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Production Technician I

Cutwater Spirits
San Diego, CA
  • Expired: February 25, 2021. Applications are no longer accepted.

Job DescriptionCutwater Spirits is looking for a Production Technician to add to our growing team! Please email your resume directly to to be considered.The Production Tech I is the entry level into the production/packaging team. They work on packaging lines to completes various tasks necessary to ship finished products from Cutwater Spirits.

The Production Tech I is responsible for: can-filling machinery, bottle-filling machinery, boxing machinery, pallet wrapping machinery, and other general production operations. They work as a valuable team member, and the positions focus is on maintaining consistency and timeliness within the production functionall while maintaining high quality. This position works under the direction of the Operations Manager.Daily Duties, Functions, and Responsibilities: Work on packaging lines (canning and bottling).

Use a forklift to move materials and finished products. Unload packaging materials from pallets. Load finished products onto pallets.

Maintain cleanliness of the distillery warehouse. Follows SOPs to ensure that products are packaged consistently. Works closely with the Operations Manager to ensure smooth operation of packaging machinery and equipment.

Performs daily start-up and clean-up procedures on all assigned packaging stations. Works with maintenance employees/personnel to assist with equipment problems and troubleshooting. Performs daily basic maintenance for machinery.

Assists in the production records management. Works to achieve packaging/distribution short and long-term goals and metrics. Adheres to all safety precautions, rules and guidelines.

May stack and palletize finished product and prepare storage. May manually operate all phases of packaging in the case of machinery failure/maintenance. Embraces and fulfills the core values and culture of Cutwater Spirits.

Other duties as assigned.Physical Conditions: Work takes place in cold, hot, wet, humid, and loud environment for long periods. Requires routine lifting of 40-60 pounds. Conducts most work in a standing position.

Requires frequent standing, walking, bending, stooping and lifting. Requires frequent operation of a variety of warehouse machine/equipment. Requires the ability to manipulate large quantities of bottles, packaging materials, hoses, pallets, etc.

with hands.Minimum Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities: Understands and employs a Safety-First approach. Must be 21 years of age, have a valid drivers license and safe driving record. Ability to maintain a Food Handlers Certification.

Detail oriented and ability to multi-task. Ability to work independently as well as strong team orientation and ability to work with diverse group of individuals. Technical, troubleshooting, and problem-solving skills.

Scheduling flexibility--ability to work a variety of shifts and availability on weekends and nights/overnights. Ability to follow oral and written instructionsEducation and Experience: Prior food/beverage production experience (preferred). Prior forklift experience (preferred).

High School Diploma or equivalent required.Cutwater Spirits offers competitive pay, benefits and a fantastic work environment. If you are a smart, dedicated person that gets excited about leading a fantastic team in a fast-paced environment, this might be the right position for you. Please email your resume directly to for consideration.Company DescriptionFrom the band of liquid pioneers behind Ballast Point Brewing and Spirits, one of the most successful beer brands in history.

Early in our brewing tenure, curiosity and creativity drew us to explore the art of distilling. The result is a diverse and award-winning family of spirits thats become the foundation for Cutwater. Building on the tradition with our minds wide open to the unconventional, the Cutwater crew is committed to bringing quality, ingenuity and integrity to the world of spirits.

At Cutwater we are dauntless spirits. We make whiskey, vodka, gin, rum, liqueur, mixers, canned cocktails, and beyond. Were always focused on the horizon, the road ahead.

Were just hardwired that way. Armed with some heavy experience, hard earned awards, and boundless energy, were charging ahead to carve out our place in the global spirits industry. We invite all who share our passion to join us on the journey.Cutwater is always focused on the horizon, the road ahead.

It's this kind of thinking that creates a unique work environment by rewarding talent, celebrating diversity and encouraging forward thinking. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability status or any other characteristic protected by applicable law.

Cutwater Spirits


San Diego, CA
92101 USA



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