Production Operator - $17.25/hour

Manufacturing/Operations Bakersfield, California


The only thing more fun than eating ice cream? Making it! Come do both!

Pay Rate: $17.25/hour
Medical, dental, vision, and more!
Quarterly incentive bonus!
401(K) match + Additional Company Contributions!
12 hour shifts, predictable schedule, 3 day weekend every other weekend, 60 more days off a year!

At Dreyer’s Grand Ice Cream, we are excited to start a new chapter of accelerated growth as part of Froneri – a global pure-play ice cream leader. Come help us transform DGIC into the #1 ice cream brand! With nearly 100 years of winning experience in the U.S, a robust portfolio of powerhouse brands that consumers know and love such as Häagen-Dazs, Drumstick, Dreyer’s & Edy’s, and the backing and coaching of European-based ice cream experts, we know we have the winning recipe.

Headquartered in Oakland, the Bay Area’s hub for up and coming food trends, our teams across our offices and factories are raising the bar on all things ice cream. We are investing in significant capital expansions to grow our Operations and Supply Chain and are transforming how we work at every level to become agile, accelerate growth and elevate our quality. With a renewed focus on frozen treats, our tight-knit team of ambitious innovators are fully immersed in the business and encouraged to flex and make decisions quickly. We are committed to pursuing every great idea and delivering the best ice cream experience for our consumers, when and where they want it. Unleash your potential at Dreyer’s Grand Ice Cream and discover what a sweet career we have in store for you!

The Production Operator is responsible for the effective and consistent support of the line you are assigned to. They are always working to achieve production targets through effective interaction with the team. They will have a good understanding of the machinery & ensure they achieve the desired results in terms of Quality, Safety, Hygiene and Waste.


Role and Activity

  • To ensure your areas are clean, always organized and operating under discipline
  • Operate to standard operating procedures in area assigned
  • Ensure limited water is used when cleaning with “clean as you go” principle
  • Ensure effective hand over with the next shift
  • Drive the production process to ensure that the products produced meet customer specification, quality, and food safety standards
  • To ensure production meets targeted outputs through effective control of the manufacturing process
  • To communicate effectively with the entire team
  • Ensure health and safety requirements are fully met and a positive safety culture is maintained throughout the line
  • Ensure you walk the talk always using the looking eyes, attend to the issues as and when they happen
  • Other duties as assigned



High School diploma or GED required