Full Time Salary
Atlanta, GA
Posted 2 months ago

We have a great opportunity for an experienced Brewmaster at SweetWater Brewing. Come join the number 11th top craft brewery and help us continue to grow our already top-notch beer portfolio.  This is an exciting role that will be equally challenging as it is fun! Come lead our production team and show us how it’s done!

Role is based out of Atlanta, GA

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Lead, coach, and grow on-site brewing personnel
  • Manage and be accountable for brewing department’s budget and annual plan
  • Plan and oversee cap-ex projects for Brewhouse and Cellar
  • Collaborate with Sales and Marketing to develop fresh, innovative beers across a variety of styles
  • Maintain core brand consistency and create seasonal and special release beers across the brand portfolio
  • Innovate in the use of standard and atypical ingredients as well as fermentation methodologies and technology. Keep current with brewing literature and trends in the industry
  • Coordinate with brewery leadership and operations for new release schedules
  • Directly procure or contract raw materials based on production forecast and availability
  • Maintain raw material inventory with a focus on proper inventory levels, lot tracking and ERP accuracy
  • Interface with Packaging and Warehouse departments to schedule brewing and cellar operations
  • Maintain stringent safety and quality standards in line with defined company policies/procedures
  • Uphold compliance and standards- TTB, GMP, HAACP, FSMA, OSHA, local/state
  • Ensure optimal brewing equipment performance and uptime.  Coordinate with Maintenance team for preventative maintenance and emergency repairs

JOB QUALIFICATIONS AND REQUIRMENTS:

  • Bachelor’s degree in brewing/fermentation, engineering, or relevant discipline preferred
  • 10+ years of production and operations management experience
  • 5+ year of experience working in an ERP systems
  • Leadership and personnel management skills
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Familiarity with quality assurance and control practices
  • Brewmaxx experience highly preferred
  • Automation controls experience a plus
  • Knowledge of TTB, GMP, HAACP, FSMA and OSHA compliance
  • Strong recipe development capabilities
  • Brewing scheduling and forecasting experience
  • Equipment/process knowledge
  • Knowledge of food and chemical safety regulations

BENEFITS:

  • Medical, Dental, Vision, Disability, and Life insurance
  • 401k matching
  • Paid company holidays
  • Paid vacation days
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Employee discounts
  • Free beer!

SWEETWATER BREWING IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYMER

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