Start up craft distillery in Austin, TX is looking to hire several part-time entry level Assistant Distillers to join our team. These positions will transition to full time as production ramps up. We are seeking individuals eager to be part of a vibrant small business poised to become a key player in the craft distilling industry.
Job Description: The Assistant Distiller will work with the Head Distiller on all aspects of production, including milling grain, mashing, fermenting, and distilling spirits, as well as bottling, labeling and packaging the spirits. Assistant Distillers need to be able to work flexible hours and wear many hats, including giving distillery tours, berets and fedoras. The assistant distillery position will involve occasional evening hours and some weekends.
Applicant Qualifications not required but those with experience will be given priority
Previous distilling/brewing experience
Background in chemistry or lab processes
Strong mechanical background, ability to problem solve mechanical issues
Experience in the beverage industry
Proven ability to work with little to no supervision and be able to follow directions
Be precise, detail oriented, and organized
Ability to reach frequently with hands and arms and stoop, kneel, and crouch on concrete
Ability to lift and/or move at least 50 pounds, employing traditional lifting methods
Ability to work in physically taxing conditions and work in hot and cold conditions
The applicant will be subject to a background check and must have a clean driver’s license.
If interested, please submit a cover letter that includes a funny joke and also explains why you are the best candidate.
Along with cover letter please also include your resume, 3 references and salary requirements to: Kris@stillaustin.com