Packaging Team Member - Worcester, MA

Wormtown Brewery


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Packaging Team Member 
Wormtown Brewery, Worcester, MA

Wormtown Brewery in Worcester, MA is seeking packaging personnel. Wormtown Brewery opened in the Spring of 2010 in a 1,000-barrel facility producing draft beer. After winning awards at the GABF, World Beer Cup, GIBF, DIBC, USBTC, and becoming the 2014 US Open Grand National Champion a new facility opened in January of 2015. The new facility has a current capacity of 45,000 barrels and will expand to 100,000 barrels in time. The addition of a GAI 5,000 series bottle filler, CFT Canning line, and Comac Keg Plant at the new facility adds multiple package options to the rapidly expanding brewery. The utmost care and importance is placed upon ensuring our bottled and canned and products are of comparable quality to our draft offerings. 

Job Description
The Packaging Team Member’s primary responsibility is the daily packaging of beer into bottles, cans and keg packages. The position is full-time and will report directly to the Packaging Manager. Additionally, the Packaging Team Member will work closely with the lead Bottling, Canning, Keg and Logistics Coordinators.

Duties and responsibilities:
Input and monitoring Standard Operating Procedures (SOP)
Work with cellar-person to carbonate all beers
Perform facility sanitation with packaging team
Accurately report finished beer inventory 
Promote safety

Requirements:
Attention to detail
Ability to work 8-10 hour shifts
Knowledge of brewing and beer packaging methods and techniques
Strong communication and interpersonal skills
Competence with all safety regulations
Must be able to lift 50# and move 150# regularly
Minimum 1-year experience in the beer industry, but willing to train the right candidate
A genuine interest in craft beer

Compensation:
Commensurate with experience
Paid vacation, after 1 year of employment
Shift differential 
Health Insurance (Blue Cross Blue Shield) eligible after 90 days
401K, eligible after 6 months

Opportunities:
Ability to attend industry events that benefit continued education in packaging
Forklift Training 
Safety Training

Interested applicants should email cover letter, resume, and references to: johnfitz@wormtownbrewery.com
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