WORK WITH STOWE CIDER

 
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Are you interested in working for Stowe Cider? Please see all current available positions below.
To apply, send an email with required information to careers@stowecider.com.

PACKAGING MANAGER:


The Packaging Manager ensures that the quality and quantity of Stowe Cider products meets our high standards and demands. This individual needs to be tech and equipment-savvy as they perform many machine-adjustments and maintenance tasks in a day.

Responsibilities ( include but are not limited to):

• Run all equipment on kegging, bottling and canning lines
• Startup and shutdown of utilities and equipment
• Use of chemicals for sanitizing all equipment in adherence to company standard operating procedures
• Competent operation of large and expensive equipment
• Close monitoring of cooperage quality and removing cooperage in need of repair
• Ensure accurate and legible coding and labeling of all containers
• Routine maintenance of all equipment
• Maintain accurate and detailed records
• Maintain an orderly and safe work environment within the department as well as the entire facility
• Participate in regular departmental meetings to review issues and propose solutions
• Maintain personal appearance and conduct reflective of professionalism and pride in the brand
• Follow all company policies as detailed in the employee handbook
• Contribute to a positive work environment through open and constructive dialog
• Assist in other departments or perform other tasks as needed
• Support inbound and outbound of raw materials and finished goods

Requirements:
• Previous experience in a cider, beer, wine or other food-related manufacturing environment
• Proper use of PPE
• OSHA-approved Forklift Certification
• Attention to detail
• Genuine enthusiasm for craft cider
• Positive attitude
• High school diploma or GED equivalent

Pay & Benefits:

  • Pay is based on experience and evaluated every six months

  • 3 weeks paid time off + select holidays

  • Health and wellness package (ski pass, gym membership, or similar) after 6 months

  • Free merch

  • Free cider

  • Opportunity to grow with a young and successful company

  • Experience in a growing industry

Please send resume and cover letter to careers@stowecider.com.



DIGITAL MARKETING MANAGER:

The person in this role will take on the responsibility of being the first point of contact through: email, social media, basic marketing, and by developing relevant media and designs to promote the brand. The primary focus of this position is to grow and engage the Stowe Cider community. We are looking for an individual who is creative, organized, and fun to be around.

Responsibilities (include but are not limited to) :


Social Media:

  • Creative and on-brand content creation

  • Post relevant and exciting content to all social media platforms

  • Facilitate online conversations with customers and respond to queries and comments.

  • Suggest new ways to excite existing consumers and attract prospective customers via relevant posts and promotions.


Graphic Design:

  • Assist in product and packaging designs

  • Develop marketing and advertising materials

  • Poster design

  • Develop graphics, visual, and audio for product illustrations, logo, and website

  • Outsource and coordinate projects related to art, design, and marketing


Digital Marketing:

  • Social Media Marketing

  • Oversee monthly newsletter

  • Contribute to company blog

  • Photography

  • Search Engine Optimization


Requirements:

  • Degree in Marketing or Design

  • 2+ years relevant experience

  • Proficient with Adobe Creative Suite

  • Excellent organizational and communication skills

  • Must be at least 21 years of age.

  • Must have reliable transportation

  • Level 1 DLC Certified

Salary:

Dependent on experience

Benefits:

  • 3 Weeks paid time off

  • Health & Wellness membership

  • One case of free cider per month.

  • One free merchandise item per month.

  • Employee discounts on cider products and retail.

  • The opportunity to represent a reputable, growing brand within the dynamic craft beverage industry.


Please send resume, design portfolio and cover letter to careers@stowecider.com.




TASTING ROOM Manager:

This individual is responsible for supporting and working closely with the management team to promote and fulfill the company’s mission statement and core values. Specifically, they will focus on the development and execution of tasting room operations while displaying excellence in hospitality and creating a fun, positive, and energetic environment for the Stowe Cider community.

Responsibilities

  • Coordinate and oversee Tasting/Tap Room operations.

  • Manage the organization and scheduling of Tap Room employees

  • Manage the planning and implementation of effective business strategies.

  • Manage point of sale system and retail inventories.

  • Ensure the highest quality customer experience possible.

  • Train and mentor tasting room staff

  • Properly resolve customer and employee concerns/complaints/issues in accordance with company policies

  • Efficiently perform in a fast paced environment through multi-tasking and leadership

  • Enthusiastically promote and fulfill the company’s mission statement and core values

Requirements

  • Proven experience as a hospitality manager.

