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Cerebral Brewing is an award-winning craft brewery located in the heart of the Bluebird district of Denver, Colorado. Our goal is to combine scientific methodology with an artistic viewpoint to create extremely drinkable beers spanning a broad spectrum of styles - including, but not limited to, Foeder-Fermented Lagers, New England-inspired IPAs and Barrel Aged Stouts.
Cerebral Brewing is looking to add a talented and motivated Lead Brewer to our team to further the growth of our nationally recognized and award winning brand.
Job responsibilities include:
Manage team of 3 brewers - planning, training, hiring, etc.
Assist in planning of brew schedule and new recipe development
Ensure all preventative maintenance takes place on canning line, air compressor, mill, etc
Communicate with the production team and FOH on upcoming beers and new processes
Coordinate with Operations Manager on transportation of goods between facilities
Maintain inventory of raw ingredients (hops, grain, fruit, etc)
Monitor/balance draft system
Management of production-related tasks in Ekos
Assist in management of our ~250 oak barrels
Fill in as needed on the brew deck and with packaging
Required experience and abilities:
We are a small team of dedicated beer professionals - a positive attitude is a must
Minimum 4 years of relevant brewing experience
Brewing-related certification or degree preferred
Intensive attention to detail
Ability to work unsupervised while maintaining safety and quality standards
Self-motivated with good time management skills
Ability to manage multiple processes at one time
Mechanically minded; able to fix problems as they arise
Ability to effectively communicate with team members throughout the brewery
Availability to work occasional nights and weekends
Ability to meet physical challenges of working in a production brewery
Forklift experience preferred
Wages & Benefits:
Paid time off
50% health care coverage, vision, dental and 100% life coverage
Monthly beer allowance
3% match for SimpleIRA contributions
Company cell phone plan
Potential for paid continuing education
This is a full time salaried position (35 to 40+ hrs/wk). To be considered, send your resume, cover letter, and references to firstname.lastname@example.org with the subject “APPLICATION - Lead Brewer”.
Cerebral Brewing is an equal employment opportunity employer and implements policies and practices that do not discriminate against applicants and employees.