Experienced Brewer & Cellarman @ Rivertown Brewery and Barrel House


At Rivertown our mission is to build a tenacious culture of driven, passionate people and brew the highest quality craft beer.  We believe in hard work and have a love for unique and inventive brewing.  The experienced brewer and cellarman position is one of the pillars of our production team, responsible for ensuring the quality, consistency,  and innovation of the liquid meets the exceptional standards of Rivertown. Are you up to the challenge?

We are looking for a tenacious, hard working and detail oriented individual with a positive attitude to join our Production Team at our Monroe facility featuring a 50bbl Fully Automated Brewhouse and Cellar.

Rivertown is a family-owned craft brewery and BBQ restaurant founded in 2009. Rivertown is known for the large variety of styles brewed, ranging from lagers to IPA's to imperial stouts to barrel aged beers and wildly fermented sours.

This position will be responsible for working with other members of our Brewing, Packaging and Quality Team to ensure the liquid is of the highest quality and consistency.

The ideal team team member will possess the following qualities:

Positive, "Make it Happen, No excuses" attitude

Excels in a Team Environment

Alert, agile and detail oriented

Contributes and maintains a cleanly environment

Outstanding, respectful, communication skills

Ability to take direction and work independently

Doesn't hesitate to help others

In-depth understanding of the brewing process from start thru packaging

Ability to lift at least 55 pounds

Comfortable working 8+ hours on feet

Reliable Transportation

Job Duties include, but are not limited to:

Ability to accurately follow direction and understands the brewing process

Producing high quality wort according to recipes including, but not limited to, consistently hitting target gravity, IBU, SRM, adhering to and upholding QC standards and volume

Preparing ingredients for brew day

Operating all aspects of the brew house with focus on detail

Operating all cellaring and separation duties

General cleaning and sanitization

Work closely with QA/QC in monitoring of batches and fermentation of individual tanks of beer, record batch performance and raw material quality & performance

Jumping in to assist the Packaging Team as needed

Assisting with General Maintenance and machinery upkeep

Any other duties as determined by the needs of production

Necessary Qualifications :

3+ years professional production brewing experience

High School Diploma

Clean driver's license & reliable transportation

Forklift training as well as industrial lifts

Valued Qualifications :

Graduation from an accredited School of Brewing

 4 year degree in Chemistry, Microbiology and/or Fermentation Science

Worked on a Brewing system at least 40 bbls or larger

Machinery/mechanical experience

Worked with Automation and has a good grasp of HMI interfaces as well as pneumatics

FSMA and GOP training

If you enjoy working in a dynamic, challenging and fun environment, being a team player and are tenacious, please send us your resume as this position is ready to be filled.

This Full-Time Brewer position will require 40+ hours weekly (overtime eligible) and interested individuals must be able and willing to work a variable shift schedule that is dependent upon the operational needs of the brewery which may require 12 hour days, 2nd shifts, weekends, and holidays. We are seeking individuals that have worked in production brewing previously, if the only experience listed is Homebrewing please do not apply as we will not consider the application.

Benefits are available to all our Full Time Team Members, including health, dental, vacation and retirement.


This job is open at the following locations:


MONROE, OH - HAMILTON LEBANON RD- 6550 Hamilton Lebanon Rd 6550 Hamilton Lebanon Rd- Monroe, OH, 45044
Monroe Barrel House- 6550 HAMILTON LEBANON RD - MONROE, OH, 45044


Cincinnati Market- - Cincinnati, Ohio, 45202