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Distillery Production Worker

Sonoma Distilling Company

Rohnert Park, CA

Job Description:

The Sonoma Distilling Company is an award winning distillery located in Rohnert Park, California. We are expanding our team and seek to fill a full time production position. Distillery specific training will be provided. Shifts will range from 8 to 10 hours per day; up to 40+ hours per week. Scheduling flexibility is a plus. This is a full time position with benefits following a probationary period. Compensation is based on work experience.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
The Distillery Worker for Sonoma Distilling Company is responsible for assisting in all phases of the distilling process (Grain and Material Handling, Mashing, Fermenting, Distilling, CIP/COP, Barreling, Bottling and Packaging, Inventory Management). This individual is a critical team member in the production of our whiskeys and will work closely with the Production Manager to help achieve daily, monthly and yearly production goals. The ideal candidate should have an aptitude to learn, develop, understand, and follow all safety and quality standards and standard operating procedures (SOP’s) of the distillery. This candidate must also be willing to regularly clean and maintain all equipment and facilities, be a team player and be ready to work in a fast paced environment.

Physical Requirements:
Frequent Bending/Stooping/Kneeling
Climbing ladders and stairs
Frequent Lifting-Heavy (50-70 Lbs)
Frequent reaching, pulling, pushing
Prolonged periods of standing and walking

Other Requirements:
High school diploma or equivalent required
Must be 21 years of age or older
Must pass background check
No present or past problems with drugs or alcohol
Forklift experience
Willingness to work evenings and weekends, schedule flexibility


Any experience with welding, plumbing or commercial electric is a plus but not required.


2+ years experience in a distillery, brewery or winery is required.


Please respond with a resume and an email introducing yourself and why you feel you would be a good fit for Sonoma Distilling Company. Two references will also be required. We are hiring immediately and only qualified candidates will be asked to interview in person. Sonoma Distilling Company offers medical, dental and vision, paid time off (sick, vacation and holiday), opportunities for training and education, quarterly take home bottles, and company product discounts.

Sonoma Distilling Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive and safe environment for all employees.

Additional Information:

Job Posted:
Tuesday, May 7th
Type of Work:
Full Time
Salary Information:
DOE