Petaluma Finance Openings

ACCOUNTS RECEIVABLE CLERK

Providing financial, clerical and administrative services, ensuring efficient, timely and accurate invoicing and reconciliation of accounts. Certificate and/or Bachelor’s Degree with an emphasis in Accounting, Finance or similar concentration preferred
Must have a minimum of 2 years previous experience in Accounts Receivables; Knowledge of general accounting procedures; Thorough knowledge of Microsoft Office: Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook; Capability to multi-task and be self-motivated; Ability to prioritize, meet strict deadlines, maintain confidentiality, be highly organized, analytical, and detail orientated; And have excellent administrative and verbal and written communication skills is required.

Physical Requirements:
Minimal lifting, bending or pulling; Work is typical office environment; Ability to use computer keyboard and calculator.

To apply:
» email resume with subject line “NoAccountin4ourIPA06.04.14ws” to willworkforbeer@lagunitas.com
 

Petaluma Marketing Openings

GRAPHIC DESIGNER

The Graphic Designer is responsible for developing and maintaining all Lagunitas creative through digital media, print advertising, promotional materials, event collateral and packaging. Some of the main job responsibilities are to ensure creative consistency across all consumer touch points while executing against the brand strategy and manage project workflow process to ensure all creative deliverables are completed efficiently and on-time.

Must have a Bachelor’s Degree in Graphic Design or directly related field; 3-5 years of experience at an agency or in-house creative department; be proficient in InDesign / Photoshop / Illustrator; be familiar with print production; have experience developing assets for social media platforms. Experience designing packaging and a basic understanding of CSS is a plus.

Physical Requirements:
Required to sit for long periods of time using computer; occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds; work environment consists of usual office conditions and a moderate noise level; travel less than 10% per year.

To apply:
» email resume with subject line “Petey&MillieTakeOntheWorld05.23.14ws” to willworkforbeer@lagunitas.com
 

INTEGRATED CREATIVE MANAGER

Collaborate with the creative team and marketing department to develop and execute consumer marketing programs that fit the framework of the Lagunitas marketing strategy and leverage the company’s strengths in Events, Donations, Public Relations, Advertising, Digital and Retail Marketing.

Must have a Bachelor’s Degree in Marketing, or equivalent; a minimum of 5 years demonstrated success in developing and executing PR strategies and programs; a minimum of 5 years’ experience working in marketing communications in the Consumer Packaged Goods industry or in a creative role on the agency side; strong communication skills, time management and sense of urgency; ability to multi-task and handle several competing initiatives simultaneously and meet deadlines; a proven track record of bringing innovative ideas to life; and have a passion for Lagunitas and the craft beer industry.

Physical Requirements:
Required to sit for long periods of time using computer; occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds; work environment consists of usual office conditions and a moderate noise level; travel less than 15% per year.

To apply:
» email resume with subject line “CreativelyIntegratingIPA05.23.14ws” to willworkforbeer@lagunitas.com
 

Petaluma Bottling & Kegging Openings

ELECTRICAL AND INSTRUMENTATION MAINTENANCE TECHNICIAN

Job Duties:
The Electrical and Instrumentation Maintenance Technician will perform maintenance to production equipment with focus on keeping our new, state of the art brewing and packaging facility at peak operational performance and efficiency, always considering safety and quality as top priorities. Some of the primary duties includes installing and maintaining electric motors, control cabinets, motor starters, drives, wiring, sensors, switches, and general electric/electronic devices; Troubleshooting and maintaining control systems, HMI’s (PanelView), programmable logic controllers (Allen Bradley, Siemens), Variable Frequency Drives, and power distribution systems. Maintains and calibrates instrumentation equipment (Endress + Huaser) & troubleshoots and maintains industrial process control networks and components.
Must have a minimum of 5 years of industrial electrical experience in the food or beverage industry; and experience with trouble shooting and basic programming of automated equipment control platforms (i.e., Allen- Bradley, Siemens PCS7, Rockwell Automation). Brewing or high speed carbonated beverage packaging experience strongly preferred. Ability to understand and troubleshoot fiber optics and telephone lines is a plus.

Physical Requirements:
Must be able to lift and carry 60 pounds on a regular basis; Must be able to stand, walk, lift, and bend for majority of work schedule; Tolerate summer/winter temperature conditions in Production Environment; Ability to use computer and calculator.

