Southern Distilling Company - Celebrate the Season at the Distillery, Bourbon is Here

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Southern Distilling Company is a family-owned company based in Statesville, North Carolina. A high-capacity production craft distillery, the company offers cost competitive contract distilling services, including bulk spirits production of custom mash bill non-GMO whiskeys, rums, and agave spirits, batching and blending of specialties and liqueurs, as well as, barrel warehousing and co-packaging services. Our fine Destination Distillery offers Tours & Tastings, as well as, beer, wine, and craft cocktails, highlighting our award-winning Southern Star Bourbon, Rye, Whiskey, and Double Shot Liqueur product line.

Distillery Maintenance Associate Job Description

The Maintenance Associate ensures the distillery is kept at the highest standards of cleanliness. This role is primarily focused on maintaining a clean and organized facility. The candidate will need to have attention to detail in executing a checklist of tasks as well as acting independently. This includes performing periodic maintenance, organizing tools, cleaning distilling equipment to ensure proper function, performing maintenance, and aiding in production when necessary.

Role and Responsibilities

  • Completes all daily, weekly, and monthly cleaning tasks
  • Maintain the distillery’s high standards of cleanliness and sanitation at all times throughout the facility
  • Operate heavy equipment, such as forklift, scissor lift, and tractor
  • Prioritize tasks and execute them
  • Complete tasks independently with supervision
  • Tasks include but are not limited to:
  • Tank cleaning
  • Floor mopping
  • Wall and window wipe down
  • Sweep and vacuum dust and debris
  • Run floor scrubber
  • Take out trash and recycling throughout the day

Qualifications and Education Requirements

  • High School Diploma or GED equivalent

Additional Qualifications

  • Can lift 50 pounds
  • At least 21 years old
  • Valid NC Driver’s License
  • Has no alcohol-related offenses on their record
  • Strong orientation toward quality control and safety
  • Communicates well with co-workers and customers
  • Proven ability to work independently
  • Cares about the customer and always provides exemplary customer service
  • Proficient with Mac computers, Microsoft Office software, iOS apps
  • Physically capable of working on feet, standing for long period of time, sitting, climbing stairs and ladders, bending, and kneeling
  • Strives for excellence in their work
  • Maintains a high degree of professionalism in both personal and professional life

Additional Notes

  • Saturday and/or second shift hours may be required

Job Type: Full-time
Salary Range: $12.00/hour

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