Packaging Assistant

B. Nektar is currently seeking a hard working, self-motivated person, with a positive attitude 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.
The main focus areas of this position are:
  • Kegging Days
    • Setup for kegging. Sanitize parts/tools.
    • Label and fill kegs. Secure them for storage.
    • Record work done.
    • Clean up and put away.
  • Bottling / Canning Days
    • Setup station for the days work.
    • packing bottles/cans into boxes/trays
    • reloading supplies into the machines
    • watch for quality points and take action if necessary to prevent inferior product from going out to customers
    • stack cases onto pallets using optimized patterns
    • clean-up and put away
  • Other Misc. Duties as needed when there’s no packaging going on. Examples:
    • cleaning of facility and/or equipment
    • basic preventative maintenance of machines
    • preparing oak barrels for use in production
    • inventory counting
    • organizing inventory
    • hand-labeling/capsuling small batch bottles
Commercial beer, cider, mead or winemaking work experience is NOT REQUIRED. This is an entry-level job and we WILL TRAIN.

Applicants must meet the following requirements:

  • Able to maintain clean and sanitary working environment
  • Able to focus on directions given and to learn quickly
  • Able to work a long day of repetitive physical labor
  • Capable of operating equipment such as pallet jacks, and moving very heavy (2000+ lbs) pallets
  • Must be able to lift 4/6 packs of cans or bottles and place them into boxes/trays for long periods of time
  • Punctual, organized, tidy
  • Basic math skills

 

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.