Experienced Brewer

We are Mad Squirrel Brewery; a forward thinking, contemporary brewery based just outside London, at the foot of the Chiltern Hills and we are looking for a motivated, positive and dynamic brewer.

With your experience you should be able to confidently work the floor and lead the other brewers by example.

We want a professional that shares our vision of constant quality improvement, has the right work ethic to easily integrate in our working culture and make the company grow to the next level.



Job Type

Full Time.

    • Professional Brewing experience in wort production/cold side (2+ Years); packaging experience is not counted unless it contains the managing of packaging lines
    • Experience in brewery microbiology
    • Some leadership experience
    • Good team player and communicator
    • A positive and can-do work approach
    • Willingness to work flexible hours and occasional weekend work (working hours can fall anywhere between 0700am and 23:00pm depending on the brewing/packaging schedule)
    • Holding a brewing related degree
    • Physically fit
    • Duties & Responsibilities include but not limited to;
    • Work the floor and lead/mentor brewing apprentice and interns
    • Wort production on our three-vessel brewhouse
    • Brewery Maintenance
    • tock control
    • Fermentation control
    • Run our 720 u/h ABE canning line and ensure all legal and quality specifications are met
    • Ensure that all standards of health and safety are maintained and met
    • Ensure that all standards of quality and food safety are maintained and met
    • Yeast management (pitching harvest, tracking, microbiological control)
    • Report to head brewer
    • Representing the brewery in our tap and bottle shops
    • Advantageous but not necessarily required;
    • Experienced in sensory analysis
    • HACCP level 3 qualified
    • Fork truck licence
    • Experience in using Brewman (Premier system) or any other data management software
    • Experience in working to a quality system

Apply for this position

Applicants applying without a cover letter will not be considered.

We are a rapidly growing company and opportunities to progress your career, professional development and remuneration will be available to high achievers once in the role.

Competitive remuneration

Performance based bonus

Pension scheme

Opportunity for Progression

Modern craft brewery environment

General Enquiries

We are always happy to receive prospective CV’s and cover letters from aspiring beerheads too!

Please note: all applicants will receive an automatic response, but due to numbers of applicants we will only contact you further if we wish to progress your application.
Please send CV’s and cover letters to jobs@rsgl.co.uk

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Mad Squirrel, Unhinged Beers & Mad Squirrel Tap & Bottle Shops are trading names of The Red Squirrel Group Limited, registered in England and Wales under number 09649496.

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