Maplewood Brewery & Distillery

Maplewood Lounge Assistant General Manager

Lounge / Chicago, IL


  • Assist in managing all aspects of the Lounge operations & marketing
  • Ensure opening & closing tasks are performed accurately and timely
  • Bartend and operate POS system
  • Manage inventory between on-premise and retail packaged goods sales
  • Manage taproom staff
  • Assist in hiring taproom staff
  • Ensure cleanliness & organization throughout shift: clean tables, change kegs, re-stock inventory, maintain sanitization procedures, etc.
  • Assist in maintaining any equipment related to Lounge operations
  • Assist in developing cocktail recipes and draft cocktail recipes
  • Assist in managing the food concession program with our food partners
  • Work with marketing team to develop programing & promotional events to fill the taproom
  • Plan and coordinate special events
  • Develop complete knowledge of Maplewood products and expert knowledge of other competing products in the market; train Lounge staff members regarding products
  • Act as brand ambassador for key accounts and off premises events and fests on as a needed basis
  • Follow protocols regarding intoxicated patrons

Qualification and Skills:

  • Experience: 3+ years of Hospitality Management experience in the mixology and Craft Beverage Industry
  • Comprehensive knowledge of the craft beverage industry and emerging trend
  • Organized, self-motivated, efficient, and have exceptionally high standards for customer service
  • Ability to work flexible hours including evenings and weekend
  • Ability to lift 50lbs and to transport/maneuver 170lbs kegs
  • Illinois BASSET certification must be completed before start date
  • Proof of COVID Vaccination Required
  • Optional: server-certified Cicerone or certified Cicerone
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