To apply:
» email resume with subject line “MaximusElectricianus.07.01.14ws” to willworkforbeer@lagunitas.com
 

BOTTLER – 2nd shift (3:00pm to 11:30pm)

Job Duties:
Efficiently and safely operating bottling line machinery while maintaining high level of quality assurance for the Craft Beer cases produced. Troubleshooting machinery if goes offline and portraying the Lagunitas brand through hard work and a strong sense of urgency in a team oriented environment. Must have mechanical aptitude, 6 months previous experience working in a warehouse, production, or brewing environment, and be at least 21 years of age. Ability to work flexible shifts and schedules including weekends, holidays, and overtime is required. Prior forklift experience is desired.
Graveyard Shift receives a differential per hour of shift worked.


Physical Requirements:
Must be able to lift and carry 60 pounds on a regular basis; Must be able to stand, walk, lift, and bend for majority of work schedule; Tolerate summer/winter temperature conditions in Production Environment.

To apply:
» email resume with subject line “DayTimeIn2NightTime06.20.14ws” to willworkforbeer@lagunitas.com
 

BREWER – Swing & Graveyard Shift (Rotate)

Job Duties:
Brewing’s a lot like growin’ a beard…it doesn’t stop. We need Brewers for Swing & Graveyard shift who will be responsible for monitoring all aspects of wort production in a Rolec 250 BBL BrewHouse, as well as transitioning the batch into fermentation. You don’t necessarily need a beard, but you must have the ability to complete a variety of brewing calculations, a strong working knowledge of CIP, COP, and sanitizing principles, able to multitask and work in a fast paced environment, and a strong knowledge of craft beer and the brewing process. Experience working with a 50 BBL or larger brewing system and working knowledge of pneumatic systems, industrial electricity, mechanical power, steam generation and distribution, industrial refrigeration and sanitary process piping and systems strongly preferred.

Physical Requirements:
Standing and walking during entire shift; Lifts and carries supplies, cases up to 50 lbs.; Reaches, bends, stoops, lifts, carries.

To apply:
» email resume with subject line “BeerdRequired01.18.14″ to willworkforbeer@lagunitas.com
 

Petaluma Office Openings

HUMAN RESOURCES GENERALIST

Job Duties:
The Human Resources Generalist works closely with management and employees to improve work relationships, build morale, increase productivity and retention, while ensuring compliance of Lagunitas’ company policies and local, state and federal employment laws. The Generalist is knowledgeable in all areas of Human Resources, serving as the consultant for employee benefit programs, recruitment and other Human Resource related topics. Some of the primary duties include facilitating new employee orientations, new hire and transfer onboarding process and assisting with benefit enrollment; Assisting in the recruitment effort for Lagunitas staff and temporary personnel, partners with managers to schedule interviews and recruitment selection; Utilizes the HRIS, performance management and applicant tracking system for data entry and daily, weekly and monthly report generation; Communicates performance management guidance, on-site employee relations, and exit interviews as necessary.
Qualified candidates must have: A bachelor’s degree in Business Administration, with a concentration in Human Resources, Organizational Development or equivalent; A minimum of three years’ progressive experience in Human Resources field; Extensive knowledge of local, federal and state employment, leave of absence and wage and hour laws; Experience leading entire investigations pertaining to employee relations; Working knowledge of compensation practices, performance management, and recruitment; Excellent verbal and written communication skills; Be flexible and available to interact with employees at all levels; Strong conflict management, interpersonal and negotiation skills; Ability to prioritize, meet strict deadlines and maintain confidentiality; Proficient in MS Office Suite, specifically Outlook, Excel and Word; PHR, SPHR or other creditable HR certificates is preferred.

Physical Requirements:
Ability to use a computer keyboard and calculator; Work environment is primarily indoors.

To apply:
» Email resume with subject line ” ResourcefulResourcerofResources07.08.14ws” to willworkforbeer@lagunitas.com
 

PLANNING/FORECASTING CUSTOMER SERVICE REPRESENTATIVE

Job Duties:
The Planning & Forecasting/Customer Service Representative leads Lagunitas’ sales order process, primarily interfacing with distributors for all supply-related issues. Through our web-based forecasting system, the Customer Service Representative will analyze data and recommend order quantity to distributors.
Prior planning, purchasing or forecasting experience required. Must have thorough knowledge of Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook); have the capability to multi-task and be self-motivated; have the ability to prioritize, meet strict deadlines and maintain confidentiality; be highly organized, analytical, and detail orientated; have excellent administrative and verbal and written communication skills; have excellent customer service skills; have a positive, upbeat and friendly demeanor; and be passionate about Lagunitas and the craft beer business.

Physical Requirements:
Ability to use a computer keyboard and calculator; work environment is indoors, majority of the time is spent sitting at a desk.

