Experienced Head Brewer in Chicago looking to join your startup brewery or existing brewery. I have 7 years of commercial experience and a bunch of homebrewing experience. I’ve been involved with 2 startups, and have brewed on large and small systems. Please contact me at BrewerChicago@yahoo.com and I’ll send you a resume and reference info. I also have expertise with:
* Operating and maintaining canning lines, kegging lines, and bottling lines
* Sizing utilities and brewery equipment pre-production
* Scheduling production
* Hiring and supervising workers
* Purchasing raw materials
* Negotiating with vendors to reduce costs
* Repairing and maintaining pumps, motors, and machinery
* Operating Centrifuges and filtration
* Recipe design for dozens of varieties of beer
* Cellaring
* Yeast handling
* Operating Siemens Braumat
* Batch tracking using Excel spreadsheets and Orchestrated Beer software
* Cleaning draft lines