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10-14-2016, 09:23 AM
Speakeasy Ales & Lagers seeks experienced Shift Brewer to join talented team

Speakeasy Ales & Lagers, one of California's fastest growing regional craft breweries, is looking for a Shift Brewer. We are in the midst of an expansion in our San Francisco facility and have purchased state-of-the-art production equipment that will allow us to continue our growth. To do so, we are looking to add talent with a passion for craft beer and devotion to quality.

Role: Shift Brewer
Shift: 4 rotating shifts, 6-week cycle between rotations
Reports to: Director of Brewing

Primary duty: Wort production on twin 30 BBL brewhouse.

Production employees at Speakeasy Ales & Lagers take part in all aspects of fermentation, dry hopping, yeast-wrangling, tank cleaning/sanitizing, filtration, and carbonation, as well as brewery cleaning and upkeep. Tasks specific to the brewers include:

• Wort Production

• Brew House CIP

• Fermentation Management

• Dry hopping

• Yeast Wrangling

• Assist in general brewery cleaning and preparation for events

Preferred Qualifications

This is not an entry-level position. 3+ years experience is preferred, but candidates must have a minimum of one-year professional experience working in wort production, filtration, or cellar work of a brewery or winery. Must possess strong understanding of fermentation and CIP practices. Previous production shift brewing preferred.

• Minimum of one-year cellar or brewing experience

• Fanatical cleanliness with strong attention to detail

• Highly accountable, able to self manage

• Ability to follow stringent sanitary practices

• Ability to frequently and repeatedly lift 55 lbs., and capable of moving 150 lbs.

• Ability to work a schedule of (5) full 8-hour workdays per week, with the flexibility to work nights or weekends as needed. Graveyard shift rotation is (4) full 10-hour workdays per week, paying overtime after 8 hours each day and allowing for a 3-day weekend… more money, long weekend!

• A passion for craft beer!

This position will provide an opportunity to grow within an exciting company. We offer a full health benefits package and a retirement savings plan. Compensation is competitive, starting at $17-$23/hour DOE.

If you think you are our ideal candidate, please email us your cover letter and resume/CV to jobs@goodbeer.com. Please include the position you are applying for in the subject line.