Assistant Brewer: Boom Island Brewing Co.

About the Brewery: Boom Island Brewing Company is a Belgian inspired Brewery and Tap Room founded in 2011 in Minneapolis, MN. Boom Island brews a mind-boggling, palate-expanding array of Old and New World style beers using traditional Belgian methods. Inspired by one of the world’s richest beer cultures, we’re always exploring new styles, flavors and techniques. We are seeking an Assistant Brewer as part of our expansion plans that include developing new styles, offering canned beer and relocating to a new production facility and tap room. This brewery is located in Minneapolis but will be moving to a western suburb this summer.

Specific job duties:
Execute the entire milling, brewing and packaging processes 
Monitor and report progress of beer throughout its cycle from production of wort to completion of fermentation and report to head brewer
Oversee and assist all production side areas as needed
Maintain a clean and organized brewery
Occasionally make packed beer deliveries
Participate in Boom Island events and represent Boom Island and its products professionally and passionately
Participate in ongoing education regarding brewing skills, techniques through classes, seminars, etc.
Keep accurate daily records and tracking
Operate a fork lift

Position requirements and qualifications:
A minimum of 2 years of experience in a 15 bbl or larger professional brewery
At least 1 year of experience with the traditional Belgian Brewing process
Fermentation/Brewing degree or certificate from an accredited college.
Must be physically fit and able to manipulate full kegs and other heavy objects easily 
Excellent communication and writing skills
An absolutely thorough attention to detail, organization and cleanliness
An absolute passion and understanding for the tradition of Belgian brewing
Strong technical knowledge of the entire brew process from wort production to packaging 
Strong troubleshooting and mechanical skills regarding brew house and brewery equipment
Able to work flexible hours, days, evenings, and weekends as needed 
Over 21 years of age
Must have reliable transportation and maintain a valid drive’s license

Send us your application:
We have great plans for the future and are looking for an energetic and enthusiastic self starters who want to be part of our team. Send your inquiries to to learn more about this opportunities and our plans for significant growth.