Position: Tap Room / Bottle Shop / Events Team Member
Type: Part Time, Hourly
Left Field Brewery is a small, Toronto-based family company with a passion for making great tasting beer. We also happen to love baseball. We value highly skilled, friendly, hard working beer lovers who enjoy working in an open, collaborative and creative environment.
Our Tap Room, Bottle Shop and Events teammates are integral in shaping the Left Field brand and company culture as we grow together. This individual will provide customer service in the Tap Room and Bottle Shop and at events. They will identify opportunities to go above and beyond in order to create exceptional customer experiences. This position will require a flexible work schedule for approximately 15-20 hours per week with variances based on seasonality and needs of the business. Weekend availability (Friday – Sunday) is mandatory.
Greeting and providing exceptional service to all brewery visitors
Serving draught beer in the Tap Room
Processing customer purchases in the Bottle Shop
Re-stocking beer fridge and retail items in a neat, presentable fashion
Responding to general inquiries
Daily cleaning of the Tap Room, Bottle Shop and other areas as assigned
Daily opening and closing of the Tap Room and Bottle Shop
Leading guided tours and tastings for large groups
Managing Tap Room capacity
Serving beer at festivals and events
General brewery duties and special projects, as assigned
Exceptional customer service skills. Prior serving experience is mandatory.
A passion for great beer and a strong knowledge of beer, the brewing process and beer styles
Experience working in a fast-paced environment
Outgoing with strong public speaking skills
Excellent communicator, personable, warm and friendly
A team player
Smart Serve & Retail Alcohol Sales certification
At least 18 years of age or older
Ability to work flexible and occasionally long hours
Must be available to work primarily evening and weekend shifts
Formal Beer Training, i.e. Cicerone, Prud’homme, etc. is an asset
Class G Driver’s License is an asset
TouchBistro experience is an asset
The ideal candidate will be a 5-tool player. In baseball, this is an athlete who excels at hitting for average, hitting for power, base running, throwing, and fielding. We’re looking for a similar all-star with a diversified set of skills that will complement the above listed qualifications in contributing to a small, lean organization. Have another set of great skills that are not listed above? Let us know what they are!
Left Field Brewery is an equal opportunity employer, committed to diversity and inclusion. We will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, colour, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, Aboriginal/Native American status or any other legally-protected factors. Accessibility accommodations during the application process are available, just let us know in your application.
To apply for this role, send a cover letter and resume to firstname.lastname@example.org. Please include the job title in the e-mail subject line and list your top 5 tools in the e-mail body. Selected candidates will be contacted for a group interview.
Please note that this is NOT a brewing position.