Head Brewer

Kilo-9 Brewing Company

Job Description

Kilo-9 Brewing Company, a brewery in planning opening in the spring of 2022, is looking for a Head Brewmaster. This is an amazing opportunity, for the right individual, to get in on the ground floor and grow with a brand-new concept. If you are interested, apply today!

Brewmaster Responsibilities

  • Responsible for creation, development, and oversight of the brewing program for a 10 BBL brewing system, working closely with the owners
  • Ability to hire and train team/s as needed with owner guidance
  • Adherence to workplace safety procedures, ability to stand for hours at a time and lift 50 to 160 pounds
  • Maintain accessibility to guests, vendors, etc and create a welcoming environment
  • Maintain professional and technical knowledge by tracking emerging trends in the industry; attending educational workshops; reviewing professional publications; establishing personal networks; benchmarking state-of-the-art practices; participating in professional societies
  • Inspire passionate, committed, fun, hard-working team culture
  • Regularly develop new beers and effectively (and enthusiastically!) communicate your creative vision for the brewery with the entire team
  • Performing necessary maintenance on equipment as needed
  • Ability to work 5 days a week and/or what is needed to get the job done

Brewmaster Qualifications

  • Degree in Brewing Science, other relevant field OR other continued education – preferred but not required; or 5+ years in a Brewing role
  • Preferred 3+ years in a leadership role
  • Must have experience creating and/or assisting with recipe and process development using Beersmith or similar software
  • Experience Brewing on a wide range of brewing equipment
  • Experience with brewery quality assurance and quality control plans
  • Exceptional organizational skills, detail-oriented with process-oriented thinking
  • A self-motivated approach, with a strong work ethic and communication skills
  • Unrelenting eagerness to improve and learn, curiosity, and ability to take ownership
  • Technical aptitude and eagerness to pursue and utilize new technologies that help the business thrive.
  • Passion for the role and interest in making a long-term commitment
  • Community-minded and value-driven

Brewmaster Benefits

  • Competitive salary
  • Stipend for Health Insurance
  • Paid Vacation
  • Opportunity for Growth and Advancement
  • Full-time employee

To apply for this job email your details to Robert.couch@kilo9bc.com