To apply:
» Email resume with subject line “OrderUpaLittleSumpin06.20.14ws” to willworkforbeer@lagunitas.com
 

FLEET MANAGER

Job Duties:
Oversee day-to-day operations of Lagunitas transportation team, including fleet maintenance, monthly reporting, status of internal purchase orders and oversight of staff (hiring, scheduling, training, review/ approval of time cards, etc.). The Fleet Manager would also be responsible for driving equipment requiring Class A license, to achieve safe and timely fulfillment of customer orders and consistent, timely delivery of requested raw materials for manufacturing and packaging lines.
Must have: Complete and up-to-date knowledge of state and federal transportation regulations, including Federal Motor Carrier safety regulations, state safety and applicable motor vehicle regulations, state trucking regulations and Department of Transportation Laws (DOT); Ability to accurately calculate load arrival times; experience assessing impact of weather on travel time; Intermediate to advanced level of Microsoft Office (Excel in particular); Ability to create and maintain an accurate record-keeping system; Ability to prioritize – understanding what is the single most important task at any given moment, and able to think on one’s feet and make decisions quickly; Willing to listen in positive manner to drivers, office personnel, management, state and federal regulators and their concerns; capable of distinguishing problems versus complaints and able to problem-solve; Works well under pressure; Effective communication skills; High School Diploma (Bachelor Degree preferred, but not required).

Physical Requirements:
Ability to operate a vehicle with GVWR of 26,0001 lbs or greater; Must meet DOT physical requirement standards for Class A license; Occasional use of computer for email, research, prepare documents; Must be able to successfully pass a Department Of Transportation (DOT) physical examination pre hire and every two years thereafter according to DOT regulations; Must participate and pass a Past Employment Drug & Alcohol Background Check; Must enroll in DOT required drug & alcohol testing program; Must be able to sit for long periods of time, steering, shifting, & driving large vehicle; Must be able to stand, walk, lift, and bend.

To apply:
» Email resume with subject line “IPANationDissemination06.20.14ws” to willworkforbeer@lagunitas.com
 

Chicago TapRoom Openings

PARKING LOT ATTENDANT

Job Duties:
A Parking Attendant attends designated parking area at entrance/exit during established business hours and directs drivers to appropriate parking areas. The Parking Attendant, regulates traffic in assigned lots and provides parking information to visitors and monitors lot to ensure cars are parked in designated spaces and not blocking traffic flow. Prior experience as a lot attendant is desired.

Physical Requirements:
Majority of work environment is outside in the elements and inclement weather conditions; surfaces and environmental terrain include concrete, asphalt, grass, curbs, uneven gravel and dirt; uneven ground surfaces. Surfaces can be slippery with, water, ice, or snow; Majority of shift is spent standing and walking.

To apply:
» email resume with subject line “ChiParkingAttendant12.09.13ws” to willworkforbeer@lagunitas.com
 

HOST/HOSTESS

Job Duties:
The first employee to interact with arriving guests as they enter the Beer Sanctuary. It is the job of the Host/Hostess to greet arriving guests, welcome them into our establishment and instruct them on seating options. Must be at least 21 years of age, have prior experience and be able to work a flexible work schedule including nights and weekends.

Physical Requirements:
Requires moderate physical efforts: Standing, carrying, bending, stretching, stooping, pulling and pushing; Work environment is primarily indoors and may involve noise and temperature changes; May be required to work additional hours as dictated by the workload and staffing; Must be willing to work evenings, weekends and holidays.

To apply:
» email resume with subject line “ChiHost120913ws” to willworkforbeer@lagunitas.com
 

FOOD RUNNER

Job Duties:
Prepare plates for efficient delivery and transports food to guests of Taproom with speed and accuracy. The food runner ensures that guests have a positive and memorable experience by ensuring correct orders are delivered before serving. Must be at least 21 years of age and able to work flexible shifts and schedules, including weekends, holidays, and overtime.

Physical Requirements:
Majority of shift is spent standing and walking; Carrying, bending, stretching, stooping, pulling and pushing; Work environment is primarily indoors and may involve noise and temperature changes.

To apply:
» email resume with subject line “ChiFoodRun12.09.13ws” to willworkforbeer@lagunitas.com
 

BUSSER

Job Duties:
A Busser is responsible for ensuring that all items are clean and presentable before, during and after service operations of the Pub. This position is key to maintaining service efficiency through offering assistance to the servers, proactively stocking side stations as needed while encompassing and portraying the Lagunitas brand.
Must be at least 21 years of age, have prior experience in a high volume pub or restaurant and be able to work a flexible work schedule including nights and weekends.
All qualified applicants must have excellent organization and problem solving skills, work well under pressure, and have an outgoing personality, positive attitude and strong team work ethic.

