New startup distillery searching for Head of Distiller/Production Manager.
We are a new distillery starting in the mountains of Frisco, Colorado. We are looking for a self-starter with a passion for craft spirits and great attention to detail. This is a great opportunity for someone interested in moving to the next level and seeing your name behind a brand. 4 years minimum experience is ideal, but not required. You must have experience with operating a distillery software system and managing inventory. Experience with Bourbon, Single Malt, Gin, Vodka, and Rum. You will be working side by side with the owner and cross training new employees to work under you as the company grows.
Duties & Responsibilities
Recipe development, spirit integrity and quality control testing
Evaluate and monitor spirits produced and raw materials involved in distilling
Performs every aspect of production including, mashing, fermenting, macerations, distilling, tasting, proofing & gauging, filtration, bottling, blending, labeling procedures, and scheduling
Complete lab analysis and quality control procedures focusing on continued improvement
Manage raw ingredients inventories, ordering and scheduling deliveries, forecasting production needs and budget management
Maintain cleanliness and sanitation procedures for all distillery operations and equipment including compliance with CIP (Clean-In-Place) standards.
Maintaining TTB and OSHA compliance
Create and manage all record keeping in spreadsheets or any other required spirits programs suited for a distillery.
Lifting-Heavy (50-70 Lbs)
Standing and Walking
High school diploma or equivalent required
Must be 21 years of age or older
Must pass background check
No present or past problems with drugs or alcohol
Willingness to work evenings and weekends
A great career opportunity in an even greater place to live. This will be an exciting challenge that is sure to be both fun and rewarding. Experience of head distiller is ideal, but all applicants will be considered. Please send resumes and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org