Brewing Team Lead - Boundary Road Brewery

Love beer? Lead a team making some of the best in New Zealand!

  • Accelerate your career with a leading FMCG company

  • Papakura location – beat the Auckland rush


Your Impact

Based in our Boundary Round Brewery at Papakura, this is your opportunity to lead a team of Brewing Operators to success in crafting beer! From malt handling, wort production, fermentation and beer filtration, you couldn’t get closer to the action.


Part of broader brewing team, you’ll work on a rotating shift roster (8-hour shift) Monday – Friday, with a mix of days, afternoons and nights. Some key responsibilities will include:

  • Ensuring the execution and adherence of the brewing production plan

  • Leading your team to success and supporting their continued learning and development

  • Maintaining and driving quality standards/controls including ensuring compliance to relevant standards

  • Championing continuous improvement initiatives to improve efficiencies and reduce waste


About You

We’re looking for people passionate about beer, comfortable with shift work and capable of leading high performing teams. Furthermore, you’ll need to have prior FMCG or beverage experience (ideally within beer) and be well used to working within a manufacturing environment.


Sound like you? Other key things we’re looking for include:

  • A qualification in Brewing and/or Science

  • Computer literacy and confidence working with numbers

  • Sound people skills and prior experience leading/mentoring others to success


Why Apply?

Join a true kiwi success story in Independent Liquor, part of the international Asahi Breweries Group. Comprising some of Australia and New Zealand’s leading beverage companies and most loved brands, including Asahi Premium Beverages, Independent Liquor, Schweppes Australia and The Better Drinks Co., there’s always a tonne going on and opportunities abound for those ready to take them!

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Sabrina Kunz