Dry Dock Brewing Company, located in Aurora, CO, is seeking a full time experienced Packager. Dry Dock is a growing company which operates two separate breweries, a 7 BBL tasting-room location (South Dock) and a 40 BBL production facility (North Dock). This position is for North Dock and reports to the Packaging Manager. Dry Dock is a regional brewery and produced over 22,000 BBL in 2016.

Job Summary:

The Packager will report to the Packaging Manager and assist with packing beer in cans, kegs, and bottles. This is a mentally and physically intensive position that requires exceptional motivation and excellent professionalism in the face of a demanding and fast-paced production environment. They will be safety-minded, efficient, quality-focused, have a great work ethic, a positive attitude and be part of the team.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

• Operate canning line, bottling line, and keg washer / filler equipment.
• Stack pallets, cases, kegs and assist with general warehouse operations.
• Sanitation of all beer contact surfaces and equipment.
• Perform routine preventative maintenance and cleaning of equipment and infrastructure.
• Perform additional duties as assigned.
Preferred Experience and Skills:

• Ability to multitask and manage time while being detail oriented.
• Excellent troubleshooting skills.
• Strong mechanical background.
• Love of craft beer and knowledge of the industry.
• Experience in forklift operation including training others.
• Ability to work both independently and within a team environment as a leader and problem solver.
• Ability to work at a fast pace, in high pressure situations, while maintaining professionalism and composure.
• Flexible schedule and adaptive to change.
• Ability to learn quickly and apply new procedures and skills.
• Strong organizational skills.
• Is generally happy and can have fun, even on high stress and demanding days.
• Need to be self-motivated.
• Ability to multitask and manage time while being detail oriented.
• Reliable transportation.
Physical Demands
• Must be able to lift 50 lbs to shoulder height and push or pull 160 lbs.
• Must be able to work on your feet for 8 hours or more.
• Must be able to crouch, bend, lift, twist and reach.
• Must be able to work in hot, cold, wet, loud, and unpredictable environments.
• Must be able to work around steam, electricity, harsh chemicals, and solvents..
• Ability to perform repetitive tasks in a production-line setting.
• Use their hands to perform fine manipulation, handle or feel, and must be able to reach with hands and arms.
• Close, distance, color and peripheral vision as well as depth perception and the ability to adjust focus.
• While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to talk and hear.
• This position may come into direct contact with hazardous materials such as chemicals, noise and equipment. Hazardous materials include CO2 as well as loud noises as part of the brewing process.
Salary and Benefits:
Dry Dock offers a competitive salary, health care, dental, vision, short-term and long-term disability, 401k, life insurance and paid vacation.

Equal Opportunity:
Dry Dock 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.

This job description is intended as a summary of the primary responsibilities of and qualifications for this position. The job description is not intended as inclusive of all duties an individual in this position might be asked to perform or of all qualifications that may be required either now or in the future. Everyone who works at Dry Dock Brewing is responsible for product excellence, customer satisfaction and productive teamwork and is counted on and encouraged to make continual improvements toward those ends.

Please send resume and salary requirements to with title “Packager” in subject line. We are looking to fill this position as soon as possible.