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Mikkeller is an internationally recognized, award-winning brewery that continues to push boundaries and innovate. Founded in 2006 by legendary brewmaster Mikkel Borg Bjergsø, we continue to build a culture unlike any other brewery. Help us continue to connect our beers with new people!

Operations and Sales Analyst

Mikkeller Brewing San Diego is seeking a Sales and Operations Analyst to join our team. We are seeking an individual that is analytical, organized, and can help provide insights and consistency across our revenue channels. Duties for the sales and operations analyst will include maintaining our CRM and sales support system, ensuring proper federal compliance filings for products, ensure pricing is consistent throughout wholesale and retail channels, analyzing datasets for trend analysis, and being the primary communication conduit between operations and revenue channels. Your analytical skills coupled with your ability to coordinate between multiple departments will be crucial in driving customer engagement, ensuring consistency in our pricing strategy, and provide usable and up to date systems for our team members.

About Mikkeller San Diego 

At Mikkeller Brewing San Diego we pride ourselves in delivering unique beer offerings and experiences.  We feature 80+ releases of unique beers a year and are expanding our reach all over the United States.  We have 2 tasting rooms in the greater San Diego area and a full-service restaurant in San Francisco.  We also have an e-commerce platform delivering beer to 10 states as well as merchandise and nonalcoholic beer to all 50 states.  We distribute beer across the United States and are in 13 markets coast to coast with plans on expanding to additional markets in the next 18 months.  We also import Mikkeller products from all over the globe for distribution and sale in the United States.

Mikkeller is all about the beer, but we are so much more than a beer brand.  We have one of the largest running clubs in the world in addition to our cycling club. With over 50 team members in the United States and with 40 sister locations worldwide. We are a global brand that is about being active, taking risks, and settling for nothing less than the best beer and customer experiences.

What You Will Do:

This position will directly to the General Manager and work closely with the US Head of Sales. General responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Compile and analyze data over time to forecast sales trends
  • Communicate with operations, sales, retail, and management frequently
  • Review past sales data to determine trends in productivity
  • Coordinate established pricing in wholesale and retail zones across all company platforms
  • Evaluate third-party data to determine best practices for company success
  • Present actionable information and insights to team members and management
  • Manage our CRM system and keep all other systems up to date with current costing and sales prices
  • Prepare, as needed, all new NIF forms for distribution partners
  • Ensure accuracy in reporting that all items sold meets proper established operations protocols
  • All other duties as assigned by management

Skills and Experience Needed for this Position:

  • Bachelor’s degree preferred in finance marketing, or business
  • 2+ years’ experience in analyzing complex datasets
  • 2+ years’ working with CRM and ERP systems
  • 2+ years’ experience in pricing management
  • 2+ years’ administrative or finance experience working with a CPG brand
  • Strong interpersonal, organizational, communications and data analytic skills
  • Ability to work as part of a team dynamic

Pay and Benefits for the Position:

  • Competitive salary of $65K-$80K (DOE)
  • Employer contributed medical, dental, vision, life, and AD&D benefits
  • 15 days paid time off per year
  • 11 paid company holidays a year
  • Discounts at our retail locations in the United States
  • Weekly beer allocations

Mikkeller Brewing San Diego is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  No walkin’s or recruiters.

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Director of Retail

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • This position will be a senior member of the leadership team and report directly to the General Manager. General responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
  • Directing retail strategy and planning
  • Preparing operational plans for each revenue division
  • Preparing retail reports and make recommendations to management on strategic direction for retail
  •  Scout new locations for retail when needed
  •  Develop pro forma P&Ls and case analysis for different retail scenarios
  •  Oversee, create, and revise all internal SOPs to ensure operational excellence at all locations
  •  Coordinate marketing efforts with each retail locations and the marketing team in San Diego
  •  Train all location level managers and supervisors
  • Maximize the profitability in each retail zone by adhering to prescribed KPIs
  • Create, plan, and implement new revenue generating activities and programs within each retail unit
  • Oversee the growth and management of all Mikkeller clubs in the US
  • Train and develop all retail personnel
  • Other duties as assigned by management

