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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.

Essential Functions

  • Transporting finished goods and raw materials to and from main manufacturing plant and local warehouse.
  • Maintain accurate count of incoming and outgoing inventory.
  • Build and stage accurate loads for orders.
  • Find, load, and unload inventory using a forklift in a timely and safe manner.
  • Organize inventory in the warehouse in a responsible and efficient manner.
  • Shuttle product to and from the brewery safely.
  • Drives in a safe and lawful manner. Maintains an acceptable driving record.
  • Maintain cleanliness of the warehouse and shuttle truck.
  • Upkeep maintenance of shuttle truck and trailers.
  • Backup driver for local delivery/sales route, which includes the following responsibilities:
    • Drives a semi-trailer truck to make deliveries to businesses in the local region.
    • Delivers and stacks merchandise on customer’s premises.
    • Utilize brewery marketing material to build displays in on/off-premise locations.
    • Collects proper payment (cash or check), makes change and records transactions on customer receipt.
    • Records delivery information on delivery records.

Requirements

  • High School Diploma or Equivalent
  • Must be 21 years of age
  • Must possess a valid CDL Class A License with Hazardous Material endorsement preferred
  • Must pass background check and drug test
  • Accurate math skills, including adding and subtracting two and three-digit numbers
  • Attention to detail
  • Valid driver’s license issued by Minnesota
  • Clean driving record
  • Willingness to adhere to assigned routes, schedules, safety procedures and transportation laws
  • Strong time management and customer service skills
  • Forklift certified or willing to become forklift certified
  • Comfortable working on computers

Physical Requirements:

  • Performance duties of this job include regularly being required to sit, stand, walk, use hands to finger, handle or feel objects, tools, or controls; talk, hear, and smell.
  • Ability to frequently lift and/or move up to 50 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move up to 155 lbs. with assistance.
  • Ability to frequently reach with hands and arms and stoop, kneel, crouch, crawl and climb.
  • Must be able to critically assess quality of inventory, including beer, packaging and raw materials.

Apply Now

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

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