Montclair Brewery is a beer production brewery and tap room located in Montclair, New Jersey.  We are all about excellent beer, being a great place to work, and being an active part of our community.  We’re looking for a passionate brewer to help us become the craft beer and tap room leader in the NY/NJ metro area, and positively impact the community along the way.  If you have a passion for craft beer and learning, are super organized, friendly, and love to dig in and get your hands dirty while being a brand advocate then the Montclair Brewery Assistant Brewer role may be perfect for you!

Job Summary

The Assistant Brewer will assist the Head Brewer with brewing, packaging, cleaning and maintenance duties at the brewery and otherwise provide support to the brewhouse. Duties will include, but not limited to, assisting with brewing and packaging beer, running tests on products in progress, following cleaning and maintenance schedules and procedures, packaging, following inventory management practices, and working with other members of the team to ensure all beer that leaves the facility is of the highest quality and that the brewery is kept clean, functional, and up to Montclair Brewery’s standards at all times.

Essential Job Duties and Responsibilities: (Additional duties may be assigned)

Education and Experience:

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

Equipment and Machines Used:

This position requires the regular use of keg washer, manual  forklift, centrifugal pumps, electrical heating equipment, digital and analog scales, grain mill, hydrometer, refractometer, various brewing and lab equipment that is subject to change over time and handling pressurized gases.

Physical and Mental Requirements:

Environmental Conditions:

While performing the duties of this position, the worker is exposed to inside environmental conditions, extreme heat, potential for physical injury, exposure to hot fluids, pressurized vessels and transfer lines, strong odors, chemicals, and moving machinery. The noise level in the work environment is moderate to loud most of the time.

At MB, we are committed to an inclusive workplace and encourage diverse applicants to apply. We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, religion, gender or sexual orientation.  

If you believe you meet the qualifications of this role and would like to work at Montclair Brewery, please send your resume and cover letter to