Packaging Operator – ParrotDog Brewery

Parrotdog was conceived in 2011 out of a love for good beer by three guys called Matt. Today, we’re continuing to do what they started back then: making approachable, award-winning beer from our rapidly expanding brewery in Lyall Bay, Wellington.

An exciting opportunity has opened up for a Packaging Operator to join our team and play a key role in championing our values in focussing on delivering high-quality, consistent beers to market.

What a role at Parrotdog includes:

  • Career development opportunities
  • Reliable and consistent shifts
  • Competitive rates, being a Living Wage Employer
  • Extensive inhouse beer education
  • Staff discounts
  • External support through EAP Services
  • Beer.

This role involves:

  • Operating machinery, including managing a depalletiser, six-packer, carbonator, canner and kegger operations
  • Setting up and managing the packaging line and systems
  • Managing run completions
  • General warehousing and assistance in packaging & delivery

To be successful in this role, you will need

  • Machine operator experience and competence with mechanical knowledge and fault diagnosis skills
  • A Forklift Licence (or desire to going one)
  • Ability to work variable hours
  • Be highly motivated and keen to help out in other areas of the operation with a drive and willingness to learn and progress
  • Have high standards and a great attention to detail
  • And a passion for quality beer

Our dedication to doing the right thing keeps our people at the forefront of our business, with our unwavering commitment to quality, approachability and simplicity supporting us in our mission to become New Zealand’s most trusted beer brand.

This is an exciting opportunity for someone who is keen to join, and contribute to, a great team and leading operation in the brewing industry.

We are keen to hear from everyone who is interested and see what you’re about. Reach out for more information by contacting – You can only apply if you are legally able to work in NZ.