ice cream

Home of the Ice Cream Flight

205 S. 2nd Street, Milwaukee, WI 53204 • (414) 988-2521

Join the Purple Door team

If you value a fun atmosphere of working with others and a commitment to creating a better community, Purple Door may be a great place for you!

Purple Door is currently hiring for the following positions:

Shift Manager - Part time
Assist retail manager at scoop shop.  Includes ice cream scooping, customer service, money handling, employee management and training, etc.  10-20 hours per week in off-season. 15-25 hours a week in peak season. One year or more experience in retail food preferred, although will train the right candidate. 

Ice Cream Maker - Production - Full-time
30-40 hours full-time during peak season.  10-20 hours part-time during off-season. Making ice cream on a batch freezer, food handling, prepping ingredients, in-depth cleaning of production kitchen. Responsibility of high-levels of food safety. Must be at least 18 yeard old. Experience in a food production and ServSafe certification required. Ability to take direction, follow recipes and work independently. 

Production Assistant - Part-time
10-20 hours a week.  Assisting ice cream makers with making ice cream, preppring ingredients, packaging ice cream, labeling ice cream and cleaning. Ability to take direction and work both independently and in a group setting. 

Ice Cream Scooper - Part-time
Enjoy time behind the counter scooping ice cream. Includes customer service, money handling, cleaning, and assisting in other various duties for the scooop shop. Must have excellent customer service skills. One year customer service expeirence preferred, but will train the right candidates.  10-20 hours per week. 


Available positions are always changing at Purple Door, so please check back often. 

To apply,  submit a Purple Door applicationg (PDF application form), and resume by email to Lauren at or in person at 205 S 2nd Street.