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree preferred
  • 5+ years’ retail management experience
  • 2+ years’ experience in multi-unit management experience
  • 2+ in managing clubs or customer loyalty programs preferred
  • 2+ years working in a multichannel revenue structure
  • Strong interpersonal, organizational, communications and data analytic skills
  • Ability to work as part of a team dynamic

Education and/or Experience:

  • A minimum of 2-year experience in customer service and hospitality
  • Cicerone Certified Beer Server
  • Current LEADs Certification

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Lead Packaging Technician

Lead Packaging Technician
Mikkeller Brewing is seeking a Lead Packaging Technician to join our team. The Lead Packaging
Technician works with the Packaging Manager to ensure Packaged goods are held to the highest
quality standards in an efficient manner. The Lead Packaging Technician will also lead the team
to meet the 40 bbl packaged per shift goal. The Lead Packaging Lead is also responsible for
Admin duties post packaging. This position will report directly to the Packaging Manager.
About Mikkeller
At Mikkeller Brewing San Diego we pride ourselves in delivering unique beer offerings and
experiences. We feature 80+ releases of unique beers a year and are expanding our reach all
over the United States. We have 2 tasting rooms in the greater San Diego area and feature a
full-service restaurant in San Francisco. We also have an e-commerce platform delivering beer
to 10 states as well as merchandise and nonalcoholic beer to all 50 states. We distribute beer
across the United States and are in 13 markets coast to coast with plans on expanding to
additional markets in the next 18 months. We also import Mikkeller products from all over the
globe for distribution and sale in the United States.
Mikkeller is all about the beer, but we are so much more than a beer brand. We have one of the
largest running clubs in the world in addition to our cycling club. With over 50 team members in
the United States and with 40 sister locations worldwide. We are a global brand that is about
being active, taking risks, and settling for nothing less than the best beer and customer
experiences.
What you will do:
● Assist with Cellar Operations Including but not limited to Brite Tank CIP, Carbonation, &
DO Monitoring.
● CIP all packaging equipment according to SOPs
● Participate in daily sensory analysis. Label cans and bottles.
● Ensures records of packaging statistics during runs are accurate, correctly filled &
communicated at end of shit via Daily Reported Activities email
● Assist Packaging Manager with packaging projects/tasks & EKOS data entry
● Safely dispense and handle cleaning chemicals including proper use of PPE.
● Uphold Mikkeller’s high standards of quality, safety, and cleanliness.
● Participates in Packaging shift rotation to accommodate production demands
● Performs Seam checks using the SEAmetal program and Checks D.O levels in packaged
goods using the Gehaltemeter.
● Assists packaging manager with Gehaltameter preventative maintenance
● Ensures Brite Tank Spec Logs are completed at the end of shift and beer is ready to be
packaged
● Assists in Team Development & Procedure creations
● Reports Equipment & Personnel issues to Packaging Manager In Weekly One on Ones
● Ensures packaging efficiency goals are met
Required Qualifications:
● Forklift Certified
● 6 month experience using an MRP or production management software
● 1 year of knowledge and experience bottling, canning, and record keeping procedures
● 1 year experience working in packaging at a production facility
Preferred Qualifications:
● Positive attitude & coachable
● Strong Leadership
● Strong Mechanical aptitude
● Strong communication skills
● Strong Work ethic & attention to detail
● Able to Lead a team respectfully & efficiently
● Strong Understanding of Dissolved Oxygen & Double Seam technology
● Ability To Work alongside other Departments as needed
Pay Range:
● $18.00/hr – $22.00/hr
Employee Classification:
● Full Time Employment
Employment Status:
● Non Exempt

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Lead Beer Tender (SF)

