Vacancy: All-round Operator Brewing at breweries Palm, De Hoorn & Rodenbach

Placed by Yelka Van den Eede op

What are you going to do?

You are responsible for independently carrying out various processes within the various sub-departments in our production (filter, cooling & brewing room).

This means that on the one hand, when you cooperate in the filter room, you are responsible for connecting tanks and tankers; cleaning tanks and pipes; starting up, adjusting and cleaning the filter; the right samples and analyzes on site, including quality assessment.

On the other hand, when you participate in the brewing room, you are responsible for monitoring the brewing process. This starts with the receipt of malt, raw grains, sugar and other raw materials to the cooling of the wort. The brewing hall is fully automated, which means that the operation of the various installations is computer-controlled. The recipes drawn up must be accurately carried out by you within established specifications.

In addition to operating the brewing installations, operating the various utilities (steam boilers, water treatment, CO2), performing quality checks during the brewing process, cleaning parts and performing other maintenance tasks are also part of your core tasks.

These various tasks are monitored via an information system on the computer. In this information system you will process, among other things, the raw materials used, quality checks performed and maintenance tasks.

Finally, when you work in the cooling room, you will be responsible for independently carrying out various processes for fermentation and lagering. This means that you are responsible for, among other things, the cooling of the beer, the follow-up of the fermentation, the centrifugation and lagering of the beer.

Of course you help ensure the order and tidiness of the workspace and the installations. All this in a largely automated environment and with the necessary attention to hygiene and sterile operation typical of the food sector.


This is what we offer you

A challenging job, with plenty of opportunities to do business within a rapidly growing company and to realize your ambitions. In addition, you will find an open and informal working environment with us, where core values ​​such as entrepreneurship, ownership and collaboration are paramount.

We also offer good terms of employment, with an eye for internal training and personal development. We have set up a training academy especially for this.


Who are you?

  • You have a higher secondary education diploma, with a specialization year, in a (bio)technical direction or equivalent and you have an affinity with the food sector;
  • You have a sense of responsibility and can work independently within a flexible environment;
  • You work in the heart of the brewery, so naturally you are interested in beer, our technologies and the brewing process;
  • You think personal development is important and you want to learn a lot;
  • Safety, quality, order and tidiness are among your priorities.
  • You are prepared to work in a three-shift system.


This is how you can apply

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Do you still have questions after reading this job description? Please feel free to contact us by calling or texting Ellen Cools on 0472 990 645.