Saltaire Brewery Blog

Production Brewer Wanted!

Thursday, May 10th, 2018

Looking for that dream job? This could be the one!

 

 

We have a great reputation for producing excellent beer, with a number of exciting projects under way aided by our recent expansion onto our new 40-barrel semi-automated brew-kit.

 

As a result, we have an opportunity for an enthusiastic, self-motivated individual who is passionate about all things beer, and brewing, to join our team full-time, and help bolster our culture of quality, creativity and continuous improvement.  Making Saltaire the best it can be.

 

To join our team, ideally you will be familiar with all aspects of the commercial brewing process, and have the technical expertise and creativity to help us develop our beer and grow our business. You don’t have to have a brewing qualification but it will help. Of course, full training will be provided.

 

It’s a demanding job – physically, as well as technically, with a flexible approach to work patterns required when necessary, but highly rewarding, with potential to develop further as our business expands.

 

Main duties include:

Brew beers on our semi-automated 40 bbrl kit, to the established practices and procedures
Preparing brewing ingredients
Checking and managing fermentations from start to finish
Harvesting of yeast and yeast management
Accurate data collection and record keeping
Transferring beer from vessel to vessel

 

Other duties may include:

Packaging beer into cask
CIP of brewing vessels/systems
Cleaning of brewing plant and environment
QA/QC of the product
Loading and unloading materials safely

 

Minimum Requirements:

Legal right to work in U.K.
At least C grade GCSEs (or equivalent) in maths and English.

 

Nice-to-haves:

Understanding of the beer production process
Experience working in the brewing industry
Understanding of CIP systems and chemical usage and interaction.
Food hygiene qualification
Brewing qualification (IBD etc)

 

Personal Attributes

Excellent time management
Good communication skills – written and verbal
Ability to follow instructions accurately
Good listening skills
Ability to work effectively in a team or as an individual
Fun and engaged

 

Salary: Competitive & attractive

Package includes: pension scheme, 33 days holiday per year

 

If this sounds like you, please get in touch by 31st May 2018 with a full CV and cover letter to: elliott@saltairebrewery.co.uk

 

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