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August Schell Brewing Company is a family owned and operated brewery in New Ulm, Minnesota. We began in 1860 when August Schell, a German immigrant, couldn’t find a traditional German beer in his new home. So, he made his own.

While the brewery has seen some changes, like plumbing, August’s legacy of being an innovative brewmaster remains. It has continued through six generations and over 100 variety of German Craft beer. Schell’s Brewery has a great opportunity for an individual to join our team.

Job Summary

This position is responsible for performing janitorial duties for the Visitors Center, main office, Old Tap room and any other area that needs may dictate.  Quality customer service will be provided at all times.  Knowledge or willingness to learn proper cleaning techniques is essential.

Essential Functions

Daily job responsibilities/functions to include, but are not limited to:

  • Vacuuming, sweeping, and mopping all floors and stairs
  • Clean and sanitize all bathrooms, which includes all toilets, urinals, sinks, stall walls, etc.
  • Clean sinks, countertops, microwaves, stove, refrigerators, coffeepots in all break rooms or visitor center rooms.
  • Restock supplies in all bathrooms, break rooms, and common areas.
  • Clean and polish water fountain and surrounding area.
  • Empty all trash cans and replace liners, clean receptacles as necessary.
  • Recycle all items when appropriate.
  • Dusting and cleaning all office desks and furniture as possible.
  • Clean and “debug” all windowsills, windows and light fixtures.
  • Maintain janitor areas in a clean, organized, and safe manner.
  • Maintain janitorial equipment in a clean, safe, and operable condition.
  • Proper labeling, dilution, and use of all chemicals.
  • Wearing proper personal protection equipment when appropriate.
  • Order sufficient cleaning supplies when necessary.
  • Possibly some light maintenance.
  • Other routine maintenance duties as assigned.
  • May require more hours for a “deeper” clean prior to special events and meetings

Requirements

  • Good Communication and interpersonal skills
  • Good customer/visitor service skills
  • Ability to follow oral and written instructions
  • Ability to prioritize multiple tasks
  • Ability to work independently and also to support a group effort
  • Basic knowledge of cleaning products or willing to learn

Qualifications

  • Must have a valid driver’s license and ability to get to work on assigned days
  • Must be able to keep pace with a rigorous cleaning schedule

Working Environment

The cleaning duties will be in several locations including but not limited to:

  • Visitors Center public areas such as the entrance, stairway, hallways, and restrooms.
  • Also includes cleaning the Museum in the off-season, including the restroom daily and the office.
  • Cleaning back stock room area where print shop is located.
  • Kitchen off the Tap Room
  • Tap Room – which includes floors, tables, sinks, windowsills, and garbage in containers on the patio area in back

Apply Now

To apply, please send your resume or application to hr@schellsbrewery.com

Essential Functions

  • Provide exceptional guest service as you assist in day-to-day store operations, whether in the Gift Shop, Museum, Tap Room, or bartending in the Biergarten.
  • Provide a friendly, welcoming presence.
  • Learn gift shop inventory.
  • Field questions about August Schell Brewing Company and its history.
  • Ensure that guests have the best experience.
  • Engage with guests and create an entertaining, fun, exciting, and memorable experience.

Requirements

  • Must be able to work a flexible schedule, weekends and evenings.
  • Must naturally enjoy interacting with people of all ages.
  • Must be able to proactively intercept, engage, and demonstrate product to customers and able to effectively communicate organization history and details.
  • Must be welcoming, positive, engaging, and friendly towards our customers and team members.
  • Previous retail, cash-handling, merchandising skills, and customer service experience is a plus.

Apply Now

To apply, please send your resume or application to hr@schellsbrewery.com