Job Application - Ska Brewing Company

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Packaging Technician

Reports To
Packaging Lead

About Us
It takes characters to brew beer with character, and we at Ska Brewing Co. have been doing that since 1995. Our award-winning craft brewing roots are firmly planted in Durango, Colorado, where we work hard and play harder. Our community-minded organization does all it can to give back to the town we love.

About the Job
In this position, you will be responsible for keeping each of our distinct craft brews flowing into cans, bottles, and kegs while taking care of our world-famous barley pop. This is a fast-paced, repetitive, physically demanding position that will require availability during a variety of shifts and occasional extended hours. This is a non-exempt position.


o   Be a Safety Person

o   Operate all bottling, canning and kegging machines

o   CIP bright tanks/fermenters

o   Hand dip bottles into hot wax

o   Compliance with Quality Assurance Program

o   Loading/unloading of canning components on the filling line

o   Building, unloading, and moving pallets of kegs, cans and bottles of finished product

o   Routine cleaning and maintenance tasks

o   Compliance with SOP’s

o   Light fork-lift work

o   Wrap pallets

o   Assist with warehouse operations when necessary such as cleaning, organizing, etc.

Our Ideal Candidate
o Must be at least 21 years of age

o Possesses High School Diploma or equivalent
o Should have a strong focus on quality, safety, and efficiency
o Must be able to lift up to 35 pounds and maneuver 165 lb. kegs repeatedly
o Must be comfortable working on their feet, reaching over shoulders, twisting & turning for over eight hours at a time
o Works safely with chemicals of varying composition
o Has the ability to follow directions and multi-task; can shift gears quickly to new tasks
o Works independently as well as in a team environment
o Has strong mechanical ability with problem-solving/troubleshooting skills
o Is able to work all shifts, additional hours & weekends as necessary
o Has reliable transportation and is able to consistently arrive at work on time

Ska Brewing offers a competitive compensation and benefits package, rewarding work environment and growth for committed team members.

• Prior to your start date, we require successful completion, as determined in our sole discretion, of a pre-employment criminal background check.

All Applications Must Be Accompanied With Resume and Cover Letter

No Phone Calls, Please