Production Brewer - Urbanaut

URBANAUT are seeking a Production Brewer for our central Auckland brewery. We have been up and running for 1 year, 9 months and are growing rapidly with an expanding team and constant investment in new equipment. We brew our core range of beers, along with a new special release every 3 to 4 weeks. We also brew and package for other contract brand partners.

 

The Role

  •  All tasks will be taught on the job to develop a multi-skilled brewer. This includes:

  • Brewing 2500 litre batches

  • Overseeing fermentation

  • Basic quality checks

  • Filtration

  • Operating our bottling and canning lines

  • Keg cleaning and filling

  • General packaging tasks

  • Maintenance of equipment

 

 The Ideal Candidate

 Passionate about beer

  • Previous brewing experience, preferably in a production brewery or similar industry

  • Able to approach challenges positively and collaboratively, and use your technical knowledge to troubleshoot and solve problems

  • Hard working, dependable, self-motivated with a continuous improvement mindset

  • Excellent communicator, capable of escalating process and mechanical issues proactively

  • Knowledge of beer styles, flavour analysis, BJCP Certification

  • Quick learner always looking for opportunities to broaden your knowledge of craft beer and brewing

  • Formal brewing education preferable

  • Be proactive in terms of Health & Safety, challenging any unsafe conditions you are aware of both within the brewing team and the wider company.

  • Follow procedures to guarantee the quality and consistency of our beers.

  • Promoting a positive and collaborative teamwork environment.

 

This is a full time role, paid hourly based at our Kingsland Brewery.

 Shift work will be required with some late finishes and weekend work as required.

 

We’re a team that is excited by beer and enjoy regular social events.

 To apply, please send CV to beer@urbanaut.co.nz

 Applications close: Tuesday the 19th of March

Sabrina Kunz