Career outlook for technical brewer
UK Salary Ranges
Currently employed in Scotland
What's it like?
You would be in charge of the beer production process in a brewery.
Typically, you would:
- Check brewing conditions and beer quality
- Keep records of production
- Work with suppliers
- Make sure ingredients meet high standards
- Oversee updates or repairs to machinery
- Look after stock
- Manage the packaging process
- Develop, test and produce new beers
- Manage staff
In a large brewery, you may look after just one area, such as fermentation, packaging or quality control. In a small or micro-brewery, you are likely to be involved in all stages of the brewing process.
UK employment status
Create a qualification route
We've found some examples of the qualifications that could help you get this job.Discover my route
Search course options
Thinking about your future? There are lots of courses available that could interest you. Use our course search to explore course options.Find courses
Search job opportunities
If you're looking for your new career our job search can help you. Discover interesting opportunities and decide your next steps.Find a job
Here are some of the skills needed for this job. Sign in to see how your skills match up.
- Building relationships
- Attention to detail
- Developing a plan
- Managing resources
Your skills can help you choose the career that's right for you. You can build your skills through work, study or activities you do in your spare time.
To understand more, have a look at What are my skills?
Our Skills Explorer tool will help you understand what skills you have and match them to jobs that might suit you.Use the Skills Explorer tool
Entry requirements for courses can change. Always contact the college, university or training provider to check exactly what you'll need.