Great Opportunity for Experienced Brewer

Experienced brewers, do you want to experiment in brewing, create an array of beer styles, or move from your cramped quarters and grow with a new and large brewery. Peabody Heights Brewery is building a new facility in the heart of Baltimore (http://tinyurl.com/7nd2kcf) and just walking distance from Johns Hopkins University. We are in search for a full-time head brewer to assist us in the expansion and production of our craft beers. We are installing a 30 hl 3 vessel Newland’s system in a 50,000 sq foot facility that will brew and package in bottles and kegs. The building was previously a soft drink bottling company and has all the necessary infrastructure (floors, drains, utilities, ceiling height etc) to make the brewery an efficient operation.

We (ravenbeer.com) are currently distributing beer to 5 states and Washington DC and are looking to produce more beer to fulfill our current demands and to expand our portfolio. Public Ale Works, a new brewery based in Baltimore will be co-owning Peabody with Ravenbeer. In addition, Peabody will produce contract beer for contract breweries and other established breweries that are at capacity. We have local and regional breweries waiting for us to open to fulfill their needs.

Both lagers and ales will be produced year round.

The position is available in the next couple of months.

REQUIREMENTS:

Must have a passion to create and produce craft beer
To work independently and be creative in production and problem solving
Able to run and manage a team assistant brewers and help in their development
Have excellent communication skills and leadership ability
Extensive experience in all aspects of beer production
A track record in producing lagers and other beer styles
Experience in bottle line production
Able to log in to our data base daily beer and beer packaging inventory
Having the ability to assist in the development and buildout of a new brewery

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Managing all aspects of brewing and the brewing/help team
Maintaining and managing a safe and efficient brew house
Be responsible for inventory, scheduling, production and QC
Create great and interesting beers
Be the liaison between the brewery, sales staff and when needed wholesaler reps and visitors
Lead departmental meetings and represent the brewery in general meetings

The salary position will include paid vacation, personal paid days off, production bonus structure and assistance in Healthcare.

Contact: Please send resumé with a cover letter and salary requirement to stephen@ravenbeer.com