Brew For Garage Project In Wellington


Brew For Garage Project In Wellington

Posted May 16, 2024

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Garage Project are one of New Zealand's best-known and most awarded craft breweries. 

If you're an experienced brewer who'd like to join them in Wellington, then they want to hear from you. 

Job Description: Experienced Brewer

Garage Project is a brewery based in Wellington, New Zealand - known for making unique and beautiful beers. We’re a Living Wage employer, a Carbon Zero business and we’re a team of fun-loving, dedicated and hardworking crew who aspire to be leaders, never followers, in our industry. We’ve grown from humble beginnings to now a team of 80 + across NZ and Australia and we have some exciting adventures ahead of us. GP is searching for an experienced Brewer to join the team on a full-time, permanent basis.

About the role 

Our Brewers take an active role in all aspects of production and packaging at Garage Project - working as part of a dynamic team to follow best practice in the production of exceptional beer. We pay rigorous attention to all aspects of quality control, keeping accurate up-to-date records and maintaining a clean and safe working environment, to ensure a quality end product for our customers. The role will involve cellar work and the safe handling of product, all aspects of brewing the product, and providing support across the production process including packaging at times.

About you 

You’re a Brewer with solid experience in the brewing industry. You can demonstrate an expert understanding of the entire brewing process, from fermentation and cellaring, to stock monitoring, brewing to recipes, keeping a clean environment and everything in between.

In particular, you will bring the following:

  • Around 3+years professional brewery experience
  • Brewing qualification (IBD or other) preferred
  • High level of experience with brewing on production sized brewhouse (20hl +) as well as extensive cellaring experience.
  • A good level of understanding in using brewing specific lab equipment
  • A clear understanding of key quality and spoilage issues in beer
  • A level of strength & stamina appropriate to the physically demanding nature of the role
  • Excellent work ethic, effective time management, and accurate record keeping
  • Effective teamwork, communication and interpersonal skills
  • NZ Forklift Licence
  • Current, clean NZ drivers licence

About us 

Critical to the ongoing success of Garage Project is the crew of energetic, knowledgeable and downright friendly humans. We're a tight knit crew, who collaborate and get shit done! The culture at GP is fast-paced and creative - expect a sense of calm chaos, fun and interesting people and a growing business that’s going places. As the market leader in what we do, you’ll have pride of workplace here and your ideas will be heard. We value contribution and invite everyone to bring their whole selves to work. We offer great perks, including products and merch, as well as ongoing training.

To apply 

This is an opportunity to elevate your brewing skills, to experiment with exciting recipes and techniques and join a fun team at an iconic brewery. Please apply with your CV and cover letter telling us why you'd be an awesome fit for this role. 

Applications close as soon as we find the right person, so apply today and don’t miss out!

To apply, or if you have any questions before applying, please reach out to our recruitment partner Tracey Fletcher at Kin on

You must have working rights in New Zealand to be considered.

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