Lead Beertender/Shift Leader
Mikkeller Brewing is seeking a Full Time Lead Beertender to join our team. The Lead Beertender will help maintain culture and positive vibe of the brand experiences in the Tasting Room, while serving patrons world-class Mikkeller beers. This position will report directly to the Director of Retail.
About Mikkeller
At Mikkeller we pride ourselves in delivering unique beer offerings and experiences. We feature 80+ releases of unique beers a year and are expanding our reach all over the United States. We have 2 tasting rooms in the greater San Diego area and feature a full-service restaurant in San Francisco. We also have an e-commerce platform delivering beer to 10 states as well as merchandise and nonalcoholic beer to all 50 states. We distribute beer across the United States and are in 13 markets coast to coast with plans on expanding to additional markets in the next 18 months. We also import Mikkeller products from all over the globe for distribution and sale in the United States.
Mikkeller is all about the beer, but we are so much more than a beer brand. We have one of the largest running clubs in the world in addition to our cycling club. With over 50 team members in the United States and with 40 sister locations worldwide. We are a global brand that is about being active, taking risks, and settling for nothing less than the best beer and customer experiences.
What you will do:
• Convey knowledge about our company, our products, and everything our brand has to offer.
• Driven, positive attitude, solution based and go getter mentality.
• Provide above and beyond customer service with every customer.
• Provide service to each guest courteously, quickly, and efficiently.
• Lead by example and be a brand ambassador at all times.
• Conduct proper cash handling and sales through POS systems. Balance the cash drawer at the end of each shift. Distribute cash tips among beertenders.
• Ensuring the team takes required breaks and does not go into any unapproved overtime.
• Delegate tasks to the team and ensure all side work is completed.
• Properly communicate nightly reports to management.
• Maintain a clean, safe, focused, and productive environment on a daily basis.
• Use good judgment and communication when interacting with coworkers and tasting room guests.
• Understand when to elevate situations and report any issues to management.
• Answer guests’ questions or resolve customer issues/complaints, seek management when needed.
• Monitor the actions of guests on a continuous basis to ensure safety; reports any potential issues to management
• Responsible for ensuring cleanliness and hygiene of all bar areas.
• Ability to work as part of a team and create a fun environment for all guests.
• Assist with training new employees on all things Mikkeller and beer education.
• Perform monthly inventory counts of beer and merchandise.
• Responsible for opening and closing duties of the tasting room.
• Instruct Tasting Room staff on how to follow SOPs, enforce SOP protocols, and update when necessary.
• Communicate with Tasting Room staff about new beer releases and their flavor profiles.
• Change kegs and help maintain a clean and organized cold box.
• Oversee cleanliness of all physical bar areas, paying special attention to possible health hazards and code violations.
• Adhere to safety, sanitation and responsible alcohol service policies and procedures
• Assist management in event planning and execution..
• Assist in executing Mikkeller’s social media program – assist with stories on SoMe
• Assist in any retail location, in any capacity, that is deemed necessary
• Conduct proper sales through the POS system
• Performs all other duties as assigned by management
• Storefront Key Holder
Skills and experience required for this Position:
• Passionate about the Mikkeller Brand
• 21+ Years of Age
• Strong work ethic and full commitment to guest satisfaction
• Have a positive attitude and outgoing personality with excellent communication skills
• Be motivated, hard-working, safety-minded and innovative with a commitment to representing the brand
• Ability to work in a fast-paced environment
• Ability to multi-task and shift priorities with a focus on providing an exceptional guest experience
• Ability to work collaboratively in a team environment
• Ability to stand and walk for up to 8 hours at a time
• Ability to routinely lift and move up to 50 pounds
• Ability to bend, stoop, push and pull
• Availability to work a flexible schedule, including early mornings, days, evenings, weekends and holidays
• A minimum of 2 – years experience in customer service and hospitality
• Complete understanding of our draft system (Flux Capacitor)
• Cicerone Certified Beer Server (must complete and submit 1 month after hire)
• Current RBS Certification (must complete and submit on first week after hire)
• California Food Handlers Certification (must complete and submit on first week after hire)
Pay Rate:
• $18.32/hr + pooled tips
Employee Classification:
• Full Time Employment/ +Benefits
Employment Status:
• Non – Exempt

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Beer Tender Part-Time (SF)

