We’re always accepting applications for hard-working, friendly, talented people to join our team!
At DeBrand Fine Chocolates we have a well-established reputation for producing outstanding product and providing excellent customer service. We strive to make the DeBrand experience truly exceptional for both our customers and our employees. We know that to maintain these high standards we must continue to hire individuals who are striving for that same level of excellence in their own lives.
Whether working in our production kitchens, one of our chocolate shops or in our corporate office, we seek individuals who are excited by the prospect of working independently and as a member of a team. We desire employees who wish to share their talents with us in order to help us meet and even surpass our high standards.
At DeBrand we want to work with individuals who are self-motivated, willing to learn, think and care, not only about the products we provide, but also the customers we serve and the employees we work alongside. If we find that you and DeBrand are a good match for one another, we hope you will take pride in being a member of our team! We want our employees’ experience to be both challenging and rewarding. We try to live by the “Golden Rule” in regards to both our customers and our employees, and we look for individuals who strive to do the same.
DeBrand, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. DeBrand does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, creed, national origin, sex, age, veteran status or any ADA defined disability. No question on this application is intended to secure information to be used for such discrimination.
Kitchen Production Staff
We are looking for motivated individuals to join our production team in our fast-paced kitchens. Qualified applicants should:
• Work quickly and efficiently with their hands
• Work well on their own or in a group on a production line
• Be comfortable working on their feet all day
• Be willing to rotate into other departments as needed
• Be dedicated to thinking and caring about what they are doing each and every day
• Want to have fun and challenge themselves and those around them
• Take pride in making delicious, gourmet chocolates
Hours – Full Time
Shift – Flexibility Required
Oversee set up, training of operators, and day-to-day efficiencies on multiple production machines:
•L-Bar Sealer and Shrink Wrapping
•Operate each and any machine in normal production as needed
•Supervise preventative & repairs of the above as well as other equipment in the kitchen or stores
•Research new machine or automation solutions
• Solid understanding of production equipment and production environments
• Food production experience/knowledge is preferred
• Comfortable using HMI (Human/Machine Interface)
• Comfortable with basic tools to assist with and train machine tear down, cleaning and set up
• Strong leadership skills
• Organized and detail oriented
• Strong written and verbal communication skills
• Ability to make quick decisions and multitask
• Must be able to lift 50 lbs
DeBrand produces only the finest gourmet chocolate products and each piece of chocolate must meet the highest standards. Responsibilities and job functions include, but are not limited to the following:
• Machine Operation / Setup
Should have a good understating of working with production machinery.
Should be able to work with touch screen HMI (Human/Machine Interface)
Should be able to take a logical approach to making appropriate machine adjustments to achieve
the desired results
Must be able to work with basic tools to do machine tear down / cleaning / setup
• Basic leadership skills
The machine operator will be responsible for the pace of the line production
• Quality conscious
Ability to maximize efficiencies
Strong written and verbal communication skills
Ability to make quick decisions and multitask
Comfortable in production and able to safely and repeatedly lift up to 50 lbs.
CNC machine setup and operation a plus
Shop / Kitchen / Mail Order
We are looking for friendly, sharp individuals; people who can learn about and sell our chocolates, assemble our ‘made from scratch’ desserts and make various espresso drinks. If you would like to work in a first-class environment with quality people and a well regarded product, DeBrand may be the place for you. Our Kitchen requires people who work well, quickly and efficiently with their hands. Our thriving Mail Order Dept. also needs customer-service oriented workers with computer skills, phone skills, and the ability and desire to package shipping products, while working in a strong team atmosphere.
DeBrand is immediately hiring a motivated individual to train in both our growing Wholesale Division and our fast-paced chocolate making kitchen. This position offers a wide variety of day to day tasks from processing wholesale orders to helping manufacture and package our gourmet chocolates, as well as occasional light office admin. work.
We are looking for top-notch, dedicated people to manage or assist in our chocolate shops, kitchen as well as our mail order dept. If you’re excited about the idea of working in a first-class environment with top quality products, then this could be the job for you. This is a great opportunity with a growing company that has an outstanding reputation. Management experience is required, although there is also the possibility of promotion to management once you have proven to be a great asset to the company as an associate.
Strong computer knowledge as well as office administrative background is required. Customer service skills, the ability to multi-task and work in a strong team-oriented atmosphere are crucial. Additional responsibilities in the chocolate shop, kitchen and mail order dept. are often necessary.