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    Head Brewer

    Job Summary

    Barnstormer Brewing and Distilling Company is a brewpub and production brewery located in beautiful Barrie Ontario.  We are growing rapidly and establishing a production facility to off load our brewpub location.  We are looking for the right individual to join our team as a Head Brewer.

    Head Brewer

    The Barnstormer Brewing and Distilling Head Brewer is responsible for all aspects of the beer & spirits production process and day-to-day operations of the brewstillery. It is a exciting role, which can involve many different tasks including managing other brewers, interacting with QC/QA lab staff, packaging planning, making purchasing decisions, meeting with customers and other businesses, creating new types of beer or spirits, setting production schedules and managing resources.


    The Head Brewer should be highly experienced with the beer brewing process and is ultimately responsible for the quality of beers and spirits that a Barnstormer produces. They are usually involved with creative decisions including what kinds of beer to produce,  where to source the best raw materials for that particular beer or spirit.  

    Barnstormer is willing to accept candidates that do not have distilling experience and revise the role slightly.

    The successful applicant will have a positive attitude, previous brewing experience, a strong work ethic, and a drive for maintaining quality and efficiency. This is a full-time position, and compensation will be competitive with local industry standards.

    Employee will be eligible to participate in our Employee Stock Ownership Program.

    Job: Full-time - working location Barrie Ontario area (two locations)

    About Barnstormer Brewing and Distilling:

    Barnstormer Brewing and Distilling Company is a brewpub and production brewery located in beautiful Barrie Ontario.  Barnstormer was founded in 2013 and has grown steadily since from a brew pub model to a brew pub and production brewery model servicing over 260 LCBO, TBS, and Grocery locations with award winning beer and spirits.  We are currently expanding our restaurant operations and establishing a production brewing facility to further service the Ontario market and others.

    Personal Requirements:

     We’re looking for an experienced brewer with:

    • Minimum of 5 years of brewing experience, age 28 or older
    • Experience with batch sizes of ~30hl or larger
    • Formal brewing education or a great experiential learning background
    • Ability to supervise subordinate staff, including, but not limited to, assignment of duties, evaluating service, appraising, and taking disciplinary action when necessary
    • Able to lift to 70lbs, climb stairs, climb ladders, sit, stand, and crouch
    • Forklift certified
    • G class drivers license
    • Able to work 44 hours week
    • Enjoys craft beer and craft spirits and can develop sound new products
    • An understanding of all brewing aspects including wort production, fermentation, cellaring, yeast handling, CIP, packaging, and logistics
    • Familiar with LCBO, TBS, and Grocery standards
    • Proficiency in use of Microsoft software

    Job Duties:

    • Establish and publish weekly production schedule and staff schedule (online portal used) while creating a positive team attitude that encourages accountability and high standards of beer / spirits production
    • Assist / perform all aspects of the brewing process wort production to shipment, perform same for distilling
    • Produce beer and spirits that is consistent, ensure daily fermentation pH/gravity checks; manage fermentation and yeast health, CIP and sanitizing fermenters and brite tank, to produce beer and spirits that are free from defects, and meets the style or recipe standard
    • Ensure completion of wort production, daily fermentation pH/gravity checks; manage fermentation and yeast health, CIP and sanitizing fermenters and brite tank are done in accordance with policies and Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs).
    • Carry out and enforce proper housekeeping and organization standards across the entire brewery and storage
    • Maintain recipe updates for changes in incoming good specifications
    • Handle procurement of all raw materials, packaging, chemicals, etc by issuing purchase orders to applicable vendors (web based system used)
    • Maintain weekly inventory of all raw materials, packaging, and finished goods (web based system used)
    • Management of brewery keg float and turn over (web based system used)
    • Management of the brewery waste stream ensuring correct disposal or recycling
    • Maintain MSDS library for chemicals, store and handle chemicals in accordance
    • Drive safety initiatives as required throughout brewery, packaging, and storage
    • Carry out routine maintenance as personal ability allows
    • Contribute ideas to improve process, quality, and economics
    • Communicate on a weekly basis with brewpub restaurant and sales staff leadership the upcoming releases schedules and release notes for each product
    • On occasion lead a training class with the brewpub, restaurant, and or retail staff
    • Attend occasional beer festivals, beer dinners in brewpub, release parties, lead a customer facing tasting, etc


    How to Apply:


    Please submit resume here and or to careers@barnstormerbrewing.com, we look forward to hearing back from you.

