Now Hiring – Wanna Be Riff Raff?

Riff Raff recently celebrated our 5 year anniversary and have had to make some real grown-up decisions over the last few months.  After throwing an Anniversary Party in the Park co-hosted with all our non-profit pals and partying the day away, we got back to the grind stone and working on our next epic project.  We have embarked on the laborious and exciting journey of opening a second location in Pagosa – Riff Raff on the Rio – situated right on the banks of the San Juan River! We are installing a 15bbl brew house in the 2nd location and are looking for an assistant brewer to fill the needs between the 2nd location and the 3.5bbl brew house at Riff Raff Proper.  

Duties / Responsibilities

  • Filling kegs for wholesale and in-house sales.
  • CIP & SIP Brite Tanks
  • Maintaining fermentation logs
  • Wash and sanitize kegs
  • Filling cans via crowler machine for wholesale and in-house sales
  • Draft line cleaning
  • Upkeep of cellar cleanliness
  • Assist brewers with brew day operations
  • Whatever this guy is doing

Qualifications / Experience

  • 1-2 years experience in a brewing environment or formal training
  • Knowledge of brewing processes, equipment, cellaring, sanitation, and packaging
  • Knowledge of beer styles and sensory
  • Strong work ethic and flexibility as brewery expands
  • Ability to work as a team member as well as independently
  • Maintain OSHA requirements and standard operational procedures
  • Ability to lift 55+ lbs repeatedly
  • Organizational skills and proper time management
  • Maintain positive attitude
  • Be able to be on feet for 8+ hours a day

Preferred but not Required

  • 21+ years of age
  • Experience in serving and beer serving industries