Head Brewer

Phantom Carriage Brewery

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Phantom Carriage Brewery is Looking for a Head Brewer

Phantom Carriage Brewery is one of LA’s top rated breweries. The brewery is unlike any you’ve been to.  A cinema horror themed brewpub, with daily house smoked fare, and a uniquely diverse brewing program, producing an expanding array of widely sought after wild and mixed fermentation barrel aged beers, as well as equally innovative and enjoyable clean beers.  Currently we have twenty-two house brewed beers on tap and many more in packaged format.  Our team is serious about the beer we brew, the food we pair and serve, and the great experiences we get to share with our customers and friends.  If you are a capable veteran brewer, looking for a place to do some creative brewing with a great team of people…please let us know.  We have an immediate opening for a Head Brewer. We are looking for a trustworthy and responsible individual with a passion for brewing. Prior professional experience as a lead or head brewer is required. Appreciation & understanding of the production of farmhouse-style beers including mixed-fermentation is an advantage.



General Duties: 


The Head Brewer (HB), oversees all brewing staff and is responsible for all aspects of day to day brewing operations and the output of the brewery.  HB participates directly in the setting of annual production strategy and goals, as well as capital equipment planning, specification and installation.  HB oversees brewery production scheduling, (including bottling and packaging), and is responsible for the purchase of all brewing ingredients, as well as quality control, Cellar operations, and the repair and maintenance of all brewery related equipment.  HB is also responsible for all brewery related regulatory reporting and the cleanliness and organization of the brewery area.  HB coordinates with Marketing/Events staff and Distribution to insure that Phantom Carriage beers are ready for delivery to taproom, direct customers, and distribution, as well as for offsite special events as scheduled.



General Requirements


As any professional brewer knows, brewing is a physically demanding profession. Applicants must have the following abilities, priorities:


  • Safety is our first priority. Working at a production brewery comes with inherent risk.
  • Honesty is right up there. Strong, positive character.
  • Great attitude, and easy to work with follow close behind.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • The ability to work independently as well as with a team.
  • Must have the ability to get to work on time and to keep a production schedule.
  • Forklift certification.  
  • Ability to routinely and repetitively lift 55lbs up to 60” high
  • Must be computer literate and have familiarity with Microsoft Office products (Word, Excel).
  • Must be Internet savvy, and have the ability to learn and work with brewery-specific software...(Ekos Brewmaster )





If you’re looking for the opportunity to brew exceptional craft beer across a virtually unlimited number of styles, with a team that is making some of the best clean, wild, sour and barrel aged beers around, and you would enjoy working in a uniquely enjoyable speakeasy setting, in So Cal, please check out our social media, or come by the brewery to see and taste for yourself.



Phantom Carriage Brewery is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants are considered for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, disability or veteran status.

Compensation package based on ability and experience.

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