Physical Requirements:
Must be able to lift and carry up to 60 lbs, and stand, walk, lift, and bend for long periods of time (up to 5 hours); Work environment is primarily indoors and may involve noise and temperature changes.

To apply:
» email resume with subject line “ChiBusser12.9.13″ to willworkforbeer@lagunitas.com
 

SOUND TECHNICIAN

Job Duties:
Set up, operate and maintain all audio related sound engineering for live performances in the Chicago Taproom. Handle mix of both Front-of-House and Monitor groups during live performances, including handling of microphones, amplifiers, control desks, and all related components and equipment. Must have 2 years minimum experience with live engineering, a passion for live music and performance, experience using industry-standard DAWs such as ProTools and Logic for digital multitrack recording, excellent interpersonal skills, strong customer focus, places strong emphasis on safety awareness, and able to multi-task, make good decisions under pressure.

Physical Requirements:
Able to lift 40 lbs.; able to identify audio frequencies throughout the spectrum by ear; Work environment is primarily indoors and may involve noise and temperature changes.

To apply:
» email resume with subject line “ChiSoundTech120913ws” to willworkforbeer@lagunitas.com
 

Chicago Schwag Store Openings

SCHWAG STORE KEG & DONATIONS CHAMPION

Job Duties:
The Schwag Store Keg and Donation Champion is responsible for handling all lifting involved with keg sales and donations and supporting and participating in the smooth operations of the merchandise and POS functions of the store including: giving superior customer service and maintaining store & stockroom cleanliness.
Prior retail experience required. Must be customer service oriented, at least 21 years of age, have cash handling experience and be able to work a flexible schedule, including weekends and evenings.

Physical Requirements:
Able to lift up to 150 lbs., ability to use a computer keyboard and calculator, ability to stand, bend, stoop, sit, walk, reach, twist and turn.

To apply:
» Email resume with subject line “ChiKegpuller12.9.13ws” to willworkforbeer@lagunitas.com
 

SCHWAG STORE ASSOCIATE

Job Duties:
The Schwag Store employee is responsible for supporting and participating in the smooth operations of the merchandise and POS functions of the store by maintaining an organized sales floor and stock room, ensuring constant, adequate stock on display during events and weekends, and assisting customers with purchases, product questions and product suggestions, both in person and over the phone. Prior retail experience required. Must be customer service oriented, at least 21 years of age, have cash handling experience and be able to work a flexible schedule, including weekends and evenings.

Physical Requirements:
Able to lift up to 50 lbs, ability to use a computer keyboard and calculator, ability to stand, bend, stoop, sit, walk, reach, twist and turn.

To apply:
» Email resume with subject line “ChiStoreAssoc12.9.13ws” to willworkforbeer@lagunitas.com
 

SCHWAG STORE STOCKROOM CLERK

Job Duties:
The Schwag Store Stockroom Associate is responsible for receiving orders from vendors & maintaining organization and cleanliness of the stock room. In addition, the Stockroom Associate is required to fill in as a Lagunitas Schwag Store Associate, requiring participating in the operations of merchandise and POS functions to ensure superior customer service and store cleanliness.
Must be at least 21 years of age, have a minimum of 1 year retail sales experience and be able to work a flexible work schedule including nights and weekends. Prior supervisory, cash handling and customer service experience required.

Physical Requirements:
Able to lift up to 50 pounds; ability to stand, bend, stoop, sit, walk, reach, twist and turn; ability to use a computer keyboard and calculator.

To apply:
» Email resume with subject line “ChiStockroomClerk12.9.13ws” to willworkforbeer@lagunitas.com
 

Chicago Bottling & Kegging Openings

ELECTRICAL AND INSTRUMENTATION MAINTENANCE TECHNICIAN

Job Duties:
The Electrical and Instrumentation Maintenance Technician will perform maintenance to production equipment with focus on keeping our new, state of the art brewing and packaging facility at peak operational performance and efficiency, always considering safety and quality as top priorities. Some of the primary duties includes installing and maintaining electric motors, control cabinets, motor starters, drives, wiring, sensors, switches, and general electric/electronic devices; Troubleshooting and maintaining control systems, HMI’s (PanelView), programmable logic controllers (Allen Bradley, Siemens), Variable Frequency Drives, and power distribution systems. Maintains and calibrates instrumentation equipment (Endress + Huaser) & troubleshoots and maintains industrial process control networks and components.
Must have a minimum of 5 years of industrial electrical experience in the food or beverage industry; and experience with trouble shooting and basic programming of automated equipment control platforms (i.e., Allen- Bradley, Siemens PCS7, Rockwell Automation). Brewing or high speed carbonated beverage packaging experience strongly preferred. Ability to understand and troubleshoot fiber optics and telephone lines is a plus.

