Packaging Manager

Stowe Cider

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Packaging Manager:

Stowe Cider is Hiring a full-time Packaging Manager.

We are a young, locally-owned hard cider company looking for a Packaging Manager to join our hard-working production team. Teamwork, dedication, and a passion for producing the highest quality cider is what sets us apart. We are currently seeking motivated and well organized professionals whose dedication and initiative will continue to keep Stowe Cider at the top of the industry.

The Packaging Manager ensures that the quality and quantity of Stowe Cider products meets our high standards and demands. This individual needs to be tech and equipment-savvy as they perform many machine-adjustments and maintenance tasks in a day.

Packaging Duties:

  • Run all equipment on kegging, bottling and canning lines

  • Startup and shutdown of utilities and equipment

  • Use of chemicals for sanitizing all equipment in adherence with company standard operating procedures

  • Competent operation of large and expensive equipment

  • Close monitoring of cooperage quality and removing cooperage in need of repair

  • Ensure accurate and legible coding and labeling of all containers

  • Routine maintenance of all equipment

  • Maintain accurate and detailed records

  • Maintain an orderly and safe work environment within department as well as entire facility

  • Participate in regular departmental meetings to review issues and propose solutions

  • Maintain personal appearance and conduct reflective of professionalism and pride in the brand

  • Follow all company policies as detailed in employee handbook

  • Contribute to positive work environment through open and constructive dialog

  • Assist in other departments or perform other tasks as needed

  • Support inbound and outbound of raw materials and finished goods

Desired Qualifications and Abilities:

  • Previous experience in a cider, beer, wine or other food related manufacturing environment

  • Proper use of PPE

  • OSHA-approved Forklift Certification

  • Attention to detail

  • Genuine enthusiasm for craft cider

  • Positive attitude

  • High school diploma or GED equivalent

Pay & Benefits:

  • Pay is based on experience and evaluated every six months

  • 3 weeks paid time off + select holidays

  • Health and wellness package (ski pass, gym membership, or similar) after 6 months

  • Free merch

  • Free cider

  • Opportunity to grow with a young and successful company

  • Experience in a growing industry

Job Types: Full-time

*Please accompany resume with a cover letter for the position.

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