Bootlegger’s Brewery in Fullerton, CA is looking to hire a brewer. We are a 10 year old brewery with a production facility in Fullerton and tasting rooms in Fullerton, Redlands, and Costa Mesa. We are looking to add a talented and motivated brewer to our team. This is an exciting opportunity that will involve a lot of responsibility and opportunity for growth.

The ideal candidate will have:
•1+ years of professional brewing experience, brewing education preferred
• Experience and knowledge of all aspects of the brewing process, packaging, and cellar work, raw material evaluation
• A desire to clean anything and everything
• Technical understanding of brewing (including recipe development); yeast handling proficiency, lab tests (including plating and cell counting), batch monitoring experience
• Experience and proficiency in following SOPs and working with chemicals
• Strong communication skills (verbal, email, in house messaging), and proficiency in filling out appropriate paperwork
• Strong work ethic and be able to work within a team AND independently with a great attitude
• Full availability throughout the week. Day, night, and weekend shifts may be required
• Desire to learn and willingness to contribute where needed, whether on brewhouse(10 gallon, 3 barrel, 7 barrel, or 30 barrel), in cellar, packaging, etc...job duties can and will rotate


Typical physical requirements will apply, including:
• Ability to frequently reach with hands and arms and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl
• Ability to lift 55 pound grain bags, 44 pound hop boxes, maneuver full kegs, maneuver fill grain bins with pallet jack
• Ability to ascend and descend staircase and/or ladder repeatedly throughout shift and stoop in close quarters
• Ability to be frequently exposed to wet conditions and work in extreme cold and heat
• Frequently exposed to strong and sometimes disagreeable odors. Will work with chemicals
• Ability to work near moving mechanical parts and drive a forklift proficiently
• Ability to work in a moderate noise level and in a fast paced environment


This is a full time position (40 hours per week). Benefits include paid vacation, sick pay, paid holidays, and health insurance. Pay will be dependent on experience.

If interested, please email your cover letter describing why you would like to join our team, resume, and pay rate requirement to robert.margalis@bootleggersbrewery.com. Write “Brewer Posting” in subject line of email.