Careers at Barber's 

Barber’s are a committed employer and want our staff to feel valued and very much part of our success story. As such, we offer all our workforce a number of benefits including, competitive pay, and employer contribution pension.

We are the oldest and largest Farmhouse cheese maker in the world with a broad spectrum of careers from Accounting to Silage making. We have our own Engineering department, labs, Cheese production, whey drying, packing and cutting lines and 3500 acres of farm to manage.

We are always on the lookout for talented people. If you're interested in applying for a role with us, please don't hesitate to get in contact. We will also recruit through Facebook and agencies for specialist roles.




Whey Plant Operative/Butter Operative


Based at Maryland Farm, Ditcheat



Due to staff turnover we currently have a vacancy for full time Whey Plant/Butter Room Operator working a two shift pattern.


This role will involve operating and monitoring the whey plant equipment and butter maker, taking and testing sample product as per the company’s standard operating procedures and maintaining a high level of hygiene during all times of the process. 


This role also involves the use of a computer to input parameters using bespoke software, so computer skills are essential.


The ideal candidate will work as part of a team but will also be required to work on their own initiative.  This can be a physically demanding role in an extremely warm working environment.


To apply for this position (please inform your line manager of your intention) complete a company application form and address to Alan Rowsell, (or via email to


Closing Date for internal applications:    Friday 21st December, 2018


This role is not limited to internal applicants and therefore if you know of someone who may be interested in this position then why not recommend us and email them this job vacancy notice!!