Brick Brewery are hiring a Brewer/ Packaging

Brick Brewery are hiring a Brewer/ Packaging

Brick is an independently run brewery that started fromhumble roots in a Peckham shed. Since 2013 we have been building our brewery in a railway arch in Peckham Rye, SE London and this summer we have expanded with an additional production site in Deptford, which means more beer, for more people.  This also means we need more people to join our growing team of passionate individuals to drive the business forward.

The role of Brewer / Packaging will combine responsibilities across wort production and cellaring but with a focus on over-seeing all aspects of the packaging process, including canning, bottling, cask and keg.  As part of the brewery production team the individual will also assist in the brewing process

Role Responsibilities:

  • Brewhouse operations including all aspects of wort production
  • Monitor operations against QA guidelines
  • Cellaring
  • Maintain accurate production records
  • Ensure all production areas are well maintained to the highest hygienic standard
  • Ensure that production compliance with the relevant food acts at all times
  • Represent the company at beer tastings
  • Canning, Casking and Kegging

 

Key responsibilities:

  • Preparation of canning and kegging lines for prior to packaging runs
  • CIP and sterilisation of both canning and keg packaging lines
  • Complete all appropriate production documentation from grain to glass
  • Basic maintenance of the packaging equipment
  • Bulk beer storage and transfer, including the correct handling of lines and sanitation of hoses & fittings
  • Follow SOP (standard operating procedures) with the Head Brewer
 and ensuring their compliance by brewery team
  • Ensuring the output of the canning line and kegging line is consistent with weekly planning
  • In conjunction with the Head Brewer, continue to reduce beer and material losses, while improving line efficiencies
  • Liaise with warehouse and sales teams about stock coming off the packaging lines and organising the storage of packaging materials
  • Maintain a high level of Health and Safety at all times
  • Ensure packaging materials are monitored and maintained for beer styles

 

NB Please note that the role will require some heavy lifting, shift-work and fork-lift truck training.

 

The ideal candidate will have:

  • Brewing qualifications and/or minimum of one year previous industry experience
  • A passion for craft beer brewing
  • A desire to innovate and share passion for beer is essential

 

The role is a full-time permanent position and offers the right candidate, the opportunity to progress and develop within the company.Starting salary will be relative to prior experience.

How to apply:

Please send your CV and a covering letter, mentioning why you would be the right fit for this role and our brand, to pvick@brickbrewery.co.uk

Closing date 25thOctober 2017

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