Brewer

Lucky Envelope Brewing


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Lucky Envelope Brewing is looking for a passionate and hard-working individual to join our brewing team. 2+ years of brewery experience and/or brewing school accreditations strongly preferred.

Job Summary: The primary role of the brewer will be a focus on all back-of-house aspects of brewing including wort production, fermentation, and cellaring. This full-time position will report directly to the Head Brewer. The secondary role will be to support the brewery in other capacities as required.

Ideal candidate will have:

  • 2+ years brewing experience in the beer industry
  • Fermentation science or brewing school degree
  • Strong work ethic, positive attitude, sense of accountability
  • In-depth understanding of brewing science
  • Passion for learning and teaching
  • A desire to take on new responsibilities and seek constructive feedback
  • Excellent communication, organizational, time management, and leadership skills
  • Mechanical and electrical aptitude to troubleshoot manufacturing equipment
  • Lab experience a plus

Roles & Responsibilities (but not limited to):

  • Performing and managing some aspects of brewing production operations including: wort production, fermentation monitoring, transfers, brew schedules, record keeping, yeast management, dry hopping, filtering, quality control, inventory recording.
  • Perform, manage cellar work including CIP of brew house, fermentation vessels, packaging, and cleaning kegs.
  • Communicate frequently with Head Brewer on day-to-day and longer term timelines
  • Assist with recipe development and pilot batches
  • Assist with oversight of our growing barrel program – both clean and funky
  • Assist with education and training of staff including assistant brewers, cellarpeople, and tasting room
  • Some management of brewery staff in day-to-day operations
  • Maintain a clean and sanitary brewery workplace
  • Maintain proper awareness of and adherence to safety guidelines, standard operating procedures, and chemical handling guidelines.
    • Assist in developing, writing, and updating existing SOPs
    • Work closely with sales team, tasting room and owners to ensure mutual success
    • Represent Lucky Envelope at on and off-site events in a friendly, engaging, and positive manner

    Essential Functions:

    • Have and maintain a clean driving record
    • Ability to work independently and manage tasks in a team environment
    • Ability to lift up to 65 lbs repeatedly and maneuver 175lb 1/2bbl full kegs safely, lift with assistance
    • Ability to work in wet, cold/hot, noisy environments
    • Must be able to work with hands, twist, reach over shoulders, crouch, and stand on a continual basis
    • Have flexibility to work some non-standard hours (early mornings, late evenings, weekends)
    • MS Office skills necessary for emails, data entry, and spreadsheet work
    • Must maintain MAST & King County Food Worker’s Card certifications (Lucky Envelope to pay for training/fees)

    Compensation DoE.

    Employment with Lucky Envelope Brewing will be contingent upon successful completion of a background check.

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