New job at Puddingstone Distillery


New role for a distillery & production assistant

This position has now been filled

Full-time, £9/hr first three months, rising to £10/hr, will consist of some evening and weekend work.

Would you like to work for an award winning gin distillery with exciting growth plans? Are you interested in the outdoors, food and drink – (especially gin!) and conservation? If so, please read on… Puddingstone Distillery is a dedicated gin distillery and the home of Campfire Gin. We have a unique opportunity for a Distillery & Production Assistant to join our small team.

Main purposes of the the job

To assist head distiller with production duties and serve customers in the distillery shop.

Key tasks

  • Bottling and labelling product ready for sale
  • Assisting with moving heavy objects in the distillery
  • Accurately recording batch and bottle numbers
  • Cleaning the stills after distillation
  • Accurately weighing botanicals ready for distillation
  • Maintaining stock levels of botanicals and packaging
  • Checking for damaged packaging and reporting any damage to the head distiller
  • Packing and boxing up trade and private customer orders
  • Maintaining cleanliness in distillery – mop floors, washing up, cleaning surfaces and other distillery equipment
  • Tidying and cleaning down of distillery exterior, sweeping frontage and access to shop
  • Making trade deliveries and reporting any observations to head distiller
  • Serve customers in distillery shop – talking them through the products, production methods in brief, serving taster samples and processing payments
  • Assisting at off site events – setting up/taking down gazebo/stand, serving customers and processing payments

About you

  • Deadline driven
  • Excellent communication skills – both written and verbal
  • Able to take instruction
  • Have an interest in the outdoors, food and drink (especially gin), conservation
  • Good local knowledge
  • Ideally be over 21
  • Driving licence with own transport as public transport is limited
  • Can’t have an allergy to nuts
  • Meticulous attention to detail
  • Able to lift heavy items
  • Non smoker

How to apply

If this role is of interest and you would like to learn more, please email your CV and covering letter to