Taproom Staff


School is back in season and we're looking to bring on one more permanent staff member for our taproom! The ideal candidate has: 1. availability at least 4 shifts per week with daytime availability, and some evening availability (2/3 days per week) 2. a knowledge of and excitement for craft beer and 3. a fun-loving, social attitude to responsible service

Applicants are asked to email their resume to careers@kbeer.ca prior to Sept 6th to be considered. Please include a word, or pdf copy of your current resume and a brief cover letter explaining your knowledge of the craft beer scene in Ottawa; applications can be addressed to the Mike Hall - Taproom Manager. Applications not received in the format or to the email specified will be excluded from consideration. If you require an alternate method of applying please call 613.728.7845 x103.

Why work for Kichesippi? We pride ourselves in being a community focused, family run business. Every employee will have direct and open communication channels to management and will be involved in their career advancement within the company. We are an equal opportunity employer who encourages individuals from any race, religion, colour, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, non-disqualifying physical or mental disability, national origin, veteran status or any other basis to apply. All employment is decided on the basis of qualifications, merit, and business need. Wage starting at general minimum wage ($14/h) plus equal share in the tip pool (based on hours/sales). We strive to provide hourly employees with set schedules 2 weeks in advance. Group benefits are offered to full-time staff members. Safe and happy environment with fringe benefits relating to craft beer and events. Opportunities to be involved with community events, event planning at the brewery, and potential further career growth in the Craft Beer industry.

Job Requirements: Must currently hold valid Ontario smart serve certification, A minimum of 1 year experience working in the restaurant industry, Must be able to lift up to 50lbs (merch, cases of beer, etc); comfortable using a dolly for moving kegs or cases of beer, and ability to be mobile/on your feet for prolonged periods of time. A basic knowledge of craft beer, beer styles, service of beer and a desire for further learning. Understanding of general restaurant service tools (POS terminals, payment systems, tray skills, draught systems, etc), Understanding of workplace safety and harassment laws; demonstrated ability to work safely and effectively in a team environment and follow workflow processes.

Additional desired qualifications: Attention to detail, effective communication in the application process and demonstrated exemplary customer service skills; we want people who are excited about craft beer and want to be a part of connecting our beer with the world! Safe food handling certification, first aid training, JHSC level 1 or 2 certification Beer specific training or certification, advanced knowledge of brewing processes. Conversationally muli-lingual Valid driver’s license

Due to the volume of applications, only candidates selected for interviews will be contacted.

Thanks, we look forward to hearing from you!


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