Monday Night Brewing - Brewer

Job Title: Brewer
Company: Monday Night Brewing
Location: Atlanta, GA
Industry Sectors: Beverage - Alcohol
Craft Beer
Job Categories: Production
Date Posted: 6/11/2014
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Monday Night Brewing (Atlanta, GA) is seeking a shift brewer to join our small team and assist in all aspects of brewing operations. You will be working on a 4-vessel 30 BBL brewhouse, with 12,000 BBL of annual fermentation capacity. Start date is immediate.

Brewer will assist in all aspects of beer production and packaging, with a heavy emphasis on brewing. However, brewer will provide as-needed assistance in cellar operations, filtration, cleaning and sanitation and maintenance of brewery equipment.

Qualifications:

  • Must love making beer. Like, really love it.
  • Minimum 2 years brewing beer professionally
  • Must have the ability to work alone and with others
  • Must have a strong working knowledge of OSHA and TTB regulations
  • Safety-mindedness is of the utmost importance (lifting, chemicals, hot liquids and hardware, inhalation hazards, noise)
  • Willingness and ability to step in wherever needed 

Responsibilities:

  • Beer brewing (all steps, from milling grain to finished product)
  • Raw materials monitoring, ordering, receiving and handling
  • Cellar duties (CIP, SIP, tank purging, DE filtration, fining and transferring, fermentation monitoring, among others)
  • Yeast handling (collection, propagation)
  • Cleaning the brewery, equipment, and beer lines religiously
  • Exceptional communication skills (verbal and written)
  • Excellent sensory analysis skills to maintain quality control
  • Precise record-keeping for all raw materials, packaging materials, government records, production records, shipping/receiving documents
  • Exceptional forklift driving skills
  • Must have a strong working knowledge of OSHA and TTB regulations
  • Managing the safety of the brewery and production area: Safety-mindedness is of the utmost importance (lifting, chemicals, hot liquids and hardware, inhalation hazards, noise)
  • Keg washing and filling
  • Bottle filling and labeling
  • Assisting Head Brewer and other Brewers in any and all tasks

Optional, but not required:

  • Good mechanical skills (welding, carpentry, electrical, steam, plumbing)
  • Lab skills
  • A degree or certification in brewing science
  • Bearded

Physical demands

  • This position is extremely physical and demanding in nature and involves working with potentially dangerous equipment, machinery, exposure to high noise levels, and handling of hazardous materials
  • Stands and/or traverses brewery for long periods of time
  • Frequently climbs stairs/staircase
  • Frequently bends, moves, transports, or lifts 60 pounds and move 165 pounds safely.
  • Use repetitive motions when brewing
  • Can work in both hot and cold temperatures

Compensation

  • Competitive salary based on experience
  • Health care
  • Cell phone plan
  • Vacation/Personal time

Monday Night Brewing is a craft beer company founded in 2011 based in Atlanta, GA. Our slogan, “weekends are overrated,” embodies all that we do. We brew balanced, flavorful beers for weeknight consumption and believe in making the best out of each day. Even weekdays.

Please email resume with cover letter and salary history to CAREERS [AT] MONDAYNIGHTBREWING [DOT] COM. Cover letter should include why you would like to join our team, why weekends are overrated, and why you are the ideal candidate. Warning: we do read cover letters, and we are really good at spelling.