Jason Parker

FT Assistant distiller, retail sales, and brand ambassador position

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Copperworks Distilling is looking for a full time production, retail sales, brand ambassador to come on board asap. Copperworks produces American Single Malt Whiskey, Gin, Cask Finished Gin, and Vodka all starting from a high-quality beer (without hops).

Copperworks Distilling Company is located on the Seattle, WA waterfront across the street from the Great Wheel, and 2 blocks south of the Pike Place Market. Please visit our website at www.CopperworksDistilling.com to learn more about us. If we look like a good fit for you, please submit your resume, cover letter, and salary requirements to Service@CopperworksDistilling.com by July 21, 2017.


Full Time: Distiller, retail sales, and brand ambassador

Copperworks Distilling, located on the Seattle waterfront, is looking for an intelligent, motivated, and enthusiastic person to join our team. As a successful distillery in a growth phase, Copperworks can offer significant opportunities within the company to the right individual. Come grow with us!

In the cellar you will be primarily responsible for:

  • Assisting with contract wash production at our various partner breweries:
  • CIP of fermenters, receivers, hoses, and fittings
  • Fermentation management and recording
  • Assisting with bottling
  • General cleaning and equipment maintenance (floors, forklift, ph meter, etc.)
  • Barrel management and recording

In the stillhouse, you will assist with most aspects of production, including:

  • Assisting with the distillation of spirits
  • Charging stills to correct proof and volume
  • Cleaning stills
  • Logging distillation data during production
  • Transfering, weighing, and proofing spirits

You will create a superlative customer experience by performing public and back-office duties, including:

  • Tasting room opening and closing procedures
  • Serving customers in the tasting room
  • Preparing orders for shipment and assisting in managing shipping supplies
  • Assisting in backroom inventory
  • Representing Copperworks at various events both on-site and at off-site locations

Job Requirements:

  • The ideal candidate is highly motivated, enthusiastic, and exhibits both a love for production and comfort in communicating with the public.
  • Two years of cellar experience in a production distillery or brewery is preferred.
  • MAST Certified or certification within 60 days of employment
  • Working weekend days, holidays, and evenings will be required
  • 21 years of age or older
  • Valid driver’s license and can operate (or willing to learn to operate) a 26’ box truck
  • Ability to operate forklift, material lift, and pallet jack (training and certification provided)
  • Ability to lift at least 55 lb., move at least 180 lb., and work standing for several hours
  • Ability to work safely around chemicals, heights, loud noises, and wet environments
  • A strong interest in or passion for distilled spirits history, use, production, and science


  • Two weeks paid time off
  • Employee Discount on all products
  • 401K (eligible to enroll after 12 months of employment)
  • Competitive salary, dependent on experience

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