Join the team at Jester King! Reliable transportation and solid work ethic is a must.
Production Assistant (PA) Employee - Part-time
Jester King Brewery is seeking candidates for a part-time Production Assistant position. This is an entry-level position - previous experience in the craft beer industry is not required.
DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:
- Adhere to strict safety and quality assurance/sanitation policies; Follow safety protocols with regard to brewery facilities and equipment
Perform at various positions on the packaging line (including but not limited to filling, rinsing/sanitizing bottles, corking, capping, wiping, and boxing) according to standardized operating procedures (SOP)
Build packaging materials according to SOP
Quality inspection of all packaged products
Handle chemicals required for cleaning and sanitization
Clean equipment and brewery facilities
Maintain excellent communication with the Managing Members, Production Manager, and Operations Manager
Assist Manager with production responsibilities
Assist Operations Manager with the shipment and/or receipt of raw materials, related goods, packaging materials, process equipment, miscellaneous brewery supplies, and finished beer
Assist Managing Members, Production Manager, and administrative staff with data gathering, reporting, and electronic record keeping
Assist Operations Manager with ensuring effective and accurate management of all JK beer, including assistance with periodic physical inventory counts
Help maintain a safe, clean, well organized environment for beer making
Represent Jester King at home and abroad
Perform brewery tours when needed
Participate in professional and amateur educational events, assist in answering inquiries about beer making at Jester King; Participate in interviews and media requests on occasion
IMPORTANT SKILLS AND ABILITIES:
Flexibility with scheduling and ability to work long hours; must have occasional on-call availability
Positive outlook and attitude while working in a diverse team environment
Punctual and self-motivated with good time management skills; must be dependable and have reliable transportation
Attention to detail while working under pressure at a fast pace
Ability to perform repetitive motions for extended periods of time
Ability to work unsupervised while maintaining safety and quality standards
Ability to effectively communicate with staff throughout the brewery
Ability and aptitude to work with and troubleshoot equipment
Desire for continued learning and ability to take constructive criticism
Ability to frequently sit, stand, walk, stoop, kneel, crouch, crawl, climb and reach with hands and arms for duration of shift
Ability to frequently talk, hear, and smell; vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision and the ability to adjust focus
Ability to frequently and repeatedly lift and/or move up to 55 pounds
Ability to occasionally lift and maneuver a keg (165 lbs)
- Employee regularly works around high voltage, hot water, and steam; on wet floors and with wet equipment
Employee frequently must work in a sanitary environment
Noise level in the packaging facility is frequently loud (80+ dB)
Employee regularly works with hazardous materials
Employee works near moving mechanical parts
COMPENSATION & BENEFITS:
Hourly wage; Company pays 60% of Health/Vision/Dental Benefits; PTO; Company Perks
HOW TO APPLY:
Please send your resume and cover letter to email@example.com. You must include your full name and the job you are applying for in the subject of your email. Example: "Production Assistant Application for Punky Brewster."
Front of House (FOH) Employee - Part-time
- Knowledge of Jester King history, philosophy, core values, current events
- Exhibit and promote the core values: honesty, strong work ethic, teamwork and kindness
- Ability to adhere to all policies and procedures outlined in the Jester King Staff Guide
- Prior experience in the service industry, ideally in a brewery setting
- Cicerone Certified Beer Server certification within 30 days of hire
- Food Handler and TABC certified
- Understanding of Toast POS System
- Ability to work in a fast paced, diverse, and evolving environment
- Ability to perform physical tasks including lifting up to 50 lbs
- Ability to work long hours on your feet
- Displays professionalism to co-workers, guests and vendors
- Punctual and self-motivated with good time management skills
- Dependable with reliable transportation
For more information on job duties, please review the FOH job posting on Poached.
Jester King is a well established Brewery and Kitchen located in the Texas Hill Country on the road to Dripping Springs. We are a collaborative community that values teamwork as well as supporting individual growth and development. There are opportunities to expand your skills in a fun, exciting, and passionate environment. Our team creates food uniquely tied to a time, place, and people. Our kitchen uses farm, fermented, or foraged ingredients whenever possible.
We are looking for hardworking, skilled, and enthusiastic additions to join our crew.
Sets up and stocks food items and other necessary supplies.
Prepares food items by cutting, chopping, mixing, and preparing sauces.
Cooks food items by grilling, frying, sautéing, and other cooking methods to specified recipes and standards.
Maintain cleanliness and complies with food sanitation requirements by properly handling food and ensuring correct storage.
Performs inventory checks and completes food storage logs.
WORK HOURS & BENEFITS:
We are currently operating Wednesday through Sunday with shifts available for prep and service. Current hourly positions are from 25-30 hours per week, with the possibility of expanding to full time.
Benefits include shift food, shift drink, outdoor working environment in the beautiful Texas Hill Country, partial and full health care benefits provided with advancement in position.
QUALIFICATIONS & SKILLS:
Basic written and verbal communication skills
Accuracy and speed in executing tasks
Ability to work as a team member
Follows directions and instructions
Preferred two years experience in pizza making
High school diploma or GED
Preferred minimum of one year experience as a line cook, restaurant cook, or prep cook
Certificate in Culinary Arts preferred
Texas Food Handlers Certificate
Experience with various cooking methods and procedures
How to Apply:
You can apply by email or via Poached. If you apply by email, please send your resume and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org. You must include your full name and the job you are applying for in the subject of your email. Example: "Line Cook Application for Benjamin Buttons."