Shift Brewer

Platypus Brewing

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Are you an experienced Shift Brewer looking to join the exciting and growing craft beer industry in Houston? We are searching for a Shift Brewer to join the team as an integral part of growing Platypus Brewing, a brewery, tap room and restaurant in the historic Houston Heights. This is a key role for an experienced brewer to join a growing and exciting brand and drive innovation and growth. Reporting to the Head Brewer, this is a full-time key role at a pivotal time in Platypus Brewing’s growth.

Job Title:   Shift Brewer


Core Accountabilities
-  Execute beer production for tap room and external sales
-  Maintain quality control program and operating procedures
-  Execute full brewery cleaning schedule including inside / outside of tanks
-  Kegging
-  Manage canning process
-  Maintain brewery supplies to facilitate production
-  Be at the forefront of the craft brew industry trends and activities plus provide consultation into brew recipe formulation

Soft Skills

-  Enthusiastic and adaptive
-  Focus on quality and consistency
-  Detail oriented
-  Innovative
-  Personal ownership and accountability
-  Team player


-  Salary commensurate with experience

About Us:                   
Platypus Brewing is creating a powerful brand based on quality hand crafted beer which complements and improves the emerging craft beer industry in Houston. Platypus Brewing is a destination for people who enjoy hand crafted beer in a distinctly Australian atmosphere.    “Brewed with Texan heart and Australian soul”

How to Apply Please send a cover letter, achievement focused CV and industry related references to

Candidates must be able to perform manual brewing tasks including lifting heavy objects and climbing stairs.

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