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Quality Control Lab Tech

Funky Buddha Brewery, located in Oakland Park, Florida, is seeking a FT Quality Control Lab Tech to join its growing team. Established in 2010 at its Boca Raton brewpub, Funky Buddha is known for pushing the boundaries of traditional brewing methods with culinary-inspired recipes utilizing all-natural, food-centric ingredients. Some of its best-known beers include flagships Hop Gun IPA and Floridian Hefeweizen, Maple Bacon Coffee Porter, No Crusts Peanut Butter and Jelly Brown Ale, and Last Snow Coffee Porter. This fast growing company is one of Florida’s largest breweries and is positioned for rapid expansion over the next few years.

“Where the Best Beers Are – Top 20 Brewpubs/Breweries for good beer” – USA Today
“24 American Microbreweries Every Beer Lover Should Know” – Business Insider
“10 Best Breweries to Visit in the South” – First We Feast

JOB DESCRIPTION

Funky Buddha Brewery is looking for a Quality Control Lab Technician to be responsible for inspecting, testing, sorting, sampling or weighing raw materials or processed products for deviations from specifications. This includes using precision measuring instruments and complex test equipment; generating, compiling, organizing and evaluating quality assurance data so that all functions in the brewery are monitored. Maintain the laboratory in a fully functioning and professional manner and act as a scientific resource to rest of brewery staff.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Conduct aseptic and environmental sampling throughout the brewery

  • Prepare microbiological media, sterile plating and microscopic analysis of microbial growth

  • Perform chemical and microbial analysis of water, wort, yeast, beer, and brewery environment

  • Collaborate with other staff to ensure gauge precision proper calibration of brewing, cellaring, and laboratory equipment

  • Help to develop, organize, implement and continuously optimize sensory panel tastings

  • Use various techniques for measurements of analytical data including, beer bitterness and color

  • Data entry including brew, fermentation, cellar, QA/QC, and software (Ekos Brewmaster, Chillatron)

REQUIREMENTS

  • Experience in a laboratory setting

  • Excellent skills in communicating with a variety of audiences, both verbally and in writing

  • Proficient with Microsoft Office Suite

  • Familiar with the entire brewing process, from grain to glass

  • Familiar with general laboratory instruments and techniques (e.g. pH meter, spectrophotometer, microscope, cellometer, serial dilutions, pipetting, aseptic technique, lab centrifuge, etc.)

  • Familiar with manufacturing, laboratory, and documentation practices

  • Ability to work safely with hazardous chemicals

  • Ability to work safely in a wet, noisy, and non-temperature controlled environment

  • Ability to work safely in confined spaces and around complex machinery

  • Ability to stoop, squat, kneel, and crawl for purposes of collecting samples, gathering data, and cleaning

  • Ability to work independently on multiple projects at one time, maintaining attention to detail with each project

  • Ability to meet production, quality and safety standards

  • Must be 21 years of age

Funky Buddha Brewery is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Funky Buddha offers subsidized health insurance for full-time employees along with vision and dental benefits, paid time off, and other benefits. If you think you have what it takes to join this exciting and growing company, please apply here. Calls, letters, faxes, carrier pigeon, or personal visits will not be accepted.

Account Sales Manager - Atlanta

Constellation Brands, Inc (NYSE: STZ) is seeking a full-time Atlanta Account Sales Manager to join its growing team in the Southeast. This position reports through Constellation’s newly established Craft & Specialty Beer Division, which produces and markets South Florida’s own Funky Buddha Brewery as well as nationally renowned Ballast Point Brewing. Established in 2010 at its Boca Raton brewpub, Funky Buddha is known for pushing the boundaries of traditional brewing methods with culinary-inspired recipes utilizing all-natural, food-centric ingredients. Some of its best-selling beers include flagships Hop Gun IPA and Floridian Hefeweizen, Maple Bacon Coffee Porter, No Crusts Peanut Butter and Jelly Brown Ale, and Last Snow Coffee Porter. Constellation’s Craft & Specialty Beer Division is positioned for rapid growth in the Southeast over the next few years.

“Where the Best Beers Are – Top 20 Brewpubs/Breweries for good beer” – USA Today

“24 American Microbreweries Every Beer Lover Should Know” – Business Insider

“10 Best Breweries to Visit in the South” – First We Feast

Responsibilities:

As the Atlanta Account Sales Manager, the candidate will directly be responsible for all aspects of the sales territory including seeking and closing new accounts, retaining and growing current business, marketing to accounts, training and education, and working with our distributor to execute and manage our positions in the market. Territory is defined as Metro Atlanta. Job duties include:

  • Achieving sales and marketing goals set on a monthly basis
  • Acquiring new distribution for Funky Buddha product in retail accounts
  • Organizing, promoting and executing promotional events at accounts and in the market including beer dinners, tap takeovers, festivals, tasting events, and samplings
  • Increasing rate of sale through brand visibility, staff trainings, and education
  • Maintaining weekly reports and detailed, digital notes using internal CRM software
  • Manage relationships at key accounts while identifying and targeting growth accounts
  • Managing and developing distributor relationships, including executing work withs, communicating and driving sales performance initiatives, and execution of business plan
  • Working with Sales Manager to manage inventory in market, maintaining minimum days on hand, healthy turn rate, and depleting all seasonal and limited brands according to plan

Job Requirements:

The ideal candidate should possess a passion for our beer, strong sales skills, excellent customer service skills, and the ability to grow and maintain relationships. Being a highly self-motivated individual with a strong sense of personal responsibility is crucial to this role.

Additional requirements include:

  • 21 years of age
  • A minimum of one year of experience in a sales forward role
  • Must live inside the primary sales territory or be willing to relocate
  • A people person who excels at forging meaningful relationships with others
  • Good communication skills and ability to work as part of a team
  • Strong organizational habits, a self-motivated work ethic, and good critical thinking/problem solving skills
  • Ability to work nights and weekends and travel regionally for the company
  • Computer literate with an understanding of Microsoft Office and Excel
  • A strong passion for American craft beers as well as a knowledge of the brewing process, beer styles, beer presentation, and rudimentary beer dispense
  • Knowledge of beer distribution and the three-tier system
  • A good palate, especially for beer
  • Personal vehicle with clean driving record and personal liability insurance (we offer an automotive allowance)
  • Apple iPhone (we offer a phone allowance)
  • Natural leadership, integrity, loyalty, and exceptional personal character

Constellation Brands, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Compensation will be very competitive with industry standards and include a comprehensive benefit package including subsidized health insurance, vision and dental plan, paid vacation, and paid holidays. Please apply here and attach a current resume and cover letter. Calls or personal visits will not be accepted.

Florida Events and Street Team Manager

Funky Buddha Brewery, located in Oakland Park, Florida, is seeking a full-time Florida Events Manager to join its growing team. Established in 2010 at its Boca Raton brewpub, Funky Buddha is known for pushing the boundaries of traditional brewing methods with culinary-inspired recipes utilizing all-natural, food-centric ingredients. Some of its best-known beers include flagships Hop Gun IPA and Floridian Hefeweizen, Maple Bacon Coffee Porter, No Crusts Peanut Butter and Jelly Brown Ale, and Last Snow Coffee Porter. This fast growing company is one of Florida’s largest breweries and is positioned for rapid expansion over the next few years.

“Where the Best Beers Are – Top 20 Brewpubs/Breweries for good beer” – USA Today

“24 American Microbreweries Every Beer Lover Should Know” – Business Insider

“10 Best Breweries to Visit in the South” – First We Feast

Job Description

As the Events Manager for Funky Buddha Brewery, you will directly be responsible for all aspects of off-site events including brand representation, upholding brand standards, scheduling, equipment, maintenance, customer interaction; as well as hiring, training, and overseeing brand ambassadors throughout the state of Florida. Job duties include: Manage Funky Buddha’s “street team” of brand ambassadors, participating in activations, tastings, educational sessions, training, festivals, consumer samplings, and more. Solicit, hire, train, schedule, and manage street team personnel across the state. Develop, execute, and hold staff accountable to Standard Operating Procedures for festivals, activations, tastings, and other types of promotional events.

