Become The Head Brewer At A Brand New Queensland Brewery


Become The Head Brewer At A Brand New Queensland Brewery

Posted February 27, 2024

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Carbon 6 Brewery are a brand new brewery that's midway between Brisbane and the Gold Coast and have set up with a state-of-the-art brewhouse. 

If you're an experienced brewer who's looking for creative freedom and a new challenge, then they want to hear from you. 

Job Description: Head Brewer

About Carbon 6 Brewery

Located conveniently mid-way between the Gold Coast and Brisbane on the M1, Carbon 6 Brewery is the latest venture in the craft beer industry, focusing on the art and science of brewing. With our state-of-the-art, brand-new equipment including a 4 vessel 2,000L LPG heated brewhouse and four 2000L fermentation vessels (with expansion plans), we are set to make a mark on the craft beer scene. Our business model focuses on online sales complemented by an onsite public tasting outlet, aiming to create a unique experience for craft beer enthusiasts.

As the inaugural Head Brewer at Carbon 6 Brewery, you'll lead our brewing operations, managing a compact team with the initial responsibility of being the "head of everything." This role reports directly to the brewery manager and owners, offering the right candidate a unique opportunity to shape the brewery's direction and success. 

The Role

Position: Head Brewer (potential to expand to Brewery Manager)

Location: Between Gold Coast and Brisbane, QLD

Job Type: Full-Time Industry: Food & Beverages / Craft Beer Brewing

Key Responsibilities

  • Oversee the entire brewing process from raw materials, fermenting to packaging.
  • Implement and document quality control systems.
  • Regularly brew, clean equipment, and ensure the continuous production of beer.
  • Conduct analysis and quality testing of products to maintain the highest standards of craft beer.

Skills and Experience Required

  • A minimum of 2 years' experience in the beer industry.
  • IBD Master Brewer qualification or equivalent is preferred.
  • Must possess a current Driver's licence.
  • Australian residency or a valid work visa is required.
  • Hold a current RSA or RMLV certificate.


  • A competitive base salary range of $80,000 - $110,000 inclusive of superannuation, dependent on experience, qualifications, and past achievements.
  • Flexible working hours to support work-life balance.
  • Paid attendance at the annual IBA BrewCon, encouraging professional development and networking.
  • The creative freedom to innovate and produce outstanding craft beers.

How to Apply

Are you ready to lead the brewing operations at Carbon 6 Brewery and leave your mark on the craft beer industry? Send your resume and a cover letter detailing your experience and why you're the perfect fit for the role to:

Colin Richardson at

Application Deadline: 31 March 2024

We look forward to tasting the success we can brew together!