careers

We are currently hiring for the following positions at the brewery:

  • In House Graphic Designer
  • Tasting Room Specialist

Please see a detailed description of each position and application directions below.

IN-HOUSE GRAPHIC DESIGNER

The Graphic Designer is a full-time position reporting to the VP of Marketing responsible for general production of marketing assets for Kane Brewing Co. This position will work collectively with the marketing and sales team to creative unique and innovative work for a variety of marketing initiatives.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Understand the core values of Kane Brewing and ensure consistency among all of the creative assets
  • Create and design marketing materials such as tour sheets, sell sheets, posters, point-of-sale materials, branding elements, apparel, packaging, merchandise, etc
  • Lead and participate brainstorming sessions and conceptualizing discussions
  • Proofread all designs to produce accurate and high-quality work
  • Manage our online social media outlets, creating content when needed
  • Photograph merchandise and beer to use online and in our marketing materials
  • Manage and maintain all graphic files including logos, photos, art, etc
  • Work closely with vendors and printers to ensure successful outcomes
  • Maintain agency projects / deadlines such as website design and brand extensions
  • Assist the VP of Marketing with strategic marketing plans

Qualities candidates will meet the following requirements::

  • The ability to manage multiple projects and remain flexible through multiple revisions while keeping a keen attention to detail
  • Ability to effectively present information one-on-one or small groups
  • Must have excellent communication, interpersonal and collaboration skills
  • Write clearly and concisely, with an appropriate awareness of the intended audience
  • Proactive problem-solving skills; participates in developing and working towards team goals; seeks to understand differing viewpoints or opposing ideas
  • Ability to prioritize tasks and meet deadlines
  • Willingness to assist with tasks outside key responsibilities

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent in Graphic design or related field.
  • Minimum of 2 years of graphic design experience.
  • Print and web graphic design, illustration, computer graphic software, and desktop publishing/document layout experience.
  • A keen sense of design and knowledge of typography.
  • Moderate level of craft beer product knowledge.
  • Expert proficiency with the preparation of graphic materials using software such as Adobe in Design CS5, Adobe Photoshop CS5 and Adobe Illustrator CS5
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office products including Word, Excel and PowerPoint

Compensation based on experience. Benefits include health, dental, vision, PTO and beer.

As with all our positions at Kane Brewing Company we are looking for someone with a strong work ethic and a team player that is looking for a position at a fast growing company.  If interested, please e-mail your resume and cover letter in PDF format with GRAPHIC DESIGNER in the subject to careers@kanebrewing.com

 TASTING ROOM SPECIALIST

Kane Brewing Company is currently interviewing individuals for part-time positions with our retail operations.  The position would require approximately 20-25 hours of work over 3-4 days a week—mostly weekends. IMPORTANT: If you already have a full or part time position with a wholesale distributor of alcohol or a bar/restaurant and are looking for extra hours, please do not apply.  We cannot hire across tiers of the three tier alcohol distribution system.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Ensure enjoyable experience to all customers
  • Uphold high standards of service quality and consistency
  • Maintain a clean and well stocked environment
  • Assist customers during the purchase of beer and/or merchandise.
  • Possess full knowledge of our products and offerings to correctly answer customer questions
  • Serve as tour guide for our production facility
  • Trouble shot draft system

Must be able to:

  • Lift 55 lbs and move 165 lbs with assistance of hand truck
  • Stand for 5-8 hours per day
  • Work in a non-temperature controlled environment

Other requirements:

  • 21 years of age
  • Prior experience working in craft focused bar or restaurant
  • Knowledge and/or passion for craft beer and brewing or willingness to be trained and learn
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team
  • Self-motivated with a keen attention to detail
  • Excellent communication skills

If interested and qualified, please e-mail your resume and cover letter in PDF format to careers@kanebrewing.com

 

Kane Brewing Company is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, gender, religion, age, disability, political beliefs, sexual orientation, or marital/familial status.