Howdy folks,

Balcones Distilling is a whisky distillery in Waco, TX. We make whisky from "grain to glass" as people say these days. (How else would one make whisky? Anyway...) We're looking to hire a production assistant that will work primarily in the brewhouse which generally runs from 7am to 3pm.


Essential Duties and Responsibilities to include (but are not limited to):

• Mashing & cooking on both our 220BBL mash tun and our cereal cooker

• Milling of grain in silos, super sacks, and 50-60lb bags

• Managing fermentations of multiple mash bills and products

• CIP'ing, routine maintenance, and cleaning of brewhouse vessels, equipment, and worksurfaces

• Daily quality assurance/quality control responsibilities

• Working with distilling staff to transfer finished fermentations to the stillhouse

• Receipt of raw materials and operation of fork lift

• Helping other teams with proofing, barreling, sample pulling, barrel dumping and bottling of spirits


Applicant Qualifications

• 1-2 years of previous distilling or brewing experience preferred

• Strong mechanical/light industrial background preferred

• Experience in the beverage industry, with a passion for craft beverages in particular

• Proven ability to work with little to no supervision

• Must be able to lift 60lbs and perform other physically demanding tasks essential to the role described

• Must have no history of DWUI

• Be precise and detail oriented


Balcones Distilling is committed to diversity and to equal opportunity employment. We here at Balcones do not discriminate on the basis of race, creed, color, ethnicity, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, veteran status, or marital status.


If interested, send your resume and a quick note as to why you think you'd be a good fit to jobs@balconesdistilling.com