Director of Brewery Operations

Boston Beer Works

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The Director of Brewing Operations reports to the CEO and leads all functions and processes related to brewing, cellaring, packaging, equipment maintenance, and quality assurance.  Responsibilities include managing and directing brewing staff and activities in a production brewery, as well as 6 brew pubs.  The DBO is responsible for oversight and sourcing of all brewing and packaging materials, constantly seeking innovation in the development process, and continually improving methods to impact quality, consistency and efficiency.  The DBO is responsible to ensure all brew pubs are supplied with beer inventory to fulfill demand.

Primary Functional Responsibilities:

• Oversee and monitor brewery operations, provide assistance when necessary

• Coordinate with management team on production planning and forecasting
• Oversee the entire brewing, cellaring, and packaging processes
• Ensure all safety protocols are observed in brewing and cellaring
• Manage the brewhouse and cellar teams across multiple locations
• Develop and maintain management and vendor relationships
• Procure raw materials
• Manage collection of data relative to beer and cellaring QA/QC
• Offer suggestions on process improvements to cellaring techniques
• Hold all crew members accountable to operating within brewery procedures
• Oversee brewhouse and cellar sanitation in all locations

Minimum Requirements:

• Experience working in a multi facility organization desired
• A minimum 7-10 years practical, professional brewing, packaging, maintenance and quality control experience
• 5+ Years management and leadership experience required
• Experience with a 50bbl production brewhouse
• Experience working in a brew pub setting desired
• In depth knowledge of yeast strains, hop varieties, grain varieties, grain roasts, etc.
• High level of attention to detail and strong communication skills

• Formal brewing education highly desired

Benefits Status

• Eligible to participate in the company sponsored medical, dental, and 401(k) plans

• Paid vacation

• Beer and food allowance

If you are interested and meet the criteria please reply with a resume/cover letter.

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