Head of Brewing Operations

NOLA Brewing Company

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Primary 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 
  • Coordinate monthly safety meetings to comply with laws and regulations
  • Manage the brewhouse, packaging, and cellar teams 
  • Develop and maintain management and vendor relationships
  • Manage inventory of and procure all raw materials, packaging materials, and chemicals
  • Hold all crew members accountable to operating within brewery procedures
  • Oversee brewhouse and cellar sanitation.
  • Oversee cleaning, repair and maintenance
  • Coordinate with distributors and VP of Sales to simultaneously manage inventory, ensure product freshness in all markets, and fill all orders
  • Schedule trucks for out-of-state orders, oversee building and shipping of all orders
  • Count, check-in, and enter receipt of all inventory items into ERP software and ensure cost information is correct
  • Work closely with VP of Finance and other department heads to ensure all necessary materials and equipment are acquired and maintained, while working to keep costs down


    Minimum Requirements:

  • High Level of Attention to Detail and Communication Skills
  • 5 - 15 years of professional brewing, packaging, and quality control experience
  • Minimum of 3 years of management and leadership experience
  • Project management skills related to brewery expansion and growth projects
  • Self-motivated as well as the ability to work effectively as part of a team
  • Strong computer skills (MS Office, email, Slack, etc.)
  • Experience in EKOS brewing software a plus


    Physical Requirements:

  • Ability to stand for long periods of time (8 hours with breaks)
  • Ability to lift heavy objects (lifting up to 55 pounds)
  • Ability to work in hot and cold environments


    NOLA Brewing provides:

  • Base Salary commensurate with experience
  • 2 weeks paid vacation annually
  • 100% paid Medical, Dental, Vision insurance
  • Beer benefits!
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