Head Brewer – Wild North Brewing

Full Time
Creston
Posted 6 days ago

Experience the Wild North

Head Brewer Full-Time Position

Wild North Brewing Company is located in beautiful Creston BC in the heart of the Kootenay region on the unceded territories of the Ktunaxa Nation.

Wild North Brewing Company is a new brewery that offers an authentic, modern taproom that is inspired by a love of people and a passion for beer.  Our mission is to provide a welcoming space that draws people together to enjoy the local craft beer culture.

We opened our doors in May 2021, and we are growing and changing quite rapidly. The right candidate for our brewery will be flexible and adaptive to a continuously evolving environment. They will be keen to learn and maintain a high-performance standard. The best candidate will be a motivated individual that is able to work independently in the brewery after training and will take the initiative to complete work that needs doing.

At Wild North Brewing we believe craft beer is for everybody and we are committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace.  We strive to create an environment that is enjoyable and exciting for every guest as well as our employees.

We are looking for a driven and independent Head Brewer to add to our team. The job description includes, but is not limited to the following:

Main Duties

  • mainly responsible for all phases of the brewing process/production and packaging
  • brewing existing recipes consistently to the highest quality standards,
  • batch documentation using current brewing software in place
  • recipe collaboration with the ownership group
  • quality control,
  • sensory panel participation,
  • brewery safety, ingredients management,
  • development of new recipes and other tasks associated with the brewery.
  • cellaring and packaging
  • cleaning brewing area
  • occasional taproom shifts, and event or beer tasting participation

Other Job Requirements:

  • Training and supervising additional staff/team members who assist with brewery operations
  • Ability to work and communicate well with staff and public
  • Organized and detail-oriented, accurate record-keeping skills
  • Be a self-starter and manage time efficiently
  • Be able to work on your feet for long periods of time.
  • Valid driver’s license
  • Flexible schedule: weekdays/ weeknights/ weekends/ holidays occasionally as required
  • Be able to attain the BC “Serve it Right” accreditation

Physical Requirements:

  • Lift 55 lbs. from ground to shoulder height
  • Lift 110 lbs. from ground to waist height
  • Climb stairs, ramps, and ladders
  • Work safely with chemicals with appropriate safety accommodations
  • Comfortable with use of Microsoft Office and Google Workspace

Job Type:

Full-time

1-2-year contract with possible extensions

Salary position with possible bonus program

Willing to offer a competitive wage to the right applicant, will be discussed during the interview process.

Please send your resumes to: taproom@wildnorthbrewery.ca

 

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