Lead Brewer

Black Tooth Brewing Company

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Job Title: Lead Brewer                                                                   Location: Sheridan, WY       

Reports To: Chief of Production and Senior Brewer                              FLSA Status: Salary Non-Exempt

Department: Production                                                           Salary: DOE

About Black Tooth Brewing:

Located in Sheridan, Wyoming, Black Tooth Brewing is in the heart of the wild west and at the base of the Big Horn Mountains. Founded in 2010, the company started with a 10-barrel brewhouse and an industrial style taproom. With a progressive vision, creative style and consistent product, Black Tooth Brewing quickly expanded with a 12-oz canning line and completion of a 30-barrel production facility in the summer of 2015. Included in their fleet of beers is Hot Streak IPA, Bomber Mountain Amber, Saddle Bronc Brown and other seasonal offerings. Distributed in Montana, South Dakota, Nebraska and Wyoming, Black Tooth Brewing offers six-packs of 12-oz cans, and draft versions in half and sixth-barrel kegs. 

Job Description:

Black Tooth is looking for a highly motivated, hardworking individual to join its team as a Lead Brewer. This person must be able to thrive in a rapidly growing, fast-paced environment and have a passion for craft beer. Job responsibilities include the execution of all phases of creating consistent, award winning beer. We are looking for candidates motivated to grow their professional brewing career!

Principle Duties:

  • Wort production on our Sprinkman 30 bbl brewhouse
  • Cellar operations
  • Filtering with a Centrifuge
  • Yeast handling
  • CIP of all equipment
  • Canning line assistance
  • Maintain a clean and safe brewing environment
  • Other duties as assigned


  • 2+ years brewery experience; production greater than 2,000 bbl/yr preferred
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced and constantly changing work environment
  • Self-motivated and able to work independently and in a team environment

Education Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree from a 4-year accredited university or equivalent experience
  • Proficient is MS Office Suite (PPT, Excel, Word, etc.), cloud-based software and databases, and mobile applications

Job Requirements:

  • Proof of eligibility to work in the Unites States
  • Valid Driver’s License, proof of insurance and a clean driving record
  • Maintain professional behavior and appearance before, during, and after events
  • Willingness to work a flexible schedule including evenings and weekends
  • Must be at least 21 years of age

Physical Requirements:

  • Must be able to perform simple grasping, fine manipulation, and repetitive hand and arm movements frequently
  • Must be able to bend, squat, crawl, kneel, push, pull, and walk on uneven surfaces on an occasional basis
  • While primarily an inside job, must be able to work outside in a variety of weather conditions (rain, wind, snow, heat)
  • Must be able to climb stairs both inside and outside and frequently lift 60lbs. and occasionally up to 150lbs.


  • Salary Non-Exempt position; DOE
  • Paid Vacation
  • Matching IRA

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