Prism Kombucha is currently seeking a Production Manager to join our passionate team. The Production Manager reports to the General Manager and acts as the brewmaster & lead packager. They are responsible for the production of a healthy, delicious and high quality kombucha.
Duties and responsibilities:
Manage and execute all aspects of production operations, from planning to brewing to packaging;
Inspect, clean and operate brewing and packaging equipment including kettle, pumps, hoses, fermenters, chillers, filters, canning line and more;
Manage ingredient and material sourcing and inventory;
Plan and manage production schedule to meet production goals;
Maintain accurate and detailed production records;
Measure, document and adjust fermentation procedures to ensure all products meet our strict quality standards;
Develop new flavours and beverages;
Perform thorough cleaning, sanitation and housekeeping duties with adherence to operating procedures set forth in training;
Perform basic maintenance tasks on equipment;
Key competencies and qualifications:
Minimum 1 year experience in a food or beverage production environment;
Strong understanding of the science of fermentation and brewing. Ideal candidate will have some brewing or fermentation experience;
Some post-secondary education or experience in science related field is an asset;
Strong organizational skills and attention to detail;
Innovative: eager to learn, grow and drive change and creativity;
Bilingual (english/french) is an asset;
Above all else, we are looking for an energetic, self-motivated and a passionate employee;
Class 5 drivers license (vehicle not required);
The selected applicant will be required to complete the following certifications during working hours, if not already completed:
Food handler certificate;
Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System (WHMIS) certification;
Prism Kombucha will also provide additional training on operating procedures, forms & policies. All training will be completed during working hours.
This is a full-time permanent position with a 1 month probation period. Remuneration to be negotiated with the selected candidate. Expected salary range of $15-$22/hour, depending on experience.
To apply, please send CV and brief cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org before noon on November 4th, 2022.