Canning Line Operator
Wild Leap Brewing Company
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***PLEASE NOTE: EXPERIENCE REQUIRED***
This is a full-time position within our production facility, located in Downtown LaGrange, Georgia.
The Canning Line Operator is responsible for coordinating the reporting and analysis of packaging data, including information on QA/QC, yields, labor, and efficiency, and works with the executive team to develop procedures for improvement in these areas.
- Oversight and scheduling of packaging department including keg and canning lines.
- Experience working in a production brewery
- Day-to-day oversight of the packaging department
- Assistance with development of and adherence to procedures to ensure safety, quality, efficiency, and profitability
- Ensures safe and efficient operation of equipment
- Trains, schedules and supervises packaging staff
- Responsible for consistent communications and packaging manager
- Performs regular filler CIP and maintains cleanliness of packaging areas
- Performs troubleshooting of all packaging equipment
- Understands production systems and diagnoses sources of machine failure to make necessary repairs
- Maintain and adhere to Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) for all packaging operations.
- Ensures efficient and long-lasting operation of machines
- Observes industry quality and safety standards
- Minimum of a 2-4 year technical degree or an associate degree in an applicable technical field.
- Minimum of 2-4 years of proven leadership and supervisory skills/experience
- Previous experience in a production environment
- Strong leadership skills and management experience
- Experience with double-seamed cans and canning equipment highly desirable
- A passion for craft beer is required
- Organizational skills and ability to make long range plans and goals
- Ability to interact professionally and effectively with employees and the general public
- Experience in a fast-paced work environment and the ability to multi task. The ability to think on your feet and adapt, flexibility is key
- Strong reasoning ability and problem-solving skills
- Strict attention to detail