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Backshift Distillery Supervisor

Date: Jun 9, 2021

Location: Louisville, KY, US

Company: Beam Suntory

Maker’s Mark a Subsidiary of Beam Suntory inspires human connections, memorable stories and family legacies by crafting the Spirits that Stir the World. Rooted in two centuries of family heritage, Beam Suntory has evolved into the world's third largest leading premium spirits company ... where each employee is treated like family and trusted with legacy. With our greatest assets - our premium spirits and our people - we're driving growth through impactful marketing, innovation and an entrepreneurial spirit. Beam Suntory is a place where you can come Unleash your Spirit by making an impact each and every day.


Maker’s Mark Distillery, a beautiful historic landmark, currently has the following position open  Backshift Distillery Supervisor in Loretto, KentuckyUnited States. This position will be based at the distillery which is approximately 20 miles south of Bardstown, KY.



The following position is open in Loretto, KY., - Maker's Mark Backshift Distillery Supervisor


What makes this a great opportunity?

Maker’s Mark is the world’s most recognized leader in premium bourbon and has a history of steady growth. The collaborative, Team-oriented culture and the beautiful Victorian Village campus make it an exceptionally inviting place to work.



Role Responsibilities

  • The successful candidate will help supervise distillery personnel for achieving production goals in all areas to include: receipt of raw materials, mashing, fermentation, distillation, and By-Products.
  • The successful candidate will be effective at problem-solving through collaboration.
  • The successful candidate will support strategic plans to help meet future growth.


Qualifications & Experience

  • Responsible for ensuring scheduled production and personnel needed to meet the distillation requirements are in place and running
  • Must know and be able to perform all job duties in the distillery
  • On occasion, will be required to fill in and perform one of the production positions while supervising (see criteria for distillery operator job description)
  • Ensure high quality standards are maintained
  • Special projects as assigned

Supports and adhere to the job requirements for the department with regards to Quality, Food Safety, Environmental, Health, and Safety regulations and fully support the company IMS objectives and initiatives





At Beam Suntory, people are our number one priority, and we believe our people grow together in diverse and inclusive environments where their unique insights, experiences and backgrounds are valued and respected. Beam Suntory is committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender identity, military veteran status and all other characteristics, attributes or choices protected by law. All recruitment and hiring decisions are based on an applicant’s skills and experience.

Nearest Major Market: Louisville