Packaging Operator

Position Description

Bent Paddle is seeking a hard-working go-getter to join our Packaging Crew. Someone with a positive team player attitude, good mechanical and troubleshooting skills. This position is full-time (38-40 hours) and is for our 2nd shift working most weeks Mon thru Thurs from 10a-9p. This position does requires some flexibility to adjust to seasonal needs and/or equipment/process changes, that is the nature of a production environment. That means that occasionally the team may be required to shift a start time up by an hour or two or work some Fridays in order to meet the weeks production goals.

The packaging team works with a Wild Goose 5 head canning line and a Brewsky 100, with limited seasonal bottling. We package a variety of Bent Paddle craft beverages   beer plus our hemp derived cannabis, as well as contracted brand beverages.

 Position Description:

  • Set up and breakdown of canning and kegging line
  • Operate machinery: canning and kegging line, bottling line seasonally, and forklift (training and certification offered by BPBC)
  • Palletize cases & kegs
  • Work with production team on QA/QC to ensure high quality consistency product
  • Equipment maintenance and ability to troubleshoot mechanical issues as well as perform preventative maintenance
  • Coordinate and communicate with brewery team to ensure we are all paddling in the same direction
  • Assist in tracking of weekly packaging materials product availability
  • Stock, organize and maintain cleanliness of packaging equipment and stations
  • Abide by all OSHA regulations
  • Additional support of warehouse when needed: unloading/receiving shipments with proper reconciliation
Physical Requirements
  • Preferred experience working in a repetitive manufacturing/production environment.
  • Able to stand for the length of work shift with permitted breaks
  • Able to work in conditions typical of a manufacturing environment (cool, warm, hot, humid, wet)
  • Able to frequently push, pull, lift and/or move objects up to 20lbs. and occasionally push, pull, and/or move objects to 160lbs.
  • Able to sit, climb, balance, stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl
Perks of the Paddle

We offer competitive compensation and a full benefits package for full-time employees. Bent Paddle pays 50% of employee medical premiums and 25% for dependents. We also offer free employee Dental, Short Term Disability and $25k Life Insurance. We match up to 3% on our company sponsored Simple IRA program. We have various recreational gear for employee use (kayaks, SUP, canoes), beer, gear and more!

You can find our application online at We are looking to fill this position as soon as possible. Qualified and interested individuals should email their application and cover letter to Bent Paddle is proud to be an EOE.

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Tue 12-10pm

Wed 12-10pm

Thu 12-10pm

Fri 12-11pm

Sat 12-11pm

Sun 12-10pm

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