Cellar person/Packaging Operator: 612 Brew

612Brew is seeking an experienced cellar person for immediate hire. Minimum 1 year of brewery experience REQUIRED.

Position: Cellar person/Packaging Operator

Reports to: Head Brewer

Essential Skills and Attributes:

  • 2+ years’ experience in a packaging brewery.

  • Experience with centrifuge operation. We run a GEA HB-05 centrifuge system

  • Experience with canning line operation. We run a Wild Goose Two Head system

  • Experience with keg filling/cleaning. We run an IDD washer/filler system

  • Brewing education preferred but not required

  • Boiler operator certification preferred but not required

Regular Functions:

  • CIP/Sanitation of fermentation vessels and brite beer tanks

  • Centrifuge operation

  • Canning line operation

  • Keg washer/filler operation

  • Maintaining clean and sanitary work environment

  • Communication with Head Brewer, Ownership, and Distributor to ship and receive finished product and packaging material to and from the warehouse

  • Maintain inventory levels of packaging materials (kegs, cans, etc.)

  • Other tasks as directed by Head Brewer (occasional dry-hopping, mill room cleaning, etc.)

  • Represent 612Brew at festivals and events

Brewery Specs:

  • 15 bbl., dual vessel, steam jacketed, manual brewhouse

  • 6x 30 bbl. FV’s and 2x 30bbl. BBT’s

  • GEA centrifuge

  • Two head Wild Goose canning line

  • IDD keg washer/filler

Who We Are: 612Brew is located in the Arts District of Northeast Minneapolis. We offer four year-round, four seasonal, and four limited time beers as well as tons of taproom exclusive stuff with an annual production of roughly 2,000 bbl. We pride ourselves on producing a wide variety of classics as well as more experimental beers. We’re a very small team (you’d make up half of the production crew, so, seriously tight knit) and we work closely with ownership, suppliers, FOH staff, distributors, and brand ambassadors.

The Perks:

  • Competitive compensation based on skills and experience

  • Paid time off and holidays

  • 401k contribution matching

  • Medical insurance stipend

  • Great neighborhood with tons of breweries, distilleries, bars, restaurants, parks, and awesome people

  • We don’t take ourselves too seriously. A close-knit, fun environment is very important to us.

  • Lots of free beer

Interested? Send cover letter, resume, favorite band and favorite beer. Please no phone calls or walk-ins. We look forward to hearing from you.

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $35,000.00 to $41,000.00 /year


  • packaging brewery: 1 year (Required)

Benefits offered:

  • Paid time off

  • Healthcare spending or reimbursement accounts such as HSAs or FSAs

  • Retirement benefits or accounts

  • Gym memberships or discounts

  • Employee discounts

  • Flexible schedules

  • Workplace perks such as food/coffee and flexible work schedules