Responsibilities include:

  • Organize and execute events within the geography according to budget and marketing goals
  • Organize, manage, and execute off-premises samplings at key retailers
  • Conduct on-premises promotions at bars and restaurants as directed by sales and marketing team
  • Identify, organize, manage, and execute product activations at sporting, public, art and music events
  • Work with charitable organizations on events and use excellent reporting practices and good judgement to determine use of company resources
  • Solicit to major event organizers and gain access to key events
  • Meet monthly and quarterly quotas for events and event hours, including events personally executed
  • Create social media content and capture/archive photography and video during events
  • Purchase and maintain event equipment including pouring devices, cups, giveaway swag, and beer inventories
  • Study for and earn Cicerone certification
  • Log hours on a weekly basis and maintain proper work ratio of admin time to event time (40% admin, 60% events)
  • Having a complete understanding of Florida liquor law and acting in compliance with it.
  • Having draft equipment knowledge including ability to troubleshoot jockey boxes and simple draft systems
Territory

Primary: Florida, including all major territories and distributorships. JOB IS BASED OUT OF THE BREWERY IN OAKLAND PARK, FL.

Requirements
  • Must be 21 years old
  • Personal vehicle carrying Personal Injury Protection and Uninsured Motorist coverage and proof thereof
  • Clean driving history free of DUI and related offenses
  • Personal smart phone with internet capabilities
  • Must be friendly with an outgoing personality, unafraid to approach strangers and talk to them about beer
  • Possess a basic knowledge of craft beer and a desire to learn more
  • Able to be trained in using draft tools and equipment
  • Open availability on nights and weekends and ability to travel within the area
  • A good palate, especially for beer
  • Able to occasionally lift up to 50 lbs
  • Able to work standing for several hours at a time

Integrity, loyalty and a good sense of humor are all factors in who we hire. We are a rapidly expanding company with growth potential within. Funky Buddha Brewery is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

If you think you have what it takes to join this exciting and growing company, please apply here. Calls, letters, faxes, carrier pigeon, or personal visits will not be accepted.

Lead Cellar Operator

Funky Buddha Brewery, located in Oakland Park, Florida, is seeking a full-time cellar operator to join its growing team

Established in 2010 at our Boca Raton brewpub, Funky Buddha is known for combining traditional brewing methods with culinary-inspired recipes utilizing all natural, food-centric ingredients. Some of its most well-known beers include flagships Hop Gun IPA and Floridian Hefeweizen, Maple Bacon Coffee Porter, No Crusts Peanut Butter and Jelly Brown Ale, and Last Snow Coffee Porter.

Funky Buddha’s production brewery - opened in June 2013 - features a 30bbl, four vessel brewhouse and is currently annualizing over 35,000 bbls in sales, with projections to grow to over 45,000 bbls by the end of 2016. Production includes draught and bottled beer distributed throughout the state of Florida. This fast growing company is the first production brewery in the greater Fort Lauderdale area and the largest brewery in South Florida, and is positioned for rapid expansion over the next few years.

“Where the Best Beers Are – Top 20 Brewpubs/Breweries for good beer” – USA Today
“24 American Microbreweries Every Beer Lover Should Know” – Business Insider
“10 Best Breweries to Visit in the South” – First We Feast

A cellar operator is responsible for all aspects of processes related to fermentation, conditioning, treatment, clarification, carbonation, and any other processes required to achieve a final product ready for packaging. This employee must be a hard working, responsible, and self-motivated individual with a passion for craft beer and a desire to continue learning and growing within the industry. The candidate should also be a sociable person who is comfortable occasionally representing the brewery in public. Natural leadership, integrity, loyalty, and a good sense of humor are all factors in who we hire.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Assistance with yeast handling and management
  • Cellaring duties including fermentation management
  • Operation of centrifuge for beer clarification
  • CIP (clean-in-place) of brewing and fermentation tanks, and other equipment
  • Logging of all brewing related notes from brew day through fermentation, finishing, and packaging
  • Following SOP (standard operating procedure) in each phase of brewing, fermentation, and packaging
  • Maintaining sanitary practices in all aspects of beer processing
  • Executing preventative maintenance on all brewhouse and cellar equipment
  • Careful execution of treatment plans for specialty beers
  • Preparation, filling, transfer of beer from liquor and wine barrels
  • Assistance with lab testing and other Quality Assurance activities
  • Updates job knowledge by participating in staff training opportunities

SPECIFIC JOB KNOWLEDGE, SKILL AND ABILITY

  • One years experience in a commercial production brewery or high-volume brew pub
  • A strong passion for brewing and a desire to advance personal growth in the brewing industry
  • Strong organizational habits, a self-motivated work ethic, and good critical thinking/problem solving skills
  • An advance understanding of all aspects of brewing including cellaring, yeast handling, CIP, and sanitization
  • Flexibility in terms of hours and a willingness to work night shifts, weekends, and overtime
  • Computer literate with an understanding of Microsoft Office/spreadsheet programs
  • Excellent skills in communicating with a variety of audiences, both verbally and in writing
  • Ability to work safely with hazardous chemicals
  • Ability to work safely in a wet, noisy, and non-temperature controlled environment
  • Ability to work safely in confined spaces and around complex machinery
  • Ability to stoop, squat, kneel, and crawl for purposes of collecting samples, gathering data, and cleaning
  • Ability to work independently on multiple projects at one time, maintaining attention to detail with each project
  • Ability to meet production, quality and safety standards

EDUCATION

  • Four year college degree in natural sciences (e.g., microbiology, biochemistry, food science, etc.) preferred.

EXPERIENCE

  • Minimum of two years' experience in a commercial production brewery or high-volume brewpub preferred.
  • An understanding of quality assurance (QA) methods and techniques, laboratory operations, and basic knowledge of chemistry and biology preferred
  • Prior packaging, bottling, and racking experience preferred.
  • Mechanical experience and aptitude preferred.
  • Forklift operation or certification preferred.

LICENSES OR CERTIFICATES

  • No special licenses or certificates required.

Funky Buddha Brewery is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Compensation will be based on experience. Funky Buddha offers subsidized health insurance for full-time employees along with vision and dental benefits, paid vacation, and other benefits.

If you think you have what it takes to join this exciting and growing company, please apply by email below. Calls, letters, faxes, carrier pigeon, or personal visits will not be accepted.

Miami Account Manager

Funky Buddha Brewery located in Oakland Park, Florida, is seeking a full-time Miami Accounts Manager to join its growing team. Established in 2010 at our Boca Raton brewpub, Funky Buddha is known for combining traditional brewing methods with culinary-inspired recipes utilizing all natural, food-centric ingredients. Some of its most well-known beers include flagships Hop Gun IPA and Floridian Hefeweizen, Maple Bacon Coffee Porter, No Crusts Peanut Butter and Jelly Brown Ale, and Last Snow Coffee Porter. Funky Buddha distributes draft and bottled beer across the state of Florida. This fast growing company is the largest brewery in South Florida with over 120 employees currently.

