Avery Brewing Company
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Shift Brewer at Avery Brewing Company
Since 1993, our brewery has been committed to producing eccentric ales and lagers that defy styles and categories. Our beers are thoroughly American at heart: blending Old World tradition and expertise with ingenuity, creativity, and boldness. We are looking for a full-time brewer to add to our growing team.
Purpose: A shift brewer works to produce the highest quality wort while closely following all standard operating procedures (SOP), from malt to fermenter.
Stop the job for safety.
Maintain all quality standards set for the production of wort for all styles of Avery beer.
Must feel comfortable multi-tasking, while keeping a high degree of attention to detail and prioritizing tasks.
The ability to carry out all wort production, CIP, and yeast pitching SOP’s.
Daily tastings of beers in-process, and tasting of packaged beers at home to maintain a high degree of brand recognition
To help out fellow team members in any way necessary, when available
Must comply with 5S style organization structure and continually sustain 5S culture throughout the brewery
Participate in an extensive autonomous maintenance schedule which includes but is not limited to: replacing and rebuilding valves, lubricating grease points, tightening belts and other miscellaneous preventative maintenance that will be independent from the engineering department
Extreme attention to detail
Willing attitude, and team mentality
Contribute ideas to develop our portfolio of beers
Ability to manage multiple brews in process simultaneously
Understanding of P&ID and ability to operate automated brewhouse/cellar interface
Attention to detail is top priority. An ideal candidate will be one who can maintain focus and stay acutely aware of their surroundings at all times.
Ability to recognize visual and audible cues signaling machinery performance issues in a fast-paced environment and communicate them immediately
Ability to recognize problems with wort quality, mechanical issues, or anything else, and will notify the Brewhouse Manager, Head of Brewing Operations, Plant Engineer or the QA/QC Manager immediately about said problem.
Must maintain a flexible schedule, and be willing to work days, over nights, and weekends
Ability to lift 55lbs responsibly and repeatedly for the duration of a shift
Must be at least 21 years of age
Must have 2-5 years prior commercial brewery experience or formal brewing education