Employment Opportunities



Job Description:  

Maine Beer Company is dedicated to producing the best beer possible.  We are looking for a self-motivated individual with a strong work ethic to join our Production Department.  First and foremost, the candidate must have a positive attitude and work well with others as a member of a small company.  Position is full-time and based in Freeport, Maine.  Salary is dependent on experience.  Excellent benefits package including 3 weeks paid vacation.  Please submit a cover letter and resume to jobs@mainebeercompany.com  

Job Responsibilities (including, but not limited to):

?   Work collaboratively with the Technical Director, the Director of Quality, and the Brewing Manager to ensure that high quality standards are met in wort production, centrifuge operations, cellaring, and other brewing processes.
?   Maintain a safe, clean, and organized work environment and follow safe work practices.
?   Communicate any production equipment issues with the Brewing Manager and Lead Brewer.
?   Adhere to appropriate SOPs based on daily tasks as dictated by shift rotation.
?   Perform CIP operations.
?   Assist other production personnel as needed.
?   Assist the Brewery Engineer in routine maintenance of brewing and cellar equipment as needed.
?   Perform routine cleaning tasks of brewing and cellar equipment and work areas as needed.

Minimum Qualifications:

?   Formal brewing education from an accredited brewing school or a minimum of two years in a production brewery setting preferred, but willing to train the right candidate.
?   Experience with automation, centrifuge operations, and large brewhouses (50+ bbl) preferred, but willing to train the right candidate.
?   Ability to multi-task while working safely and efficiently.
?   Ability to follow established SOPs and work with little to no supervision.
?   Ability to lift up to 60 lbs repeatedly and work standing for prolonged periods.
?   Has excellent communication, time management, and organizational skills.
?   Has great attention to detail and takes initiative when necessary.
?   Is meticulous about sanitization and has an appreciation for keeping things clean and organized.
?   Schedule flexibility (e.g. able to work late when needed, able to accommodate changing/rotating schedules, work holidays).
?   Mechanical aptitude and knowledge of complex machinery a plus.
?   Fork lift experience a plus.

Maine Beer Company Tasting Room - Part-Time Line Cook

Job Description:  

The Line Cook at Maine Beer Company is responsible for creating and maintaining the highest quality food experience for all customers.  Providing the best possible experience for every patron and abiding by the values of MBC are of the highest priority.  The line cook reports directly to the Kitchen Manager.  The following is a list of responsibilities for this role, with the understanding that additional responsibilities may be added at any time.      

Compensation is hourly based on experience.

Please email your resume and cover letter to rianw@mainebeercompany.com

Job Responsibilities (including, but not limited to):

  • Stocking and preparing stations for service of wood fired pizza and other food at Maine Beer Company

  • Maintaining kitchen cleanliness throughout shift

  • Abiding by dress code applicable to food safety

  • Maintain communication with kitchen manager and other coworkers

  • Cleaning and maintenance of all equipment used for food service at MBC

  • Maintain a positive attitude and cooperative work environment

  • Keep food service flow smooth and time sensitive

  • Perform daily opening and closing tasks as needed

  • Follow standard operating procedures for operating the pizza oven and all additional equipment

  • Keeping up with prep dishes and making sure the dish pit is clean and organized.

  • Stocking dry and perishable goods (rotating goods FIFO-first in first out)

  • Stocking fire wood and assuring wood stays dry

  • Always stay consistent with our mission of “Do what’s right.”

Maine Beer Company Tasting Room - Part-Time Tasting Room Team Member

Job Description:  

The Tasting Room at Maine Beer Company is looking for someone that loves craft beer and values a positive work environment.  This individual must exhibit excellent customer service and demonstrate a strong work ethic.  Additionally, you will be expected to maintain a friendly and positive atmosphere while working hard to achieve daily tasks.  Qualified individuals should embrace hospitality and will be expected to work weekends and closing shifts. Part-time including nights and weekends. Hour availability is subject to the seasonal demands of the business.          

Compensation: $18 per hour

Please email your resume and cover letter to jobs@mainebeercompany.com

Job Responsibilities (including, but not limited to):

  • Keep bar in a busy, fast-paced environment.

  • Must be friendly and outgoing, and provide a welcoming environment to patrons and coworkers.

  • Must be able to work independently and as part of a team.

  • Must communicate well with peers, customers, and supervisors.

  • Must take initiative and demonstrate efficiency while learning new tasks and skills.

  • Stock cooler with bottled beers consistently throughout the day.

  • Clean Tasting Room thoroughly as needed throughout the day (floors, tables, windows, fixtures, coolers, etc.)

  • Maintain cleanliness of restrooms throughout the day.

  • Assist with Tasting Room events.

  • Draft line cleaning and equipment cleaning experience is a plus but will be taught to hired employees.

  • Contribute to a positive work environment.

  • Must be able to lift a 5 gallon keg (65 pounds).

  • Must be able to work in a physically demanding environment.

*Maine Beer Company is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer.  We do not discriminate in any employer/employee relation based on race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, age, marital status, disability, veteran's status or any other basis protected by applicable discrimination laws.