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Lakewood Brewery Careers, Brewery Career, Brewery Jobs
Lakewood Brewing Company is a fast-paced, family owned-and-operated brewery, and we’re always looking for motivated and passionate individuals to join our brewing team. We’re one of the fastest growing breweries in Texas and are known for brewing consistent high quality beers. We have a 3 vessel semi-automated 30bbl brewhouse and fermenters ranging from 30-180bbls. We brew up to 18 different styles per year including barrel-aged beers. We may be young, but our crew is growing everyday. We’re proud to be providing jobs in Texas and within this industry to people that believe in this thing called “local craft beer” as much as we do.
Interested in joining us? Fill out the form below and attach your resume and a cover letter, and we’ll contact you if a position becomes available.

Available Position: Brewer

Essential Functions
  • Perform the following brewing tasks according to Lakewood Brewing’s Standard Operating Procedures: milling, mashing, lauter, boiling, whirlpool, grain-out, CIP, setup and handoff to next shift
  • Perform the following cellar tasks as needed – including but not limited to: CIP’s, SIP’s, filtration, yeast handling, dry hopping, beer transfers, carbonation, barrel handling, etc.
  • Communicate with lab on quality of wort production
  • Keep accurate brewery records
  • Follow all cleanup procedures post brewing/cellaring
  • Follow all safety standards
  • Identify and troubleshoot any QC issues and alert Head Brewer
  • Other duties as directed by Head Brewer
Knowledge and Skills
  • Minimum of 2 years experience in brewing operations at a production brewery or high volume brew pub
  • Brewer Certification or Fermentation Science education preferred
  • Ability to work well in a team environment and independently
  • Obsessive attention to detail
  • Passion for the brewing process and beer
  • Comprehensive understanding of brewing science, brewery operations
  • Ability to lift 55 pounds repeatedly
  • Forklift certified a plus but not required
  • Flexible schedule
  • Must be at least 21 years of age and pass a background check
  • Proper use of PPE
Work Environment 
  • Fast paced, high energy environment
  • Passionate, creative and dedicated team
  • Strong sense of camaraderie
  • Medical/dental/vision insurance, paid vacation, company holidays & sick days, free beer, and other great perks!
You must have a minimum of 2 years experience in brewing operations at a production brewery or high volume brew pub in order to be considered.

Available Position: Central Texas Sales Rep

Essential Functions
  • Develop and maintain strategic partnerships with key retailers, bars and restaurants in area
  • Proactive approach to assigned territory; ability to translate corporate sales strategy into tangible tactical action plan
  • Assume a leadership role in identifying growth opportunities with new and existing accounts
  • Use data to identify opportunities for new or expanded distribution, lost sales, and incremental volume increases
  • Represent the Brewery at festivals and events such as but not limited to brewery dinners, samplings, and promotions
  • Sell in and conduct training programs with accounts
  • Must drive responsibly and continuously as needed for work.
Knowledge and Skills
  • Two years industry experience selling craft beer preferred
  • Strong knowledge of the local market for craft beer and high level of craft beer product knowledge
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office programs – Excel, Word, Outlook
  • Ability to work independently with little supervision, very self-motivated
  • Ability to work within a team to accomplish goals
  • Strong work ethic; demonstrated ability to plan and manage multiple responsibilities
  • Competitive spirit with a strong sense of urgency and commitment to achieving results
  • An assertive, friendly and confident personality
  • Strong judgment and professional maturity
  • Excellent oral, analytical, written, and group presentation communication skills
  • Strong organizational & planning skills
  • Ability and willingness to maintain flexible work schedules, as weekend and extended workdays are necessary
  • Valid driver’s license, good driving record, and reliable automobile
Work Environment 
  • Fast paced, high energy environment
  • Strong sense of urgency
  • Passionate, creative and dedicated team
  • Strong sense of camaraderie
  • Medical/dental/vision insurance, paid vacation, company holidays & sick days, free beer, and other great perks!
Physical Demands  The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential function of this job: Must be able to lift up to 35 lb cases, and occasionally 145 lb kegs.  
Sound like the job you’ve been looking for? Think you have the skills, passion, and personality to be a great fit? Send your resume and cover letter, including salary requirements, to:  careers@lakewoodbrewing.com

 

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