Overview

Job details

Salary

$34,562 – $77,525 a year

Job Type
Full-time
Number of hires for this role
1

Qualifications

    • Brewing: 2 years (Preferred)

Full Job Description

Buzzrock Brewing Company/ George Lopez Brewing Company is seeking a Brewery Operations Manager!

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For us, beer isn’t just our passion. It’s our life. We started brewing beer for a middle school science project back in the 70’s and the obsession hasn’t stopped. Our four vessel 20 BBL Brewhouse has been custom-designed for versatility in brewing any style of beer, from pilsners to stouts. It houses 17 fermenting vessels and 12 serving vessels. Our brewery is located inside The Brews Hall, Torrance’s only food hall and brewery.
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We are looking for a talented individual who is extremely passionate about beer and wants to partner with us to become one of the best in the industry. We are looking for a seasoned professional who has already proven his or her self and is looking for his/her next big adventure. The Brewery Operations Manager’s schedule will be mostly Monday-Friday, but occasional nights and weekends will be required.
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Compensation: competitive salary dependant on level of experience | fully paid medical and dental benefits | vision insurance available | 2 weeks paid vacation in the first year | sick pay | holiday pay | life insurance | employee assistance program | free parking | phone allowance | generous food discounts at The Brews Hall | positive and fun culture | 401K | employee referral program | restaurant and hotel discounts at other Zislis Group-serviced properties
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We are specifically looking for a candidate who’s been in a sales or logistics role at another brewery that is looking to grow in his or her career and be a part of a growing brand with a great culture. This is an opportunity for someone to participate in the creative process. We are looking for the ying to master brewers yang…for that unicorn who is both super creative and super organized. We are looking to expand our portfolio of brands and continue expanding our celebrity partnerships, so there is a lot of room for growth. This is not an entry level position – we are looking for someone with extensive experience in the logistics and business side of the brewing industry.
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Specific Duties:

  • Oversee beer production in conjunction with Head Brewer
  • Ordering and coordination of all packaging supplies (cans, sleeves, etc)
  • Analyzing vendors and supply costs across the board
  • Oversight of all financial aspects of brewing and packaging including accounts payable and accounts receivable
  • Understand the numbers of brewing – calculate costs to determine profitability
  • Liaise with distributors
  • Assist with business development
  • Manage events, promotions, competitions and marketing logistics
  • Inventory tracking and analysis
  • Oversee all aspects of communication between leadership, brewing, and production
  • Give brewery tours when needed

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Qualifications:

  • Minimum of 2+ years in a similar position
  • Experience with a beer start up brand
  • Beer distribution experience a must
  • Ability to work weekends and some nights when needed
  • Full knowledge of ABC and TTB rules and regulations
  • Passionate about the beer industry and making amazing beer
  • Highly organized and strategic thinker
  • Project management experience required
  • Knowledgeable of the latest beer trends and local beer market

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ABOUT HEAD BREWER JUSTINIAN CAIRE: Justinian Caire was born and raised in San Mateo, California and hails from a family of winemakers and brewers since 1925. After a decade at Stone Brewing Co., Caire came on board as opening Head Brewer for BUZZROCK and GEORGE LOPEZ BREWING COMPANY in 2019. His love of beer has inspired recipes for a unique line-up for all different types of beer drinkers. As a former surfer, Caire has expressed his love for conservation, and sustainability of the Earth, and keeps true to his passion of preserving the environment during his brewing process.
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ABOUT THE BREWS HALL TORRANCE: The Brews Hall Torrance is home to BUZZROCK Brewing Company, George Lopez Brewing Company and a one-of-a-kind food hall featuring four different food concepts: George Lopez’s Chingon Kitchen, Colin Cowherd’s Herd Burger, Chicken TWILI (The Way I like it) and Rock’N Fish Grill, a Manhattan Beach steak and fish house favorite. In addition to serving up our home-brewed beers, The Brews Hall Torrance also features a full bar.
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ABOUT BUZZROCK BREWING CO.: From our Herd Pilsner to Space Brain Hazy IPA, Buzzrock Brewing Co. serves up something for everyone’s tastes. Buzzrock pays homage to the Founder’s love for rock n’ roll music by partnering with artists to create unique branded brews.
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ABOUT GEORGE LOPEZ BREWING CO.: We’ve teamed up with George Lopez to create authentic Mexican-style beers that are truly “LOCO!” Lopez, along with our Brewmaster, Justinian Caire, have carefully developed recipes that will appeal to a wide range of palettes and are extremely flavorful. These outrageous brews will only be released when George says they are “Ta LOCO!”
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Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $34,562.00 – $77,525.00 per year

Benefits:

  • 401(k)
  • Dental insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Employee discount
  • Health insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Referral program
  • Vision insurance

Schedule:

  • Monday to Friday
  • Weekend availability

COVID-19 considerations:
We strictly adhere to all COVID-19 safety protocols as set forth by the Los Angeles County Health Department.

Experience:

  • Brewing: 2 years (Preferred)

Work Location: One location

Tagged as: BAR

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