Packaging Lead

Southern Grist Brewing Company - Nashville, TN

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We are currently looking for an experienced individual to primarily fill a packaging lead role, with assistant cellar person responsibilities.


  • Minimum 1 year of experience in the industry is preferred; specifically in packaging and/or operating a canning line.

  • Strong mechanical and technical troubleshooting skills.

  • Ability to operate a forklift; certification a plus.

  • Experience with EKOS a plus

  • Passionate about craft beer.


  • In charge of all packaging processes including kegs, bottling, and most importantly, canning.

  • Monitoring and keeping good record of beer specs during canning operations.

  • Perform daily, monthly, and annual maintenance on canning line and additional equipment as needed.

  • Adhere to all SOPs, as well as safety procedures.

  • Maintain a clean, organized, and sanitary environment throughout the brewery.

  • Assist lead cellar person in all cellar tasks, including but not limited to CIP of all tanks/vessels.

  • Assist brew team with various tasks, such as but not limited to; milling grain, dry hopping, adding fruit, etc.

Physical Requirements:

  • Ability to stand/walk on hard surfaces for an entire 8hr shift.

  • Willingness to tolerate/work in wet, hot, or cold warehouse conditions.

  • Ability to work safely with potentially hazardous chemicals.

  • Ability to lift up to 55lbs on a daily basis.


  • Paid Time Off.

  • Medical insurance available.

  • Competitive Salary, based on experience.

To apply, please email resume to

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