Head Brewer, Ocean Co. NJ
Head Brewer for a UK style brewery
Rinn Duin Brewing is a 25 BBL brewery in Ocean County NJ that is looking for a head brewer. This is a working head brewer role encompassing all aspects of brewery operations.
Essential Functions and Responsibilities
Cleaning and sanitation of all equipment in the brewery
Brewing recipes to specifications, and ability to develop recipes.
Yeast management and propagation
Responsible for the entire brewing and quality control processes and should be well versed in scheduling, brewing, cellaring and packaging operations including a bottling line.
Manage raw materials, inventory control, scheduling and hop contracts, coordinating with suppliers
Sanitary sampling, yeast cell counts and record keeping of all beers produced
Equipment maintenance and troubleshooting
Review and maintain a top quality QA/QC program
Process development and Standard Operating Procedures enhancement
Strong verbal communication and organization skills.
Monthly detailed inventory
Mentoring to all employees on the brewing process and beer education
Cutting controllable costs and maintaining a profitable brewery
Use of proper and safe chemical handling techniques
Safety Protocols and OSHA compliance
Fill server shifts in the sample room as needed
Ability to work flexible shifts
Participation in events, festivals, promotions, etc. (this is a must).
Minimum of three years brewery experience and hands-on working knowledge of a production brewery with a 20bbl brew house or larger, brewing education is a plus
Must possess good mechanical aptitude and troubleshooting skills.
Able to work with alkaline and acidic chemicals without allergic reactions.
Able to work in wet or humid conditions (non¬weather), wet floors, wet equipment and extreme heat
Assure cleanliness in the brewery and follow brewery best practices
The full time position will offer competitive compensation, an allowance for health insurance and paid vacation. Compensation will be based on experience and qualifications. If interested, please send a resume, salary requirements, and a brief summary of proven skill sets
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