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Lab Operator- Oskar Blues Brewery in Austin, TX.

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  • Lab Operator- Oskar Blues Brewery in Austin, TX.


    This position is responsible for completing the day-to-day experiments and tests of the laboratory as well as collecting and recording data obtained.

    Essential Responsibilities
    • Performs AM temperature and pressure checks (correcting).
    • Prepares daily lab checklist.
    • Looks up production schedules in Obeer.
    • Performs vicinal diketones, acetadehyde and color assays, log and report.
    • Runs Alcolyzer samples, log and report.
    • Collects, prepares, counts, logs and reports yeast-in-solution counts.
    • Collects and prepares force ferments.
    • Performs proper sterile sampling technique (brites, kegs, fermenters, etc.)
    • Runs the autoclave.
    • Prepares media.
    • Examines wort stability samples, log and report.
    • Examines incubated fermenter samples (HLP, UBA, etc.), log and report.
    • Collects and prepares samples for tasting
    • Know the compounds the company trains.
    • Adheres to standard operating procedure requirements.
    • Maintains a clean, organized and safe work environment.

    Additional Responsibilities
    • Performs other related duties as required or assigned.


    Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities
    • Skill in responsible decision-making.
    • Skill in effective communication.
    • Ability to carry out detailed experiments with exactness.
    • Ability to multitask.
    • Ability to demonstrate reliability.

    Physical & Mental Requirements

    Must have the physical and mental strength and endurance to be able to perform duties, in at times extreme environments, as well as the ability to handle stressors of the position in operational and administrative situations. Required to frequently lift and move 10 - 50 pounds. Expected to stand, sit, walk, climb, balance, stoop, kneel, crouch, crawl, bend, talk, hear, taste, smell, see, and operate objects, tools, and controls.

    Position Snap Shot

    Employment Type: Full-Time

    Job Type: Non-Exempt

    Pay Type: Hourly

    Supervisor: Lab Manager

    Manages Others: No

    Minimum Education: High School Diploma or GED Required; Bachelor’s Degree in Chemistry or Biology Preferred

    Minimum Certification: N/A

    Minimum Experience: 0 - 1 Year

    Age Requirement: 21 years or older

    Required Travel: 0%

    Driving Requirements: Yes

    Tools & Equipment Used: Spectrophotometer, Alcolyzer, Cellometer, Microscope

    Equal Opportunity:

    We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class.

    The employer retains the right to change or assign other duties to this position as a result of evolving business needs.

    To apply, please use the following link: