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Barrel Culture Brewing & Blending is a small independently owned craft brewery that is rapidly growing, located in Durham, North Carolina. We are looking for an experienced Head Brewer to join our team. The ideal candidate would be someone that loves the evolving culture of craft beer and is passionate about making beer that matters.
The Head Brewer is a full-time position that will report to the ownership team. We have recently expanded our wild beer program to include a clean beer program and opened a production facility in Rocky Mount, NC. The position is responsible for all brewery operations, a clean & wild beer program, including creating a production schedule, creating and developing recipes, brewing recipes, help to grow and then lead and manage a production staff, the oversight of the clean and wild barrel program, overseeing the production of wort, cellar work, and packaging on a daily basis.
The position will be based out of Durham, North Carolina and Rocky Mount, North Carolina.
Job Duties and Responsibilities:
Create a production schedule for clean & wild beer program, including creating, developing and brewing recipes
Help with growing, leading and managing a team of brewers and cellarman in producing and packaging the highest quality beer in a safe and efficient manner
Work closely with the ownership team to ensure all production meets the consistency and standards before release
Be proficient in cost analysis reporting of the finished product and work with the ownership team to create prices and budgets
Create and uphold standard operating procedures for the production facilities
Manage all inventory pertaining to brewing operations
Manage upkeep of all brewing, cellar and packaging equipment with the ownership team and relaying needs for equipment as needed
Manage wild barrel program and help to grow the clean barrel program
Minimum of 3 years experience as a professional brewer
Experience in the production of mixed fermentation wild ales and managing barrels
Management or leadership experience, preferred
Formal brewing education, required
A love and passion for craft beer
An independent worker with strong work ethic, requiring limited oversight, but still have a desire to work as a team
Care to organizational skills
Ability to lift 65 lbs and move 175 lbs regularly
Full benefits: medical, dental, and vision insurance
Paid time off, sick time, and personal days