Packaging Manager

Job Description: 

Packaging Manager


Bench Brewing Company is opening a brewery with a focus on wild and farmhouse ales in Beamsville, Ontario. Located in the Niagara fruit belt, we are looking to create expressive beers with a sense of place and terroir.


Essential functions


  • Manage daily packaging operations across a Wild Goose canning line (WC250), Prospero bottling line (GAI-881) and Premier semi-automatic 3 head keg washer.
  • Utilize a 5S method to maintain a clean, well-organized and safe workplace in a brewery producing both saccharomyces-only and wild/mixed fermentations
  • Assist department heads to continually drive improvement of packaged product quality
  • Create, maintain, audit and ensure compliance of SOP’s and Checklists
  • Train packaging line staff and develop training programs, with a focus on retention and skill development
  • Performance of preventative and restorative maintenance on brewery equipment
  • Manage day-to-day inventory of packaging materials
  • Oversee work schedule for packaging department




  • +3 years of packaging experience in a 10,000HL/year or larger brewery
  • Relevant tertiary education or brewing-specific professional development


Preferred skills


  • Demonstrated problem solver/analytical thinker
  • Resourceful with a can-do, get-it-done attitude
  • Sound knowledge of brewing science
  • Strong team building and communication skills
  • Ability to use sound judgment under pressure
  • Pride in work and passion for quality


Compensation commensurate with experience and skills. Email resume and cover letter to


How to Apply
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Job Location: 
Beamsville, ON