Wormtown Brewery in Worcester, MA is seeking packaging team members. Wormtown Brewery opened in the Spring of 2010 in a 1000 barrel facility producing draft beer. After winning awards at the GABF, World Beer Cup, GIBF, DIBC, USBTC, and becoming the 2014 US Open Grand National Champion a new facility opened in January of 2015. The new facility has a current capacity of 30,000 barrels that is expanding to 40,000 barrels. The addition of a GAI 5000 series bottler at the new facility added a new dimension to the rapidly expanding brewery. The utmost care and importance is being placed upon ensuring our bottled products are of comparable quality to our draft offerings.

Packaging Technician

Duties and responsibilities:
-Start up and clean-up of kegging operation
-Report inventory of all packaging materials
-Input and monitoring Standard Operating Procedures (SOP)
-Conduct maintenance of packaging equipment
-Work with cellar-person to carbonate all beers
-Perform facility sanitation with packaging team
-Accurately report finished beer inventory
-Promote safety

Requirements:
Attention to detail
Ability to work 8-10 hour shifts
Knowledge of brewing and beer packaging methods and techniques
Strong communication and interpersonal skills
Competence with all safety regulations
Must be able to lift 50# and move 150# regularly
Minimum 1 year experience in the beer industry

Compensation:
Commensurate with experience
Paid vacation
Shift differential
Health Insurance (Fallon) eligible after 90 days
401K, eligible after 6 months

Opportunities:
Ability to attend industry events that benefit continued education in packaging
Forklift Training
Safety Training

Please email: johnfitz@wormtownbrewery.com with a cover letter, resume, and references