Packaging Technician

Mayflower Brewing Company


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Mayflower Brewing Company, located in historic Plymouth, MA, is looking to add a detail-oriented, reliable and mechanically-inclined individual to our packaging team. The Packaging Technician position involves maintaining/running high-speed machinery on the canning and bottling lines and cleaning/filling kegs. This is a full-time, hourly position with benefits (including health insurance).

The ideal candidate will be familiar with the day-to-day operation of a rotary canning and bottling lines, including proper CIP and sanitation, counter-pressure filling, can seaming, bottle crowning and maintenance. In this role, you may also be responsible for assisting in other aspects of beer packaging including cleaning and filling kegs, routine brewery cleaning and sanitation, and loading / unloading trucks. 

Requirements:
• Arrive at work on time and ready to begin the day's production
• Good communication skills, both oral and written
• Works well as part of a team in fast-paced environment
• Ability to understand and follow SOP's
• Strong focus on product quality, efficiency, and attention to detail
• Able to adjust to a changing production schedule
• Maintain a high level of cleanliness in all operations
• Able to take direction from management
• Respect for peers, co-workers, and managers
• Interest in learning and growing with the company
• Work on your feet for over eight hours at a time
• Work in hot / cold temperature extremes for extended periods of time
• Work in damp / wet areas or confined spaces
• Work in loud production environment
• Must be able to reach over head, twist / turn, stoop, crouch, kneel
• Lift up to 165 pound kegs as needed
• Operate in a safe manner, including wearing protective eye / ear wear and gloves
• Ensure proper chemical handling
• Drive a forklift (we will teach you if needed)
• Previous experience in a production brewery (a plus)
• Interest in craft beer and the brewing process

This is an exciting opportunity to join one of the leading breweries in New England. This is a full time, hourly position ranging from 40-50 hours per week. We offer medical benefits, paid vacation and PTO. Salary will be based on experience. To be considered please send your resume with cover letter and salary requirements.

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