Head Brewer/ Brewmaster

Back Bay Brewing Company

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Back Bay's Farmhouse Brewing is looking for a innovative lead brewer to oversee our new production facility and sours operation.

This is an exciting opportunity for a talented brewer or brewmaster who is ready and willing to help come in and lead a production team on a 18 BBL steam system and oversee the new sours operation. We currently operate two tasting rooms one at the Virginia Beach Ocean front and one in the Historic William E Wood farmhouse in Virginia Beach. This location is unlike any in the area as it sits on 10 acres of land in the heart of Virginia Beach's most populated area. We have two acres of crops which we use as inputs for our beer and have just finished a dedicated sours building with 5 50hl Chianti Foeder's. We produce both Beer and cider at this location so cider production experience is a plus. We also own and Operate Tarnished truth Distillery in Virginia Beach so we have a steady flow of bourbon Barrels. The opportunities for a creative brewer with drive are endless. 

We truly have the most unique location in Hampton Roads . 

-Self-motivated, the ability to work alone and effectively as part of a team
-Minimum of three (3) years commercial brewing experience
-Comfortable playing a key role on the company’s management team
-Excellent communication skills
-Must be able to work flexible hours including an occasional night/weekend alongside the founders based on demand

-Successful recipe development
-Yeast propagation and management
-Equipment maintenance
-Cleaning and sanitizing with the devotion of a monk
-Laboratory operations/quality assurance/quality control with a basic knowledge of chemistry and biology
-Writing standard operating procedures (SOPs) and following them

-Industry specific education
-A mechanically inclined mind with the ability to troubleshoot and resolve problems
-Enthusiasm to attend events, pairing dinners, and festivals
-Spirited customer interaction in the taproom
-Sours Experience
-Food pairing expertise
-Distributor relation experience

50k-85k per year depending on experience plus full benefits package. Relocation expenses considered for the right candidate. 

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