Head Brewer - Door County, Wisconsin

Shipwrecked Brew Pub


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Shipwrecked Brew Pub in Egg Harbor, WI is looking to hire a head brewer. We have been brewing beer in Door County, a popular tourist destination, since 1997. Our original facility was destroyed by fire in 2017 and we have now reopened with a huge uptick in business. In addition to our company's brewing & restaurant operations, we also own Door Peninsula Winery, Wisconsin's largest winery, and Door County Distillery. We are looking to add a talented and motivated brewer to our team.

The ideal candidate will have:
•3+ years of professional brewing experience
• Experience and knowledge of all aspects of the brewing process, packaging, cellar work, raw material evaluation
• A desire to clean anything and everything
• Experience and proficiency in following SOPs and working with chemicals
• Strong communication skills and proficiency in filling out the appropriate paperwork
• Strong work ethic and be able to work within a team AND independently with a great attitude
• Full availability throughout the week. Day, night, and weekend shifts may be required
• Desire to learn and willingness to contribute where needed, whether in the brewhouse, distillery, maintenance, packaging, cleaning, shoveling snow, etc...job duties can and will rotate

Typical physical requirements will apply, including:
• Ability to frequently reach with hands and arms and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl
• Ability to lift 50+ pound grain bags, 45+ pound hop boxes, maneuver full kegs & maneuver pallets with a pallet jack
• Ability to ascend and descend a staircase and/or ladder repeatedly throughout the shift and stoop in close quarters
• Ability to be frequently exposed to wet conditions and work in extreme cold and heat
• Frequently exposed to strong and sometimes disagreeable odors. Will work with chemicals
• Ability to work near moving mechanical parts and drive a forklift proficiently
• Ability to work in a moderate noise level and in a fast-paced environment

This is a full-time position with varied hours. Benefits include paid vacation, 401k, and health insurance. Pay will be dependent on experience.

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