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Distillery Operator - Raasay Distillery - Job Vacancy

We are seeking a Distillery Operator to join our friendly Isle of Raasay Distillery team. Closing date for applications is 18th January 2021.

Job Description

Job Title:
Distillery Operator

Reports to:
Operations Director

Raasay Distillery, Isle of Raasay

Job Purpose

To assist in the production, casking, warehousing and bottling of spirit.

Key Objectives

  • To operate production equipment safely and efficiently
  • To maintain accurate records
  • To maintain a clean and tidy working environment
  • To contribute to health and safety compliance
  • To assist other business areas as required
  • Warehousing of stock
  • Monitoring of material usage
  • Vatting, bottling and packaging of whisky and gin

Job Context

Raasay Distillery has been producing spirit since September 2017 and is in the process of expanding maturation and bottling facilities. Consequently, this has created an opportunity for the right candidate to join our production team. The role will encompass production of spirit in our modern facility as well as cask filling, warehousing and bottling. We currently operate a shift pattern of 6:00am–2:00pm and 2:00pm-10:00pm with occasional weekend shifts for routine maintenance. All training will be provided but a demonstrable track record of developing new skills would be advantageous. Raasay Distillery is a growing business with many exciting opportunities in the coming years for staff to develop and progress.

Knowledge, Experience And Qualifications

  • Ability to work well as part of a small team
  • Highly organised
  • Ability and desire to learn new skills
  • Strong work ethic
  • Problem solver/ positive outlook
  • Ability to work in a precise and accurate way
  • Numerate
  • Personable and helpful


Closing Date: 18th January 2021

Please apply in writing by email to Norman Gillies at: [email protected] or by completing the form below.

Further information or queries prior to application call the distillery on 01478 470461

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