Nine Locks Brewing Company - Dartmouth, NS

Nine Locks Brewing Company is seeking a full time brewer to assist with beer production on our twenty barrel, two vessel system. We opened in February of 2016 and are growing quickly. Visit us @ http://ninelocksbrewing.ca/

POSITION SUMMARY:

JOB TITLE: Brewer
LOCATION: Nine Locks Brewing Company, Dartmouth, Nova Scotia
POSITION TYPE: Full Time, Salaried

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Execution of brewing operations including but not limited to: Production of wort, managing yeast, cellar management, beer transfers, and maintaining accurate and detailed production records.
  • Quality control from grain to glass, fermentation tracking, sensory evaluation, some lab work.
  • Keeping the brewery impeccably clean, organized, and presentable to the public.
  • Assistance with record keeping and excise tax tracking
  • Strict adherence to SOPs
  • Any and all other tasks which may be required, including helping with packaging, keg cleaning and filling, special events, and general brew house maintenance.


QUALIFICATION REQUIREMENTS:

  • Available to work full time (40 hours per week) including mornings, evenings, and weekends as needed
  • Demonstrated knowledge of beer styles and brewing techniques * In depth understanding of brewing ingredients and processes, their uses, and their relation to each other
  • Able to lift 25 KG repeatedly and 70 KG occasionally.
  • Exceptional janitorial skills * Excellent time management and multi-tasking skills
  • Positive and 'can do' work ethic.


AN IDEAL CANDIDATE WOULD POSSESS:

  • Two or more years of professional experience in a brewery.
  • An accreditation, certificate, or formal education in brewing science, or a degree in Science, Maintenance, Engineering, or a similar field.
  • Strong mechanical aptitude
  • Able to identify problems quickly and implement solutions
  • Prior experience operating a lift truck preferred.
  • Enthusiasm for craft beer and a commitment to understanding and supporting beer quality.


Salary negotiable, dependent on experience and education.

Resumes / cvs with cover letter may be sent to:
jake@ninelocksbrewing.ca