Brewer & Asst Brewer for an already operational brewpub in India
A successful brewpub that has been operational for more than a year in India is looking for a well-qualified and experienced brewer to head and manage its brewing operations. The current head brewer (an American National) finishes his contract shortly and the brewpub is looking for someone to take over.
Run the entire brewing operations
Brew various types of quality craft beers up to 30 HL per week
Manage and maintain the 10HL brewhouse and brewing equipment
Co-ordinate and manage purchase and inventory of brewing ingredients
Train and mentor an assistant brewer
5 or more years experience working in microbreweries as the head brewer
Proven track record in brewing award winning brews
Academic qualification in brewing is essential (Homebrewers and nanobrewers need not apply)
Passion for world class beer and should know the basics of chemistry and science behind brewing, how to perform basic lab tests, basic digital read-outs, proper production calculations and record-keeping and sanitation requirements
Proven ability to work independently
In-depth knowledge of brewing equipment
Capacity to teach and train other staff in the brewing process
Open-minded and willing to explore and experiment with various types of beer that will work in the local market
Self directed and highly motivated individual
Excellent English language communication skills
Team player working closely with the top management
Able to communicate the process of brewing to customers
Able to talk through a tasting session for customers
Committed to live and work in India for minimum one year
Must possess a temperament suited to working in a country like India, which comes with its challenges and frustrations
Pay matching industry standards with added incentives for award winning brews and high beer sales. Lodging and healthcare will be provided. The basic pay has been fixed to ensure a comfortable and luxurious lifestyle in India where the cost of living is comparably lower than other countries.
Relevant taxes are the responsibility of the employee
Experience of working in a new market
Fully furnished accommodation will be provided close to the microbrewery, which is in the heart of the city
Opportunity to travel and explore India during planned breaks
Opportunity to be part of and lead the companys expansion to other cities in India
Participate in international craft beer competitions and festivals
Be part of a young and dynamic team to set a broad and long term vision in the beer industry
We are also looking for an Assistant Brewer (preferably local).
Please send in a personal message with your CV and contact details.