Position: Assistant Brewer

Job Type: Part Time


About Raíces Brewing Company:

Raíces is a brewery and community taproom in Denver, CO that prides itself in delivering high-quality craft beer, Latino food and culture, in a family atmosphere that introduces Latinos to the craft beer world and invites everyone to learn and indulge in our culture. Raíces fuels Latino senses in everyone by crafting cultural connections that enrich our community. ¡Salud!

Job Description:


Raíces Brewing Company is looking to hire part-time Assistant Brewer (Bilingual Spanish/English prefered) to complement our amazing and diverse team. Under the direction of the Head Brewer, the Assistant Brewer is responsible for the safe and precise brewing, treatment of beer from the fermentation tank to the brite beer tank using established SOPs. The Assistant Brewer is required to diligently carry out brewing and cellar functions, assess processes for opportunities to improve, and, with the help of the Production Team, ensure quality standards are maintained.

Essential Functions:


  • Handling 65 lb repeatedly

  • Mashing/Lautering

  • Boil/hopping

  • Graining out

  • Knocking out at specified temperatures


  • Accurately and precisely follow recipes

  • Cellar Operations:

  • Yeast management

  • Filtration/Finning

  • Racking 15 to 20 bbl batches

  • Carbonating

  • CIP for bright tanks and fermenters per brewery procedures

  • Keeps brewery equipment organized and clean

  • Keg cleaning

  • Packaging beer (canning/kegging)

  • Handling 165 lb kegs


  • Record Keeping

  • Keeps accurate cellar and brewing reports

  • Completes weekly inventory for raw materials & beer produced


  • Weekly cleans and organizes the draught cooler

  • Assists Headbrewer in staff education

  • Clean draught lines

  • Represent RBC at events

  • Assists in sensory evaluation

  • Discusses any and all brewery issues with Headbrewer

  • Other tasks as assigned


Must be able to lift 65 pounds and move 175 pounds regularly

  • Must have the ability to regularly stand, walk, use hands, reach, climb, work from heights, stoop, kneel and crouch.

  • The ability to work near moving parts and machinery.

  • Close vision, distance vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, the ability to adjust focus and the ability to see color; either with or without accommodation.

  • The ability to work in loud, wet, cold, hot, indoor and outdoor environments frequently.

  • Strong knowledge of the brewing fundamentals and processes.

  • Requires a strong attention to detail and the ability to manage one's self and work in an efficient manner and interact with other team members effectively and professionally.

  • Requires the ability to work in a fast paced, wet, loud production environment on one’s feet for most of the day and repeatedly lift 55lbs.

  • Must have a flexible schedule and be willing to work overtime with occasional nights and weekends.

  • Comfortable speaking in front of people

  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office (Word, Excel & Powerpoint)


  • HS Diploma or GED

  • Previous experience working in a brewhouse or cellar or other relevant work experience is preferred

  • Previous professional brewing experience

  • Variable shift availability is required (including nights and weekends).

  • Demonstrated ability to be organized and maintain a high attention to detail

  • Thrives working independently and within a team environment

  • Must be at least 21 years old

  • Bilingual (Spanish/English) a plus

Equal Opportunity Employer – Raíces Brewing Company provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, age, creed, color, religion, national origin or ancestry, marital status, sex, disability, veteran status, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or pregnancy.


Job Type: Part-time (Up to 39 hours)

Starting at $14.00 per hour


Please send an e-mail to with the subject line “Beer Server” with your resume and cover letter.

References will be requested.

Raíces Brewing Company

Address: 2060 West Colfax Ave, Denver, CO 80204


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