, references and salary requirements to address below or click "Apply Now."


1st and 2nd Shift Freezer/Warehouse Members--Manufacturing Drive/Division Street

The Freezer/Warehouse Member position is responsible for the loading and unloading of trucks, proper storage of product, accurate picking and receiving of product, maintaining work areas in a sanitary manner and maintaining proper product rotation.  This position is responsible for the storage and handling of product in accordance with manufacturer's recommendations, internal food safety requirements, organic requirements; and FDA, WDATCP and USDA regulatory requirements.  Requires previous forklift experience.  We are looking for hard-working, dependable individuals willing to work 2nd shift.  Competitive pay and benefits.


Production Machine Packers and Operators

Wisconsin's largest ice cream company is looking for several hard working, detail-oriented, dependable individuals to work as Production Machine Packers and Machine Operators on our second shift (may train on first shift).  Food processing and/or packing experience in a manufacturing environment preferred.  Excellent attendance is a must.  Competitive pay and benefits.


Maintenance Technicians

We are Wisconsin's largest ice cream company and we are looking for Maintenance Technicians to join our 2nd and 3rd shift team.  This is a dynamic team that is focused on doing quality work.  You will be using your skills and talents to help produce Wisconsin's finest ice cream.  General machinery and mechanical maintenance experience is a must.  Experience with filling equipment, refrigeration, pneumatic systems, electrical, PLCs & welding are a plus.  If this interests you we offer hourly pay commensurate with experience and an attractive benefit package. 


Please click on "APPLY NOW" or apply in person Mon-Fri between 8-4 or forward resume or letter of application to:

2070 Helena Street
P.O. Box 3249
Madison, WI 53704
Fax: 1-866-293-3009

***Equal Opportunity Employer***


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