We’re Hiring: Brewer/Cellar Position

We are currently hiring for a Brewer/Cellar position at the Flathead Lake Brewing Company in beautiful Bigfork, Montana. We have a 30bbl Sprinkman Brewhouse. This position is for operation of the brewhouse, cellar, and assisting on the packaging line.

• Brewing on a 30bbl Sprinkman system
• Cellar work including tank cleaning, transfers, and yeast handling
• Racking, carbonation, DO monitoring
• Ales, Lagers, Belgians, Oak Aged Beer, and Sour Beer
• Recipe development
• Wild Goose canning line operation, 40 cans/min
• 6 head Meheen bottling line
• Record keeping and inventory management

• Passion for Craft Beer
• Frequent lifting up to 55lbs and moving kegs up to 165lbs
• Able to work with chemicals in a safe manner; comply with SOPs
• Able to work in hot, cold, and wet environments
• Available to occasionally work early mornings, evenings, and weekends when necessary
• Able to work in a team environment and independently
• Must have great attitude and work ethic
• Minimum 1 year in a production brewery environment
• Formal education in brewing science or relevant science
• Live, work, and play in a small community

Flathead Lake Brewing Company is located in Bigfork, Montana on the North Shore of Flathead Lake. We are an award-winning brewery and well known for our sour beer. FLBC has been in operation for 14 years and in 2014 opened our new production facility with a capacity of 10,000 bbls/yr. Bigfork has a population of 4,300 people but swells in the summer months due to the lake and the proximity (45 miles) to Glacier National Park. Outdoor opportunities abound in the region including skiing, boating, fishing, hiking, and, of course, great beer and great people.

Salary DOE. Health, dental, vision insurance after 90 days, 6 paid holidays, and paid vacation after 1 year. Relocation expenses not included.

If interested, please email a cover letter and resume to:
David Brendgard
Director of Brewery Operations