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The Packaging Technician works in a team setting with the shared objective of ensuring that all beer is packed properly, efficiently and safely in various the various packaging formats that Upslope Brewing Company offers.
Duties & Responsibilities (Essential Functions)
Safely and efficiently operate all machinery associated with packaging beer by properly following all standard operating and safety procedures
Ensure canning equipment and hardware are in functioning order
Inspect quality of packaged product and assure it is fit for distribution by coordinating with management and Quality Department
Assist Packaging Team with any startup and shutdown procedure. Follow closing clean-up checklist and properly check out with management at end of shift
Ensure packaging area, equipment and materials are kept clean and organized
Assist with packaging supply inventory counts and management when necessary
Properly use personal protective equipment when required
Follow all policies regarding Use software to clock in and out at appropriate times, check weekly schedule, and request time off.
Constantly seeks ways to improve the efficiency and safety of the canning process and minimize losses
Help with various other tasks/projects when required (deep cleaning, maintenance, pickups and deliveries, etc).
2 weeks of Paid time off your first year with a generous increase each year of employment
7 Paid holidays per year
Health/Dental/Vision with significant employer contribution
401(k) with company match
Professional development opportunities
Free Beer and Merchandise Perks
Discounts and pro deals on outdoor equipment and activities
Passion for independent, quality craft beer and our industry is a must
Packaging/Brewery/Factory experience is ideal
Ability to work as a team and communicate effectively with
Mechanical aptitude, basic problem solving and math skills
Flexibility, a positive attitude and a strong work ethic
Physical Demands & Work Environment
Typically, the Packaging Technician is required to stand and/or walk for 8+ hours a day. These employees frequently lift up 50 pounds at a time and occasionally may need to maneuver kegs weighing up to 165 pounds. Some positions on the canning line require repetitive movements and lifting above head height, reaching with arms and pushing/pulling various weights up to 25 pounds. The work environment conditions vary often with fluctuating temperatures, noise and moisture levels. Safety equipment and training is provided. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of this position.