7513-Dairy-products makers

Job Title: 

Dairy-products makers

Job Description: 

Dairy products makers process butter and various types of cheese, cream or other dairy products.


Tasks include

  • boiling or pasteurizing milk to achieve specified butter fat content separating cream from milk and churning cream into butter
  • dumping measured amounts of starter and other ingredients into milk
  • curdling milk, heating curd until it reaches desired firmness, draining curd and placing cheese into moulds to press it into shape
  • salting cheese and piercing or smearing cheese with cultured wash to develop mould growth
  • placing and turning cheese blocks on shelves to cure cheese
  • monitoring product quality before packaging by inspecting, taking samples and adjusting treatment conditions when necessary
  • recording amounts of ingredients used, test results, and time cycles
Specific Occupations: 

Maker (butter/ cheese)

Maker, dairy products

Maker, ice-cream

International Careers(ISCO): 
Source Of Info: 

Source: Pakistan Bureau of Statistics, PSCO-2357