Packaging & Warehouse Lead

Black Hog Brewing, an award winning craft brewery in Oxford, CT, is looking for a Packaging & Warehouse Lead. This is a full-time (40 hours /week) salaried position, Monday - Friday. We offer a competitive salary, paid-time off, medical benefits, a 401k with employer match, and a generous beer allowance.

Responsibilities Including but not limited to:
  • Operating AND maintaining ALL packaging equipment. This includes Ska Half-Pint Depalletizer, Keyence Date Coder, Wild Goose 4-headed Can filler, Pack Leader Labeler, American Canning PakTec applicator, custom collection table, and Premier Stainless 2 headed Keg Washer.
  • Leading the Packaging Assistant
  • Cleaning Kegs
  • Filling kegs
  • Filling cans
  • Checking dissolved oxygen levels in cans using Anton-Parr CBox
  • Keeping all equipment in excellent condition
  • Maintaining electronic (Google Sheet) Repair & Maintenance Logs & Preventative Maintenance Schedule
  • Checking carbonation of finished beer before packaging
  • Making sure beer scheduled to be packaged is approved by a Brewer, Head Brewer, or Executive Brewer before packaging.
  • Maintaining a clean workspace.
  • Maintaining inventory of all packaging materials.
  • Building Orders for distribution.
  • Operating and maintaining forklift.

  • A minimum of 1 year Operating and Maintaining a keg washer.
  • A minimum of 1 year Operating and Maintaining a canning line.
  • A minimum of 1 year working in a fast paced production brewery.
  • Experience with leading & training others.
  • Basic computer skills/knowledge

Ideal Candidate will possess the following:
  • An interest in personal and professional growth.
  • A focus on safety, cleanliness, and quality.
  • Able to lift 55 lbs repeatedly and maneuver 165 lbs.
  • Able to work a flexible schedule between the hours of 6am & 6pm.
  • Able to work on your feet for extended periods of time.
  • Able to communicate effectively within a team through verbal and written communication (i.e. maintaining preventative maintenance logs, checking emails, etc.).
  • An interest in packaging high quality craft beverages and having fun while doing it!

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