Packaging Team Lead

Jacks Abby Brewing LLC

Description/Expectations: The Packaging Lead is expected to drive the successful operation of the canning line, keg racking equipment, and other general packaging team duties as required. The ideal candidate will possess the ability to lead all packaging line operations with teams of 1-5 packaging team members, perform light administrative duties, work in a high pace environment under pressure,  follow detailed instructions and standard operating procedures, problem solve, move up to 75 lbs, work on your feet for 8+ hours, safely handle chemical and sanitation products, operate powered industrial vehicles, perform general maintenance, and other miscellaneous duties.


Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Lead the packaging team to successfully complete daily production goals
  • Daily production and Clean in place (C.I.P.) operations of Master Can-Tronic Filler which include the filling, cleaning, and packaging of 12 oz and 16 oz cans in various formats
  • Operate multiple auxiliary pieces of equipment including depalletizer, ringer, cartoner, dater, tray former, palletizer, keg filler as well as others.
  • Remain professional under a high stress environment
  • Light administrative duties
  • Inspect product and package quality with great attention to detail
  • Ability to problem solve and troubleshoot basic mechanical and electrical problems 
  • Safely use and handle chemical and sanitation products
  • Comply with existing SOPs and make suggestions and revisions as needed
  • Work independently with minimal supervision
  • Maintain accurate recordkeeping if necessary to ensure proper production counts
  • Work safely and use personal protective equipment
  • Other miscellaneous duties as needed or assigned


Job Requirements:

  • 1 year of brewery packaging experience or equivalent required
  • Mechanical experience preferred
  • Machine operating or manufacturing experience preferred
  • High School diploma or equivalent. College degree preferred
  • Ability to perform repetitive tasks with a positive attitude
  • Standing for long periods of time
  • Good written and verbal communication skills
  • Available to work long and/or flexible hours
  • Forklift certification and/or experience is a plus
  • Work well under pressure and at a fast pace
  • Work independently and within a team with minimal supervision
  • Must be dependable and have reliable transportation

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