Come Work With Us! Assistant Brewer Position.

Left Handed Giant is a fast growing and exciting young brewery based in Bristol. We operate a production facility producing 3000HL per year and a bar in Bristol's city centre. We currently have a team of 20 people and and are undertaking a project in Finzels Reach to create a new brewing facility and a world class bar and restaurant.We are looking for an experience assistant brewer to join our team in preparation for upcoming expansion. The applicant must have a passion for innovative, progressive beer and a dedication to create and adhere to strict quality control procedures. Ideally the applicant would have 2 years experience working in a commercial brewing environment. There is scope for the applicant to progress in responsibility as our new facility comes on line.


Key Responsibilities:
Assisting the Head Brewer in all day to day workings of the brewery.
Work with the team to develop recipes and conduct flavour experiments.
Working alongside the team to ensure that consumables, facilities and equipment are adequate.
Lead brewdays
Weighing and mixing ingredients
General brewery maintenance & House Keeping
Assist on packaging days when required
Improve and ensure adherence to QC procedures
Improve and ensure adherence to Standard Operating Procedures
Improve and ensure adherence to H & S requirements of packaging team
Maintain a clean, sanitary, and presentable work environment.
Attend festivals to represent the brand when required.

Competencies:
A minimum of 2 years in a brewery environment
A minimum of an IBD qualification or similar, experience may be acceptable
Understanding of QC, Hygienic & food safety procedures
Work well as part of a small and growing team
This is a physical job and you must be able to lift 25Kg bags.

Desirable personal qualities:
Demonstrates the ability to follow procedures and management instructions
Good practical skills
A reliable and responsible approach to hygiene, and health and safety issues
The ability to concentrate during repetitive tasks
The ability to operate machinery
Good team working skills
Numeracy skills and the ability to accurately weigh and measure
Good communication skills.
Self-motivated with the ability to work independently
Have a genuine passion for great beer and a desire to work within a small and growing company.

Salary Entirely Dependent Upon Experience

Please send CV's and a cover letter to jack@beercloud.uk for applications