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Brewery worker

You could be working on the whole of the beer production cycle, or just part of it.
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What does a brewery worker do?

As a brewery worker, you could be working on the whole of the beer production cycle, or just part of it. You could be preparing and weighing ingredients, monitoring the temperature of beer, bottling beer or cleaning equipment. You may be working in a small micro-brewery or at a large brewery. Work can be physically demanding, so a certain level of fitness is important. 


What do I need to do to become a brewery worker?

You do not need any specific qualifications to work as a brewery worker. You may be able to start work in this industry through an apprenticeship. 


Related skills

  • Teamwork
  • Technical ability
  • Physical fitness
  • Time management
  • Communication
  • Attention to detail

Vocational route

Apprenticeship

Related subjects

  • Chemistry
  • Food technology
  • Physical education

Desirable qualifications

  • GCSE maths
  • GCSE English

Where could I be working?

You’ll be working indoors and usually to a shift pattern.

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