Packaging Technician

Full and Part-Time Available

Tired Hands Brewing Company is looking for a qualified person to join our brewery team as a Packaging Technician. The Packaging Technician will work with the Fermentaria’s production team to produce strange and beautiful beer. The main responsibilities of the Packaging Technician are to carry out all processes related to packaging beer (primarily in kegs and cans). This includes maintaining the cleanliness and functionality of the packaging area, and the equipment therein (brite beer tanks, kegs, canning equipment, pumps, etc). Other tasks within the position involve lifting, moving, pulling, pushing and tapping 35lb+ cases of bottles and cans, moving full kegs onto and off of pallets, operating a forklift, climbing ladders, working with chemicals, and working in a team environment. Members of the Production team should have a generally positive attitude and keep an immaculately clean work space. Production team members should expect between 35-55 hours of work a week.

  • Duties and Responsibilities

    • Following proper SOPs in all aspects of production

    • Efficiently packaging beer in all formats (Keg, Can, Bottle, et al)

    • Attention to detail in all aspects of work

    • Cleaning draft lines

    • Conducting keg cleaning operations

    • Running CIP cycles on brite beer tanks

    • Cleaning any and all exterior surfaces in the brewery (outsides of tanks, kegs, canning line, etc)

    • Occasionally assisting in processing fruits and spices

    • Occasionally assisting with shipping and receiving work (using a forklift or pallet jack, organizingloading bay, warehousing raw materials)

    • Assisting all Production Team members in their roles whenever possible

    • Participating in Team Meetings

    • Adhering to all safety protocols set in place by Tired Hands Brewing Company

  • Abilities and Skills

    • Motivated to make a difference in a positive environment

    • Able to kneel, stoop, and work in tight spaces

    • Able to retain confidential company knowledge

    • Able to function in a dynamic, fast-paced work environment

    • Able to learn new skills and follow instructions consistently

    • Able to work with honesty and integrity

    • Able to work independently and in a team setting

    • Able to lift 55lb-85lb solo

    • Able to lift up 165 lb in a group lift

    • Friendly, professional attitude

    • Thrives in group work situations

    • Excellent time management skills

    • Able to be flexible in both schedule and duties.

    • Passionate about craft beverage industry

  • Required Minimum Qualifications

    • Be at least 21 years of age

    • High School Degree

    • One or more years working production in a similar craft beverage industry

    • Valid driver’s license with no restrictions

    • Able to lift 35lbs; able to move 55lbs using tools such as a hand truck or a forklift.

    • Able to kneel and stoop occasionally.

    • Able to stand and work for up to 12 hours at a time

  • Desired Qualifications

    • One or more years of brewery, warehouse, or food processing experience

    • Forklift certifications and aptitude 

How to apply

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Email the completed application and a copy of your resume to jobs@tiredhands.com.