“Where the Best Beers Are – Top 20 Brewpubs/Breweries for good beer” – USA Today

“24 American Microbreweries Every Beer Lover Should Know” – Business Insider

“10 Best Breweries to Visit in the South” – First We Feast

Responsibilities:

As a Miami Account Manager for Funky Buddha Brewery, the candidate will directly be responsible for all aspects of the sales territory including seeking and closing new accounts, retaining and growing current business, marketing to accounts, training and education, and working with our distributor to execute and manage our positions in the market. Territory is defined as Miami-Dade county as well as parts of Monroe county and southern Broward county. Job duties include:

  • Achieving sales and marketing goals set on a monthly basis
  • Acquiring new distribution for Funky Buddha product in retail accounts
  • Organizing, promoting and executing promotional events at accounts and in the market including beer dinners, tap takeovers, festivals, tasting events, and samplings
  • Increasing rate of sale through brand visibility, staff trainings, and education
  • Maintaining weekly reports and detailed, digital notes using internal CRM software
  • Manage relationships at key accounts while identifying and targeting growth accounts
  • Managing and developing distributor relationships, including executing work withs, communicating and driving sales performance initiatives, and execution of business plan
  • Working with Sales Manager to manage inventory in market, maintaining minimum days on hand, healthy turn rate, and depleting all seasonal and limited brands according to plan

Job Requirements:

The ideal candidate should possess a passion for our beer, strong sales skills, excellent customer service skills, and the ability to grow and maintain relationships. Being a highly self-motivated individual with a strong sense of personal responsibility is crucial to this role.

Additional requirements include:

  • 21 years of age
  • A minimum of one year of experience in a sales forward role
  • Must be bilingual (spanish speaking)
  • Must live inside the primary sales territory or be willing to relocate
  • A people person who excels at forging meaningful relationships with others
  • Good communication skills and ability to work as part of a team
  • Strong organizational habits, a self-motivated work ethic, and good critical thinking/problem solving skills
  • Ability to work nights and weekends and travel regionally for the company
  • Computer literate with an understanding of Microsoft Office and Excel
  • A strong passion for American craft beers as well as a knowledge of the brewing process, beer styles, beer presentation, and rudimentary beer dispense
  • Knowledge of beer distribution and the three-tier system
  • A good palate, especially for beer
  • Personal vehicle with clean driving record and personal liability insurance (we offer an automotive allowance)
  • Apple iPhone (we offer a phone allowance)
  • Natural leadership, integrity, loyalty, and exceptional personal character

Funky Buddha Brewery is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Competitive compensation will be based on education and experience. Funky Buddha offers subsidized health insurance for employees along with vision and dental benefits, paid vacation, and paid holidays.

If you think you have what it takes to join this exciting and growing company, please apply here. Calls, letters, faxes, carrier pigeon, or personal visits will not be accepted.

Account Manager - Central Florida

Constellation Brands, Inc (NYSE: STZ) is seeking a full-time Orlando Account Sales Manager to join its growing team in the Southeast. This position reports through Constellation’s newly established Craft & Specialty Beer Division, which produces and markets South Florida’s own Funky Buddha Brewery as well as nationally renowned Ballast Point Brewing. Established in 2010 at its Boca Raton brewpub, Funky Buddha is known for pushing the boundaries of traditional brewing methods with culinary-inspired recipes utilizing all-natural, food-centric ingredients. Some of its best-selling beers include flagships Hop Gun IPA and Floridian Hefeweizen, Maple Bacon Coffee Porter, No Crusts Peanut Butter and Jelly Brown Ale, and Last Snow Coffee Porter. Constellation’s Craft & Specialty Beer Division is positioned for rapid growth in the Southeast over the next few years.

“Where the Best Beers Are – Top 20 Brewpubs/Breweries for good beer” – USA Today

“24 American Microbreweries Every Beer Lover Should Know” – Business Insider

“10 Best Breweries to Visit in the South” – First We Feast

Responsibilities:

As the Orlando Account Sales Manager, the candidate will directly be responsible for all aspects of the sales territory including seeking and closing new accounts, retaining and growing current business, marketing to accounts, training and education, and working with our distributor to execute and manage our positions in the market. Territory is defined as Orlando and outlying areas including but not limited to Lakeland, The Villages, and Flagler and Volusia counties. Job duties include:

  • Achieving sales and marketing goals set on a monthly basis

  • Acquiring new distribution for Funky Buddha product in retail accounts

  • Organizing, promoting and executing promotional events at accounts and in the market including beer dinners, tap takeovers, festivals, tasting events, and samplings

  • Increasing rate of sale through brand visibility, staff trainings, and education

  • Maintaining weekly reports and detailed, digital notes using internal CRM software

  • Manage relationships at key accounts while identifying and targeting growth accounts

  • Managing and developing distributor relationships, including executing work withs, communicating and driving sales performance initiatives, and execution of business plan

  • Working with Regional Sales Manager to manage inventory in market, maintaining minimum days on hand, healthy turn rate, and depleting all seasonal and limited brands according to plan

Job Requirements:

The ideal candidate should possess a passion for our beer, strong sales skills, excellent customer service skills, and the ability to grow and maintain relationships. Being a highly self-motivated individual with a strong sense of personal responsibility is crucial to this role.

Additional requirements include:

  • 21 years of age

  • A minimum of one year of experience in a sales forward role

  • Must live inside the primary sales territory or be willing to relocate.

  • A people person who excels at forging meaningful relationships with others

  • Good communication skills and ability to work as part of a team

  • Strong organizational habits, a self-motivated work ethic, and good critical thinking/problem solving skills

  • Ability to work nights and weekends and travel regionally for the company

  • Computer literate with an understanding of Microsoft Office and Excel

  • A strong passion for American craft beers as well as a knowledge of the brewing process, beer styles, beer presentation, and rudimentary beer dispense

  • Knowledge of beer distribution and the three-tier system

  • A good palate, especially for beer

  • Personal vehicle with clean driving record and personal liability insurance (we offer an automotive allowance)

  • Apple iPhone (we offer a phone allowance)

  • Natural leadership, integrity, loyalty, and exceptional personal character

Constellation Brands, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Compensation will be very competitive with industry standards and include a comprehensive benefit package including subsidized health insurance, vision and dental plan, paid vacation, and paid holidays. Please apply here and attach a current resume and cover letter. Calls or personal visits will not be accepted.

Cashier

Funky Buddha Brewery, located in Oakland Park, Florida, is seeking a part-time cashier to join its growing team. Established in 2010 at its Boca Raton brewpub, Funky Buddha is known for pushing the boundaries of traditional brewing methods with culinary-inspired recipes utilizing all-natural, food-centric ingredients. Some of its best-known beers include flagships Hop Gun IPA and Floridian Hefeweizen, Maple Bacon Coffee Porter, No Crusts Peanut Butter and Jelly Brown Ale, and Last Snow Coffee Porter.

Funky Buddha’s production brewery - opened in June 2013 - features a 30bbl, four vessel brewhouse and is currently annualizing over 35,000 bbls in sales, with projections to grow to over 45,000 bbls by the end of 2016. Production includes draught and bottled beer distributed throughout the state of Florida. This fast growing company is the first production brewery in the greater Fort Lauderdale area and the largest brewery in South Florida, and is positioned for rapid expansion over the next few years.

“Where the Best Beers Are – Top 20 Brewpubs/Breweries for good beer” – USA Today
“25 Breweries to Know” – Draft Magazine
“10 Best Breweries to Visit in the South” – First We Feast

JOB DESCRIPTION

The cashier's role is to ensure that each and every customer is served in a friendly, professional, and timely manner. This includes greeting customers as they approach the food counter, processing customer orders through the POS system, and notifying the kitchen staff of any special requests. This person will process customer transactions, resolve customer issues, and maintain his/her work area.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Greet all customers in a friendly and welcoming manner.
  • Record customer orders into the POS System, ensuring each and every request is fully and accurately entered.
  • Inform kitchen staff, through the POS System or verbal communication, of customer special requests/adjustments.
  • Identify customer issues/complaints and take necessary steps to correct them.
  • Perform returns and special transactions through the POS System.
  • Keep the "register station" stocked with all necessary items.
  • Clean and organize the "The Line" when necessary.
  • Notify management of all customer and POS System issues.
  • Consistently maintain a balanced cash drawer.
  • Perform other related duties as requested. Assist with expediting and food running.
  • Complete daily tasks from side work sheets

REQUIREMENTS

  • Minimum Age: 18 years
  • Prior restaurant experience
  • Able to Use Touch-Sensitive POS System
  • Able to lift up to 30lbs

Funky Buddha Brewery is an Equal Opportunity Employer. 

