A New Brewpub In Melbourne's South East Is Looking For A Head Brewer

A New Brewpub In Melbourne's South East Is Looking For A Head Brewer

Braeside Brewing Co is a new brewpub opening in Melbourne's southeast, featuring a 500-litre brewhouse, 12 taps and a fully-operational kitchen. 

If you want to lead all things beer for the new brewery, they're seeking a head brewer.

Job Description: Head Brewer

Seeking a versatile, experienced brewer interested in taking ownership of the brewing side of a new startup. This brewpub based in Melbourne’s South East is a new state of the art 5Hl brew-house to support an in house bar and kitchen. The bar has up to 12 taps providing the successful candidate an opportunity to be creative with recipe designs. 

Job Description:

  • Work independently on hot and cold side of production from ingredient reception through packaging.
  • Record keeping: Brewing data, fermentation, QA/QC, lab, packaging, inventory (front and back of house).
  • Opportunity to represent company and interact with customers in tap room and at festivals.
  • Operate and maintain a 5Hl brew-house and associated tanks.
  • Inventory and ingredient management 
  • Recipe development 


  • One to two years commercial brewing experience required.
  • Brewing degree not required but considered favorably.
  • Lab/micro or chemistry experience/understanding valued.
  • Understanding of ATO procedures and processing.
  • Experience in cellaring and brewing production valued.
  • Strong technical understanding of brewing process and sanitation.
  • Experience with tools valued.
  • Experience with sanitation and cleaning systems valued.

Skills and Traits:

  • Passion, Integrity, Honesty, Dependability, Attention to detail.
  • Team-oriented and results driven with a commitment to quality.
  • Must be able to fulfill physical requirements of running a brew-house for full shifts – safely lift, climb stairs, clean, kneel, use ladder at heights, etc.
  • Personal curiosity in improving systems.
  • Desire to have a positive impact on customers.
  • Interest for the brewing industry and community.
  • Building the company Brand.

The successful candidate will NOT ONLY be given licence to shape product development, but also supported in pursuing their long-term career aspirations.

If you are interested in applying for this role, please send us your CV's to: info@braesidebrewingco.com.au.

Applications close July 5, 2019.

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