Packaging Technician – 1st Shift - Sleeping Giant Brewing - Denver, CO

Job Description:
We are currently looking for a Full-Time Packaging Technician to join our growing team. Sleeping Giant Brewing Company has enjoyed tremendous growth as the first dedicated contract brewery in the Western United States. This is an opportunity to get in at a rapidly growing brewery with opportunities for advancement in the future.

Requirements:
• Must be 21 years of age or older
• 1+ year of experience in a production brewery and/or in high-speed machine operation
• Strong written and verbal communication skills
• Ability to perform the physical demands of the position
• Lifting up to 50lbs repeatedly
• Maneuvering up to 165 lbs
• Working on feet for up to 10 hours
• Occasionally needing to kneel, crouch, and crawl
• Availability to work a flexible schedule as needed. This position is primarily 1st shift, Monday thru Friday, but nights, weekends, and overtime are occasionally required.
• Willingness to work in a flow-to-work team environment with positions ranging from running high-speed equipment to manually stacking finished good pallets.
• Ability to work with a constant focus on safety while adhering to SGBC’s set policies

Preferred Skills and Experience:
• Canning, bottling, kegging, and warehousing experience (Rotary filler experience is a plus)
• Fork truck operation
• Mechanically inclined and comfortable using basic hand tools
• High attention to detail in operations and documentation
• Writing, revising, and following SOPs or Work Instructions
• Performing CIPs on equipment and handling the required chemicals
• Use of brewing analytical equipment – Anton-Paar, Zahm, pH meter, etc.
• Bachelor’s degree in relevant field and/or certification by IBD, Siebel, Metro State, etc. is desirable but not required.

The ideal candidate for this position will be self-motivated and hard-working with an extremely high attention to detail. They will need to possess an excitement and enthusiasm to be a contributing member of the Sleeping Giant Team. Our culture is paramount to our success and we require members of the team to contribute to our continuous improvement. We are looking for individuals to be a part of the team for the long haul with a goal of seeking advancement within the company.

Compensation for this position is commensurate with experience and includes:
• Paid Time Off and Paid Holidays
• Health, Dental, Vision, Disability and Life Insurance
• Professional Development Opportunities
• Quarterly Incentive Plan
• SGBC Gear Credit
• Beer!

Please submit resume and cover letter to jobs@sleepinggiantbrewing.com with "Packaging" in the subject line. This is an immediate job opening with applications being accepted until June 25th. Thanks for looking and have a great day!

www.sleepinggiantbrewing.com