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About Us

Altamont Beer Works was established in 2012 and opened its doors in 2013; becoming the first brewery in Livermore since before prohibition. Our main focus has always been to brew quality crafted beers, while giving our customers a great experience. Here at Altamont we pride ourselves on our hop forward beers, focusing on huge flavors and aromas, with a mild/balanced bitterness. Our full portfolio of beers has increased to a well rounded lineup of ales and lagers ranging from: wheat beers, sessions, pale ales, IPAs, Belgians, lagers, sours, and barrel aged beers. We have paved the way for Livermore craft beer, and continue to grow both inside and outside our community

Position: Delivery Driver/Warehouse Support

Reports to: General Manager

FLSA Status: Full-time, Non-Exempt

Essential Job Duties and Responsibilities:

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 these essential functions.

Responsibilities of the position include, but are not limited to:

  • Check trucks/vans have been loaded accurately with daily deliveries and account for all invoices at beginning and end of day
  • Deliver 15.5, 13.2 and 5 gallon kegs of beer along with other packaged beer products to our customers around the greater bay area
  • Assist in structuring and following an efficient delivery route schedule
  • Collaborate with sales staff on special deliveries, tap handles, or marketing materials as needed
  • Collect empty kegs from our accounts and return to the brewery
  • Communicate with customers, counterparts, and managers to ensure a positive customer service experience
  • Perform quality control checks to oversee company product is within code and aligns with our self-distributing standards; independently troubleshoot any unforeseen product issues
  • Ensure delivery fleet vehicles are cleaned daily, fueled adequately, and serviced for maintenance
  • Maintain pristine upkeep including overall cleanliness and organization of our warehouses and assets throughout the brewery
  • Clean kegs, fill kegs, and store kegs and other packaged beer products in the cold box
  • Facilitate canning line progress by unloading finished product; categorize, palletize and store in a timely manner

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:

The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill and/or ability required.

  • An interest and love of craft beer
  • Must be able to work autonomously and be self-motivated
  • Demonstrate professionalism and collaborate with our sales team and upper management
  • Follow verbal and written instructions
  • Remain calm under pressure or when dealing with disgruntled customers
  • Adjust to changing schedules and priorities

Education & Experience:

  • Previous experience in a manufacturing or warehouse environment preferred
  • Experience driving a large vehicle preferred but not required

Additional Requirements:

  • Must be at least 21 years of age
  • Possess a valid driver’s license with a clean driving record
  • Ability to work nights/weekends as needed

Work Environment:

  • Duties are performed in both indoor and outdoor settings
  • The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate to loud
  • Occasionally exposed to wet, cold and/or humid conditions; outside weather conditions; extreme cold; extreme heat and risk of electrical shock
  • Chemicals known to the State of California to cause cancer, or birth defects or other reproductive harm may be present at the worksite

Physical Demands:

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform these essential functions.

  • Operate forklift, scissor lift, cart, dollie, and manual and powered pallet jack
  • Capable of safely lifting 130 lbs and be able to push/pull up to 2,200 lbs using a pallet jack
  • This position will require you to stand, walk, and be on your feet for long periods
  • Bending, twisting, reaching, pushing, pulling, and performing repetitive motions
  • Regularly communicates and must be able to exchange accurate information
  • Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus

This job description is intended to convey information essential to understanding the scope of the position and it is not intended to be an exhaustive list of skills, efforts, duties, responsibilities or working conditions associated with the position.

 

Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of the job.

*Altamont Beer Works is an equal opportunity employer*

Please submit resume, cover letter and employement application to info@altamontbeerworks.com

Position: Taproom Beertender

Reports to: Taproom Manager

FLSA Status: Part-time, Non-exempt

 

Essential Job Duties and Responsibilities:

Responsibilities of the position include, but are not limited to:

  • Take orders from patrons for beer, merchandise, food or other non-alcoholic beverages; check patrons’ identification in order to ensure that they meet minimum age requirements for consumption of alcoholic beverages
  • Engage customers and answer questions; educate guests on our beer and brand
  • Inform guests of daily specials, upcoming events or beer releases, scheduled food vendors and musician performances
  • Maintain Altamont’s beer service standards and minimize product waste
  • Monitor Taproom cleanliness including all guest facing areas, restrooms, office space and cold box
  • Demonstrate the highest integrity of fiduciary responsibilities through money handling and accurate POS system transactions
  • Prepare Growlers, Crowlers and preorders accordingly
  • Maintain working knowledge of the descriptions of each beer menu item, including basic ingredients and unique features
  • Ensure each guest is treated with the best possible customer service
  • Immediately report any customer concern to the Taproom Manager or Assistant Manager
  • Complete all necessary side work as laid out in the duty expectation list behind the bar
  • Must have an interest and love of craft beer
  • Strong customer service skills and friendly personality
  • Possesses the desire to serve guests exceptionally in a fast-paced environment
  • Demonstrate professionalism, collaborate with Taproom Team, and be independently driven
  • Ability to remain calm under pressure or when dealing with disgruntled customers
  • Must be able to communicate clearly and professionally with Management at all times
  • Ability to be a strong team player and get along well with co-workers
  • Ability to adjust to changing schedules and priorities
  • Must be punctual, have good attendance, and a reliable means of transportation to work
  • Availability to work flexible hours, including days, nights, weekends, and holidays preferred
  • Duties are performed in both indoor and outdoor settings
  • Must be able to lift 40 pounds
  • This position will require you to stand, walk, and be on your feet for long periods
  • Bending, twisting, reaching, pushing, pulling, and performing repetitive motions

Education & Experience:

  • Customer service experience in a retail, quick-service restaurant environment, taproom, or brewery is preferred
  • Advanced computer knowledge, specifically POS system (Square), Homebase, Gmail, Microsoft Word and Excel
  • Must be at least 21 years of age
  • Must be able to produce a California Food Handler Certification within 30 days of hire and every 3 years thereafter

This job description is intended to convey information essential to understanding the scope of the position and it is not intended to be an exhaustive list of skills, efforts, duties, responsibilities or working conditions associated with the position.

Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of the job.

*Altamont Beer Works is an equal opportunity employer*

Please submit resume, cover letter and employement application to info@altamontbeerworks.com