Cidermaker and Cellarman

Schilling Cider

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Schilling Hard Cider is hiring for : Cidermaker and Cellarman

Job Overview: 21+ Years of Age Exclusively

Primary Purpose of Role:

  • Support the Head Cidermaker during Inoculation days.

  • Maintain integrity and cleanliness of tanks, hoses, various peripherals. 

  • Cider and ingredient blending during canning operations.

  • Daily sensory analysis on our product during every step of the process.

Day to Day Duties: 

  • Ensuring cidery and all equipment are hygienic and well organized

  • Effective communication with all other members of the team 

  • Set up and operate liquid flow paths for operation and CIPs 

  • Filtration of completed cider fermentations

  • Following all company SOP's.

Canning / Cidery Operations:

  • Performing canning duties when and where required

  • Ensuring that all products meet the set quality specifications 

  • Follow all requirements of our food safety policy and other statutory regulations 

  • Bring up any and all issues to management as soon as they are discovered and help address 

  • Keep accurate records of all measurements, procedures and processes 

  • Ensure the cidery area is always kept clean and tidy 

  • Keg washing and Keg Filling 

  • Be a contributing member of the team to constantly improve quality, safety and procedures 


  • Disciplined, with an emphasis on detail, safety, and accurate record keeping.

  • Ability to lift ingredients and kegs up to 55lbs and be on one’s feet for full shifts.

  • An aptitude for working with machinery and ability to wrench when needed.

  • Flexibility in schedule as needed to work to completion.

  • Ability to follow SOP's and aid in developing them.

  • Fermentation Fanatic or actively looking to learn more about fermentations. 

  • Passionate about craft beverages!


  • Good mechanical skills and practical application of knowledge. Are you comfortable using tools and working on machinery?

  • Some practical experience of winery or brewery procedures. Have you used a tri-clamp fitting before? Do you have experience with a CIP Skid?

  • Ability to learn tasks and procedures quickly


Pay and Benefits

  • Starting salary $40k annually

  • Medical/ dental/ vision, matching retirement plan and cider of course!

  • Fun working environment in a growing industry

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