BREWER & WHISKY DISTILLER

Sunny Recruitment

We have an exciting opportunity for an experienced brewer who understands to join a progressive and dynamic distillery team in West Wales

  • Join a fast growing 'West Wales' distillery team.
  • Demonstrable brewing experience required
  • Unique opportunity in a stunning location
We have an exciting opportunity for an experienced brewer who understands our Welsh environment to join a progressive and dynamic distillery team. The role will primarily encompass the development of our pioneering Welsh Whisky project.

About the role of BREWER & WHISKY DISTILLER…
Management of grain including milling, testing and assessing grain.
You may also be from a craft brewing distillery and have a solid knowledge of fermentation
You will be joining in a newly created role as the Distiller therefore you will be adaptable to change, be innovative and willing to get stuck in with the team therefore role will evolve.
You will have an aptitude for new technology and a desire to look to the future.

About you the new BREWER & WHISKY DISTILLER
As the Distiller you will ideally have relevant IBD qualifications however your experience, your passion for distilling and your ability to look at established processes through a non-industry standard lens will also be crucial attributes for you to demonstrate as the Distiller.
You will have demonstrable brewing experience and specifically, experience of mashing, fermentation, yeast management, testing and records
Taking responsibility for and organising a mashing, fermenting and distilling schedule, using your brewing experience
You will have a few years, 'hands on' demonstrable distillery experience and specifically, experience of distilling whisky or alternately Craft beer in Wales!
Development and experimentation using new grain varietals and malting methods in a progressive way (the quality of the mash and resulting wash is paramount to a great whisky)
  
What’s in it for you?
Competitive salary Circa 35k (negotiable for the right person so lets talk!)
Monday to Friday working hours - You must be flexible to work more hours during busy times along with occasional weekends when it gets ‘crazy’ busy!
Work for a friendly, vibrant forward-thinking, innovative and VERY ‘passionate about what they are creating’ team
**You must have the right to work and reside in the UK**

Apply now claire@dartrecruitment.co.uk or lets have a chat 01267610900

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