Senior Brewer

pFriem Family Brewers

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Date: 1/9/17
Job Title: Senior Brewer
Employment: Regular Full Tim
Work Location: Hood River, OR
Reports to: Head Brewer
FLSA Status: Non-Exempt Hourly
Wage: Dependent upon Experience

We are now accepting resumes for a Senior Brewer position in our small production brewery. Our new Senior Brewer will be expected to contribute in all parts of production from handling and organizing raw ingredients, brewing, cellar work, yeast handling/mapping, separation, filtration, tank cleaning/sanitizing, inventory, and equipment repair/installation/upkeep. While working alongside the brew crew you will be leading the team through the shift, setting a strong example, training brewers, managing tasks, ensuring SOP’s are being followed, promoting safety, facilitating projects, and acting as a first responder in triaging problems.

The proper fit for this position is someone who is dedicated to the craft of brewing with a strong appreciation for good beer. He or she is an incredibly hard worker, capable of multi-tasking effectively, working quickly yet cleanly, and problem-solving creatively. This position is the right hand of the Head Brewer, and responsible for running and leading the production floor during the shift. It is imperative that this person has a combination of strong work ethic, excellent communication, leadership, management, andbrewing experience, brewing education, and strong beer knowledge.

  • Ability to lift 55 lb bags of malt and 44 lb boxes of hops repeatedly
  • Safely operate a stand-up electric forklift
  • Comprehend and remember procedures
  • Self-motivate and maintain a fast pace of detailed, accurate work
  • Contribute to our obsessive cleanliness 
  • Brewing experience, formal brewing education, and previous management experience required
  • Solid references are a must


pFriem Family Brewers is a small, yet rapidly growing 15bbl brewery situated on the waterfront of Hood River, Oregon in the idyllic Columbia River Gorge. Profoundly inspired by tradition and keenly focused on making top quality beers pFriem Family Brewers is driven by creativity and an unending passion for the art and science ofbrewing.


This is an hourly position, requiring 40 hours per week, with competitive pay based upon experience. Other benefits include: beer benefits, health care insurance, 401(k), and two weeks paid vacation accrued annually. 


Please send resumes and cover letters to

Thank you for your consideration, we look forward to hearing from you.  
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