  • Passion for and knowledge of cider, cider production, and hospitality.

  • Minimum 5 years service and/or bartending experience

  • Familiar with financial and customer service principles and practices

  • Outstanding organizational and leadership abilities

  • Self-motivated and ability to work independently

  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills

  • Able to lift and move items up to 50lbs

  • Ability to work nights and weekends

  • Proficiency with data entry, inventory management, and cash register/POS operations

  • Comfortable using social media outlets (Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, etc.)



Pay & Benefits:

  • Pay is based on experience and evaluated every six months

  • 3 weeks paid time off + select holidays

  • Health and wellness package (ski pass, gym membership, or similar) after 6 months

  • Free merch

  • Free cider

  • Opportunity to grow with a young and successful company

Please send resume and cover letter to careers@stowecider.com.



PACKAGING TECHNICIAN & CELLAR HYBRID:

Stowe Cider is Hiring a full-time Packaging Technician

We are a young, locally-owned hard cider company looking for a Packaging Technician & Cellar worker to join our hard-working production team. Teamwork, dedication, and a passion for producing the highest quality cider is what sets us apart. We are currently seeking motivated and well organized professionals whose dedication and initiative will continue to keep Stowe Cider at the top of the industry.

This position is responsible for the setup, operation, and cleanup of our packaging materials and equipment, and will aid in general cider house operations on non-packaging days.

Packaging Duties:

  • Run all equipment on kegging, bottling and canning lines

  • Startup and shutdown of utilities and equipment

  • Use of chemicals for sanitizing all equipment in adherence with company standard operating procedures

  • Competent operation of large and expensive equipment

  • Close monitoring of cooperage quality and removing cooperage in need of repair
    • Ensure accurate and legible coding and labeling of all containers
    • Routine maintenance of all equipment
    • Maintain accurate and detailed records

    • Maintain an orderly and safe work environment within department as well as entire facility
    • Participate in regular departmental meetings to review issues and propose solutions
    • Maintain personal appearance and conduct reflective of professionalism and pride in the brand

    • Follow all company policies as detailed in employee handbook
    • Contribute to positive work environment through open and constructive dialog
    • Assist in other departments or perform other tasks as needed

    • Support inbound and outbound of raw materials and finished goods

Desired Qualifications and Abilities:

  • Able to lift 55lbs

  • Ability to stand for prolonged periods of time

  • Packaging experience a plus

  • Ability to problem solve and think on the fly

  • Must be organized and task oriented

  • Safely handle hazardous chemicals in accordance with safety protocols

  • A passion for cider and craft beverages

  • 21 years of age with a valid license

Pay & Benefits:

  • Pay is based on experience and evaluated every six months

  • 3 weeks paid time off + select holidays

  • Health and wellness package (ski pass, gym membership, or similar) after 6 months

  • Free merch

  • Free cider

  • Opportunity to grow with a young and successful company

  • Experience in a growing industry

Job Types: Full-time

*Please accompany resume with a cover letter for the position.



CIDER MAKER:

Stowe Cider is seeking a full-time Cider Maker to join our team! The person in this role will assist in the management of fermentation and ensure Stowe Cider continues to create the high-quality ciders our customers have come to love and expect.
 

Duties and Responsibilities:

Fermentation management
Cider transfers
Filtration
Strict record keeping
Understand how to operate and maintain production equipment
Quality assurance and control
Maintain a clean, safe, and fun work environment
Represent company at occasional functions and meetings


Desired Skills:

Adaptability and flexibility to changing demands
Forward thinking and detailed planning
Organized, punctual, and able to work with a team and independently
Strong organizational, creative problem-solving, and analytical skills
Acute attention to detail
Ability to collect and analyze data
 

Requirements:

2+ Years of fermentation experience
Excellent organizational and communication skills
Lift 50 pounds
Stand and move for 8-10 hour shifts
Must be at least 21 years of age
Must have reliable transportation

 

Pay & Benefits:

  • Pay is based on experience and evaluated every six months

  • 3 weeks paid time off + select holidays

  • Health and wellness package (ski pass, gym membership, or similar) after 6 months

  • Free merch

  • Free cider

  • Opportunity to grow with a young and successful company

  • Experience in a growing industry

 

Job Type: Full-time

*Please accompany resume with a cover letter for the position.