Cellar Assistant (Cider)
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Who We Are:
Artifact Cider Project makes cider for the new Northeast. Using apples from our region, we produce craft ciders that value reinvention—respecting tradition, but refusing to let it limit us.
We just opened our new production facility in Florence, MA and are excited to open our taproom this Summer. We're looking for a Cellar Assistant to bridge the gap between cider production and our taproom. This full time position would be roughly split as 28 hours spent in cider production (M-W), 12 hours spent directly engaging and serving our customers in our taproom (T-F).
Help build and maintain a safe and inviting environment in the taproom
Convey passion and knowledge of craft cider, with the ability to educate customers on the cidermaking process, history in the region, apple varietals, etc.
Engage visitors with cider samples and drive sales of packaged to-go options and merchandise when appropriate
Conduct cash handling and sales through POS inventory system
Maintain a clean, safe, focused, and productive environment on a daily basis in addition to being a lead brand ambassador
Stock taproom cooler with needed inventory and maintain accurate inventory counts
Maintain draft system and address and resolve any draft issues
Co-Lead packaging operations with Cidermaker
Collaborate with Cidermaker on cellar activities (cleaning, transfers, filtration, testing, etc)
Maintain and communicate cider inventory to sales teams
Logistics: receive and load all incoming/outgoing shipments, manage dock hours
Maintain facility & equipment, manage PMs, upgrades, and repairs
Maintain a safe, organized, and clean workplace meeting internal and OSHA standards
Perform occasional deliveries as needed locally
Bachelor's degree, preferred but not required
2+ years established operations and/or cellar experience
Ability to easily carry heavy loads (~50lbs)
Basic knowledge of cellar operations (pumps, valves, fittings, etc)
Basic knowledge of the cidermaking process
Basic knowledge of mechanical, electrical, and plumbing
Passion for craft cider, wine, and/or craft beer industry
Established track record of organization, diligence, and good attitude
What we need from you:
An awesome cover letter explaining why you want to join the Artifact Team
Compensation dependent upon experience.
Artifact Cider Project is an equal opportunity employer.