A Head Brewer position for a highly motivated brewer whose passion for quality craft beers and drive to explore new brands is expected!
Goliad Brewing Company is looking for a Head Brewer that has a passion for craft brews, thinks outside-the-box, is self-motivated, takes initiative, and enjoys working within a team based atmosphere. This position will be responsible for leading Goliad Brewing Companys new production facility. This includes responsibility for all brewing operations, quality control, safety and compliance, and inventory. In the future, the head brewer may be overseeing a small staff to assist with the operations of the new facility.
The right person will become part of the Goliad team that will give input, formulate recipes, and general Head Brewer duties. We require experience in the brewing process to meet the expectations needed to run a 30BBL brew-house (from grain to packaging). Our Head Brewer will also play a pivotal role in the planning, layout of equipment, and expansions of Goliad Brewing Company.
Goliad Brewing Company is focused on making quality craft and traditional ales. The Head Brewer will focus on running the 30 BBL brew house, while developing new recipes on the breweries pilot system.
A minimum of 3 years of professional experience brewing on a commercial system (education may be substituted for employment, year for year)
Packaging experience - racking and bottling
Able to lift 55 lbs. and move at least 165 lbs., and work in hot and cold environments
Excellent time management, prioritization, and task scheduling skills
Be self-directed and work effectively independently
Able to use Microsoft Office Suite, particularly Excel, and basic computer software
Organized and detail oriented
Be resourceful and adaptive
Have the desire to learn and teach about brewing
Technical/mechanical expertise troubleshooting and fixing brewing and bottling equipment is a plus (but will train the right person to develop these skills)
Maintain a safe and regulatory compliant work environment
Maintain cleanliness and sanitation of all equipment, tanks, and work areas
Operate all aspects of the brewing facility - brewery, cellar, and grain handling
Maintain brew sheets, inventory, and governmental compliance paperwork
Participate in beer festivals and events
Evaluate and monitor beer and raw materials
Keep inventory of raw materials and beer
Problem solve and troubleshoot, and get assistance when needed
Work and communicate well with other staff, customers, and outside parties
Train, supervise, and motivate other staff
Develop new beer recipes, and maintain the quality of our current beer recipes
Perform other tasks as assigned (there is nothing that the owners would have an employee do that they would not do themselves)
This is a full-time salaried position that allows for a flexible schedule. Incentives are available for this position when agreed achieved goals are met.
Send your resume and a cover letter describing how your experience, skills, and abilities meet the qualifications of this position to John@goliadbrewingcompany.com. Only qualified applicants will be contacted.
Goliad is located in south central Texas (just an hour drive from the Gulf Coast). It is a community surrounded by ranching, agriculture, and significant Texas historic culture. Theres lots of sunshine, and recreation actives are available year-round. According to the most recent figures, the population is a just over 6,500.
The brewery uses its own certified public well for brewing and is nestled on approximately 50 acres of land which include 3 ponds, a Pecan orchard, gorgeous oaks and close to the Texas Gulf Coast.
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