Kombucha Brew Crew (Full Time)
Certified Organic kombucha brewery seeks a full time team member for our production and taproom space on Waynesboro's East Side. A spot on our Brew Crew is a production and customer service job that requires strong teamwork and people skills. It is a great fit for those who like physical work and who also enjoy problem solving, interacting with people, and working together as a team. We are a fun and professional company that values each team member and encourages personal growth and a healthy lifestyle. This is a unique opportunity to be an integral part of a growing local food business and to learn its workings from the ground up.
Full Time Brew Crew Members:
• Work 4-5 days per week as part of a solid team (days off may be nonconsecutive and weekend work is required)
• Assist in the kegging and bottling processes, make flavor infusions, and perform other brewing support and cleaning tasks as needed
• Set orders, make deliveries and provide customer service to our accounts (driving a box truck with limited visibility and heavy lifting of up to 60 lbs multiple times per shift are required required)
• Assist taproom visitors with proactive customer service while providing growler fills, kombucha tastings, and accurate information about our kombucha and the other products that we carry
• Work independently to represent the company at tastings, events, and farmers markets (some travel within Virginia or to the DC area may be required)
• Take on greater degrees of responsibility according to experience and aptitude
Starting pay is $12/hr. For employees working over 30 hours per week we offer medical and dental insurance, retirement benefits, and more. Performance reviews are given after 60 days, and successful team members quickly take on additional responsibilities and a corresponding pay increase.
The right fit for our team is a bright, conscientious, efficient, and organized person who engages with life and enjoys being positively challenged on the job. He or she is a positive and professional person who possesses very strong problem solving skills, has demonstrated excellent mechanical aptitude skills, and has excellent written and oral communication abilities (including computer fluency). He or she also enjoys drinking our kombucha and is interested in our environmentally sustainable mission. A reliable vehicle, excellent employment references, and the ability to repeatedly lift heavy objects above head height are necessary. Customer service and production experience are a plus. BA/BS preferred.
Interested candidates should check our website and social media to find out more about us, then email us a resume and a cover letter specific to this position. Serious inquiries only, please.
TASTING SPECIALIST (6-12hrs/wk) – Blue Ridge Bucha Kombucha Brewery: Do you live in Virginia, Maryland, or Washington, DC? Do you want a reliable part time job representing a delicious and healthful product while being a valued part of a hard-working and fun-loving team?
Local & Certified Organic kombucha brewery seeks a highly responsible, organized, and outgoing individual with great people skills to represent our small business at grocery stores and special events in your area. You will be setting up a table, conducting tastings, and answering questions about our company and our kombucha. This is a very important position, as our Tasting Specialists have direct contact with our customers and are responsible for making a lasting positive impression about our company.
The successful candidate will have a friendly demeanor, a positive attitude, an interest in local food and sustainability issues, and will be living an active and healthy lifestyle. He or she will be highly efficient and organized, be able to work independently, possess strong communication skills, and will take full responsibility for his or her work. Impeccable references are required.
This position offers an average of 6-12 hours per week, according to your availability. Saturday and/or Sunday work is required. We can also offer occasional weekday work or more hours per week if your schedule permits. Depending on your location, you may need to travel up to one hour from your home, and you should have your own reliable vehicle (mileage reimbursement is provided). We are committed to paying a living wage, and our starting wage is $12-17, depending on your geographic area.
To be considered, please email cover letter and resume SPECIFIC TO THIS POSITION to firstname.lastname@example.org. Please be sure to check our website, Instagram, and Facebook pages to find out more about our company and product. Serious inquiries only--please make sure you meet all position requirements and are willing to commit to working at least three weekends per month.
Blue Ridge Bucha is committed to paying a living wage for our area according to MIT living wage standards. For full time employees, we also provide medical and dental benefits, a retirement plan, unlimited PTO, and more.
Interested candidates should email a resume and a cover letter specific to the position to email@example.com.