Beltway Brewing Company in Sterling, Virginia is a production brewery dedicated exclusively to partner brewing and contract brewing. We are currently hiring for the position of Brewer. This is a unique opportunity for a Brewer, as Beltway does not just churn out the same beer every week; the Brewer will be responsible for assisting in the creation and replication of a variety of custom beers.

We are looking for a Brewer with solid production/packaging brewery experience to help us create the quality product and premium service for which Beltway is known. A strict adherence to quality and consistency is key. This is a full-time position with great benefits.

Job duties and responsibilities:

• Wort Production

* Milling

* Assist with all brewing and packaging operations

• Assist in recipe development / scaling

• Depending on experience; may have Supervisory responsibility with assistant/apprentice brewers

• Assist in Packaging

• Client Relations when necessary

Qualifications:

• At least 2-4 years of proven brewing experience in a production/packaging brewery

• A degree from a professional brewing education program preferred

• Knowledge of various brewing practices.

• Experience in writing SOPs helpful but not required and following them precisely when supplied by a client

• Experience with QC lab standards and practices and yeast maintenance

• Experience supervising other brewery employees preferred

• Experience with automated packaging lines

• Either live in the Washington, DC metro area or be willing to relocate

Physical Qualifications: - Ability to lift and move up to 75 pounds, climb steep stairs repeatedly, crouch and work in tight spaces - Willingness to be frequently exposed to wet conditions and work in extreme cold or hot conditions - Willingness / ability to work safely with chemicals - Ability to work in a moderate noise level

We are an equal opportunity employer, dedicated to a policy of non-discrimination in employment on any basis including race, creed, color, age, sex, religion or national origin.

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $15.00 to $20.00 /hour