Brewer – Fernie Brewing

Full Time, Permanent
Posted 1 month ago

About Fernie Brewing Company: 

Fernie Brewing Company is a fast-growing and dynamic craft brewery situated in the popular mountain town of Fernie, B.C. We are passionate about brewing exceptional beers and the people who make it all happen. 

At FBC we’re dedicated to consistency and quality in all aspects of our business, and we are looking for results-oriented individuals who are stoked about the outdoors and our brand. We believe in quality, community, collaboration, and mountain culture in a fun, inclusive work environment. 

What you’ll be doing:  

As a Brewer, you will join our highly skilled & passionate brew team. You will participate in the brewing process from start to finish as well as perform many other tasks in our Brewing department. You have advanced knowledge of the brewing process, excellent mechanical troubleshooting skills, and are highly motivated & organized.  

Main responsibilities will include, but are not limited to: 

  • Brewing including milling, mashing, lautering, and boiling 
  • Operating the centrifuge 
  • Performing beer transfers 
  • Dry-hopping 
  • Checking beers during fermentation & basic quality control assessments Pitching yeast 
  • Tank cleaning & sanitizing 
  • Cleaning and day-to-day maintenance of equipment 
  • Assisting on the keg filling line as required 

We’d love to hear from you if you have: 

  • 1-2 years of previous experience in a craft brewery, direct brewing experience preferred Advanced knowledge of the brewing process 
  • Exceptional mechanical troubleshooting skills 
  • A Certificate or other advanced education in the brewing process, or a Bachelor’s Degree in Science or a related field is considered an asset 
  • Excellent attention to detail and organizational skills 
  • 19+ years of age 
  • The ability to maneuver 50kgs 
  • A love of delicious craft beer! 

Please note: An equivalent combination of education and/or experience may be considered.

This position is a permanent full-time position working 40 hours per week and requires a flexible work schedule. Depending on the brew schedule, shifts will vary as needed including early morning shifts, day shifts, night shifts, and evenings and weekends. We offer a competitive compensation package, including dental, medical, and lifestyle benefits, and a relocation allowance. 

At FBC our teams work collaboratively and respect each person’s unique perspective and contribution. We are committed to inclusive and barrier-free recruitment & selection processes and we welcome applications from qualified individuals from all backgrounds. 

Please apply with a resume and cover letter HERE.

We invite you to save your profile and join FBC’s  Talent Community to receive notifications when new positions are posted.  

Thank you for your interest in joining our team, please note only those candidates selected for further consideration will be contacted. 

Closing date: September 15, 2023

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