Mead Maker / Packaging / Cellar (full time)

B. Nektar is currently seeking a hard working, self-motivated person, with a positive attitude and a love for mead, cider, and all other craft beverages to join our team. If you enjoy fast paced, technical working environments with a focus on quality and efficiency, you might be a perfect fit.
Packaging and Cellar operations is the main focus of this position, which includes lots of cleaning, sanitizing, kegging, bottling and quality control procedures. B. Nektar offers a challenging, yet fun place to work for people with a strong work-ethic who also love craft beverages.
Candidates must be efficiency and safety-minded and be willing to follow protocols in the production areas. Applicants must posses the following traits / skills:
  • Brewing or winemaking education and/or work experience
  • Be a team player while taking the initiative when needed.
  • Mechanical inclination is a must in this technical environment.
  • Have an understanding of, and be able to maintain, sanitary working conditions.
  • Ability to focus on directions given and to learn quickly.
  • Possess a willingness to take on new responsibilities based on abilities / needs.
  • Capable of operating equipment such as pallet jacks.
  • Must be able to lift heavy objects repeatedly.
  • Punctual, organized, tidy

    Bonus Points:

  •  Certification on forklifts or commercial vehicles.
  •  Education in chemistry or biology.
  •  Experience in the operation of manufacturing machinery / troubleshooting

 

In addition to competitive pay, B. Nektar offers an excellent benefits package:

  • paid holidays
  • vacation time
  • sick days
  • bereavement leave
  • maternity/paternity leave
  • medical / dental insurance
  • credit towards beverages in the taproom.

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  • New 32oz Howlers available in the Taproom and on our webshop!!
$5.00
Just right for the holidays!!
Liquid not included.🙂
  • This Friday at 5 p.m. in our taproom:
Early releases of Core Crusher (bone-dry cider)💀, Punk Lemonade (raspberry lemonade cider), and A Street Called Wanda (blueberry mead)*
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Core Crusher & Punk Lemonade will hit everywhere B. Nektar is sold 1/1/19. ——————————————-
*A Street Called Wanda is a Taproom ONLY release as it is a very small batch. ———————————————
Bottles of mead & cider make a great gift, wouldn’t you say? Stop by and take some home for the mead and cider fan in your life.
#holidays #theneedformead #hardcider #craftcider #xmas #happynewyear
  • ÄPPÖL-Apple Beer collab with our pals from @sahtipaja
On tap tonight and crowlers available. 
ABV 6.4%
Amarillo hops and fresh apple juice.
  • We’re upping the pünx with our new Punk Lemonade: a raspberry lemonade style hard cider! Bottles go on sale 12/14/18 in our taproom at 5 pm. Everywhere B. Nektar is sold on 1/1/19! Gabba hey! #upthepunx #spraypaintthewalls #gimmegimmehardcider #p0nx #cider #michigan
  • Available 12/14/18 in our taproom!
1/1/19 everywhere else! 
Core Crusher: bone-dry cider.
#cider #craftcider #bonedry #michigancider
  • Gin barrel-aged Scurvy Shyster Bastard is in stock! 12% ABV, 500 ml bottles. $15.99 each. As your attorney, I advise you to stop by and grab a couple. 🦖
  • "The Storm is Coming"
BELIEVE-an apple mead hitting shelves mid-November.
#believe #AmericanGods
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Bottle release event at B. Nektar Taproom 11/10 @ 2p.m.
  • Join us in the taproom for the bottle release for American Gods. Saturday, 11/10 at 2 p.m. Apple mead fit for the Believers. 
500ml bottles
$5.99
No limits
  • Have a safe & spooOoOoky Halloween, friends! If you’re thirsty after passing out treats, come grab a mead, cider or beer. 
#halloween #craftbeer #craftmead #craftcider #ferndalemi #spooky
  • HallowMead begins! Here we have Sherlock Holmes, Jesse Custer, and a dinosaur. Join us for candy, special drinks (plus Devil’s Juice and Carolina Reaper) and general spooky stuff! #hallowmead #halloween #cider #mead #beer #ferndale
  • HallowMead is TOMORROW! Costume contest, haunted Karaoke, Ruckus Taco, candy, spooky stuff and more! 2pm-2am. 
We’ll also have Caramel Apple Cider and Pumpkin Pie Spiced cider on tap!
#halloween #cider #ferndale #metrodetroithalloween #spooky #scary #horror
  • Brewing some malty, apple-y beer with our friends from @sahtipaja (all the way from Sweden)! Hope you got a chance to sample their meads and beers this past summer at FerndalePalooza. Cheers!
#craftbeer #beer #internationalcraftbeer #sweden #usa #ferndalemichigan