If you think you have what it takes to join this exciting and growing company, please apply here. Calls, letters, faxes, carrier pigeon, or personal visits will not be accepted.

Barback

Funky Buddha Brewery, located in Oakland Park, Florida, is seeking a part-time Barback to join its growing team. Established in 2010 at its Boca Raton brewpub, Funky Buddha is known for pushing the boundaries of traditional brewing methods with culinary-inspired recipes utilizing all-natural, food-centric ingredients. Some of its best-known beers include flagships Hop Gun IPA and Floridian Hefeweizen, Maple Bacon Coffee Porter, No Crusts Peanut Butter and Jelly Brown Ale, and Last Snow Coffee Porter.

Funky Buddha’s production brewery - opened in June 2013 - features a 30bbl, four vessel brewhouse and is currently annualizing over 35,000 bbls in sales, with projections to grow to over 45,000 bbls by the end of 2016. Production includes draught and bottled beer distributed throughout the state of Florida. This fast growing company is the first production brewery in the greater Fort Lauderdale area and the largest brewery in South Florida, and is positioned for rapid expansion over the next few years.

“Where the Best Beers Are – Top 20 Brewpubs/Breweries for good beer” – USA Today
“24 American Microbreweries Every Beer Lover Should Know” – Business Insider
“10 Best Breweries to Visit in the South” – First We Feast

JOB DESCRIPTION

As a Barback with Funky Buddha Brewery, the candidate will work in the bar, cooler and keg areas of our tap room. Barbacks are the pulse of the operation and are not taken for granted. Successful candidates will be a vital part of our busy tap room and contribute to high levels of customer satisfaction. Responsibilities include:

  • Stocking ice for all the wells
  • Bringing out clean glassware
  • Stocking cases of beer in the merchandise cooler
  • Stocking keg cooler stocked with enough inventory to get through the night
  • Changing out kegs
  • Cleaning keg lines
  • Cleaning growlers and keeping up with inventory
  • Emptying trash cans
  • Collecting dirty glasses
  • Wiping down the bar counter

JOB REQUIREMENTS

  • Excellent customer service skills
  • Good communication skills and ability to work as part of a team
  • Completes all established set-up, event and breakdown duties in a timely manner
  • Knows and adheres to health and sanitation guidelines and follows all safety policies
  • Able to work nights and weekends
  • Ability to lift 50 pounds

Integrity, loyalty and a good sense of humor are all factors in who we hire. We are a rapidly expanding company with growth potential within.

Funky Buddha Brewery is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

If you think you have what it takes to join this exciting and growing company, please apply here. Calls, letters, faxes, carrier pigeon, or personal visits will not be accepted.

Street Team Squad Member (Miami)

Funky Buddha Brewery, located in Oakland Park, Florida, is seeking a part-time on-call Street Team Squad Member to join its growing team in the Miami area. Established in 2010 at its Boca Raton brewpub, Funky Buddha is known for pushing the boundaries of traditional brewing methods with culinary-inspired recipes utilizing all-natural, food-centric ingredients. Some of its best-known beers include flagships Hop Gun IPA and Floridian Hefeweizen, Maple Bacon Coffee Porter, No Crusts Peanut Butter and Jelly Brown Ale, and Last Snow Coffee Porter. This fast growing company is one of Florida’s largest breweries and is positioned for rapid expansion over the next few years.

Funky Buddha’s production brewery - opened in June 2013 - features a 30bbl,four-vessell brewhouse and is currently annualizing over 35,000 bbls in sales, with projections to grow to over 45,000 bbls by the end of 2016. Production includes draught and bottled beer distributed throughout the state of Florida. This fast growing company is the first production brewery in the greater Fort Lauderdale area and the largest brewery in South Florida, and is positioned for rapid expansion over the next few years.

“Where the Best Beers Are – Top 20 Brewpubs/Breweries for good beer” – USA Today
“24 American Microbreweries Every Beer Lover Should Know” – Business Insider
“10 Best Breweries to Visit in the South” – First We Feast

JOB DESCRIPTION

Funky Buddha Brewery is South Florida’s largest craft brewery, and part of how we get the word out about what we do is through our Street Team! This Street Team is made up of dependable, part-time on-call employees who have a strong passion for craft beer and a belief in our brand. Street Teamers are tasked with helping to set-up, execute and break down beer samplings, activations, and festivals. The ideal candidate will possess an outgoing, charismatic personality with a deep desire to share the love that is craft beer. Knowledge of craft beer styles, history, and brewing techniques are a plus - but a yearning to continue learning about brewing and the beer business is required.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Work with our events manager to create compelling interactions with our customers
  • Speak intelligently on our brands and educate consumers on the brewery
  • Conduct brand activations at festivals, events, retail accounts, and more
  • Care for and set up promotional equipment such as pop up tents, draft boxes, banners, signage, and flags

JOB REQUIREMENTS

  • Must be 21+
  • Must be friendly with an outgoing personality, unafraid to approach strangers and talk to them about beer!
  • Possess a basic knowledge of craft beer and a desire to learn more
  • Able to be trained in using draft tools and equipment
  • Open availability on nights and weekends and ability to travel within the area
  • A good palate, especially for beer
  • Personal vehicle with good driving record and personal liability insurance
  • Able to occasionally lift up to 50 lbs
  • Able to work standing for several hours at a time

Integrity, loyalty and a good sense of humor are all factors in who we hire. We are a rapidly expanding company with growth potential within.

Funky Buddha Brewery is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

If you think you have what it takes to join this exciting and growing company, please apply here. Calls, letters, faxes, carrier pigeon, or personal visits will not be accepted.

 

Sous Chef

Funky Buddha Brewery, located in Oakland Park, Florida, is seeking full-time Sous Chef to join its growing team. Established in 2010 at its Boca Raton brewpub, Funky Buddha is known for pushing the boundaries of traditional brewing methods with culinary-inspired recipes utilizing all-natural, food-centric ingredients. Some of its best-known beers include flagships Hop Gun IPA and Floridian Hefeweizen, Maple Bacon Coffee Porter, No Crusts Peanut Butter and Jelly Brown Ale, and Last Snow Coffee Porter.

Funky Buddha’s production brewery - opened in June 2013 - features a 30bbl, four vessel brewhouse and is currently annualizing over 35,000 bbls in sales, with projections to grow to over 45,000 bbls by the end of 2016. Production includes draught and bottled beer distributed throughout the state of Florida. This fast growing company is the first production brewery in the greater Fort Lauderdale area and the largest brewery in South Florida, and is positioned for rapid expansion over the next few years.

