Assistant Distiller

Blackland Distillery

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Blackland Distillery is seeking a full-time employee to aide in distillation, production and facility operations. Primary job responsibility will be to operate with the distillery team. Daily responsibilities to include, but are not limited to; cooking, fermentation, distillation, proofing, barreling and bottling.   Additionally, employee is expected to learn our system and practices on our fully-automated stills, as well learn and use Whiskey Systems and compliance with all federal and state regulations and taxation requirements.   

Experience Required:

Should have at least 1 year experience in one of the following fields.

  • Beer production; or
  • Distillation production;
  • Plant process development and controls operation surrounding food operation.

Additional Requirements:

  • Desire to work and grow in the distillation industry
  • Self-motivated individual
  • Mechanical skills are a plus
  • Must be 21 years of age or older
  • Must be able to adapt and change directions on a whim
  • Attention to detail is a plus
  • Familiarity with TTB taxation and/or Whiskey Systems is a plus

Working Environment

The position will be required to function in a distillation brewery facility and/or warehouse environment. The individual will be exposed to the following conditions; loud noise, forklift, machinery with moving parts, variable temperatures, some deadlines.

Essential Functions of the Position

  • Ability to lift 60 pounds frequently
  • Will be required to stand, twist, bend, reach, and walk for extended periods of time
  • Must be able to verbally communicate with employees and customers and to respond to verbal commands from others
  • Must perform manual dexterity to operate a computer and other job related equipment
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