Taproom Manager

  • Twisted Vine Brewery
  • 3320 Westown Parkway, West Des Moines, IA 50266, USA
  • Aug 05, 2018
Full time Management Other Restaurant-Food Service

Job Description

Thank you for your interest in working at Twisted Vine Brewery. We are currently seeking a Taproom Manager. Please submit your application at https://www.twistedvinebrewery.com/jobs/?nocache=1.
Taproom Manager

DESCRIPTION

A vital part of our business, the Tap Room is many times the first place that people experience our beers. Given this, we are very passionate about our customers having a truly first-rate experience -- from the service they receive, to the beers they drink, to the space they drink it in. We believe the atmosphere and quality of product in our facility must be exceptional, consistent, and also innovative so as to keep our customer base growing and coming back.

The TVB Taproom Manager will be responsible for all aspects of Tap Room operations and also assist the brewers in cellar operations. In addition, the TVB Taproom Manager will be filling the role as one of our pubtenders on a day-to-day basis. The TVB Taproom Manager will also represent TVB at beer festivals, with wholesale and retail customers, and beers sales in and out of the taproom.

POSITION REQUIREMENTS

Skills required and/or desired:

Excellent personal communication skills to build positive relationships with our customers and vendors.
Attention to detail and ability to multitask in a fast-paced environment.
Comprehensive knowledge of beer and ability to accurately describe flavors and aromas in beer.
Ability to work a flexible schedule: days, nights and/or weekends.
Demonstrated leadership and people skills.
Strong computer and social media skills with the ability to use WordPress, Microsoft products, Quickbooks, and various social media outlets such as Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, Untappd, Yelp, Google, etc.
The ability to lift at least 50 pounds (1/6 bbl keg) to 150 pounds (1/2 bbl keg) and transport kegs with a keg dolly.
Ability to climb stairs and carry boxes up and down stairs at high heights.
Ability to operate a fork truck and pallet jack.
Passion for craft beer and the brewing industry.
Strong drive and motivation with an ability to take and provide constructive feedback and bring new ideas to the table at each meeting with managing partners.
Leadership experience.

The right person for this job will be wearing multiple hats in a fun, fast-paced environment. We're looking for a team player, and one who is excited about the challenge of helping to build a successful business. This position has the potential to expand responsibilities into the Brew House and Cellar where the role will include beer production duties. If this opportunity is what you're looking for then we would like to talk with you. Veterans encouraged to apply.

SHIFT: Rotating Days and Evenings

LOCATION: West Des Moines, Iowa