Exciting Opportunity, Lead Brewer Wanted

We are looking for a Lead Brewer
to join our team.

 

THE JOB

You will be responsible for the production of wort, its fermentation and lagering in line with our quality control standards and production targets. You will have a thorough understanding of lager brewing process, techniques and equipment. The role is based on a working farm near the town of Market Harborough, you must have your own transport and live within reasonable travelling distance. We are a small company but growing quickly, some degree of flexibility is required but there’s concrete potential for quick role progression. This role reports directly to the Head Brewer.

 

Key responsibilities:

 

  • Wort production on our semiautomatic 3 vessel 10hl ZIP brewkit

  • Fermentation management. This will include weekend beer checks (on rotation)

  • Daily cellaring duties

  • CIP of tanks, equipment, hoses

  • Maintaining accurate and detailed records on our brewlog

  • Running our Meheen 6 head filler

  • Cleaning and filling kegs on our semiautomatic keg filler

  • Basic equipment maintenance

  • Keeping the brewery tidy and clean

  • Developing our quality control program alongside the Head Brewer

  • Assisting the Head Brewer directly when needed

Skills required:

  • Minimum 2 years experience in a similar role

  • An analytical mindset and good problem solving skills

  • A thorough attention to detail

  • A passion for, and understanding of classic lager styles

  • A flexible and positive attitude

  • Fluent in spoken and written English

  • Brewing, Food Science, Microbiology degree OR IBD qualifications or equivalent (desirable)

  • Full UK driving licence (desirable)

 Salary dependent on experience.

 Please email your CV to Mario Canestrelli mario@braybrookebeer.co with a covering letter explaining why you’re the right person for the job, what your favourite lager is, and why.

Closing date for applications: 30.06.19

Luke Wilson