Employment


Packaging Manager
 

Job Responsibilities (including, but not limited to):

  • Work collaboratively with the Director of Brewing Operations and the Director of       Quality to ensure that high quality standards are met in all packaging operations
  • Maintain a safe, clean, and organized work environment and follow safe work practices
  • Responsible for all aspects of packaging operations from managing and training the     packaging personnel, running the packaging equipment, to troubleshooting and performing maintenance on all packaging related equipment
  • Perform all simple routine maintenance tasks on all packaging related equipment, and work collaboratively with the Brewery Engineer on non-routine repairs and annual services, etc.
  • Develop, maintain, and adhere to Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) for all packaging operations (e.g. ensure minimal oxygen pick-up during packaging runs, properly clean and sanitize packaging equipment, perform routine cleaning tasks of packaging equipment and work areas, etc.)

 

Minimum Qualifications: 

  •  2+ years of professional work experience in packaging operations
  • Technical knowledge of, and experience working on high-speed packaging equipment
  • Strong mechanical aptitude; formal training/degree/background in a technical discipline (e.g. mechanical engineering) highly preferred
  • Excellent communication, leadership, time management, and organizational skills
  • Experience in a managerial/leadership role highly preferred
  • A positive attitude and willingness to help co-workers when needed
  • Ability to multi-task while working safely and efficiently
  • Meticulous about sanitization, and has an appreciation for keeping things clean
  • Great attention to detail
     

Maine Beer Company is dedicated to producing the best beer possible.  We are looking for a self-motivated and hands-on Packaging Manager to join our production team and be responsible for all aspects of packaging operations.  First and foremost, the candidate must have a positive attitude and work well with others as a member of a small company.  Position is full time and based in Freeport, Maine.  Salary is dependent on experience.  Excellent benefits package including 3 weeks paid vacation.  Please submit a cover letter and resume to Cole Corbin: cole@mainebeercompany.com

 

*Maine Beer Company is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer.  We do not discriminate in any employer/employee relation based on race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, age, marital status, disability, veteran's status or any other basis protected by applicable discrimination laws.