“Where the Best Beers Are – Top 20 Brewpubs/Breweries for good beer” – USA Today
“24 American Microbreweries Every Beer Lover Should Know” – Business Insider
“10 Best Breweries to Visit in the South” – First We Feast

JOB DESCRIPTION

Funky Buddha Brewery is looking for a professional Sous Chef to be the second in command for our food operations, following our Executive Chef's specifications and guidelines. The successful candidate will employ his/her culinary and managerial skills in order to play a critical role in maintaining and enhancing our customers' satisfaction.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Help in the preparation and design of all food and menus
  • Produce high quality plates, both design and taste-wise
  • Ensure that the kitchen operates in a timely way that meets our quality standards
  • Fill in for the Executive Chef in planning and directing food preparation when necessary
  • Resourcefully solve any issues that arise and seize control of any problematic situation
  • Manage and train kitchen staff, establish working schedule and assess staff’s performance
  • Maintain a clean and organized kitchen and storage area
  • Maintain equipment by establishing a cleaning schedule
  • Order supplies to stock inventory appropriately
  • Comply with and enforce sanitation regulations and safety standards
  • Maintain a positive and professional approach with coworkers and customers

JOB REQUIREMENTS

  • 4 years of experience as a Sous Chef
  • Excellent understanding of various cooking methods, ingredients, equipment, and procedures.
  • Accuracy and speed in handling emergency situations and providing solutions
  • Excellent record of kitchen and staff management
  • Familiar with industry’s best practices
  • Working knowledge of various computer software programs (MS Office, Google Docs, POS)

Funky Buddha Brewery is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Funky Buddha offers subsidized health insurance for full-time employees along with vision and dental benefits, paid vacation, and other benefits.

If you think you have what it takes to join this exciting and growing company, please apply here. Calls, letters, faxes, carrier pigeon, or personal visits will not be accepted.

Maintenance Custodian

Funky Buddha Brewery, located in Oakland Park, Florida, is seeking a full-time Maintenance Custodian to join its growing team. Established in 2010 at its Boca Raton brewpub, Funky Buddha is known for pushing the boundaries of traditional brewing methods with culinary-inspired recipes utilizing all-natural, food-centric ingredients. Some of its best-known beers include flagships Hop Gun IPA and Floridian Hefeweizen, Maple Bacon Coffee Porter, No Crusts Peanut Butter and Jelly Brown Ale, and Last Snow Coffee Porter.

Funky Buddha’s production brewery - opened in June 2013 - features a 30bbl, four vessel brewhouse and is currently annualizing over 35,000 bbls in sales, with projections to grow to over 45,000 bbls by the end of 2016. Production includes draught and bottled beer distributed throughout the state of Florida. This fast growing company is the first production brewery in the greater Fort Lauderdale area and the largest brewery in South Florida, and is positioned for rapid expansion over the next few years.

“Where the Best Beers Are – Top 20 Brewpubs/Breweries for good beer” – USA Today
“24 American Microbreweries Every Beer Lover Should Know” – Business Insider
“10 Best Breweries to Visit in the South” – First We Feast

JOB DESCRIPTION

As a Custodian with Funky Buddha Brewery, the candidate will work in all areas of our operation, helping to maintain its cleanliness and upkeep. Successful candidates will be a vital part of our brewery and contribute to high levels of customer satisfaction. Responsibilities include:

  • Sweep and mop floors
  • Clean building by emptying trash and cleaning surfaces
  • Clean and disinfect all areas
  • Use appropriate quantity of cleaning solution to remove stains and clean surfaces
  • Clean windows, glass partitions, mirrors
  • Dust and clean furniture, walls, machines, and equipment
  • Wax and buff floors
  • Clean and sanitize restrooms
  • Clean and polish furniture and fixtures
  • Mix water and detergents or acids in containers to prepare cleaning solutions, according to specifications
  • Follow procedures for the use of chemical cleaners and power equipment, in order to prevent damage to floors and fixtures

JOB REQUIREMENTS

  • Good communication skills and ability to work as part of a team
  • Completes all established duties in a timely manner
  • Knows and adheres to health and sanitation guidelines and follows all safety policies
  • Able to work days, nights and/or weekends
  • Ability to lift 50 pounds

Integrity, loyalty and a good sense of humor are all factors in who we hire. We are a rapidly expanding company with growth potential within.

Funky Buddha Brewery is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

If you think you have what it takes to join this exciting and growing company, please apply here. Calls, letters, faxes, carrier pigeon, or personal visits will not be accepted.

Cellar Operator

Funky Buddha Brewery, located in Oakland Park, Florida, is seeking a a full-time cellar operator to join its growing team

Established in 2010 at our Boca Raton brewpub, Funky Buddha is known for combining traditional brewing methods with culinary-inspired recipes utilizing all natural, food-centric ingredients. Some of its most well-known beers include flagships Hop Gun IPA and Floridian Hefeweizen, Maple Bacon Coffee Porter, No Crusts Peanut Butter and Jelly Brown Ale, and Last Snow Coffee Porter.

Funky Buddha’s production brewery - opened in June 2013 - features a 30bbl, four vessel brewhouse and is currently annualizing over 35,000 bbls in sales, with projections to grow to over 45,000 bbls by the end of 2016. Production includes draught and bottled beer distributed throughout the state of Florida. This fast growing company is the first production brewery in the greater Fort Lauderdale area and the largest brewery in South Florida, and is positioned for rapid expansion over the next few years.

“Where the Best Beers Are – Top 20 Brewpubs/Breweries for good beer” – USA Today
“24 American Microbreweries Every Beer Lover Should Know” – Business Insider
“10 Best Breweries to Visit in the South” – First We Feast

A cellar operator is responsible for all aspects of processes related to fermentation, conditioning, treatment, clarification, carbonation, and any other processes required to achieve a final product ready for packaging. This employee must be a hard working, responsible, and self-motivated individual with a passion for craft beer and a desire to continue learning and growing within the industry. The candidate should also be a sociable person who is comfortable occasionally representing the brewery in public. Natural leadership, integrity, loyalty, and a good sense of humor are all factors in who we hire.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Assistance with yeast handling and management
  • Cellaring duties including fermentation management
  • Operation of centrifuge for beer clarification
  • CIP (clean-in-place) of brewing and fermentation tanks, and other equipment
  • Logging of all brewing related notes from brew day through fermentation, finishing, and packaging
  • Following SOP (standard operating procedure) in each phase of brewing, fermentation, and packaging
  • Maintaining clean brewing practices in the brewhouse and cellar
  • Executing preventative maintenance on all brewhouse and cellar equipment
  • Careful execution of treatment plans for specialty beers
  • Preparation, filling, transfer of beer from liquor and wine barrels
  • Assistance with lab testing and other Quality Assurance activities

REQUIREMENTS

  • One years experience in a commercial production brewery or high-volume brew pub
  • A strong passion for brewing and a desire to advance personal growth in the brewing industry
  • Strong organizational habits, a self-motivated work ethic, and good critical thinking/problem solving skills
  • Some understanding of all aspects of brewing including cellaring, yeast handling, CIP, and sanitization
  • Flexibility in terms of hours and a willingness to work night shifts, weekends, and overtime
  • Computer literate with an understanding of Microsoft Office/spreadsheet programs
  • Ability to multi-task
  • Ability to work as part of a team

EXPERIENCE IN ANY OF THE FOLLOWING IS PREFERABLE

  • An understanding of quality assurance (QA) methods and techniques, laboratory operations, and basic knowledge of chemistry and biology
  • Prior packaging, bottling, and racking experience
  • Mechanical experience and aptitude
  • Forklift operation or certification

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • Ability to frequently sit, stand, walk, stoop, kneel, crouch, crawl 
  • Heavy physical work including climbing stairs, climbing into tanks, pulling hoses, etc. 
  • Willing to work in wet, hot and cold conditions 
  • Willing to work in consistently loud environments 
  • Ability to work safely with potentially hazardous chemicals 
  • Ability to frequently lift and/or move up to 50 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 lbs. 

Funky Buddha Brewery is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Compensation will be based on experience. Funky Buddha offers subsidized health insurance for full-time employees along with vision and dental benefits, paid vacation, and other paid benefits..

If you think you have what it takes to join this exciting and growing company, please apply by email below. Calls, letters, faxes, carrier pigeon, or personal visits will not be accepted.