    Assistant Brewer and Distiller

    Job Summary

    Barnstormer Brewing and Distilling Company is a brewpub and production brewery located in beautiful Barrie Ontario.  We are growing rapidly and establishing a production facility to off load our brewpub location.  We are looking for the right individual to join our team as an Assistant Brewer and Distiller.

    Assistant Brewer and Distiller

    The Barnstormer Brewing and Distilling Assistant Brewer and distiller will take part in all aspects of the beer & spirits production process and day-to-day operations of the brewstillery.


    The candidate should be experienced with the beer brewing process and is ultimately responsible for the hands on production of beers and spirits.

    Barnstormer is willing to accept candidates that do not have distilling experience and revise the role slightly.

    The successful applicant will have a positive attitude, previous brewing experience, a strong work ethic, and a drive for maintaining quality and efficiency. This is a full-time position, and compensation will be competitive with local industry standards.

    Job: Full-time - working location Barrie Ontario area (two locations)

    About Barnstormer Brewing and Distilling:

    Barnstormer Brewing and Distilling Company is a brewpub and production brewery located in beautiful Barrie Ontario.  Barnstormer was founded in 2013 and has grown steadily since from a brew pub model to a brew pub and production brewery model servicing over 260 LCBO, TBS, and Grocery locations with award winning beer and spirits.  We are currently expanding our restaurant operations and establishing a production brewing facility to further service the Ontario market and others.

    Personal Requirements:

     We’re looking for an experienced brewer with:

    • Minimum of 1 years of brewing experience
    • Experience with batch sizes of ~10hl or larger
    • Formal brewing education or a great experiential learning background
    • Able to lift to 70lbs, climb stairs, climb ladders, sit, stand, and crouch
    • Forklift certified (desired)
    • G class drivers license
    • Able to work 44 hours week
    • A functional understanding of all brewing aspects including wort production, fermentation, cellaring, yeast handling, CIP, packaging, and logistics

     

    Job Duties:

    • Participate in the weekly production schedul for all brewery operational tasks
    • Assist / perform all aspects of the brewing process wort production to shipment, perform same for distilling
    • Act in accordance with policies and Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) for all tasks
    • Upkeep proper housekeeping and organization standards across the entire brewery and storage
    • Carry out routine maintenance as personal ability allows
    • Contribute ideas to improve process, quality, and economics
    • Attend occasional beer festivals, beer dinners in brewpub, release parties, lead a customer facing tasting, etc



    How to Apply:

     

    Please submit resume here and or to careers@barnstormerbrewing.com, we look forward to hearing back from you.

    OPPORTUNITIES WITHN THE BREWERY RESTAURANT AND RETAIL STORE


    ONTARIO SALES MANAGER
     (Barrie or Toronto, Ontario)

    Locations: Barrie or Toronto, ON

    We are seeking an experienced, passionate and dynamic individual to lead our Ontario Sales Team for both Beer and Spirits.  The ideal candidate will have a proven track record as a sales leader and brand builder, ideally in the beverage OR alcohol industry.

    A hands-on attitude is necessary to help grow and optimize our organization.  Knowledge of craft beer and spirits is essential.

    To apply, please submit your resume to careers@barnstormerbrewing.com with the subject line, ONTARIO SALES MANAGER. Potential candidates will be contacted back for an interview after all submitted resumes are reviewed. Position will be filled Februrary 2017.


    TERRITORY SALES MANAGERS

    Locations: North Central Ontario, Toronto Core, GTA North, GTA West, GTA East,  Ottawa,  North Eastern USA

    We're looking for territory sales managers to represent our beer and spirits across the province. A successful candidate should have prior experience in sales, ideally in the beverage and alcohol industry. 

    Responsible for sales and branding in their assigned market, for on premise licensee sales. Must be passionate about craft beer and spirits! As one of our core sales managers, you will representing one of themost diverse product lines avaialble in the craft industry, including beer, coolers, sodas, and spirits.

    To apply, please submit your resume to careers@barnstormerbrewing.com with the subject line, TERRITORY MANAGER. Regional positions will be chosen beginning in February 2017.


    BRAND AMBASSADORS

    Locations: Subject to Event. Some travel required.

