Head Brewer: Brickfield Brewing

Brickfield Brewing in Grantsburg, Wisconsin is looking for an experienced brewer. The ideal candidate will be someone with commercial brewing experience who can manage a 5 bbl brewery. We are seeking someone who is creative, self-motivated and passionate! You will be expected to not only make the product, but also share your thoughts and input on the direction of the brewery. This roll is perfect for someone who is currently a brewer, or assistant brewer and would like to take on a more challenging and meaningful position.

Responsibilities and requirements include but are not limited to:

  • Possess a complete understanding of the brewing process from grain to glass

  • Work closely with management to design and execute a quality product

  • Ability to work unsupervised and a self-starter

  • Work independently AS WELL AS part of a team

  • Ability to work long hours, including occasional weekends

  • Uphold strict brewery sanitation standards

  • Ability to stand for extended periods of time

  • Ability to move up to 165 lbs. and repeatedly lift 60lbs.

  • Ability to comfortably squat, bend, kneel and stretch on a regular basis

  • Good organizational skills

  • Good cleaning/housekeeping habits

  • Ability to multitask

  • Ability to troubleshoot problems and/or know what resources to leverage to solve problems

  • Monitoring and maintaining draft system including line cleaning

  • Ability to operate, clean, and maintain an XpressFill counter-pressure can filler and Oktober can seamer machines

  • Maintain can inventory

  • Assist in developing training material for Front of House

  • Recording, interpreting, and organizing brewing and cellaring data

  • Brewery tours

  • Media interviews

  • Attending conferences and seminars

  • Attending festivals

  • Enjoy good beer, smile, and truly be part of the Brickfield Brewing team


Grantsburg, Wisconsin is located an hour north of the Twin Cities and home to Crex Meadows, one of the largest state-owned wildlife areas and located onlya few miles the St. Croix National Scenic Riverway. Candidates interested in everything outdoors from hiking, biking, paddling, hunting, snowmobiling, ATVing, and nature viewing will find Grantsburg to be the ideal outdoor mecca. Grantsburg School District is one of the highest rated schools in the country, consistently receiving awards from U.S. News and World Report and Newsweek for academic and enrollment success. Brickfield Brewing is located downtown Grantsburg in a recently remodeled early 1900’s brick building, formerly a creamery, with a large outdoor patio overlooking Memory Lake/Wood River – a park with a lake, camping, four-season trail system, paddling, picnic spots and more. Come join our team and be part of revitalizing a small, active, and supportive community.

Please send a resume and cover letter highlighting relevant skills, experience, and interests to both:

contact@brickfieldbrewing.com

al.herman77@gmail.com  

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