Head Brewer

Fat Tabby Brewing Company

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Fat Tabby Brewing Company is hiring a Head Brewer to be responsible for all aspects of the brewing process for a new brewery opening in Houston, TX.  This is an exciting opportunity for a brewer with experience and demonstrated ability to help grow a new brand.

Our ideal candidate’s experience includes:
* 2+ years of production brewery experience operating a 7BBL system or larger
* Advanced knowledge of brewing science; a formal brewing education preferred
* Ability to create and produce unique new recipes
* Expert knowledge of brewing processes, brewing science, quality, and recipe scaling
* Excellent communication, organization, and leadership skills
* Strong work ethic and self-starting attitude
* Experience operating various vendor brewhouse designs and packaging systems
* Barrel aging and sour experience
* Yeast handling and propagation

Responsibilities will include but are not limited to:
* Management of daily brewing and cellar operations
* Working with our team to develop new and unique recipes
* Managing all areas of brewhouse operation including QC, scheduling, brewing, packaging, and inventory
* Routine maintenance of brewery and taproom equipment
* Development of SOPs for all brewhouse operations
* Managing cellar shift workers, including delegating work duties and training
* Ensure adherence to proper OSHA and safety compliance; holding self and others responsible for safe work practices
* Ability to operate forklift and other warehouse equipment
* Experience with industry software (Ekos, PLC automation, POS systems)
* Ability to safely lift 55 pounds to shoulder height

Availability/work schedule requirements:
* Ability to represent our brewery and brands at events
* Must be okay to work a flexible work schedule which may include evenings, holidays, or weekends when necessary
* Some travel may be required to participate in trade shows and beer related events

Salary will be based on experience.  Interested candidates can email resume with cover letter to ian@fattabbybrewing.com

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