FiftyFifty Brewing Co.

Truckee, California - 96161


Based in the heart of the Sierra Nevada mountains, FiftyFifty Brewing Company is looking for a Packaging Lead to run our daily beer packaging operations. This job is for a mechanically inclined, hard-working team-player. Join our team of brewers in our production facility and expand upon your love for beer with people that share your passion.

  • Lead the process of getting liquid into cans, kegs, and bottles
  • Continually work to improve packaging efficiencies and quality of product in package
  • Operate, maintain, and troubleshoot 12-head Palmer counter pressure canner and 6-head Meheen bottler
  • Keep packaging equipment and workspace in excellent condition
  • Maintain inventory of replacement parts, upkeep equipment maintenance
  • Develop and execute Packaging’s KPIs and SOPs
  • Work with the Head of Ops and Warehouse Manager to create and execute packaging schedule and breakdowns
  • Operate lab equipment pertinent to packaged goods quality control
  • Assist with cellar work, warehousing, and other production ops as needed
  • Follow SOPs while exercising good judgment to know when SOP’s need to be challenged or updated

  • An excellent communicator
  • A motivated worker who will see tasks through to completion
  • Mechanically oriented with a love for problem solving
  • A self-starter with a demonstrated ability to exercise accountability and responsibility
  • A team player who contributes to camaraderie and a pleasant working environment
  • Flexible to the ever changing needs and schedule of a production facility
  • Adaptable and easy going
  • Passionate about craft beer and delivering excellence in everything they do
  • Thirsty for knowledge and always looking to improve their skills

  • 21 or older
  • Proven success in previous roles
  • Background in brewery packaging or related fields strongly preferred
  • Able to:
  • Work with heavy equipment/machinery
  • Lift up to 55 lbs and push up to 165 lbs
  • Follow SOP protocols
  • Bend, lift, reach, and stand on your feet for 8-10 hours


FiftyFifty Brewing Co. was founded in 2007 in Truckee, CA. With hard work and passion for great beer, we have grown into three facilities in Truckee and Reno. FiftyFifty Brewing Co. is a company that values matching hard work, teamwork, family and success with a deep desire to deliver world class beer to Truckee, Reno, and around the world. The name FiftyFifty speaks to balance in beer and in life, and we strive to provide that to our staff.

We are offering this position with competitive pay, growth potential, paid time off, matching 401K after one year of employment, health insurance, and discounts at the pub.


FiftyFifty Brewing Co is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, gender, religion, age, disability, political beliefs, sexual orientation, or marital/familial status.

To apply for this position, please send your cover letter and resume to!