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02-23-2012, 11:11 AM
The Magic Hat Brewing Company, a member of the North American Breweries family, is looking for a Packaging Manager for its South Burlington, Vermont brewery. Join a strong, motivated team and help us make, in our humble opinion, the best beer on the planet!
The production manager is responsible for ensuring that the highest quality finished goods are produced within budgeted costs in a safe environment. This person plans, organizes, directs, and controls the activities of the Bottling and Kegging teams. He or she is responsible for the performance of all teams/shifts and functions including planning, budgeting, recruiting and development, capacity and production planning, personnel scheduling and manufacturing.

Strong personnel management and leadership skills with the ability to instruct and train others
3-5 years of managerial experience in high volume food/beverage manufacturing environment
Experience with manufacturing/packaging/production systems and equipment, processes, materials flow and organizational requirements
Thorough understanding of manufacturing COGS / cost accounting and budgeting processes, including materials, direct and indirect labor, and overheads
Excellent organizational and planning skills to successfully manage the logistics & heavy production process
Able to work well under pressure and stress, prioritize multiple demands and be flexible to changing priorities
Excellent troubleshooting and problem solving skills
Good computer skills and proficiency in Microsoft Word, Excel & Outlook
Knowledge of ERP software

Able to meet physical requirements which include but are not limited to:
Lifting heavy materials (50 lb. boxes shoulder high)
Very high noise levels in/around bottling line (ear protection required)
Handling of hazardous materials (hazardous chemicals, solvents and cleaners)
Exposure to various temperature levels within brewery
Exposure to: broken glass; wet, slippery floors; high levels of CO2

Interested applicants may submit cover letter, resume and salary requirements online at www.nabreweries.com. North American Breweries is an equal opportunity employer.