Cellar Operator

Lakefront Brewery

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Lakefront Brewery has a rare opening for a full time Cellar Operator with a strong background in production brewery operations and brewing specific education (Siebel, UC Davis, etc).

We are a 45,000+ bbl/yr regional craft brewery and are constantly looking to push boundaries and bring new flavors to beer drinkers. With a balanced mix of eclectic and traditional beers, we provide a great opportunity for a skilled brewer looking to flex his (or her) creative and technical muscle.

What You’ll Do:

  • Independently clean, sanitize, and operate all equipment. 
  • Attention to detail; we take great pride in consistently brewing world class beer!
  • Ensure that all products meet required quality control points through proper technique and measurement.
  • Yeast management (harvesting, pitching and counts/viabilities)
  • Troubleshooting, technical maintenance, and by the letter adherence to SOPs
  • Complete all required logs and paperwork accurately and on time.
  • Help maintain inventory of raw materials and supplies
  • Brewing experience is a plus including; milling, mashing, & lautering.

When You’ll Do It:

  • Third shift: Monday 9pm-7am finishing the week on Friday morning. Four 10-hour days and occasional extra work on Fridays and weekends.

Who You Are:

  • You have a strong sense of ownership, urgency and drive
  • A great communicator! You work cooperatively with managers to address situations before they become issues.
  • A positive go-getter and team player. You’re ready to help others in any department as needed.
  • Able to follow both written and verbal instructions
  • Successful multitasker, self-motivated to stay busy and of value during slow periods.

What You Can Do (with or without reasonable accommodation):

  • Safely lift 60 lbs on a regular basis (including carrying up stairs)
  • Be on your feet all day; standing walking and stair climbing
  • Ability and willingness to work in confined spaces as needed
  • Lift, bend, and move repetitively
  • Use of forklift and pallet jacks 

What You’ll Get:

    • In addition to becoming part of an amazing team, additional benefits include competitive salary with regular performance and salary reviews
    • Full insurance package including choice of two medical plans (one is only $10/month), company paid dental, vision, long term disability and life insurance plans.
    • Retirement plan with a company match.
    • Paid time off, short term disability pay, paid holidays,
    • Employee discounts on food, drinks and merchandise.  
    • Additional development opportunities. For example Russ annually takes half the staff to the Great American Beer Festival in Denver!!
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