    We're looking for groovy people to represent Barnstormer Brewing and Distilling Co. to the enthusiasts who keep our industry thriving.  As it has been described in the past, "This is fun money." The succesful candidate must be passionate about craft beer and spirits and be able to convey as much to like-minded enthusiasts. Smart Serve is a must but further beer and beverage training will be provided to any successful applicant. 

    To apply, please submit your resume to careers@barnstormerbrewing.com with the subject line, BRAND AMBASSADOR. Available positions will be ongoing throughout the year but will be filled beginning in February 2017.

    OPPORTUNITIES ON THE INSIDE



    RESTAURANT SERVER

    Location: BARRIE, ONTARIO

    As a restaurant server at Barnstormer Brewing & Distilling Co. you will be the face and personality representing our brand. As such, you will be responsible for ensuring that our premium food and beverage get to customers in the best possible environment. Our standards here are high.

    To join the Flight Crew, the successful candidate should be friendly, outgoing and people-oriented. They should also possess exceptional communications skills, basic math ability and a knowledge and enthusiasm for craft beer, craft spirits and customer service. As a result of our diverse business, you will have access to nearly ever facet of the beverage and hospitality industry. It's a fast-paced position, but a fun one for everyone involved.

    If you're interested in making friends, learning an industry, and becoming a core member of our close knit Flight Crew, please submit your resume to careers@barnstormerbrewing.com with the subject line, SERVER. Previous hospitality and serving experience is a necessity. Smart Serve is mandatory but all additional beer training will be provided to the successful candidate.


    BARTENDER

    Location: BARRIE, ONTARIO

    As a bartender for Barnstormer Brewing & Distilling Co, you will be responsible for every beverage going out to our customers. This a big responsibility as our entire business is driven by the quality and quality handling of our product. With a diverse line of beverages including craft beer, spirits, cocktails and soda, it's essential that each is handles with the utmost care.

    As the business of our restaurant continues to grow, the bartending role becomes increasingly fast-paced and the successful candidate will need to remain calm and collected in this environment. A good bartender needs to be friendly, personable and knowledgeable about all of our beverages and handling processes. The ability to maintain a clean and organized bar is also essential.

    To apply for this position, please submit your resume to careers@barnstormerbrewing.com with the subject BARTENDER. This position will be filled in February 2017.

    LINE COOK

    Location: BARRIE, ONTARIO

    Barnstormer Brewing & Distilling Co. is currently looking for an experienced line cook to join our team in the kitchen. The successful candidate will have a passion for cleanliness, quality and teamwork, and play a key role in contributing to our customers’ satisfaction while they dine in the restaurant. To apply, please submit your resume to careers@barnstormerbrewing.com with the subject line, LINE COOK.

    Responsibilities
    • Set up and stock stations with all necessary supplies
    • Prepare food for service (e.g. chopping vegetables, butchering meat, or preparing sauces)
    • Cook menu items in cooperation with the rest of the kitchen staff
    • Answer, report and follow executive or sous chef’s instructions
    • Clean up station and take care of leftover food
    • Stocking and maintaining sufficient levels of food on the line
    • Ensure that food comes out simultaneously, in high quality and in a timely fashion
    • Comply with nutrition and sanitation regulations and safety standards
    • Maintain a positive and professional approach with coworkers and customers
    • Ability to lift 60 lbs and stand for long periods of time
    Responsibilities
    • 2 + years in a high volume, fast paced environment
    • Excellent understanding of various cooking methods, ingredients, equipment and procedures
    • Accuracy and speed in executing assigned tasks
    • Familiar with industry’s best practices
    • Culinary school diploma an asset


    DISHWASHER

    Location: BARRIE, ONTARIO

    Barnstormer Brewing & Distilling Co. is currently looking for a dishwasher to join our team in the kitchen. The successful candidate will have a passion for cleanliness, quality and teamwork, and play a key role in the successful operations of our kitchen. To apply, please submit your resume to careers@barnstormerbrewing.com with the subject line, LINE COOK.

    Responsibilities

    • Load, run and unload dishwasher
    • Monitor dishwasher water temperature and detergent/sanitizer/chemical levels to ensure sanitary wash cycle
    • Keep dishwasher clean and report and functional or mechanical problems to the chef immediately
    • Properly washes, sanitizes, and stores all restaurant and kitchen supplies and equipment
    • Keep dish room, food preparation and production areas clean and organized at all times
    • Complete opening and closing checklists, assist others in closing the kitchen
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