Physical Requirements:
Must be able to lift and carry 60 pounds on a regular basis; Must be able to stand, walk, lift, and bend for majority of work schedule; Tolerate summer/winter temperature conditions in Production Environment; Ability to use computer and calculator.

To apply:
» email resume with subject line “LittleSumpinElectrical06.07.14ws” to willworkforbeer@lagunitas.com
 

MECHANICAL MAINTENANCE TECHNICIAN

Job Duties:
The Mechanical Maintenance Technician will perform maintenance to production equipment with focus on keeping our new, state of the art brewing and packaging facility at peak operational performance and efficiency, always considering safety and quality as top priorities. Some of the primary duties includes installing and maintaining pumps, gearboxes, shafts, bearings, bushings, sprockets, sheaves, belts, and general mechanical equipment. Perform precision alignment of pumps, motors, gearboxes, sprockets, and sheaves and troubleshooting and maintaining pneumatic and hydraulic systems.
Must have a minimum of 5 years of industrial mechanical experience in the food or beverage industry, brewing or high speed carbonated beverage packaging experience strongly preferred; experience with troubleshooting and maintaining pneumatic systems, air compressors, hydraulic systems, mechanical power, pumps, gearboxes, valves, heat exchangers, and mechanical components; ability to complete basic electrical maintenance; welding experience preferred (MIG, TIG, Arc and Sanitary along with Torch and Plasma); ability to read schematics, blueprints, and equipment manuals; Ability to use precision measuring and alignment tools; understanding of shop equipment (mill, lathe, grinder, bend, break, shear, and press); experience completing preventive maintenance activities; and be results driven, proactive, able to work effectively individually and within a team.

Physical Requirements:
Must be able to lift and carry 60 pounds on a regular basis; Must be able to stand, walk, lift, and bend for majority of work schedule; Tolerate summer/winter temperature conditions in Production Environment; Ability to use computer and calculator.

To apply:
» email resume with subject line “MaintaininHoppiness06.07.14ws” to willworkforbeer@lagunitas.com
 

STATIONARY ENGINEER

Job Duties:
The Stationary Engineer (Boiler Operator/Mechanic) will perform maintenance to production equipment with focus on keeping our new, state of the art brewing and packaging facility at peak operational performance and efficiency, always considering safety and quality as top priorities. Some of the primary duties includes operating and maintaining Trance Chillers, CleaverBrooks Boilers, Atlas Copco Compressors and Carrier roof mounted HVAC units; maintaining brewing and packaging equipment; and installing and maintaining electric motors, control cabinets, motor starters, drives, wiring, sensors, switches, and general electric/electronic devices.
Qualified candidates must be a licensed Chicago Stationary Engineer. Other qualifications are: must have 5 years of industrial maintenance experience in the food or beverage industry or 2 year technical degree plus 3 years of industrial maintenance experience in the food or beverage industry, brewing or high speed carbonated beverage packaging experience strongly preferred; experience with troubleshooting of electrical and mechanical systems; ability to read schematics, blueprints, and equipment manuals; ability to use precision measuring equipment and special tools; and have experience completing preventive maintenance activities.

Physical Requirements:
Must be able to lift and carry 60 pounds on a regular basis; Must be able to stand, walk, lift, and bend for majority of work schedule; Tolerate summer/winter temperature conditions in Production Environment; Ability to use computer and calculator.

To apply:
» email resume with subject line “BreweryBoilerOperator06.07.14ws” to willworkforbeer@lagunitas.com
 

PACKAGING LINE OPERATORS

Job Duties:
There’s love in every bottle. And it’s not just from the Brewers … You’ll be adding to it by efficiently and safely operating bottling line machinery while maintaining high level of quality assurance for the Craft Beer cases produced. Troubleshooting machinery if goes offline and portraying the Lagunitas brand through hard work and a strong sense of urgency in a team oriented environment. Must have mechanical aptitude, 6 months previous experience working in a warehouse, production, or brewing environment, and be at least 21 years of age. Ability to work flexible shifts and schedules including weekends, holidays, and overtime is required.

Physical Requirements:
Must be able to lift and carry 60 pounds on a regular basis; Must be able to stand, walk, lift, and bend for majority of work schedule; Tolerate summer/winter temperature conditions in Production environment.

To apply:
» email resume with subject line “LetDaBottlinBegin93013ws” to willworkforbeer@lagunitas.com
 

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