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We’re looking for the right individuals to join our team that are passionate about food, quality and gelato. 

Prime Gelato handcrafts gelato and sorbet using local milk, eggs, fruits, veggies, herbs, flour etc, directly from our farmers. Passionate about gelato, we went straight to the source and studied the age old craft of artisanal gelato at the Gelato University in Bologna, Italy. Using state of the art Italian pasteurizers and batch freezers we are excited to begin making unforgettable flavours of gelato and sorbet, right here in Thunder Bay. 

As a young start-up company with lofty ambitions of producing amazing gelato pints for food specialty stores and restaurants across the province, we hope to find passionate team members to help achieve that goal.

 If you’re interested in joining our team, please send us your cover letter and resume to jobs@primegelato.ca



  • Team member must be able to provide consistent, world-class work with every single batch.
  • You will need to be available to work part time for early mornings, nights and/or weekends.
  • You must have the ability to multi task, have an eye for detail, and a willingness and take charge to keep the workspace clean.
  • Stamina is imperative to hand-pint for hours, and the ability to work in an exciting, fast-paced environment.
  • Team members will be expected to carry out the day to day production duties such as pint filling, labeling, packaging and dish washing. As well as stand for 8-10 hours at a time and lift 50 pounds. 


  • Be prepared to stand for long shifts
  • Be flexible with shift schedules.
  • Completing cleaning and sanitation schedule.
  • The position would start at 12$ an hour with the potential to make up to 15$ an hour if goals are met. 

To apply for a kitchen position, please apply in person between 11:30am-4pm Monday to Friday and ask to speak to Sandra. 

Prime Gelato
200 Red River Road, Thunder Bay, ON

We thank all candidates for their interest, however only those candidates being considered for an interview will be contacted.

Kitchen Production Worker

As our Brand Ambassador and professional gelato scooper, your friendly approach and ability to provide amazing customer service at all times is what makes you an integral part of our company.


  • Providing exceptional customer service
  • Introducing hundreds of new customers to the wonderful world of gelato and ensuring every customer has a positive experience
  • Acting as floor supervisor in management absence to ensure smooth store operations
  • Actively working to increase customer traffic and reach sales goals through sampling and community initiatives
  • Operating our POS, handling cash & credit/debit transactions
  • Being a leader in executing store operational duties
  • Maintaining store aesthetic by cleaning, stocking and organizing


  • Over 3 years of customer service experience preferably in the food industry
  • Food Safe certified (preferable)
  • Ability to lift up to 50lbs and to stand for up to 8 hours

Brand Ambassador


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Please send your resume and cover letter to jobs@primegelato.ca and include the position you're applying for in the subject line. We offer competitive compensation based on qualifications and hope to be the first living wage leader in Northern Ontario in 2017. 

We thank all candidates for their interest, however only those candidates being considered for an interview will be contacted.