Summer Brewer ~ Fernie Brewing

Full Time, Permanent, Seasonal
Posted 2 months ago

As Simple as Good Beer, from a Good Town.

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. We believe in working hard and playing harder and are looking for results-oriented team members that are stoked about the outdoors and our brand. To us, it’s not just a job, it’s a way of life!

What you’ll be doing:

As our Summer Brewer, you will join our highly skilled & passionate brew team during the summer months. You will participate in the brewing process from start to finish as well as perform many other tasks in our Brewing department. You have a solid understanding of the brewing process, excellent communication skills, and are highly motivated & organized. We believe in quality, community, collaboration, and mountain culture in a fun, inclusive work environment.

This opportunity will be partially funded Federal Government’s Canada Summer Jobs program with the goal of providing a quality work experience opportunity to youth between 15 and 30 years of age.

More information, including eligibility for Canada Summer Jobs, can be found here. 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 our Production and Distribution Centre teams as needed We’d love to hear from you if you have:
  • Must be eligible for Canada Summer Jobs funding
  • High School Diploma
  • Preference is given to candidates currently enrolled in, or graduating from, a post-

    secondary brewing program

  • Mechanical troubleshooting skills are considered an asset
  • Excellent attention to detail, communication, and organizational skills
  • 19+ years of age
  • The ability to maneuver 50kgs
  • A love of delicious craft beer!

    This position is a seasonal, full-time position working 40 hours per week from May to August 2023 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.

    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 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: March 3, 2023

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