Job Duties

  • Washing plateware, flatware, and cups

  • Cleaning kitchen tools and equipment

  • Collecting soiled dishes from the tap room

  • Maintaining dishwasher and three-compartment sink

  • Keeping chemical inventory and reporting depleted stock

  • Maintaining kitchen equipment and sanitation

  • Maintaining kitchen cleanliness and functionality

  • Bussing the Taproom when/where needed

  • Restocking, cleaning, setup and/or breakdown of the kitchen space as needed

  • Be a brand ambassador and potentially represent Red Bear at festivals and local events

  • Any other assigned tasks


  • Previous experience working in retail or similar positions before.

  • Ability to work efficiently and multi-task in a fast-paced environment

  • Ability to take direction and work both independently as well as part of a team

  • Ability to communicate effectively with customers, other staff, and management 

  • Positive, fun attitude and self-motivated work ethic

  • Be able to work in a noisy and often very active environment

  • Ability to stand in one place for extended periods of time

  • Appreciation for beer and beer culture

  • Flexible schedule with availability on nights and weekends

Preferred Qualifications

  • Previous experience as a dishwasher or in another industry position

  • Knowledge of EcoLab products/equipment

  • Familiarity with industrial dishwashers and three-compartment sinks

  • Fluency in ASL is desired, willingness to learn


  • Hourly competitive wage based on Experience

  • 401k Program available with Employer Matching (Full Time)

  • Employer Contribution to Health Insurance (Full Time)

  • Sick Leave

  • 20% Discount off Red Bear Items


Red Bear Brewing Co. is a Brewpub located in Washington DC, in the heart of NoMa. We’re a startup brewpub in our first year of being open. Our focus is on both making great beer, but also engaging our community and creating a memorable experience every time they walk in. We have a large selection of beers made in house in addition to local wines, ciders, meads, cocktails and upscale pub food to provide something for everyone. Engaging events and a variety of board games available help create that cozy atmosphere where folks can commune with friends and make new ones. We also embrace responsible business practices with a commitment to sustainability, diversity, our environment, and growing relationships with local businesses and organizations.

sound like a good fit?

If so, please fill out the application below and include your resume. We will contact you for more information if need be.