View Full Version : Packaging Manager at Rhinegeist Brewery in Cincy, OH

06-30-2014, 11:43 AM
Rhinegeist Brewery, one of Cincinnati’s fastest growing production breweries, is looking for an experienced packaging manager. We work hard, enjoy what we do, and are looking for a self starter to join our team with a similar mindset and work ethic.

The Packaging Manager would oversee all canning and kegging, with a heavier focus on the canning operations. In the next year, we plan on producing 20,000bbl with about a 50 / 50 split between kegging and canning. We currently run a 5-head Cask line. With those basic parameters in mind, we're looking for someone with substantial packaging experience to bring a proactive approach towards management, analysis, processes, and quality control.

The job duties include (but are not limited to):

• Working with production & sales to create weekly packaging schedule
• Working on the canning line itself 3-5 days / week
• Ongoing analysis of yields and quality
• Proactive improvement of processes to improve yields
• Maintain an impeccably clean packaging environment
• Following all safety procedures

Requirements for this position include:

• Minimum of 2 years of packaging management experience
• Ability to work any shift for long hours at a time, including occasional night shifts & weekends.
• Ability to get to work punctually to meet production schedule demands.
• Effective multi-tasker, problem solver, critical thinker with attention to detail.
• Ability to calmly manage packaging issues, while troubleshooting and finding solutions
• People management skills to maintain a fun, yet focused environment around the canning line
• Physically capable of moving heavy (70 pound) objects without assistance, occasionally 170 pound kegs.
• Hard work ethic and a positive attitude.
• Good communication skills.
• High-level of mechanical aptitude.
• Basic computer skills (MS Word, MS Excel).

If interested, please email careers@rhinegeist.com with your resume and a brief description of why you think you'd be a good fit at Rhinegeist