Head Brewer

Heaven & Ale Brewing Co.

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Heaven & Ale Brewing Co. in Chattanooga, Tennessee is seeking a Head Brewer to grow our brewery operations. In the 8 months since opening, Heaven & Ale has gained a loyal following and created buzz throughout Chattanooga and the surrounding area. Now we need an experienced and enthusiastic brewer to help us grow our business, building on a successful existing operation and core portfolio while helping drive the direction of the brewery’s future.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Take ownership of all brewery operations, including production, packaging, sanitation, and record keeping
  • Develop and adhere to the brew schedule to drive efficiency, maintain consistent availability, and deliver new releases that keep the brand relevant and exciting
  • Develop and maintain quality control procedures
  • Marry talent, creativity, and a keen eye toward solid business practices in the development of new recipes
  • Carefully monitor and maintain records of inventory for raw materials and replenish as needed and within budget
  • Train and oversee assistant brewer
  • Drive and manage growth into larger production volumes, additional packaging and distribution, and brand-building endeavors (collaborations, competitions, etc.)
  • Work closely with business owners to foster a culture of positive teamwork, strong work ethic, and an unwavering focus on the core purpose and principles of the business

SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE:

  • At least 2 years of commercial brewing experience
  • Knowledge of brewing science and mechanical operations; yeast propagation & water chemistry knowledge preferred
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Self-starter who leads by example and fosters a positive, team-oriented environment  
  • Knowledge of brewery safety procedures, including machinery, chemicals, and other potential hazards
  • Ability to lift and move heavy objects


COMPENSATION:
Salary + bonus/profit sharing

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