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SterlingTMb
05-25-2018, 05:59 PM
Trademark Brewing® is seeking a Head Brewer for our production brewery and tap room, located in Long Beach, California. Established Professional Brewers with commercial experience should apply. 3 years (minimum) professional experience is required, and preference will be given to those with formal training.

The 19,500 sq/ft facility is located at the top of Downtown Long Beach in an up and coming area with lots of redevelopment. The 3,000 sq/ft tasting room faces a major thoroughfare and a large outdoor patio on a private courtyard. We’re just 300’ from light rail and public transit, and we expect a bustling tap room. We’re investing in the neighborhood with and excited to have the right individuals come join the team.

Our Beerfolio is broken into three primary categories: everything hoppy, continental (German, UK, French, Belgian, etc), and barrel aged (big beers, sours and funk). This is an opportunity to create a broad array of beers in a collaborative environment with lots of creative freedom to experiment. We have invested heavily in high end equipment, including a highly automated 17bbl mash filter brewhouse and 240bbl of unitanks in the cellar. Foeders, a barrel program and a laboratory in the works as well. We prefer to work smarter, not harder, while creating amazing beer with a focus on quality, consistency and innovation.


Minimum Qualifications
• 3 years professional brewing experience
• Excellent sensory abilities and recipe development skills
• Grain to glass brewery experience
• Packaging experience with cans, bottles and kegs
• Experience with reverse osmosis and custom water profiles
• Laboratory / QC experience preferred
• Formal training / education preferred
• Loads of common sense and self-motivation
• Excellent detail-oriented communication skills
• Detailed knowledge of industry standards and trends

Primary Responsibilities
• Collaborative recipe development
• Brewing and beer production
• Yeast propagation and management
• Sanitation, sanitation, sanitation
• Cellar and packaging management
• Inventory management

Additional Responsibilities
• Beer-centric education and sensory training for staff and customers
• Coordinating the beer production with our promotional calendar
• Representing TMb at festival and events, and promoting our brand

Physical Requirements
• Lift 55lbs and move (160lb+) heavy objects
• Stand for 8-12 hours/day
• Ability to handle and work safely with chemicals
• Handle hazardous materials safely
• Work in hot or cold environment for extended periods

Being a new brewery, we'll all put in some long hours and work some evenings and weekends as required. The upshot that the compensation is competitive, the founders will be there every step of the way, and and we’re assembling a great team. We firmly believe that this is an opportunity for everyone. We want to make some amazing beer and further the Long Beach and greater LA beer culture. This could be your chance to help steer a big ship and step up to a leadership role in a production brewery with endless ambition, determination and drive. That means you'll need to highly motivated brewer with long-term goals, a team player, have a willingness to work outside your primary job description, communicate clearly, work efficiently without supervision, and have an endless passion for craft beer and a desire to put Trademark Brewing on the map.

To apply, email a cover letter and resume to careers@trademarkbrewing.com. Your cover letter should describe why you’re ready for this opportunity, and what you plan to bring to Trademark Brewing. Please include all relevant work history in your resume, including details about any formal training, and be sure to include professional and personal references.

Sterling Steffen
Co-Founder and Brewer

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