Cook

Funky Buddha Brewery, located in Oakland Park, Florida, is seeking full-time cooks (AM/PM shifts) to join its growing team. Established in 2010 at its Boca Raton brewpub, Funky Buddha is known for pushing the boundaries of traditional brewing methods with culinary-inspired recipes utilizing all-natural, food-centric ingredients. Some of its best-known beers include flagships Hop Gun IPA and Floridian Hefeweizen, Maple Bacon Coffee Porter, No Crusts Peanut Butter and Jelly Brown Ale, and Last Snow Coffee Porter.

Funky Buddha’s production brewery - opened in June 2013 - features a 30bbl, four vessel brewhouse and is currently annualizing over 35,000 bbls in sales, with projections to grow to over 45,000 bbls by the end of 2016. Production includes draught and bottled beer distributed throughout the state of Florida. This fast growing company is the first production brewery in the greater Fort Lauderdale area and the largest brewery in South Florida, and is positioned for rapid expansion over the next few years.

“Where the Best Beers Are – Top 20 Brewpubs/Breweries for good beer” – USA Today
“24 American Microbreweries Every Beer Lover Should Know” – Business Insider
“10 Best Breweries to Visit in the South” – First We Feast

JOB DESCRIPTION

Funky Buddha Brewery is seeking full time and part time professional line cooks to prepare food to exact specifications and to set up stations for menu. Successful candidates will be a vital part to our busy kitchen and contribute to high levels of customer satisfaction. Responsibilities include:

  • Set up and stock stations with all necessary supplies.
  • Prepare food for service (e.g. chopping vegetables, butchering meat, preparing sauces).
  • Cook to order menu items in cooperation with the rest of the kitchen staff.
  • Answer, report, and follow supervisor’s instructions.
  • Clean up station and take care any unwrapped product.
  • Stock, date, and label inventory appropriately.
  • Ensure that food comes out simultaneously, in high quality, and timely.
  • Comply with nutrition and sanitation regulations and safety standards.
  • Maintain a positive and professional approach with coworkers and customers.

JOB REQUIREMENTS

  • Proven cooking experience.
  • Excellent understanding of various cooking methods, ingredients, equipment, and procedures.
  • Accuracy and speed in executing assigned tasks.
  • Works well with others.
  • Understands teamwork.

Integrity, loyalty and a good sense of humor are all factors in who we hire. We are a rapidly expanding company with growth potential within.

Funky Buddha Brewery is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

If you think you have what it takes to join this exciting and growing company, please apply here. Calls, letters, faxes, carrier pigeon, or personal visits will not be accepted.

Busser

Funky Buddha Brewery, located in Oakland Park, Florida, is seeking a part-time busser to join its growing team. Established in 2010 at its Boca Raton brewpub, Funky Buddha is known for pushing the boundaries of traditional brewing methods with culinary-inspired recipes utilizing all-natural, food-centric ingredients. Some of its best-known beers include flagships Hop Gun IPA and Floridian Hefeweizen, Maple Bacon Coffee Porter, No Crusts Peanut Butter and Jelly Brown Ale, and Last Snow Coffee Porter.

Funky Buddha’s production brewery - opened in June 2013 - features a 30bbl, four vessel brewhouse and is currently annualizing over 35,000 bbls in sales, with projections to grow to over 45,000 bbls by the end of 2016. Production includes draught and bottled beer distributed throughout the state of Florida. This fast growing company is the first production brewery in the greater Fort Lauderdale area and the largest brewery in South Florida, and is positioned for rapid expansion over the next few years.

“Where the Best Beers Are – Top 20 Brewpubs/Breweries for good beer” – USA Today
“24 American Microbreweries Every Beer Lover Should Know” – Business Insider
“10 Best Breweries to Visit in the South” – First We Feast

JOB DESCRIPTION

As a Busser with Funky Buddha Brewery, the candidate will work in the customer area of our tap room. Successful candidates will be a vital part of our busy tap room and contribute to high levels of customer satisfaction. Responsibilities include:

  • Cleaning Tables - Busser will spend most of their shift cleaning tables. This involves waiting for those at the table to finish eating, then clearing all of the dirty plates, glasses and silverware. The busser then wipes down and sanitizes the table, as well as sweeps the floor and chairs to clean up any food spills. The busser must also circulate the tap room and help table maintenance during the guest dining experience.
  • Garbage Duty - Busser must empty all of the filled trash cans and replace the used bags. They must bring filled bags to a dumpster. Empty boxes should be broken down and brought to the box compactor.
  • Spills - Spills in the tap room should be mopped right away and have a wet floor sign out for display to notify guests.
  • Customer Service - When the tap room is very busy, bussers must often help inform guests of how our operation works.This requires that bussers are prompt and friendly, so having good communication skills is a must for the job.

JOB REQUIREMENTS

  • Excellent customer service skills
  • Good communication skills and ability to work as part of a team
  • Completes all established set-up, event and breakdown duties in a timely manner
  • Knows and adheres to health and sanitation guidelines and follows all safety policies
  • Able to work nights and weekends
  • Ability to lift 50 pounds

Integrity, loyalty and a good sense of humor are all factors in who we hire. We are a rapidly expanding company with growth potential within.

Funky Buddha Brewery is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

If you think you have what it takes to join this exciting and growing company, please apply here. Calls, letters, faxes, carrier pigeon, or personal visits will not be accepted.

Brewer

Funky Buddha Brewery, located in Oakland Park, Florida, is seeking a a full-time shift brewer to join its growing team

Established in 2010 at our Boca Raton brewpub, Funky Buddha is known for combining traditional brewing methods with culinary-inspired recipes utilizing all natural, food-centric ingredients. Some of its most well-known beers include flagships Hop Gun IPA and Floridian Hefeweizen, Maple Bacon Coffee Porter, No Crusts Peanut Butter and Jelly Brown Ale, and Last Snow Coffee Porter.

Funky Buddha’s production brewery - opened in June 2013 - features a 30bbl, four vessel brewhouse and is currently annualizing over 35,000 bbls in sales, with projections to grow to over 45,000 bbls by the end of 2016. Production includes draught and bottled beer distributed throughout the state of Florida. This fast growing company is the first production brewery in the greater Fort Lauderdale area and the largest brewery in South Florida, and is positioned for rapid expansion over the next few years.

“Where the Best Beers Are – Top 20 Brewpubs/Breweries for good beer” – USA Today
“24 American Microbreweries Every Beer Lover Should Know” – Business Insider
“10 Best Breweries to Visit in the South” – First We Feast

A shift brewer is responsible for all aspects of the brewing process including brewing, fermentation, cellaring, and finishing. This employee must be hard working, responsible, and self-motivated individual with a passion for craft beer and a desire to continue learning and growing within the industry. The candidate should also be a sociable person who is comfortable occasionally representing the brewery in public. Natural leadership, integrity, loyalty, and a good sense of humor are all factors in who we hire.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Operating brewhouse and producing batches from start to finish
  • Yeast handling and management
  • Cellaring duties including fermentation management
  • CIP (clean-in-place) of brewing and fermentation tanks, and other equipment
  • Logging of all brewing related notes from brew day through fermentation, finishing, and packaging
  • Following SOP (standard operating procedure) in each phase of brewing, fermentation, and packaging
  • Maintaining clean brewing practices in the brewhouse and cellar
  • Executing preventative maintenance on all brewhouse and cellar equipment
  • Monitoring raw material inventory

REQUIREMENTS

  • Three years experience in a commercial production brewery or high-volume brew pub
  • A strong passion for brewing modern American beers as well as the desire to push the boundaries of experimental brewing
  • Strong organizational habits, a self-motivated work ethic, and good critical thinking/problem solving skills
  • An advanced understanding of all aspects of brewing including cellaring, yeast handling, CIP, and sanitization
  • Flexibility in terms of hours and a willingness to work night shifts, weekends, and overtime
  • Computer literate with an understanding of Microsoft Office/spreadsheet programs
  • Ability to multi-task
  • Ability to work as part of a team

EXPERIENCE IN ANY OF THE FOLLOWING IS PREFERABLE

  • An understanding of quality assurance (QA) methods and techniques, laboratory operations, and basic knowledge of chemistry and biology
  • Prior packaging, bottling, and racking experience
  • Mechanical experience and aptitude
  • Forklift operation or certification

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • Ability to frequently sit, stand, walk, stoop, kneel, crouch, crawl 
  • Heavy physical work including climbing stairs, climbing into tanks, pulling hoses, etc. 
  • Willing to work in wet, hot and cold conditions 
  • Willing to work in consistently loud environments 
  • Ability to work safely with potentially hazardous chemicals 
  • Ability to frequently lift and/or move up to 50 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 lbs. 

