DC Brau Brewing Company in Washington, DC, is seeking a motivated part-time Packaging Assistant to join our Production Team in the Washington, DC Metro Area (DC, VA, & MD)

Since our launch in the spring of 2011, DC Brau Brewing Company has become a competitive regional brand in the DC/MD/VA craft beer market. As we grow we are looking to increase our packaging staff to support DC Brau’s Production operations. We currently seek to hire a part-time Packaging Assistant to support the increasing demand for our award winning beer!

Packaging Assistants at DC Brau Brewing support overall packaging activities including, but not limited to, canning and kegging operations, equipment cleaning, and packaging area housekeeping. This position reports directly to the Packaging Manager and is expected to work in coordination with the brewhouse and cellar, warehouse, marketing and sales, and administrative staff.

Our ideal candidate has a passion for craft beer and has some experience in a brewery or packaging work environment. This professional must also possess a strong work ethic and must enjoy working as part of a unified team. This is an excellent opportunity for someone to develop his or her skills within the craft brewing industry.

Job Responsibilities include but are not limited to:
  • Performs packaging operations - canning and kegging.
  • Assists with packaging filled cans for shipment, including building twelve-packs and case trays.
  • Cleans and fills kegs.
  • Completes required regular packaging quality checks.
  • Uses shrink-wrapper to safely build pallets for delivery/pick-up.
  • Assists with tracking the inventory of necessary packaging materials for canning and kegging.
  • Works with Packaging Manager to clean and maintain canning equipment and work area.
  • Works with Packaging Manager to coordinate weekly canning schedule.
  • Operates a fork truck as needed.
  • Assists with other packaging activities as needed.

Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
  • Ability to meet physical challenges of working in a production brewery
  • Ability to work with little supervision while maintaining safety and quality standards
  • Self-motivated with good time management skills
  • Ability to manage multiple processes at one time
  • Ability to coordinate with other staff and departments according to schedule
  • Ability to work in a diverse team environment
  • Ability to effectively communicate with team members throughout the brewery
  • Must have a positive attitude
  • High School Diploma or GED equivalent

DC Brau is an equal employment opportunity employer and implements policies and practices that do not discriminate against applicants and employees.

If you are interested, please submit your application through our website.

Ashley Howe
HR and Administrative Manager
DC Brau Brewing