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Posted January 29th

Distiller

Fort Worth, Texas


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Posted January 29th

Distiller

Fort Worth, Texas

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Full Time

Position Title: Distiller

Location: Fort Worth, TX

Who are we?

Pernod Ricard USA is the premium spirits and wine company in the U.S. The company's leading spirits and wines include such prestigious brands as ABSOLUT® Vodka, Chivas Regal® Scotch Whisky, The Glenlivet® Single Malt Scotch Whisky, Jameson® Irish Whiskey, Malibu®, Kahlúa® Liqueur, Beefeater® Gin, and Avión™ Tequila such superior wines as Jacob's Creek® and Brancott Estate®; and such exquisite champagnes and sparkling wines as Perrier-Jouët® Champagne, G.H. Mumm™ Champagne and Mumm Napa® sparkling wines. Learn more about our history, values, strategies and organization by visiting us at http://www.pernod-ricard-usa.com/

Working at Pernod Ricard

Working for Pernod Ricard USA means working for the co-leader in the global wines and spirits industry - and having the opportunity to work with great people and great brands in diverse and challenging roles. Our success is the result of the passion and creativity of our people, our exceptional portfolio of leading premium brands, and a shared commitment to our values of entrepreneurship, mutual trust, and a strong sense of ethics. Pernod Ricard USA rewards both individual initiative and a spirit of collaboration, and encourages ongoing professional development. Pernod Ricard USA recognizes the importance of continuously building upon our diverse workforce and inclusive culture. We believe in championing an inclusive culture that embraces differences and encourages employees to challenge themselves and their colleagues.

Note: All candidates must be fully vaccinated for Covid-19 (at least two weeks after last vaccine dose) and present proof of upon hiring unless you qualify for a reasonable accommodation based on a disability or sincerely held religious belief (effective December 8, 2021).

Position Summary

Firestone & Robertson Distilling Co. is seeking a hardworking individual to join our growing team as Distiller . This position will report directly to the Lead Distiller, and the primary role is to provide support to our award-winning distilling team through various production activities. The position is best suited for an individual who can follow standard operating procedures with utmost attention to detail, multi-task, and thrive in a team atmosphere. A distillery is a physically demanding environment, so the ideal candidate should also be comfortable working in a non-climate controlled, fast-paced workplace. Virtually all duties of the Distiller will take place either outside or in a non-climate-controlled building. Many duties common to general Warehouse positions will also be the responsibility of the Distiller . Specific roles of the Distiller will include tasks such as, but not limited to:

KeyResponsibilities

  • Assist Distillers in production of spirits
  • Assist in grain deliveries and grain cleaning
  • Assist in barrel unloading, barrel filling, barrel transportation, and barrel warehousing
  • Cleaning, sanitation and maintenance of distillery equipment
  • Tank transfers of mash and whiskey
  • Assisting other team members as needed, including our grounds team
  • Proper handling and utilization of chemicals required for sanitization and cleaning of equipment
  • Understanding and practicing all internal safety standards
  • Assist maintenance with troubleshooting equipment problems within thedistillery

  • Experience & Requirements

  • Minimum High School diploma or equivalent
  • Additional trade school and or college is a plus
  • Good trouble shooting skills, and strong mechanical/electrical aptitude
  • Good written and verbal communication skills
  • Good basic computer skills - ability to train with business software
  • A problem solver with attention to detail
  • Good organizational skills
  • Ability to work both independently and within a team
  • Once sufficiently trained, be comfortable completing tasks with limited supervision
  • Enjoys working under pressure and at a fast pace
  • Experience in a production/manufacturing/warehouse environment preferred
  • Ability to stand for extended periods of time
  • Ability to perform repetitive motions for extended periods of time
  • Must be able to frequently lift up to 50 pounds
  • Trained in forklift operations, or willing and ability to learn
  • Must be available to work extended hours and weekends as needed for special production runs and or special events
  • Must be available to work at both F&R locations in Ft. Worth, as needed

  • Benefits

    Pernod Ricard USA offers competitive compensation, performance bonuses and domestic & international career development opportunities.

    * Pernod Ricard USA is anEqual Opportunity Employer of Minorities, Females, Protected Veterans, and Individuals with Disabilities.

    * Offers will be subject to United States local terms.

    Job Posting End Date:

    Target Hire Date :
    2021-11-01-07:00

    Target End Date :
    Location
    Fort Worth, Texas