Whetstone Station Restaurant and Brewery is looking for a qualified candidate to fill our open position of Brewer. We are a new, nano style brewery inside of the Whetstone Station Restaurant, on the water in downtown Brattleboro, VT. Due to our small size, the Brewer will be involved in every aspect of beer production and brewery operations and may even have some interaction with restaurant operations (i.e. beer dinners, etc…)
Our Brewer must have:
*A passion for craft beer and brewing
*More than one year experience working in a production brewery or brew pub with at least a working
knowledge of all aspects of beer production (wort production, yeast handling, racking, fining,
carbonating, packaging, CIP techniques, laboratory procedures, etc.). Additional experience in a
production brewery or as an all-grain home brewer is highly desirable.
*High mechanical aptitude
*An open and flexible mind and a strong desire to learn
*The ability to work both independently with minimal supervision and as a member of a team
*The ability to repeatedly lift 55 lbs to a height of 5 feet and the ability to move 165 lbs.
*The ability to work on your feet for 8 hours a day
*The ability to work a flexible schedule including occasional early morning, late evening, and
*The ability and interest in a start-up brewery operation, including developing systems and procedures.
Duties will include:
*Ordering and maintenance of materials inventory
*Production of wort
*Management of fermentation
*Raw materials handling
*CIP of tanks and general brewery cleanliness
*Brewery basic maintenance
*All aspects of cellar operations
*Working as a representative of the brewery at festivals and special events
*Other duties as assigned
The successful candidate must live within, or be willing to relocate to, reasonable commuting distance of Brattleboro Vermont.
Compensation will be commensurate with experience. This position will begin as a part time, hourly position. The hours are extremely flexible as we await our federal license. In time, and along with growth, this will likely become a full time salaried position.
Interested parties should submit resume via this site.