We are looking for an experienced, knowledgeable and innovative Lead
Brewer to head up our passionate and hard-working production team, and make
You will be focused, creative and a team-player, and your responsibilities will include
maintaining production of our core beer range, as well as being dedicated to creating
new, small batch beers under our exciting “Blueprint” range.
We have been brewing in South East London since 2012, with a second brewery site in Hither Green. Our small and energetic team makes great beer, runs two taprooms, teaches homebrew skills at our Brewschool and delivers to pubs and to our customers’ doorsteps.
Brockley Brewery is committed to serving our local community, and we seek to be
transparent and ethical in our business practices.
Responsibilities and Tasks:
Organisation and planning of production activities
Ensuring that Health and Safety and all statutory requirements are met in the production process.
Keeping clear and accurate records of all production activities in accordance with Standard Operating Procedures.
Beer production on our 30 hectolitre and 8 hectolitre manual kits
Recipe development for new lines and seasonal beers
Leading packaging of beer (cask, keg, bottle and can)
Leading on maintenance and repairs of brewery equipment and kit.
Leading Quality Control to ensure we make the best beers we possibly can.
Representing the brewery at events and festivals.
You will be passionate about beer
2+ years experience of production brewing in a commercial brewery is essential.
A brewing qualification such as IBD Diploma, or BSc Brewing Science is desirable.
A full UK driver’s license is desirable.
Working knowledge of statutory requirements of working in brewery production (such
as Food Hygiene, HACCP and SALSA, etc).
Hardworking, dedicated, and enthusiastic with a positive attitude.
Practical & creative approach to problem solving.
Self-motivated and able to work unsupervised.
Ability to work to deadlines in a fast-paced environment.
Attention to detail and able to accurately follow SOPs.
This is a full-time, permanent position. We are a London Living Wage Employer, and
the salary is competitive and will be commensurate with experience / qualifications.
Work hours are 40 hrs per week. Work hours are flexible and including occasional
evenings and weekends.
To apply, please send your CV and a covering letter outlining how you meet the requirements above to firstname.lastname@example.org
Closing date: Tuesday 27th July 2021