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 have jobs to fill at the brewery 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.
We are hiring for one third-shift Brewer position: Thurs-Sun 11 pm – 9 am. The Brewer performs a variety of production tasks to ensure consistently high quality Castle Danger beers are produced including: completing a variety of brewing calculations, following and developing SOPs, yeast handling including cell counts, pitching and cropping yeast, fermentation monitoring and record keeping. The Brewer must be willing to adhere to the processes that are in place to ensure consistency throughout our brewing team.
Requirements: high school diploma or equivalent, formal education in brewing strongly preferred, minimum of 21 years of age, minimum of two years production brewery experience, strong knowledge of CIP and sanitizing principles, strong communication skills, attention to detail, ability to multi-task, ability to operate a forklift (will train). Additionally, must be able to stand/walk during entire shift, lift /carry supplies in excess of 85 lbs and team lift up to 170 lbs and reach, bend, stoop, crawl, pull, push, wrangle hoses for an entire shift.
Job Description_Brewer 2018
Cellar Person (Full-time)
We are hiring for two third-shift Cellar positions: Mon-Thurs 11 pm – 9 am and Thurs-Sun 11 pm – 9 am. The Cellar Person is responsible for maintaining beer throughout fermentations and the transfer and clarification of beer in preparation for packaging. Responsibilities include: performing daily fermentation ph/gravity checks, managing fermentations and yeast health, transferring beer via a GEA Westphalia centrifuge, aiding brewers in batch setup and grain milling, keeping extensive records and adhering to documentation procedures, carbonating beer and performing final checks to ensure beer is ready for packaging.
Requirements: high school diploma or equivalent, at least 21 years of age, strong communication skills and the ability to speak and interact effectively with coworkers, positive attitude, initiative, creativity and adaptability. Previous experience in a brewery or other manufacturing/production environment strongly preferred. Must be able to stand/walk during entire shift, lift /carry supplies in excess of 85 lbs and team lift up to 170 lbs and reach, bend, stoop, crawl, pull, push, wrangle hoses for an entire shift.
Job Description_Cellar 2018
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: Silver Bay, St. Cloud, Brainerd, Alexandria, Mankato, and Winona. The minimum commitment we are seeking is 1 event per month. Benefits include hourly wage, discounted merchandise and beer.
Duties include: 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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Castle Danger Brewery Application for Employment
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Castle Danger Brewery
17 – 7th St.
Two Harbors, MN 55616