- Homepage for the Wine Industry

winejobs > job details

Production Operator

Greenbar Distillery

Los Angeles, CA

Job Description:

Production Operator

Greenbar Distillery has an opening for a full-time distillery production operator at its company headquarters in downtown Los Angeles. This would be an ideal position for an individual with solid brewery or winery experience.


Responsibilities include duties related to all areas of production as well as general labor in the facility. As a direct report to the Vice President of Operations, the production operator will assist or perform, as assigned, in the areas of infusion, distillation, bottling, warehousing, r&d, inventory management, maintenance and compliance. Additional duties will be assigned to accommodate for changing business objectives.

The production operator will ensure that all bottling line materials are in place to meet daily production runs; run and troubleshoot the bottling line; pack filled bottles into boxes and palletize cases to ready for shipment; clean and sanitize all areas and equipment, pre and post production; handle raw ingredient and finished good inventories; process infusions; operate filtration equipment; forecast production needs and order materials; maintain accurate paper and digital records in company format; perform general plant and equipment preventative maintenance and upgrades; perform testing and lab work as assigned; perform administrative tasks as assigned; operate distillation equipment; operate forklift in accordance with mandated safety standards; operate motor vehicles, and operate any additional plant equipment not previously mentioned.


All individuals on the team will be expected to cross-train and learn to operate all equipment.
To be successful in the Production Operator position at Greenbar Distillery, an individual shall:
Meet or exceed production requirements and quotas
Have a working knowledge of mathematics and chemistry
Communicate problems and issues effectively in order to keep the operation running
Work in a team environment with a courteous and ambitious attitude
Prioritize work while maintaining high quality standards
Adhere to rules and company policies, including safety rules
Adhere to company time and attendance schedules
Learn new skills and complete training as assigned

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand; walk: climb; use hands to finger, handle, or feel: reach with hands and arms; stoop, kneel, crouch, and hear. The employee must regularly lift and/or move more than 50 pounds. Specific abilities in this job include close distance, color, and peripheral vision, as well as depth perception and ability to adjust focus.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly exposed to a damp environment with hot liquids, airborne particles, chemicals and moving machinery.

Pay & Benefits:
Pay is DOE. The hours of work are presently 6:30AM to 3:00PM, and may change according to business objectives. Mandatory overtime may be required.
Benefits include paid time off, subsidized health insurance and life insurance.

Greenbar Distillery, based in the Arts District of downtown Los Angeles, is the city’s first distillery since Prohibition and makes the world's largest portfolio of craft organic spirits, including TRU Vodka, CITY Gin, CRUSOE Rum, FRUITLAB Liqueur, IXÁ Tequila, SLOW HAND Whiskey, GRAND POPPY Amaro and BAR KEEP Bitters. Founded in 2004 by the husband-and-wife team Melkon Khosrovian and Litty Mathew, the company seeks to make better spirits for a better planet.

Additional Information:

Job Posted:
Wednesday, November 8th
Type of Work:
Full Time