Cerebral Brewing

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Cerebral Brewing is an award-winning craft brewery located in the heart of the Bluebird district of Denver, Colorado. Our goal is to combine scientific methodology with an artistic viewpoint to create extremely drinkable beers spanning a broad spectrum of styles - including, but not limited to, Foeder-Fermented Lagers, New England-inspired IPAs and Barrel Aged Stouts.

Cerebral Brewing is looking to add a talented and motivated Brewer to our team to further the growth of our nationally recognized and award winning brand. This position will split time between our lab and brewing/cellaring tasks.


Job responsibilities include:

  • QA/QC: Plating on multiple media types and gram staining to detect possible beer spoilage organisms

  • Yeast management: Propagation from slant, harvesting, pitching, cell counts and daily monitoring of in-house grown yeast

  • Documentation: Manage all quality related record keeping and compliance documentation

  • Raw materials: Assessment, organization, management, and inventory

  • Wort production: Production of specified wort with attention to detail and world-class manufacturing techniques

  • Barrel program: Filling, emptying, and sampling as needed

  • Collaboration: Creative ideation of new products and modification of existing projects

  • Bright beer: Low-oxygen transfers, carbonation monitoring, and True-to-Brand assessment

  • Packaging: Packaging of brite and still beer in kegs, bottles, and cans

  • CIP Operations: Cleaning of FVs, BTs, and Brewhouse using industry best practices

  • Taproom: Assist with taproom operations during releases and special events as needed

Required experience and abilities:

  • We are a small team of dedicated beer professionals - a positive attitude is a must

  • Minimum 2 years of relevant brewing and QA/QC experience

  • Brewing-related certification or degree preferred

  • Intensive attention to detail

  • Ability to work unsupervised while maintaining safety and quality standards

  • Self-motivated with good time management skills

  • Ability to manage multiple processes at one time

  • Ability to effectively communicate with team members throughout the brewery

  • Availability to work nights and weekends

  • Ability to meet physical challenges of working in a production brewery and with hazardous materials

This is a full time position (35 to 40+ hrs/wk). Cerebral Brewing offers medical, vision and dental insurance after 60-day probationary period, paid time off, monthly R&D beer allowance, life insurance, and a company-sponsored retirement investment plan. To be considered, send your resume, cover letter, and references to with the subject “APPLICATION - Brewer”.

Cerebral Brewing is an equal employment opportunity employer and implements policies and practices that do not discriminate against applicants and employees.

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