Feb 24th 2015

PT Packaging Technicians

Mankato Brewery is seeking people to help out Saturday mornings that are accountable, reliable and highly motivated Packaging Technicians to join our brew crew. This is a very part-time position as we are only looking for help once or twice a month to build sampler packs. Most times the building of sample packs is done between 9am-12pm on Saturday. The larger the group the quicker we are finished. Most times we need 8+ people to make sample packs.

Who we are:

Since the launch of our brand in January of 2012, Mankato Brewery has doubled production capacity each year, and we don’t have plans to stop. Our latest expansion has allowed us to ramp up our current production capacity and we are, in turn, requiring additional support for our Productions Team.
Who we are looking for:
Our ideal Packaging Technician has a passion for craft beer and has technical experience in a brewery packaging and/or cellar work environment. This professional must also possess a strong work ethic and must enjoy working as part of a unified team. This is an entry-level position.
Job Responsibilities of the Packaging Technician include but are not limited to:
-Reporting to Packaging Supervisor
-Assist in Pre-Package readiness
-Must be able to progress to meet quota
-Check products for visual defects
-Package products and materials as assigned
-Check and weigh materials as required, check for accuracy
-Sort, pack, crate, and box materials for shipping
-Follow all safety guidelines
-Keep immediate work area clean, tidy, and organized

Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities of Packaging Technician:

-Be mature and well grounded
-Work independently with minimal supervision and you must be able to work well with others
-Be responsible and show accountability.
-Able to lift up to 50 LBS
-Must communicate well and be well organized
-Must be able to problem solve
-WHMIS and safety shoes required
-Ability to manage multiple processes at one time
-High School Diploma

At this time we expect to have an average of 4 hours every two weeks on a Saturday morning, so this is very part-time and a fun way to be part of Mankato Brewery. These hours are subject to change.

Work Conditions:

-Fast paced warehouse environment. The use of reliable transportation is required. We are located at 1119 Center Street, North Mankato, MN.

We cannot stress enough the importance of maturity and having the proper attitude that this person must bring to this entry level position.

Salary / Work Hours / Benefits
-$8.00 Hourly.

Send Cover Letter or Resume expressing your interest to employment@mankatobrewery.com

No Phone Calls Please