Distiller’s Assistant

We are looking for a passionate, experienced, and self-motivated individual to add to our team. The ideal candidate has 1-2 years experience in a brewery/distillery, but any experience in production/manufacturing/food production plant is a plus. The main duties of the Distiller’s Assistant are, but not limited to:

-Preparing products for bottling while adhering to OSHA standards and food safe

-Proofing products while adhering to TTB standards.

-Starting up, running, and cleaning (CIP) a fully automated bottling line.

-Proficient record keeping, experience with excel is a plus.

-Ability to lift 55 lbs and work safely in a factory environment.

-Cleaning/CIP equipment and tanks safely with proper PPE.

-Filtering products via a plate and frame filter.

-Using pumps/vacuum pumps safely and efficiently.

-Ensure the general upkeep of barrels and the distillery in general.

-Operating forklift to move pallets of supplies, equipment and product.

-Desire to put out the best product for our consumers.

The Distiller’s Assistant will report directly to the head distiller/production manager. This is a full-time position that offers benefits, such as health insurance, paid holidays, paid time off, and bonuses. The individual must be good at troubleshooting problems independently and must have the ability to work on tasks autonomously. Attention to detail is very important, as the production team is fully responsible for the quality of product that each customer receives.

Pay Range: $18-$22 depending on experience.

To apply or for more information, contact Ryan Graff at rgraff@saxtonsriverdistillery.com.