Job Title: Canning Line Operator
Reports to: Production Manager
Department: Production

Thomas Hooker Brewery is located in Bloomfield, CT. We are a midsize production facility that produces of a variety of styles including IPA’s, lagers, stouts, sours, and barrel aged beers. We are seeking a full-time canning line operator to join our team as we expand production.

Duties Will Include:
- Daily setup, CIP and SIP of a Codi 5 head counter pressure canning line
- Daily operation of canning line and supporting equipment (Automated depallatizer, laser ink date coder, in line labeler, conveyors, and can rinse)
- Filling 1/6bbl and 1/2bbl kegs
- Keg washing using a Premier Stainless 3 head automatic keg cleaning system
- Maintain cleanliness of the packaging hall and equipment
- Maintain an inventory of all supplies. Cans, lids, pak-tec, labels, etc and report when stock is running low.
- Follow all SOP’s to ensure quality of packaged beer.
- Monitor CO2 and O2 content of packaged beer with Anton-Paar C-box

Who we are looking for: A motivated, hardworking individual who takes pride in their work, and has exceptional attention to detail. Our ideal candidate will possess the ability to think critically, problem solve, and a willingness to suggest improvements. Experience working with packaging equipment or other machinery is desired for this position, but we will train the right candidate. Forklift experience/ certification is a plus, but not required. Must have the ability to follow company SOP’s, handle cleaning chemicals properly wearing PPE, and be passionate about the craft.

We offer competitive pay, benefits, and a generous employee discount. Candidates may send resumes to careers@thomashookerbeer.com