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EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES AT SLEEPING GIANT BREWING COMPANY


Sleeping Giant Brewing Co. is a close-knit, family-and-friends company. We take collective pride in creating unique, wonderful craft beer, conceived with honest consideration for the environment and our local community. A job with us means joining a new family – including all the family outings, eye-rolling humour, and wacky siblings you can handle. We have an assertive company culture of camaraderie, strong leadership, ethics, innovation, passion, and genuine enthusiasm for what we do. Life moves pretty fast at Sleeping Giant.

Full Time Retail Tap Team Member


About the Position

Provides customer service and encourages sales in the retail store. Acts in a courteous, professional and efficient manner at all times and applies exemplary customer relationship skills that promote a superior company image.

Responsibilities

  • Runs cash register for retail operations
  • Restocks retail items neatly and efficiently and keeps the retail area tidy
  • Provides customer service to all customers
  • Restocks the beer refrigerator as needed
  • Bring and clean empty bottles
  • Cleans and distributes dispensing units
  • Provides tours to customers and service to any brewery events
  • Undertakes special projects, cleaning tasks per standard operating procedures and other duties as assigned

Required Skills/Experience

  • Excellent customer service skills
  • Exceptional communication skills
  • Must be 18 years or older as you will be serving alcohol
  • Must obtain Smart Serve certification if you do not already have it

Working Conditions

  • Must be able to work flexible hours
  • Must be able to work most weekends

Full Time Brewer


Position:          Brewer

Type:               Full Time

Benefits:          Health insurance, beer allowance, boot allowance, activity allowance,

Sleeping Giant Brewing Company is a Thunder Bay based brewery with a passion for making great tasting, high quality beer. We value skilled, friendly, hardworking people with a passion for beer, who enjoy working in an open, collaborative and creative environment.

JOB DESCRIPTION

As a growing brewery, our Brewer will be an integral member of the team who will help to shape the Sleeping Giant products and company culture as we grow together. The brewer will be closely involved with and take a leadership role in brewing, cellaring, filtration, packaging, cleaning, lab work, brewery events and other promotions.

RESPONSIBILITIES

Day to day responsibilities will include:

The complete brewing process from milling to filling the fermenter and tracking all data throughout the process

Cleaning

Yeast management

Cellar management

Centrifuge operation

Packaging including kegging, bottling and canning

Quality control and routine sensory analysis

Equipment maintenance and repairs

Recipe development and refinement

Assist in the creation of standard operating procedures

Assist in defining and implementing safety policies and procedures

 

 

QUALIFICATIONS

1-3 years brewing experience and a formal brewing education

A university degree is an asset, specifically in sciences or engineering

Ability to routinely and repetitively lift 55lbs 60” high and to occasionally lift 170 lbs

Forklift certification a bonus

Thrives in an environment that prioritizes beer quality, collaboration, open communication, hard work, the customer experience and collective quality of life

HOW TO APPLY

Please apply with confidence at

Sleeping Giant Brewing Company is an equal opportunity employer, committed to diversity and inclusion. We will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, colour, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, Aboriginal/Native American status or any other legally-protected factors. Accessibility accommodations during the application process are available, just let us know in your application.

We appreciate all applications, however only those selected for interview will be contacted.
Please submit resumes to matt@sleepinggiantbrewing.ca