Brewery engineer

Location: Netherlands, Netherlands Salary: competitive
Sector: Engineering Type: contract

Lead brewery Engineer

Key responsibilities:

  • Be responsible for realization of brewing process investment projects in breweries around the world as part of a multi-disciplinary project team
  • Lead, maintain, improve and implement Brewing Engineering process design specifications
  • Lead, build, maintain and improve the knowledge on brewing process equipment enabling lowest Total Cost of Ownership
  • Develop and maintain an extensive internal and external (suppliers) network to ensure fit-for- purpose engineering designs
  • Work closely together with local and regional Brewery Management/shop floor all over the world.

Organizational context:

Direct report to the position of Manager Brewing Engineering & Safety. Part of the Global Projects & Engineering department


Master degree in Brewing Process Engineering, or the like (e.g. Brew master VLB Berlin, