Jobs

BREWVANA Brewery Tours- Tour Guide

TOUR GUIDE JOB DESCRIPTION :
You have a tenacious soul; a lively spirit. You live, sweat, dream, and drink craft beer. You’re a multi-tasking guru with a passion for entertaining, educating, and funky fun. People recognize you as a captivating speaker, a master cat-herder.
In short, you’re awesome.

BREWVANA is looking for an outstanding Tour Guide to join our team of energetic beer lovers, support our mission to celebrate craft beer, and promote the history and culture of the craft brewing industry in Portland, OR. You will provide safe transportation to and from breweries while providing a memorable experience bursting with energy– ensuring that each guest reaches BREWVANA: the euphoric state of awareness, appreciation and LOVE for Portland’s finest craft beer. Please note- this position begins with guiding our walking tours, and progresses into leading bus and private tours.

WE HAVE:
The premier craft beer tour experience in the WHOLE WORLD.
Three 14 passenger beer-themed short buses and a 44 passenger bus (all diesel).
Opportunities to learn and advance your career in the beer and tourism industry.
Monthly beer networking stipend. Get out there and make friends!
An open mind to new ideas. You have a voice, we wanna hear it!
Great perks such as free beer tours, discounted beer gear, snacks and a kegerator in the office.

YOU HAVE/ARE:
Detail Oriented: You’re observant, you relay the right information, and you get sh*t done.
Responsible: You come prepared and on time, respect schedules and rules, and run a tight but awesome ship.
Problem Solve: Not only are you always prepared, but you know how to wing it when life gives you lemons.
Professional Demeanor: You can interact and engage a wide range of personalities, building relationships everywhere you go all while maintaining a cool exterior.
On Stage Presence: You captivate, engage, and keep the interest of the group.
Care about the Vision: You are a part of the community, eager to contribute and learn, and excited to grow.
Beerism: Detailed knowledge and passion for beer- ingredients, process, style, etc.
Extraordinary Service: You exceed expectations, always.

A FEW MUSTS:
25 yrs or older with clean driving record and confidence driving large vehicles
Be able to operate a 14 passenger bus while verbally interacting with guests
Have or be able to obtain a PFHT driver permit ($200)
Have or be able to obtain an OLCC permit
Have an Oregon driver’s license and reliable transportation
Have a cell phone, check emails, and familiar/efficient with Apple products and Google Docs
Have been living in Portland for a minimum of 90 days
Have weekend availability

HOW TO APPLY:
Please submit your resume with cover letter to emily@brewvana.com, with the subject line including your favorite beer.

STATUS: Part time & full time positions, with growth opportunities.
SALARY: Starting pay $12.50-15/DOE hourly + tips

Base Camp Brewing – Warehouse Manager

Base Camp Brewing is a brewing company that is heavily aligned with the outdoors. We encourage outdoor endeavors and want to be the supplier of beer for anyone eager for adventure. We are currently looking for a like minded individual to join our production team.

Purpose: Provides materials, equipment, and supplies by directing receiving, warehousing, and distribution services.

Job Duties:
● Maintains receiving, warehousing, and distribution operations by initiating, coordinating, and enforcing program, operational, and personnel policies and procedures.
● Complies with federal, state, local and in-house warehousing, material handling, and shipping requirements by studying existing and new legislation; enforcing adherence to requirements; advising management on needed actions.
● Actively communicates with Sales Managers to ensure that purchases orders are received, assembled, and loaded onto Distributor’s vehicle on the designated pick up date.
● Safety Committee Member; attend monthly meetings, create agendas and follow through on action items.
● Moving raw materials and finished products from storage areas to shipping or to other designated areas.
● Enforces inventory rotation protocols by following a sequence predetermined by Sales Managers emphasizing style or date prioritization.
● Organizing warehouse and work area for orderliness at all times.
● Ensuring warehouse is accessible and safe for all employees.
● Safeguards warehouse operations and contents by establishing and monitoring security procedures and protocols.
● Follow and/or create a maintenance schedule for company vehicles and forklift.
● Controls inventory levels by conducting monthly physical counts; reconciling with data system and reordering packaging materials when necessary.
● Maintains physical condition of warehouse by planning and implementing new design layouts; inspecting equipment; issuing work orders for repair and requisitions for replacement.
● Maintain accessible beer stock for tap room at all times.
● Participates in the bottling line on bottling days when needed.
● Washes and fills kegs when needed.
● Driving a forklift in a safe manner.
● Working with the Head Brewer to improve and repair brewhouse and cooler areas.
● Contributes to team effort by accomplishing related tasks as needed.

