Revolution Brewing is now hiring for positions at both our brewpub and new production brewery. This page will be updated frequently as positions become available, so check back if you don't see what you are looking for. We provide excellent benefits for full-time employees including health and dental insurance, 401K retirement savings and, of course, a cold beer at the end of the day. Revolution Brewing is an equal opportunity employer.
Area Sales Representative
Revolution Brewing is seeking candidates for an Area Sales Representative to join our fast-growing company. This position will be located out of our offices at our production brewery in Chicago, IL.
PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES: Responsible for account level representation and growth of Revolution Brewing products within assigned territory.
ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS AND DUTIES:
Work to become the preferred supplier within both accounts and local distributors
Develop expertise on Revolution’s products in the market, as well as those of our competitors
Work 4.5 days per week in the market visiting on and off premise accounts. On average, 1 day per week will be spent traveling to other distributor areas outside of the core territory. ½ day per week will be spent in recap communication to Retailers/Distributors/Director of Sales
Schedule and work with distributors personnel minimally one day per week visiting accounts
Conduct samplings, promotions and trainings at bars and restaurants
Set up and represent at regional festivals
Conduct brewery visits for retailers
QUALIFICATIONS & EXPERIENCE
The ideal candidate will have the following qualifications:
One to two years of experience working for a beer wholesaler or supplier within the Chicagoland market.
Bachelor’s degree (B.A.) from four-year college or university; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
Excellent interpersonal, written and oral communication skills
Proficiency in Microsoft Office programs, especially using formulas in Excel.
Must have a reliable car and be able to travel; overnight travel will be required of this position.
Must be able to work flexible hours as needed (including evenings and weekends)
Must be able to lift 35-pound cases, as well as maneuver and place 168-lb kegs.
Ability to work under pressure, prioritize tasks and handle multiple projects
Ability to work independently and as part of a team
Ability to adopt the Revolution Brewing voice in representing the brand
This is a full-time salaried position with pay commensurate with experience. Revolution is a great place to work and offers an excellent benefits package including paid vacation, fully-paid health and dental insurance and a 401K with company match.
To apply, please email resume and cover letter to email@example.com by May 15, 2014.
Revolution Brewing has exciting opportunities for energetic and enthusiastic summer interns to work with our sales & events team. Interns will also work in conjunction with distributors throughout the term of the internship. Our internships are full-time, paid, temporary positions lasting from June 15th to August 15th. You must reside in one of the following counties to be eligible for one of these positions: Lake, Northern Cook, Southern Cook, Western Cook, McHenry, Will, Grundy, Kankakee, Iroquois, DeKalb, Kane, Kendall, Dupage or in the city of Chicago.
Job Responsibilities • External Marketing Events -- Setting up & staffing various beer festivals in the Chicagoland area (weekend availability required) -- Distributing marketing materials to industry and interacting with the public as a representative of Revolution Brewing. -- Lead product samplings at both on- and off-premise accounts • Other -- Assist with seasonal brewery activities as needed. -- Assist with various office & administrative duties as needed
Job Requirements • Must be 21 years of age or older (no exceptions) • Must be currently enrolled in a 4-year degree program in business, marketing, advertising or sales • Craft beer knowledge is a plus, we are after all a brewery • Must have a valid driver’s license and a reliable vehicle • This position requires travel throughout the Chicagoland area • Able to lift at least 50 lbs. repeatedly and to maneuver heavier items such as 160 lb. kegs on occasion • Able to stand in excess of 8 hours at a time
Revolution Brewing is seeking a Full-Time Packaging Line Operator. This hourly position will be located at our production brewery in Chicago, IL. We have both canning and bottling lines and will cross-train operators on both lines.
The ideal candidate will have the following qualifications.
- At least 1 year experience on a canning or bottling line in a commercial production facility. - Mechanical knowledge of proper use of tools and machinery. - Able to effectively and efficiently run all of the packaging equipment contained onsite (keg cleaner, filler, bottling line and canning line). - An aptitude for troubleshooting basic mechanical & electrical system. - Remain on your feet for the entire shift. - Punctual every day with flexible finishing times. - High standard for quality, attention to detail and cleanliness. - Take appropriate safety measures to ensure the health and wellness of self and coworkers - Ability to work under pressure and under deadlines. - Flexible work schedule.
PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS AND ENVIRONMENTAL CONDITIONS • Able to lift 50-60 lbs. • Able to climb ladders up to 20 feet. • Able to work in an environment with high noise levels. • Able to work with hazardous chemicals. • Able to frequently duck under conveyors/equipment. • Able to climb stairs. • Able to wear required Personal Protective Equipment.
Revolution Brewing is currently seeking full and part-time hosts for our award-winning Logan Square brewpub. Ideal candidates must be outgoing, friendly, enthusiastic individuals with customer service experience in a high paced environment. Good communication skills and multi-tasking are a must.