Open Positions

Head Brewer

Position Summary:

The Hopewell Brewing Company is growing and in need of a Head Brewer, a new position for Hopewell. This position reports directly to the Brewmaster and will ensure smooth management of brewery and packaging operations. 

The successful applicant will bring a mix of practical brewery experience along with team management, supply chain management, and work closely with company leadership in day-to-day operations. The Head Brewer will also contribute to building the overall Hopewell portfolio.

Benefits, retirement and PTO provided. Compensation commensurate with experience, and is within the $52,000 — $57,000 range. 

About Us:
The Hopewell Brewing Company is a progressive craft brewery located in Logan Square Chicago. We operate a taproom, brewery, and self-distribute in Illinois. 

The Role:
- Leading the brewing and packaging team in executing the production plan
- Coordinating with leadership to build the brew plan
- Leading and owning all production operations
- Assisting as needed in brewhouse, cellar, and packaging line
- Maintaining brewery SOPs and Food Safety Procedures
- Recipe development and raw materials selections
- Hop contracting and supply chain planning

- Demonstrated leadership experience
- 5+ years experience required
- Strong People management skills
- Love of craft beverage
- Experience in recipe development
- Alignment with the Hopewell mission and vision to foster a safe and inclusive space and business
- Must be 21+ and be able to lift up to 50lb 

Interested applicants should send a resume and cover letter (as attachments) to