A brewery worker is involved in part of, or all of the beer making process. This includes getting the equipment and ingredients ready, as well as working in the bottling and labelling of the finished product.
You could be:
- unloading and storing raw ingredients in the correct way
- weighing, measuring and mixing ingredients
- operating machinery, often computerised, and dealing with any problems
- maintaining and testing the temperature and quality of the beer
- processing the beer after it has fermented, putting it into bottles, cans, kegs or casks
- labelling, packing and loading the beer ready for transport
- cleaning the work area and washing and sterilising kegs, casks and tanks
- keeping records of different stages of the brewing process.
The figures below are only a guide. Actual pay rates may vary depending on:
- where you work
- the size of the company or organisation you work for
- the demand for the job.
Starting pay is often based on the National Minimum Wage (NMW) or the National Living Wage (NLW).
As of 1 April 2022 the National Minimum Wage is £4.81 an hour for workers aged 16 to 17, £6.83 an hour for workers aged 18 to 20 and £9.18 an hour for workers aged 21 to 22. The National Living Wage is £9.50 for workers aged 23 and over.
With experience, rates can rise to around £11.50 an hour. Shift allowances and overtime pay may be available.
- You may have to work shifts and possibly overtime.
- Conditions may be hot, steamy, noisy and smelly.
- You would probably wear protective clothing, such as overalls, ear protectors and possibly a mask.
- You might have to work outdoors in all weathers in loading areas.
- The work is physical, involving bending, stretching and heavy lifting.
- LocationAnnapolis Royal, NS
- Salary$$14.00HOUR hourly for 35 to 40 hours per week
- Terms of employmentSeasonal employment
- Start dateStarts as soon as 2022-05-23
- vacancies1 vacancy
- Source Job Bank #2044415
No degree, certificate or diploma
- Specific Skills
- Assist process control and machine operators in performing their duties
- Weight Handling
- Up to 23 kg (50 lbs)
- Work Setting
- Work Site Environment
- Wet/damp; Cold/refrigerated
- Transportation/Travel Information
- Own transportation
Who can apply to this job?
Only apply to this job if:
- You are a Canadian citizen or a permanent resident of Canada.
- You have a valid Canadian work permit.
If you are not authorized to work in Canada, do not apply. The employer will not respond to your application.
How to apply