Assistant Brewer

Job Description: 

Stillhouse Brewery is seeking a full-time, highly motivated and skilled brewer to join our team in Ellicottville, NY. We have a 15BBL, 3-vessel steam-jacketed brewhouse. We also have a 2000L still and a two-story restaurant. We will be brewing our first beer on the system in the next month or so. I am the head brewer and am looking for an experienced brewer to work with me to get this show on the road. 


The ideal candidate will possess the following skills:

• Minimum one year working as a COMMERCIAL brewer at a production facility OR one year education at an accredited school

• Commitment to making only high quality beers

• A trained and experienced nose for off flavors, good flavors, and a history of recipe formulation 

• Attention to detail and documentation

• A thorough knowledge of mechanical systems (gas, water, electrical, plumbing, etc.)

• A thorough knowledge of chemistry and biology as it applies to brewing 


• Work with head brewer to perfect recipes and processes 

• Operate and maintain a 15bbl brewhouse

• Operate and clean/sanitize packaging and kegging equipment

• Clean and sanitize the brewhouse and cellar

• Basic maintenance and repairs

• Quality Control

• Any other thing that might arise that needs your skill and attention 

Benefits: Competitive Salary (based on experience) 

We prefer to hire someone who can start right away, before we open our taproom and restaurant. Any person who joins us must feel comfortable working as a team. We believe that it's all about the beer and having fun making it. A good sense of humor, although not required, would be welcome. We want happy, safe, and creative workers who don't mind spending the long hours to make sure we always make excellent beer. This is an incredible opportunity to get in on the ground level of an exciting new brewery. If interested, please send resume to:

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Job Location: 
Ellicottville, NY
United States