Manager, Quality Assurance

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Dreaming big is in our DNA. Brewing the world’s most loved beers and creating meaningful experiences is what inspires us. We are owners, empowered to lead real change, deliver on tough challenges, and take accountability for the results. We are looking for talent that shares these values, that is ambitious, bold & resilient. We want talent that is looking for fast career growth, cross-functional experiences, global exposure and robust training & development.


The Quality Assurance Manager will oversee a broad quality assurance program through rigorous procedures aimed at controlling beer from ‟grain to glass.” The QA Manager performs cross-functional training guaranteeing that all aspects of production live up to the manufacturing of a food safe product for consumers and that meets the highest quality standards possible. This position not only manages the QA program, but also serves in a technical role, as well, leading microbiological and chemical analysis.

SALARY: $74,000 – $90,000



  • Develop Standard Operating Procedures and align functionally, bettering the quality of the beer.

  • Maintains program budget. Escalating CAPEX needs for new equipment if necessary.

  • Responsible for overseeing sensory tasting panels to create quality framework/foundation.

  • Collaborates with brewing, packaging, and management teams to implement delegated tasks central to the Quality program.

  • Responsible for QA equipment procurement, installation and applicable performance management.

  • Organizes and provides training to field staff to ensure external standards.

  • Manage hourly lab personnel while utilizing brewery staff for QA processes and checks.

  • Oversee general chemical and microbiological analyses on water and the brewery environment.

  • Oversee standardized laboratory test on in-process and finished beer, including wort and yeast.

  • Accountable for all consumer, retail, and wholesaler complaint and product quality issues are met with the proper level of investigation and follow up.

  • HACCP team leader responsible for owning routine meetings and trainings

  • Maintains HACCP binder including, but not limited to, management of suppliers, raw materials, allergens, pest control, internal and external audits, and plant sanitation

  • Engage with any cross brewing or repack locations to ensure product quality.


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Brewing, Chemistry, Food Science, or related field.

  • 3+ of beer, food, or beverage industry experience.

  • Certified Cicerone preferred

  • TTB certified chemist preferred

  • HACCP or other food safety certification preferred

  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office and SAP preferred.

  • Working knowledge of general lab equipment and procedures.

  • General understanding of all brewing, cellaring, and filtration processes.

  • Ability to work within a team-oriented environment.

  • Thorough knowledge of basic lab techniques (pipetting, microscopy, and aseptic sampling).

  • Understanding of troubleshooting tools for root cause analysis and corrective actions

  • Thorough knowledge of HACCP and food safety

  • Formal beer tasting trained.

  • Conducts work in a sitting position; however, job requires frequent standing, walking, bending, stooping, and light lifting.

  • Infrequent, but consistent travel is expected.


  • Career development and advancement opportunities

  • Competitive salary

  • Paid vacations

  • Comprehensive benefits including medical, vision, dental, life, FSA

  • Company-paid meal dining privileges

  • 401K plan

  • Pub discounts

  • Events

  • Free Beer


Brewers Collective helps to unlock our 20+ craft brewery partners’ full potential by bringing them industry-leading expertise and increased best practice sharing, empowering them to tap into the strength of our collective Anheuser-Busch family. We share an unwavering devotion to the authentic origins of each brewery, the beer, and the communities they serve.

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Littleton, CO, United States Location
Full Time Job Type

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