Position: Brand Ambassador
Type: Part Time, Hourly (Seasonal – Summer)
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.
Under the direction of the External Events Team Leader, Brand Ambassadors act as brewery representatives at various events where Left Field Brewery beer is served and/or promoted. This includes but is not limited to beer festivals, sporting events, farmers markets and community events. The Ambassador will be responsible for setting up equipment, tables, tents, pouring beer, and educating consumers on our beers and brand identity.
Greeting and providing exceptional service to event attendees
Engage and educate consumers on our brands, the brewing process and our brewery
Pour draught and packaged beer
Set-up and maintain a high-impact, clean and tidy branded serving area
Organize and transport equipment, beer, merchandise, and promotional materials to and from events
Cash and token/ticket handling including use of mobile POS and credit/debit processing
Set up, break down, and clean event booth area and supplies
Maintenance of all event equipment
Exceptional customer service skills
A passion for great beer and knowledge of beer, the brewing process and beer styles
Excellent communicator, personable, warm and friendly
Positive attitude and a team player
Knowledge of draft and flash cooling (jockey box) systems and principles
Formal Beer Training, i.e. Cicerone, Prud’homme, etc. is an asset
Must be enthusiastic, engaging, organized and passionate about beer
Weekend availability for full event schedule between May – August
Ability to work flexible and occasionally long hours
Some overnight travel may be required
Class G Driver’s License with clean drivers abstract
Smart Serve Certification
At least 18 years of age or older
Physical Demands: Regularly required to stand for long periods of time. Must be able to lift and move objects up to 50lbs
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, 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 the following to [email protected];
Summary of summer weekend availability (May – August)
Please include the job title in the e-mail subject line and list your top 5 tools in the e-mail body.
Only successful candidates will be contacted for an interview.
Please note that this is a seasonal contract position.