Skills/Qualifications:  Safety Management, Developing Standards, Managing Processes, Surveillance Skills, Inventory Control, Reporting Skills, Analyzing Information, Equipment Maintenance, Judgment, Truck Driving Skills, Ability to Lift Heavy Object and Work in Confined Spaces. Must have a clean driving record.

REQUIRED SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE:
– Forklift certification — required
– 1-2+ years forklift operation experience
– 1+ years brewery warehouse experience preferred
– Clean driving record
– Ability to routinely lift and move heavy objects, including full kegs of beer
– Ability to work a schedule of (5) full 8-hour workdays per week. Weekends may be necessary.
– Highly organized individual who will take pride in maintaining a clean, well-functioning warehouse
– Proficient computer skills (Microsoft Office suite, e-mailing, performing internet searches)
– Verbal & written communication skills

To Apply:
Please send your resume and cover letter to info@basecampbrewingco.com with the email subject ‘Warehouse Manager’. We look forward to hearing from you!

Base Camp Brewing – Brewery Ambassador

Base Camp Brewing is a brewing company that is heavily aligned with the outdoors. We encourage outdoor endeavors and want to be the supplier of beer for anyone eager for adventure. We are currently accepting resumes for a brewery ambassador who shares our love for the outdoors and who will help continue to grow our brand in the Portland market.

Mission: Work directly with the sales representative and sales managers to plan and execute activations in the market.

Job Duties:
● Develop a strong understanding of the company and its product; accurately and positively communicate this information to customers.
● Build and foster relationships with store personnel and management.
● Educate consumers about our beers and brewing techniques.
● Specialize in product exposure and visibility through representation at local and regional tastings, parties and festivals.
● Identify and convey sales leads/opportunities to Sales Team.
● Assist Marketing Director in implementation of marketing campaign.
● Sets up and takes down displays at marketing/sales events.
● Actively train store/restaurant personnel to speak about product accurately.
● Tracks and restocks marketing inventory including but not limited to clothing, coasters, promotional cards and stickers.
● Attends sales and marketing meetings; provides customer feedback and recap sampling events to assess effectiveness.
● Provide interpretive tours of the brewery and Tap Room to customers, when appropriate.
● Take photos during events.
● Work with distributor to promote beer and engage buyers.
● Engage with larger beer community including beer buyers.
● Provide occasional packaging help to Production staff.

Skills/Qualifications:
Open availability: including weekends and evenings, 21 years or older, experience in tour/hospitality, customer service, brewery knowledge, strong communication skills, cash handling, liquor law and health code, ability to work with little supervision, enthusiastic, ability to travel to events, plan effectively.

To Apply:
Please send your resume and cover letter to info@basecampbrewingco.com with the email subject ‘Brewery Ambassador’. We look forward to hearing from you!

RiverBend Portland Sales Rep

JOB TITLE: Field Sales Representative (FSR)
LOCATION: Portland, Oregon
REPORTS TO: Sales Manager 
FLSA POSITION TYPE: Full-time, Salary
EXTERNAL POSTING DATES: 02/08/2017-03/08/2017
POSITION SUMMARY: Grows sales, increase brand presence, and ensure product quality through key account calls, promotional events, and working with distributor sales personnel

 Duties and Responsibilities
 Develop and maintain strategic partnerships with key retailers and restaurants.
 Prospects new business by determining focus areas within territory, setting up presentations, and utilizing stop-by techniques.
 Plan and participate in quarterly distributor training activities including presenting at sales meetings, riding with distributor sales personnel, and distributing new sales material to sales staff
 Must be willing and able to assist with out-of- market promotions, events and festivals on evenings and weekends as necessary.
 Attend selected festivals and events such as but not limited to brewery dinners, tastings and promotions.
 Keep thorough and up to date notes on all existing and target accounts
 Prepare weekly paperwork on time in a neat, legible, and professional manner. (Report on key accounts, sales, beer performance and upcoming possible events)

THE IDEAL CANDIDATE WILL POSSESS
•Bachelor’s degree preferred.
•Two years of industry experience selling craft beer.
•Strong knowledge of the local market for craft beer.
•In depth knowledge of, and direct experience in, the craft beer scene in this geography.

