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Position Summary

Bay City Brewing Co. in San Diego is looking for hardworking, passionate brewer to join our team! We are a small, independently owned brewery experiencing rapid growth and we want you to jump on board. Our production facility is centrally located – close to downtown, beach cities, etc. – we are basically 10 minutes from everywhere in San Diego. We operate an on-site tasting room as well as a full service taproom and kitchen in the downtown neighborhood of East Village. There is massive opportunity for advancement within the brewing team, as well as opportunities for creative input and recipe development as we continue to expand our portfolio.

The Brewer position is primarily responsible for wort creation on the 20bbl Premier brewhouse and associated cellar equipment. The Brewer position works under the direction of the Brewmaster and is responsible for supporting Bay City Brewing Co in creating the highest quality craft beer, while following all company safety procedures, sanitization practices, and policies. Candidates must be at least 21 years of age to work for Bay City Brewing Co.

What You'll Do Here

  • Oversee day-to-day brewing operations of Wort production on 20 bbl steam heat brewhouse
  • Prepare and keep accurate records, both manually and digitally
  • Monitor fermentations, including gravity checks, temperatures, pH, etc.
  • May provide some cellar work and tank additions (dry hopping, fining, temperature changes)
  • Oversee and coordinate with cellar workers for tank prepping/yeast harvesting and pitching
  • Assist with cellar duties as needed and keep areas clean and organized
  • Aid with packaging/kegging/keg washing as needed
  • Perform basic maintenance and troubleshooting on brewery equipment
  • Maintain self-education on the craft beer industry and brewing techniques
  • Assist in identifying repairs and preventative maintenance of brewery equipment
  • Other duties and special projects as assigned

We Need A Person With

  • Brewing education is preferred or a degree in a related field
  • Minimum 2 years experience in a production brewery
  • Knowledge of raw materials, proper handling, and usage
  • Must be a team player
  • Passionate about beer
  • Mechanical aptitude a plus
  • Must be comfortable in a fast paced production environment, and willing to adapt as challenges arise
  • Willing to pitch in as needed to get things done
  • Familiar with Microsoft & Google Office (Gmail, Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Slides, Pages)
  • Working knowledge of all standard brewery equipment

     Additional Qualifications & Physical Requirements:

  • Candidates must be 21 years of age to work for Bay City Brewing Co.
  • Ability to stand, walk, reach, and stoop for an entire 8 hour shift if necessary
  • Ability to lift up to 55 lbs. and manipulate up to 150 lbs (full keg)
  • Evening, weekend, and holiday availability is required; including key weekends & holidays


Bay City Brewing Company provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, religion (all aspects of religious beliefs, observance or practices, including religious dress or grooming practices), color, national origin (including language use restrictions and possession of a driver’s license issued under Vehicle Code section 12801.9), ancestry, physical disability, mental disability, medical condition, marital status, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding or related medical conditions), gender (including gender identity and gender expression) genetic characteristic, sexual orientation, registered domestic partner status, age, military or veteran status, or any other basis protected by federal, state or local law or ordinance or regulation. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.

Job Type: Full Time

Compensation range based on the required duties is $22-25 per hour