Manchester Brewery joseph holt

Technical Brewer

Where: Joseph Holt Brewery, Manchester, M3 1JD

Love Brewing? Love Beer? Love Pubs? Want to Develop a Career in the Brewing Industry?

Look no further, you could be about to join one of the largest independent family breweries & pub co in the North West.

Joseph Holt is an independent family owned company, operating over 120 pubs, restaurants and hotels within Greater Manchester, Cheshire and Lancashire, producing a range of award-winning beers from our Brewery in Manchester, Cheetham Hill. We are a friendly family run company that are passionate about what we do.

We are looking for a full time Technical brewer to join the family.

Job Description

  • Working within an established brewing team on all activities associated with the brewing and packaging of ales and lagers
  • Main working area will be brewhouse, fermentation, yeast handling, laboratory, filtration, beer transfers, packaging
  • People management of the brewing and packaging team
  • Product development and process optimisation will be key
  • High focus on quality control
  • Project work and Capex, when required
  • Managing production requirements whilst delivering KPIs

About You

  • The successful candidate will be self-motivated, sociable, willing to learn, have a good work ethic and a passion for beer
  • Previous experience working in a brewery is essential. A minimum of 3-5 years in the industry is preferred
  • Institute of Brewing and Distilling Exams or equivalent desirable but not essential. Support is given to sit IBD exams
  • If the successful candidate needs to relocate, Joseph Holt will provide accommodation at one of our pubs with letting bedrooms for the first couple of months


Salary – commensurate with skills and experience.

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To apply please send your CV and any covering letter directly to Jane Kershaw – [email protected]

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