Beertender/ Server
Mikkeller Brewing is seeking a part time Beertender to join our team. Beertender will help maintain culture and a positive vibe of the brand experiences in the Tasting Room, while serving patrons world-class Mikkeller beers. This position will report directly to the Assistant General Manager.
About Mikkeller
At Mikkeller we pride ourselves in delivering unique beer offerings and experiences. We feature 80+ releases of unique beers a year and are expanding our reach all over the United States. We have 2 tasting rooms in the greater San Diego area and feature a full-service restaurant in San Francisco. We also have an e-commerce platform delivering beer to 10 states as well as merchandise and nonalcoholic beer to all 50 states. We distribute beer across the United States and are in 13 markets coast to coast with plans on expanding to additional markets in the next 18 months. We also import Mikkeller products from all over the globe for distribution and sale in the United States.
Mikkeller is all about the beer, but we are so much more than a beer brand. We have one of the largest running clubs in the world in addition to our cycling club. With over 50 team members in the United States and with 40 sister locations worldwide. We are a global brand that is about being active, taking risks, and settling for nothing less than the best beer and customer experiences.
What you will do:
• Convey knowledge about our company, our products, and everything our brand has to offer.
• Driven, positive attitude, solution based and go getter mentality.
• Provide above and beyond customer service with every customer.
• Provide service to each guest courteously, quickly, and efficiently.
• Lead by example and be a brand ambassador at all times.
• Conduct proper cash handling and sales through POS systems. Balance the cash drawer at the end of each shift. Distribute cash tips among beertenders.
• Maintain a clean, safe, focused, and productive environment on a daily basis.
• Use good judgment and communication when interacting with coworkers and guests.
• Understand when to elevate situations and report any issues to management.
• Answer guests’ questions or resolve customer issues/complaints, seek management when needed.
• Monitor the actions of guests on a continuous basis to ensure safety; reports any potential issues to management
• Responsible for ensuring cleanliness and hygiene of all bar areas.
• Ability to work as part of a team and create a fun environment for all guests.
• Assist with training new employees on all things Mikkeller and beer education.
• Responsible for opening and closing duties of the tasting room.
• Change kegs and help maintain a clean and organized cold box.
• Oversee cleanliness of all physical bar areas, paying special attention to possible health hazards and code violations.
• Adhere to safety, sanitation and responsible alcohol service policies and procedures
• Conduct proper sales through the POS system
• Performs all other duties as assigned by management
• Draft line maintenance includes; Beer line cleaning, Cleaning and disassembly and reassembly of couplers, Co2 gas line maintenance (finding leaks)
Skills and experience required for this Position:
• Passionate about the Mikkeller Brand
• 21+ Years of Age
• Strong work ethic and full commitment to guest satisfaction
• Have a positive attitude and outgoing personality with excellent communication skills
• Be motivated, hard-working, safety-minded and innovative with a commitment to representing the brand
• Ability to work in a fast-paced environment
• Ability to multi-task and shift priorities with a focus on providing an exceptional guest experience
• Ability to work collaboratively in a team environment
• Ability to stand and walk for up to 8 hours at a time
• Ability to routinely lift and move up to 50 pounds
• Ability to bend, stoop, push and pull
• Availability to work a flexible schedule, including early mornings, days, evenings, weekends and holidays
• A minimum of 1 year experience in customer service and hospitality
• Cicerone Certified Beer Server (must complete and submit 1 month after hire)
• Current RBS Certification (must complete and submit on first week after hire)
• California Food Handlers Certification (must complete and submit on first week after hire)
Pay Rate:
• SF Minimum Wage ($16.32/hr) + Pooled Tips
Employee Classification:
• Part Time Employment
Employment Status:
• Non – Exempt

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Mikkeller Brewing San Diego is an equal opportunity organization that does not tolerate discrimination or harassment. All team members of Mikkeller Brewing San Diego are required to follow our Standards of Conduct. Also, all vendors, affiliates, and customers are required to adhere to these policies as they apply to bullying, discrimination, or harassment. Please review our Standards of Conduct in more detail here.