Funky Buddha Brewery is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Compensation will be based on experience. Funky Buddha offers subsidized health insurance for full-time employees along with vision and dental benefits, paid vacation, and other paid benefits..

If you think you have what it takes to join this exciting and growing company, please apply by email below. Calls, letters, faxes, carrier pigeon, or personal visits will not be accepted.

Warehouse Associate

Funky Buddha Brewery, located in Oakland Park, Florida, is seeking a full-time Warehouse Associate to join its growing team. Established in 2010 at its Boca Raton brewpub, Funky Buddha is known for pushing the boundaries of traditional brewing methods with culinary-inspired recipes utilizing all-natural, food-centric ingredients. Some of its best-known beers include flagships Hop Gun IPA and Floridian Hefeweizen, Maple Bacon Coffee Porter, No Crusts Peanut Butter and Jelly Brown Ale, and Last Snow Coffee Porter.

Funky Buddha’s production brewery - opened in June 2013 - features a 30bbl, four vessel brewhouse and is currently annualizing over 35,000 bbls in sales, with projections to grow to over 45,000 bbls by the end of 2016. Production includes draught and bottled beer distributed throughout the state of Florida. This fast growing company is the first production brewery in the greater Fort Lauderdale area and the largest brewery in South Florida, and is positioned for rapid expansion over the next few years.

“Where the Best Beers Are – Top 20 Brewpubs/Breweries for good beer” – USA Today
“24 American Microbreweries Every Beer Lover Should Know” – Business Insider
“10 Best Breweries to Visit in the South” – First We Feast

JOB DESCRIPTION

This is an immediate, full-time position as a Warehouse Associate with potential for advancement. This employee must be a hard working, responsible, and self-motivated individual with a passion for craft beer and a desire to continue learning and growing within the industry. Forklift and Inventory experience is a must!

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Unloading and Loading trucks with a Forklift
  • Keeping very accurate inventory records
  • Rotating finished goods and raw materials
  • Keeping the warehouse and all areas clean
  • Excellent Organization Skills
  • Excellent Communication Skills
  • Maintain a safe and friendly working environment

REQUIREMENTS

  • Prior experience operating a forklift
  • Prior experience maintaining accurate inventories
  • Ability to multi-task
  • Ability to work as part of a team

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • Ability to frequently sit, stand, walk, stoop, kneel, crouch, crawl
  • Heavy physical work including climbing stairs, climbing into tanks, pulling hoses, etc.
  • Willing to work in wet, hot and cold conditions
  • Willing to work in consistently loud environments
  • Ability to work safely with potentially hazardous chemicals
  • Ability to frequently lift and/or move up to 50 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 lbs.

Funky Buddha Brewery is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Compensation will be based on experience. Funky Buddha offers subsidized health insurance for full-time employees along with vision and dental insurance, paid vacation, and other benefits.

If you think you have what it takes to join this exciting and growing company, please apply here. Calls, letters, faxes, carrier pigeon, or personal visits will not be accepted.

Packaging Associate

Funky Buddha Brewery, located in Oakland Park, Florida, is seeking a full-time Packaging Associate to join its growing team. Established in 2010 at its Boca Raton brewpub, Funky Buddha is known for pushing the boundaries of traditional brewing methods with culinary-inspired recipes utilizing all-natural, food-centric ingredients. Some of its best-known beers include flagships Hop Gun IPA and Floridian Hefeweizen, Maple Bacon Coffee Porter, No Crusts Peanut Butter and Jelly Brown Ale, and Last Snow Coffee Porter.

Funky Buddha’s production brewery - opened in June 2013 - features a 30bbl, four vessel brewhouse and is currently annualizing over 35,000 bbls in sales, with projections to grow to over 45,000 bbls by the end of 2016. Production includes draught and bottled beer distributed throughout the state of Florida. This fast growing company is the first production brewery in the greater Fort Lauderdale area and the largest brewery in South Florida, and is positioned for rapid expansion over the next few years.

“Where the Best Beers Are – Top 20 Brewpubs/Breweries for good beer” – USA Today
“24 American Microbreweries Every Beer Lover Should Know” – Business Insider
“10 Best Breweries to Visit in the South” – First We Feast

JOB DESCRIPTION

This is an immediate, full-time, entry-level position as a Packaging Associate with potential for advancement. This employee must be a hard working, responsible, and self-motivated individual with a passion for craft beer and a desire to continue learning and growing within the industry. They say that brewing is 95% cleaning – in that respect this position will be responsible for 95% of the brewing done at Funky Buddha Brewery!

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Packaging of beer, including bottling and kegging
  • Operating our keg cleaning equipment
  • CIP (clean-in-place) of brewing and fermentation tanks, and other equipment
  • Milling grain
  • Unloading grain and other raw materials
  • Loading and unloading trucks
  • Cleaning, cleaning, and more cleaning!

REQUIREMENTS

  • Prior experience working in a brewery and/or an extensive background in home brewing
  • Fundamental knowledge of the brewing process
  • Clean driving record
  • Ability to multi-task
  • Ability to work as part of a team

EXPERIENCE IN ANY OF THE FOLLOWING IS PREFERABLE

  • Mechanical experience and aptitude
  • Forklift operation or certification

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • Ability to frequently sit, stand, walk, stoop, kneel, crouch, crawl
  • Heavy physical work including climbing stairs, climbing into tanks, pulling hoses, etc.
  • Willing to work in wet, hot and cold conditions
  • Willing to work in consistently loud environments
  • Ability to work safely with potentially hazardous chemicals
  • Ability to frequently lift and/or move up to 50 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 lbs.

Funky Buddha Brewery is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Compensation will be based on experience. Funky Buddha offers subsidized health insurance for full-time employees along with vision and dental benefits, paid vacation, and other benefits.

If you think you have what it takes to join this exciting and growing company, please apply here. Calls, letters, faxes, carrier pigeon, or personal visits will not be accepted.

Steward

Funky Buddha Brewery, located in Oakland Park, Florida, is seeking a part-time Steward to join its growing team. Established in 2010 at its Boca Raton brewpub, Funky Buddha is known for pushing the boundaries of traditional brewing methods with culinary-inspired recipes utilizing all-natural, food-centric ingredients. Some of its best-known beers include flagships Hop Gun IPA and Floridian Hefeweizen, Maple Bacon Coffee Porter, No Crusts Peanut Butter and Jelly Brown Ale, and Last Snow Coffee Porter.

Funky Buddha’s production brewery - opened in June 2013 - features a 30bbl, four vessel brewhouse and is currently annualizing over 35,000 bbls in sales, with projections to grow to over 45,000 bbls by the end of 2016. Production includes draught and bottled beer distributed throughout the state of Florida. This fast growing company is the first production brewery in the greater Fort Lauderdale area and the largest brewery in South Florida, and is positioned for rapid expansion over the next few years.

