Castle Danger Brewery is a family owned brewery that is team oriented, has a learning/adaptive approach to brewing, and is willing to make consumer centric decisions when it comes to overall beer quality. We are a rapidly growing organization that works hard and has fun. The success of our business has come from our people who have passion, commitment, creativity, initiative and a collaborative team spirit. When we have open positions, they will be posted on this site.
Castle Danger Brewery provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants and complies with all applicable federal and state laws governing nondiscrimination in employment.
We are growing! We have jobs to fill at the brewery in Two Harbors and around the state of MN. If you have a passion for craft beer and want to join a dynamic company in a growing industry, please read on to learn more about our current opportunities.
Head Brewer (Full-Time)
The Head Brewer is an integral part of our leadership team and provides oversight of brewing operations. This position performs a variety of production tasks to ensure consistently high quality Castle Danger beers are produced. The Head Brewer leads the production team and is responsible for all day to day management duties of the staff. This person will work closely with the Packaging Manager on scheduling and beer quality and work to gain efficiencies in brewing processes.
Requirements: High school diploma or equivalent, formal education/coursework in brewing strongly preferred, 21 years of age or older and a minimum of two years production brewery experience. We are looking for a leader with a passion for craft beer and strong communication and interpersonal skills. Must have the flexibility to work a variety of hours as production operation continues to expand. Additionally, must be able to stand/walk during entire shift, lift up to 170 lbs and reach, bend, stoop, crawl, push, pull, wrangle hoses and repeat many times during the shift.
Brewery Representative Southern Metro & Southern Minnesota (Full-Time)
As our presence in MN continues to grow, we are adding a Brewery Representative to our team to promote our beer and our brand. We are seeking candidates for a Brewery Rep to cover the southern Twin Cities metro (south of 494) along with the southern part of MN including the cities of Faribault, Rochester, Mankato and Marshall. The Brewery Rep is responsible for promoting the Castle Danger Brewery brand in the marketplace. The Brewery Rep will establish and maintain relationships with retail customers including liquor stores, bars and restaurants, work at promotional events including tap takeovers, festivals and tastings. This role works in conjunction with distribution partners to generate new business.
Requirements: We are looking for a creative self-starter with passion for the craft beer industry, excellent communication and interpersonal skills and a professional presence. Must be 21 years of age or older, have a valid driver’s license, the ability to travel by car locally/regionally and the flexibility to work a variety of hours (evenings/weekends for some events). Additionally, previous sales, marketing and/or promotions experience desired. Four-year college degree in business, marketing or related field preferred.
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Packaging Operator (Full-Time)
The Packaging Operator is responsible for packaging beer in kegs and cans, CIP, carbonating beer, staging pallets for cooler, operating canning machine, maintenance, keeping accurate inventory records, and other packaging operations. This job requires self-motivation and initiative to do what must be done.
Requirements: High school diploma or equivalent, 21 years of age or older, strong communication skills, flexibility to work a variety of hours to support production schedule. Additionally, must be able to left 170 lbs multiple times during a shift and stand/walk during entire shift.
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Seasonal Taproom Bartenders (Part-Time)
The busy summer season will be here soon! We are now accepting applications for part time seasonal Taproom Bartenders. These positions will run from June through the end of October. Job duties include providing friendly service and efficient sales while pouring Castle Danger Brewery beers to taproom guests, sharing information about CDB and its beers, merchandise sales, cleaning and filling growlers and overall cleanliness and security of entire facility.
Requirements: We are looking for candidates with previous server experience and a passion for craft beer. Candidates must be at least 21 years of age, possess excellent customer service skills, have the flexibility to work nights and weekends (approximately 25 hours per week), and have a high school diploma or equivalent.
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Street Team (Brand Ambassadors) (Part-Time)
We have assembled a Street Team (commonly called Brand Ambassadors in the industry) of individuals who have a passion for craft beer and want to spread the word about Castle Danger beers in the marketplace. Brand Ambassadors are part time employees who work liquor store samplings, beer festivals and other beer events. We are looking to add to our Street Team in these areas we serve: Central MN (St. Cloud to Bemidji), Rochester, Mankato, Iron Range. The minimum commitment we are seeking is 1 event per month. Benefits include hourly wage, discounted merchandise and beer.
Attending events and pouring samples, sharing information about Castle Danger Brewery and the beer and providing friendly service to represent the brand in a positive manner at all times.
Requirements: High school diploma or equivalent, 21 years of age or older, passion for craft beer, strong communication and customer service skills, reliable transportation to get to events at 4pm during the week and various times during the weekend, ability to stand and remain stationary for long periods of time, ability to lift 55+ pounds and the ability to work independently.
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If you are unable to email the application, mail to:
Castle Danger Brewery
17 – 7th St.
Two Harbors, MN 55616