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BREWERY & WAREHOUSE ASSOCIATE

The Kombucha Shop is an e-commerce-based home-brew supply company that was founded on the simple idea that health and wellness should be accessible to all. Located in Madison, WI, we package and ship kombucha brewing kits and supplies to our customers all over North America. Over the past five years, our passion for providing only the best local and organic products at a fair price has helped us grow into the largest kombucha home-brewing company out there today.

We live online, we’re young, and we love that every day we get to turn ordinary folks into kombucha-brewing rockstars.

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Job Description

The Kombucha Shop is on the lookout for an enthusiastic, motivated, and hardworking Brewery & Warehouse Associate to join our team at our Madison, WI headquarters. This is a full time position, with pay starting at $12.50/hour and opportunity for advancement. The position includes paid sick leave, paid holidays, and a monthly wellness reimbursement.

The mission of this position is to brew and harvest kombucha cultures and pack and ship kombucha kits and supplies to keep up with the demands of future home-brewers, all while maintaining a clean, organized, efficient, and positive working environment.

The position requires both creative problem-solving and the flawless execution of repetitive tasks. This job is unique, with time being shared between the kombucha brewery and the fulfillment warehouse (same location). An average day will include everything from fulfilling orders, packing products on the line, receiving inventory, brewing kombucha, harvesting kombucha cultures, cleaning, and washing equipment.

Job Responsibilities & Working Conditions

  • Package products to the highest degree of quality
  • Perform daily tasks in accordance with standard operating procedures
  • Receive deliveries and upload products
  • Operate pallet jack
  • Use box cutters
  • Clean and maintain all equipment and inventory
  • Promptly report all maintenance or damage information to management
  • Maintain a tidy work environment
  • Stand and walk for extended periods of time, up to 8 hours per day
  • Lift and carry up to 50 pounds 
  • Work in a hot, cold, and occasionally loud environment

Who We're Looking For

You are motivated, hardworking, and an all-around team player. You take great satisfaction in your work, placing value on a full and productive day, or on a job well done. You are a creative and confident problem solver, but aren’t afraid to ask questions when the situation requires it.

You are organized, learn quickly from mistakes, and pay great attention to detail. You have a positive attitude, and are excited at the prospect of becoming a part of a rapidly-growing company and joining our team of young and big-hearted hustlers.

Desired Qualifications

  • At least 18 years of age

  • Previous experience in food production, manufacturing, pick and pack, or brewery

  • Experience brewing kombucha at home or in a commercial setting

  • Detail-oriented and organized with an ability to work independently

  • Able to understand and follow both written and oral instructions

  • Team-oriented, and able to maintain positive relationships with fellow crew members

  • Exhibits patience at all times

This job posting is intended to describe the general requirements for the performance of this job. It is not a complete statement of duties, responsibilities or requirements.

How To Apply

Submit your resume to alana@thekombuchashop.com with an introductory email that includes an overview of your experience, and why you would be a good fit for this position. All applications are due by September 12th, 2018. Applications will be reviewed in the order they are received, and inquiries will be responded to within one week.

We look forward to hearing from you!