Packager - Dry Dock Brewing (2801 Tower Rd. Aurora)

compensation: hourly wage, full time with benefits, 401(k), holidays and vacation
employment type: full-time


Dry Dock Brewing Company, located in Aurora, CO, is seeking a full time Packager. Dry Dock is a growing company which operates two separate breweries, a 7 BBL tasting room (South Dock) and a 40 BBL production facility (North Dock). Additionally, there is a second tasting room (Canoe Room) at North Dock. Dry Dock's sister company is The Brew Hut, a homebrew supply shop, that is located adjacent to the South Dock tasting room. Dry Dock is a regional brewery and produced over 20,000 BBL in 2018.

Job Summary:
The Packager will report to the Packaging Manager and assist with packing beer in cans, kegs, and bottles. This is a mentally and physically intensive position that requires exceptional motivation and excellent professionalism in the face of a demanding and fast-paced production environment. They will be safety-minded, efficient, quality-focused, have a great work ethic, a positive attitude and be part of the team.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
 All tasks associated with the canning process, including and not limited to: catching of cans, proper stacking of cases on pallets, folding boxes, quality control of fill levels and proper seams, staging pallets, wrapping pallets and proper clean in place procedures.
 All tasks associated in the bottling process, including and not limited to: catching of bottles, labeling bottles, proper stacking and wrapping of cases, quality control of fill levels, and proper clean in place procedures.
 All tasks associated in the kegging process, including and not limited to: scrubbing keg shell exteriors, competent use of the keg washer and filler machine, repeated maneuvering and palletizing of full kegs weighing in excess of 150 pounds, and proper clean in place procedures.
 General warehouse cleaning, organizing and inventory.
 Other duties as assigned.

Preferred Experience and Skills:
 Ability to multitask and manage time while being detail oriented.
 Excellent troubleshooting skills.
 Strong mechanical background.
 Love of craft beer and knowledge of the industry.
 Experience in forklift operation including training others.
 Ability to work both independently and within a team environment as a leader and problem solver.
 Ability to work at a fast pace, in high pressure situations, while maintaining professionalism and composure.
 Flexible schedule and adaptive to change.
 Ability to learn quickly and apply new procedures and skills.
 Strong organizational skills.
 Is generally happy and can have fun, even on high stress and demanding days.
 Need to be self-motivated.
 Ability to multitask and manage time while being detail oriented.
 Reliable transportation.

Physical Demands
 Standing for long periods of time.
 Frequent walking, bending, twisting, kneeling, climbing, stooping, crawling and crouching.
 Must be able to correctly lift up to 50 lbs to shoulder height and push or pull up to 160 lbs.
 Use of ladders.
 Use hands, fingers to wrist and maintain fine digit manipulation and must be able to fully extend arms.
 Must be able to maintain adequate vision (with or without corrected lenses). Adequate peripheral vision is also necessary for safety purposes as are depth, distance, and ability to focus.
 In performance of job duties, employee is routinely required to communicate effectively with coworkers.
 Physical ability to handle pallets of inventory that weigh up to 2,100 lb. using a pallet jack.
 Must be able to work in hot, cold, wet, loud, and unpredictable environment.
 Must be able to work around steam, electricity, harsh chemicals, and solvents.
 Ability to perform repetitive tasks in a production-line setting.
 This position may come into direct contact with hazardous materials such as chemicals, noise and equipment. Hazardous materials include CO2 as well as loud noises as part of the brewing process.

Salary and Benefits:
Dry Dock offers a competitive salary, health care, dental, vision, short-term and long-term disability, 401k, life insurance and paid vacation.

Equal Opportunity:
Dry Dock Brewing Co. is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, gender, religion, age, disability, political beliefs, sexual orientation, or marital/familial status.

Please send resume and salary requirements to the email listed with title "Packager" in subject line. We are looking to fill this position as soon as possible.
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