IF INTERESTED PLEASE SEND RESUME TO: brent@riverbendbrewing.com

pFriem Family Brewers – Brewer

JOB TITLE: Brewer
EMPLOYMENT: Regular Full Time
WORK LOCATION: Hood River, OR

JOB DESCRIPTION SUMMARY
We are accepting resumes for a brewer position in our small production brewery. Our new brewer will be expected to contribute in all parts of production from handling and organizing raw ingredients, brewing, cellar work, yeast handling, filtration, tank cleaning/sanitizing, kegging and bottling beer, and assist in installation and upkeep of equipment as we expand. The proper fit for this position is someone who is dedicated to the craft of brewing with a strong appreciation for good beer. He or she is a hard worker, capable of multi-tasking effectively, and able to work with sharp focus and tidiness.

QUALIFICATIONS
• Ability to lift 55 pound bags of malt and 44 pound boxes of hops repeatedly
• Safely operate a stand up electric forklift
• Comprehend and remember procedures
• Self motivate and maintain a fast pace of detailed, accurate work
• Contribute to our obsessive cleanliness
• Brewing experience, formal brewing education, and a background in math and science are strong pluses.
• Solid references are a must

ABOUT PFRIEM FAMILY BREWERS
pFriem Family Brewers is a small, yet rapidly growing 15bbl brewery situated on the waterfront of Hood River, Oregon in the idyllic Columbia River Gorge. Profoundly inspired by tradition and keenly focused on making top quality beers pFriem Family Brewers is driven by creativity and an unending passion for the art and science of brewing.

BENEFITS
This is an hourly position, requiring 40 hours per week, with competitive pay based upon experience. Other benefits include: beer benefits, health care insurance, 401(k),and two weeks paid vacation accrued annually.

HOW TO APPLY
Please send resumes and cover letters to gavin@pfriembeer.com
Thank you for your consideration, we look forward to hearing from you.

pFriem Family Brewers – Senior Brewer

JOB TITLE: Senior Brewer
EMPLOYMENT: Regular Full Time
WORK LOCATION: Hood River, OR

JOB DESCRIPTION SUMMARY
We are now accepting resumes for a Senior Brewer position in our small production brewery. Our new Senior Brewer will be expected to contribute in all parts of production from handling and organizing raw ingredients, brewing, cellar work, yeast handling/mapping, separation, filtration, tank cleaning/sanitizing, inventory, and equipment repair/installation/upkeep. While working alongside of the brew crew you will be leading the team through the shift, setting a strong example, training brewers, managing tasks, ensuring SOP’s are being followed, promoting safety, facilitating projects, and acting as a first responder in triaging problems.

The proper fit for this position is someone who is dedicated to the craft of brewing with a strong appreciation for good beer. He or she is an incredibly hard worker, capable of multi-tasking effectively, working quickly yet cleanly, and problem solving creatively. This position is the right hand of the Head Brewer, and responsible for running and leading the production floor during the shift. It is imperative that this person has a combination of strong work ethic, excellent communication, leadership, management, and brewing experience, brewing education, and strong beer knowledge.

QUALIFICATIONS
• Ability to lift 55 lb bags of malt and 44 lb boxes of hops repeatedly
• Safely operate a stand up electric forklift
• Comprehend and remember procedures
• Self motivate and maintain a fast pace of detailed, accurate work
• Contribute to our obsessive cleanliness
• Brewing experience, formal brewing education, and previous management experience required
• Solid references are a must

ABOUT PFRIEM FAMILY BREWERS
pFriem Family Brewers is a small, yet rapidly growing 15bbl brewery situated on the waterfront of Hood River, Oregon in the idyllic Columbia River Gorge. Profoundly inspired by tradition and keenly focused on making top quality beers pFriem Family Brewers is driven by creativity and an unending passion for the art and science of brewing.

BENEFITS
This is an hourly position, requiring 40 hours per week, with competitive pay based upon experience. Other benefits include: beer benefits, health care insurance, 401(k), and two weeks paid vacation accrued annually.

HOW TO APPLY
Please send resumes and cover letters to gavin@pfriembeer.com
Thank you for your consideration, we look forward to hearing from you.