Newstead Are Hiring A Brewer

Newstead Are Hiring A Brewer

Job posted October 16, 2020

This posting is more than 6 months old

Newstead are one of Brisbane's largest independent breweries and operating out of sites in the suburbs of Newstead and Milton.

If you're keen to join the brewery, they're hiring a brewer.

Job Description: Experienced Brewer

Newstead Brewing Co is Brisbane’s largest Independent brewery with operations in Newstead and Milton. We are a 100% family owned, award-winning brewery and a proud Brisbane company focussed on innovation, science, and creativity who plays a very active role in the Brisbane community in Arts, Sport and Education. 

The Position

A position exists for an experienced brewer to join our Brewing team working primarily at our Milton brewery. This position will involve working across all aspects of our brewing operations including:

  • Wort production on a 4 vessel 5,000L DME Brewhouse
  • Cellaring tasks (dry hopping, centrifugation, beer sampling and analysis, cleaning tanks)
  • Sensory Analysis
  • Operation of our CODI canning line
  • Cleaning and maintaining a hygienic brewery

Our Equipment

Newstead Brewing has a state-of-the-art production facility. Our equipment includes:

  • 4 vessel 50HL DME Brewhouse
  • Semi-automated brewhouse allowing creative input into the brewing process
  • Alfa Laval centrifuge
  • Yeast propagation tanks
  • Comprehensive laboratory
  • Bulk malt elevation system
  • 100% stainless steel piped cellar
  • Self-contained CIP system for automated cleaning
  • CODI canning line with Fibre King automated case packer
  • 2 head COMAC keg cleaner and filler

Candidate Requirements

  • Minimum of two years brewing experience preferably in a brewhouse with 50HL capacity or higher
  • Must have brewing qualifications or be currently studying 
  • Flexibility with working hours between 6:00 AM – 7:00 PM Monday to Friday
  • Good communication skills and ability to operate in a small team
  • Strong work ethic and the right attitude to get the job completed
  • The right to work in Australia
  • Current forklift licence

Desirable Qualifications

  • Current Drivers Licence
  • Current RSA Statement of Attainment

To find out more about Newstead Brewing Co check us out at, on Facebook and Instagram.

Applicants can send their application to Luke Monks - Head Brewer at:

Applications close October 30, 2020.


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