“Where the Best Beers Are – Top 20 Brewpubs/Breweries for good beer” – USA Today
“24 American Microbreweries Every Beer Lover Should Know” – Business Insider
“10 Best Breweries to Visit in the South” – First We Feast

JOB DESCRIPTION

As a Steward with Funky Buddha Brewery, the candidate will work in the kitchen area of our Craft Food Counter & Kitchen. Successful candidates will be a vital part of our operation and contribute to high levels of customer satisfaction. Responsibilities include:

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Cleaning Dishes
  • Garbage Duty
  • Spills
  • Assist with Food Preparation

JOB REQUIREMENTS

  • Good communication skills and ability to work as part of a team
  • Completes all established set-up, cleaning, stocking and closing duties in a timely manner
  • Knows and adheres to health and sanitation guidelines and follows all safety policies
  • Able to work early morning or night hours and weekends
  • Ability to lift 50 pounds

Integrity, loyalty and a good sense of humor are all factors in who we hire. We are a rapidly expanding company with growth potential within.

Funky Buddha Brewery is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

If you think you have what it takes to join this exciting and growing company, please apply here. Calls, letters, faxes, carrier pigeon, or personal visits will not be accepted.

Server

Funky Buddha Brewery, located in Oakland Park, Florida, is seeking a part-time Tap Room Server to join its growing team. Established in 2010 at its Boca Raton brewpub, Funky Buddha is known for pushing the boundaries of traditional brewing methods with culinary-inspired recipes utilizing all-natural, food-centric ingredients. Some of its best-known beers include flagships Hop Gun IPA and Floridian Hefeweizen, Maple Bacon Coffee Porter, No Crusts Peanut Butter and Jelly Brown Ale, and Last Snow Coffee Porter. This fast growing company is one of Florida’s largest breweries and is positioned for rapid expansion over the next few years.

“Where the Best Beers Are – Top 20 Brewpubs/Breweries for good beer” – USA Today
“24 American Microbreweries Every Beer Lover Should Know” – Business Insider
“10 Best Breweries to Visit in the South” – First We Feast

JOB DESCRIPTION

As a Server with Funky Buddha Brewery, the candidate will work in the bar and guest areas of our tap room. Successful candidates will be a vital part of our brewery and will contribute to high levels of customer satisfaction. Responsibilities include:

  • Serve Funky Buddha Brewery’s craft beers in the tasting room. Be able to answer questions and make recommendations regarding our beer selection.
  • Fill and sell growler orders.
  • Sell Funky Buddha Brewery’s merchandise.
  • Be knowledgeable about Funky Buddha Brewery’s beer and brewing process to share with customers. Also, be able to discuss the elements of craft beer to patrons.
  • Be willing to be trained on the art and science of craft brewing and craft beers.
  • Record drink orders accurately and immediately into the Point of Sale system.
  • Accept guest payment, process credit card charges and make change, if applicable.
  • Clean bar area and glassware. Wash and sterilize glassware.
  • Clear and reset tables and clean bathrooms in tap room.
  • Maintain cleanliness in all areas of the bar including counters, sinks, utensils, shelves and storage areas.
  • Assist the restocking and replenishment of inventory and supplies.
  • Report all equipment problems and bar maintenance issues to manager.
  • Be familiar with Funky Buddha Brewery’s promotions and sales and assist with special events.
  • Complete opening and closing duties under the direction of managers.
  • Demonstrate the ability to interact with the public and coworkers in a friendly, enthusiastic and outgoing manner.

JOB REQUIREMENTS

  • Possess a valid, State of Florida approved, server training certification and/or be willing to successfully complete training provided by Funky Buddha Brewery.
  • Strong knowledge of restaurant/tap room operations and service procedures.
  • Strong communication and customer service skills.
  • Possess basic math skills, possess the ability to handle money and operate a cash register and POS system.
  • Be able to work in a standing position for long periods of time (up to 8 hours).
  • Be able to reach, bend, stoop and frequently lift up to 30 pounds, occasionally up to 50 pounds.
  • Punctual and regular, reliable attendance.
  • Honesty and Integrity.
  • Basic computer skills and knowledge. Experience with an iPad is a plus.
  • Ability to work quickly, problem solve and think on your feet while maintaining poise in a fast-paced environment.
  • Positive, infectious attitude and sense of humor. Personable, kind, and customer service oriented.
  • Passion for the service industry, desire to be part of a team and work hard, high level of self-awareness and long-term view of success.
  • Well-versed in: beer history; brewing techniques; preparation techniques, styles, flavor profiles or possess a willingness to learn.
  • Must be at least 21 years old.

Integrity, loyalty and a good sense of humor are all factors in who we hire. We are a rapidly expanding company with growth potential within.

Funky Buddha Brewery is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

If you think you have what it takes to join this exciting and growing company, please apply here. Calls, letters, faxes, carrier pigeon, or personal visits will not be accepted.

Tour Guide

Funky Buddha Brewery, located in Oakland Park, Florida, is seeking a part-time Tour Guide to join its growing team. Established in 2010 at its Boca Raton brewpub, Funky Buddha is known for pushing the boundaries of traditional brewing methods with culinary-inspired recipes utilizing all-natural, food-centric ingredients. Some of its best-known beers include flagships Hop Gun IPA and Floridian Hefeweizen, Maple Bacon Coffee Porter, No Crusts Peanut Butter and Jelly Brown Ale, and Last Snow Coffee Porter.

Funky Buddha’s production brewery - opened in June 2013 - features a 30bbl, four vessel brewhouse and is currently annualizing over 35,000 bbls in sales, with projections to grow to over 45,000 bbls by the end of 2016. Production includes draught and bottled beer distributed throughout the state of Florida. This fast growing company is the first production brewery in the greater Fort Lauderdale area and the largest brewery in South Florida, and is positioned for rapid expansion over the next few years.

“Where the Best Beers Are – Top 20 Brewpubs/Breweries for good beer” – USA Today
“24 American Microbreweries Every Beer Lover Should Know” – Business Insider
“10 Best Breweries to Visit in the South” – First We Feast

JOB DESCRIPTION

Do you love talking to people about the joys of craft beer? Do you pine over unique styles and seek to share your beer findings with others? Do you have an energetic, charismatic, and outgoing personality? If you answered yes to all of these questions, you might be our next tour guide at Funky Buddha Brewery!

We are seeking an immediate, part-time position as a tour guide here at the brewery. Tour guides conduct public and private tours of the brewery facility and spread the love of the Buddha to our thirsty visitors in the tap room. The ideal candidate will have an outgoing, charismatic personality with a deep desire to share the love that is craft beer. Knowledge of craft beer styles, history, and brewing techniques are a plus - but a deep desire to continue learning about brewing and the beer business is required. Must be able to speak comfortably to groups of 25 or more people and remain passionate, courteous, and friendly throughout. This job will require night and weekend hours, approximately 20-25 hours/week.

 

REQUIREMENTS

  • 21+ years of age
  • A strong passion for craft beers as well as a knowledge of the brewing process, beer styles, beer presentation, and rudimentary beer dispense
  • Public speaking experience with outgoing and sociable personality
  • Natural leadership, integrity, loyalty, and exceptional personal character
  • Excellent customer service skills, good communication skills, and ability to work as part of a team
  • Possess the ability to to work with several guests at one time, while maintaining individual customer satisfaction
  • Strong organizational habits, a self-motivated work ethic, and good critical thinking/problem solving skills
  • Ability to lift 25 pounds; occasionally lift/carry up to 50 lbs
  • Able to be trained in using draft tools and equipment
  • Maintain high standards of safety
  • Open availability to work nights and weekends

Funky Buddha Brewery is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

If you think you have what it takes to join this exciting and growing company, please apply here. Calls, letters, faxes, carrier pigeon, or personal visits will not be accepted.