KHFC CIDER MAKER WANTED:



Kings Highway Fine Cider, located in the NY Hudson valley, has an immediate opening for an experienced Hard Cider Maker. This is not an entry level position. The ideal candidate will possess excellent organizational and communication skills as well as a demonstrated 5 years professional brewing experience in a production environment. The preferred candidate will also have 3-5 years of leadership of a production and packaging team. In addition to being a motivated, self starter with high level of problem solving skills we are looking for:

- A proven track record producing excellent Cider
- A person who understands theory and process for blending barrel aged batches
- A basic to advanced understanding of yeast microbiology
- A grasp of Fundamental Lab practices
- Familiarity with microscopy and yeast evaluation
- Experience managing a growing barrel aging program
- Forklift Operation skills
- A commitment to safety
- Above average mechanical skills
- A Leader who is both enthusiastic about creating the Finest Cider from the Finest local ingredients (100% NY sourced apples) and also communicating with consumers about the value of this process.
- Experience staffing a production brewery
- Packaging experience
- Experience Cleaning and maintaining a Fermentation Cellar
- A high comfort level with Excel Spreadsheets
- Familiarity with batch tracking software
- Experience creating and managing a production schedule in a growing production environment


KHFC is currently undergoing an expansion and we need someone who is comfortable overseeing this growth opportunity.
We are an award winning NY cidery with a commitment to using quality, locally sourced ingredients. We are committed to growing as a team. Our compensation package will vary depending on the candidate we select. Please email misterray81@gmail.com with your resume and cover letter.