Lead Packaging Tech and Assistant Brewer
Orono Brewing CompanyApply for this Job
Essential Duties & Responsibilities:
-Responsible for a wide variety of tasks involved in packaging beer with a focus on quality and efficiency while strictly adhering to standard operating procedures.
-A focus on taking lead on running and directing operations on canning line and kegging. Mechanical aptitude and ability to perform maintenance and repairs to brewery equipment with a heavy focus on the canning line and associated packaging equipment.
-Responsible for keeping inventory on all packaging goods (cans, case flats, labels, pak-techs, kegs etc).
-Cellar operations such as transferring, carbonating, vessel and canning line CIP, filtering and packaging.
-Brewing-Ability to execute recipes and follow brewing SOP’s on a 20bbl steam brewhouse to maintain consistency in final product.
-Capacity to multi-task and prioritize tasks and a desire to stay busy while at work and find tasks to do when one is not specifically assigned.
-Professional canning/packaging & brewery experience is preferred.
-Forklift certification is preferred.
-Cultural fit--A commitment to caring about the beer as much as we do, and to have a good time while doing so.
-Must be able to operate a forklift, pumps, and other brewing machinery in a safe and respectful manner.
-Must be able to maintain a safe, clean and efficient work area.
-Physical ability to safely move required brewery items such as full kegs, grain bags & full pallets.
-A desire to work collaboratively and an ability to communicate clearly with all members of the team.
-Full time hourly with health benefits. Rate of pay will depend on experience, but will range from $16-$20 hourly.