Avenger Team Brewer

New Glarus Brewing Company


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Not all Super Heroes wear capes. 

Some wear boots & PPE. 

That’s this job... 

The NEW GLARUS AVENGER TEAM is looking for a qualified candidate to join our team!  On a daily basis, YOU will be a boots-on-the-ground servant leader, ensuring day-to-day world class operations are running efficiently.  This on-the-floor Avenger will be aggressively looking for ways to improve operations and efficiencies in all departments.

We believe in Servant Leadership.  Our job is to make sure the proper training and tools are available to our motivated brewers so they can be successful.  Our number one mission is to provide a safe, inclusive, and collaborative workplace where every brewer feels like they are heard and allowed to grow professionally.

We are a state-of-the-art brewing facility.  We invest wisely in equipment and in people.

If being on the cutting edge of brewing science, working in a team environment, and being part of a brewery that is trying to be sustainable for the next 300+ years sounds exciting to you…  Maybe, you are the Avenger we are looking for!

 

WHAT IS AN AVENGER?

  • You are on a Team with other Super Heroes striving to make the best beer possible.  Heck yeah!

  •  You work with the Brewmaster and Brewing Teams to

  • Troubleshoot brewing and packaging operations.

  • Provide insight & solutions to challenges.

  • Assist facilitation of construction projects.

  • Facilitate production of World Class Beer.

  • This position reports to the Brewmaster.

WHAT IS EXPECTED OF AN AVENGER?

  • Provide technical assistance with process improvement & process troubleshooting. 

    • Actively work with production teams 'on the floor'.

    • Resolve technical issues to improve production efficiencies and nurture a positive team environment.

  • Mentor, train, & inspire Brewers as to technical aspects of making World Class Beer.

  • Document timely, accurate & succinct reports applied to basic brewery management, communication, and to preserve institutional knowledge.

  • This position embraces the philosophy of Servant Leadership; to serve the needs of the Teams.

  • This position requires significant time ‘on the floor’ working with teams & observing processes.

  • Assist Team Leaders in collaborative scheduling of production activities. 

  • Any other duties as required by Brewmaster or Production Team Leaders or Production Teams.

  • This position reports to the Brewmaster.

 

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS

  • You are proud to be a brewer and you are enthusiastic about brewing!

  • Academic brewing certificate/diploma, or proof of extensive in-house brewery training.

  • Minimum of 5 years in a packaging brewery producing over 100,000 hl per year.

  • Possess exceptional analytical and problem-solving skills.

  • Possess strong organizational skills.

  • A strong collaborative team player with the ability to lead, motivate, train, & develop people while maintaining positive morale.

  • You have integrity.  You do what you say & say what you mean.

  • Possess good oral and writing skills.

  • Schedule covers core weekday hours but requires flexibility with regards to: 
  • A rotational weekend Plant Manager shift (shared by all production Team Leaders).

  • Unforeseen production emergencies.

 

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

  • Supervisory experience in a packaging 100,000 hl ++ brewery.

  • Broad knowledge of life sciences, chemistry, engineering, process automation, and supervision.

 

YOUR REWARD AS A SUPER HERO

  • A competitive salary, 401K, Part Ownership in the Brewery through our ESOP Plan, full medical insurance, liberal vacation schedule, and profit-sharing benefits.

  • You will receive undying admiration from the Teams.  Everybody loves a Super Hero.

 

WHAT WE ARE & WHAT WE BELIEVE

  • New Glarus Brewing Company was founded in 1993 by Deb & Dan Carey.

  • We are the leader in Wisconsin craft brewing & want to stay that way!

  • We are actively growing and are in the top 20 volume-producing craft breweries in the U.S while distributing ONLY IN WISCONSIN!

  • We provide a safe & inclusive work environment for all employees and visitors.

  • New Glarus Brewing Company is Employee Owned.  Heck yeah (again)!

  • Our business strategy invests for long-term success with immediate sustainability.

  • We’re a family brewery that fosters mutual respect, empowers its employees, encourages educational opportunities, and prides itself on a low employee turnover rate.

  • We are located in the beautiful rolling hills of southern Wisconsin, a short distance to Madison.

  • The Village of New Glarus has an excellent school system & is a great place to raise a family.

 

 

 

 

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