View Full Version : New Saint Paul, MN startup microbrewery seeking Full time Brewer/Head Brewer

07-16-2012, 02:39 PM
Tin Whiskers Brewing Company is a new startup in Saint Paul Minnesota that will be opening in 2013. We are looking for a brewer to join our team who is hard working, flexible, and excited to be a part of a fun and exciting brewing company in a high growth market.

Summary of Brewer Position:
The most qualified candidate will become part the Tin Whiskers Brewing Company team and will report directly to the President. Brewers participate in all facets of brewhouse and cellar operations and including but not limited to wort production, yeast management, record keeping, and fermentation management.

Job Requirements:
* Degree in Fermentation Science or completion of brewing-science program
* 2 years or more experience in a production brewery or brewpub
* Flexible work schedule: day, night and weekend shifts
* Strong communication, planning, and organizational skills

Duties and Responsibilities :
* Perform wort production of 6+ styles of beer including 3 year-round styles to proper specification including but not limited to grist-preparation, mashing, graining out, and casting.
* Communicate efficiently with all staff and management
* Maintain paperwork in an accurate and timely manner
* Perform quality control and quality assurance testing
* Actively find improvements for the beer and our processes
* Adhere to Safe Practices
* Must be willing to pitch in on tasks outside your key responsibilities
* Keg and growler packaging
* Distributing kegs to local establishments

Abilities and Skills:
* Must be able to lift 55 lbs and move 165 lbs occasionally
* Must be able to stand for 8-10 hours per day
* Must be competent with MS Office
* Must have excellent time management
* Must be able to operate a forklift or be willing to go through training
* Must be able to enjoy making great high quality beer

Tin Whiskers Brewing Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Compensation will be based on education and experience. Tin Whiskers will offer subsidized health insurance for employees along with vision and dental benefits. Tin Whiskers also offers paid vacation, and paid holidays.

No relocation assistance will be provided and prefer candidates from the upper Midwest.

Please note that this job description is not definitive and may be modified to reflect changing needs.

Serious candidates should send resume to Jeff Moriarty at jeff@tinwhiskersbrewing.com. No phone calls please!