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Austin Beerworks is seeking an experienced shift brewer. Must have a great attitude, work well with others, and be OK with terrible music playing in the background.
We are a growing regional brewery that focuses on quality of beer, quality of life, and maintaining deep roots in our local market. We self-distribute all 20,000bbls of our current annual production within a 40-mile radius of the brewery in Austin. We are currently in the middle of trying to hire for a shift brewing position. This is where you come in.
2 years experience in a production brewery or brewpub .
Flexible work schedule: day, night and occasional weekend shifts (no overnights).
Mechanical and electrical skills are a plus.
Good communication, self-starter, and organized.
Duties and Responsibilities
Beer clarification: centrifuge operation.
Cellar operations including fermentation management and CIP and Sanitation of tanks, pipes, hoses, fittings, yeast vessels, and barrels.
Yeast management including propagation and viability/vitality testing.
Strong communication, planning, and organizational skills.
Perform quality control and quality assurance testing.
Actively find improvements for the beer and our processes.
Must be willing to pitch in on tasks outside your key responsibilities.
Abilities and Skills
A solid understanding of brewing and fermentation sciences.
Must be able to lift 55 lbs and move 140 lbs occasionally.
Must be able to stand for 8-10 hours per day.
Must be competent with MS Office, Google Docs.
Must be able to operate a forklift (training provided).
Must be able to maintain a great attitude during hot weather conditions while making exceptional beer.
Highly-competitive hourly wage.
40-hour work week, time and a half for hours past 40 as well as time and a half for all weekend work (most staff average 40-45hrs/wk).
10 paid vacation days per year.
5 paid sick days per year.
The company pays 100% of base health plan, dental and vision for the employee.
401k plan with dollar for dollar match up to 4% per year with no vesting schedule.
Finished beer allowances
Taproom and merchandise allowances
MBAA District Texas and Texas Craft Brewers Guild Membership
Company field trips including CBC and GABF among others
Get to live in Austin.
Recognition for developing a program from the ground up.