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Distillery Operator (3rd shift/Weekends) - Angel's Envy

Job Name

Distillery Operator (3rd shift/Weekends) - Angel's Envy


United States of America


Louisville, KY



Reporting Line:

Distillery Supervisor

Job type:

Full time

Lead recruiter:

Kimberly Lowery

About the role



·         Perform all distillery functions, including but not limited to: Operation, sanitation, housekeeping, and recordkeeping in the following areas

o    Grain - unloading, inspection & analysis

o    Mashing & Fermentation – mash cooks, fermenter sets, beer chemistry/analysis, yeast preparation

o    Distillation – beer well charging, distillation start up and shutdown, monitoring, sensory

o    New Barrel Filling – gauging, filling barrels

o    Utilities – Boiler Operation, Cooing Water Monitoring

o    By-Products – Thick and Thin Stillage handling and Loading to Tanker

o    Miscellaneous – Barrel handling, PLC/HMI operation, 1st Level Equipment Maintenance, Grounds keeping

·         Actively participate in the continuous improvement of Distillery operations and activities

·         Liaise with work colleagues and share responsibilities during operations

Identify maintenance requirements and potential plant failure and effectively communicate to the Distillery Supervisor or in his absence the Maintenance Supervisor

Skills and Experience

·         Ability to focus, stay organized and multi-task.

·         Attention to detail and ability to grasp technical information.

·         Ability to become forklift certified.

·         Ability and willingness to work hands on in all aspects of the job, in other words “be prepared to get dirty”.

·         Ability to lift 75 lbs. and perform all physical aspects of the job such as bending, squatting, etc.

·         Moderate mechanical skills.

·         Moderate computer and software skills.

·         Work weekends and evenings as required.


Our culture

We share the passion and entrepreneurial flair of our founder and are guided by our three culture pillars - Fearless, Family and Founders, they inspire our Primos to be the best they can be and drive us forward in all we do. But what does this mean?

·       Being Fearless; means adopting an agile mindset, being comfortable trying new things and taking risks. We are empowered to question, challenge and innovate.

·       Family; We treat each other, and our communities, like Family. Always.

·       Founders; The spirit of entrepreneurship is at the heart of everything we do. We see the business as if it’s our own. We do the right thing for the business and we all take accountability for our work.

When you join Bacardi, you become part of our family and gain more than just a job.

Disclaimer: Bacardi is an equal opportunity employer that values workforce diversity. Diversity is core to our business: by embedding diversity into all aspects of our culture, we maximize the opportunity to achieve sustainable business success and growth. The duties and responsibilities described in the role profile might not be a comprehensive list.