Brew For Thunder Road

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Brew For Thunder Road

Posted September 14, 2023

This posting is more than 1 month old

Thunder Road make beer in the heart of Brunswick and if you'd like to make it with them, they're hiring. 


JOB DESCRIPTION: ASSISTANT BREWER OR BREWER

Thunder Road Brewing is a proudly independent brewery making thirst quenching beer, cider, and seltzer from its brewery in Brunswick, Victoria. 

We are currently looking for a full-time assistant brewer or brewer.

This position reports to the Head Brewer.

Initial focus for this role will be working in the cellar /assisting the Brewer.

Key attributes:

  • Follow safe working practices.
  • Hard working with a good attitude.
  • Strong problem-solving skills
  • Attention to detail and good record keeping skills.
  • Ability to work as part of a team and independently with minimal supervision.
  • Able to follow SOP’s.
  • Computer literate.
  • Good communicator.

Role responsibilities:

  • Plant CIP, Yeast Handling, Beer Clarification (Centrifuge/filtration), raw material and chemical handling.
  • Performing secondary brewing tasks, including milling grain and grain out.
  • Operation of a semi-automatic keg filler: manual handling of kegs required.
  • Cellar and fermentation management; including tank sampling and analysis. 
  • Forklift operation (Reach fork truck-licence not required).
  • Project work-recipe writing, plant maintenance, SOP review.
  • General site cleaning.
  • Brewing- pending on candidates’ aptitude.
  • Shift work. We currently operate 5am to 7pm Mon-Friday but some rostered weekend work is required (Fermentation Checks)
  • A reasonable amount of physical strength is necessary for the role: moving machinery, kegs and lifting 25kg bags of grain.

Advantageous:

  • Previous work in a commercial brewery
  • Brewing or related science qualifications.
  • Recipe development skills.

This position is available for immediate start. Applicants must have the right to work in Australia.

Only short-listed applicants will be contacted. 

If this role sounds like you, please send through your CV and cover letter to: jobs@thunderroadbrewing.com.

Applications close September 28, 2023.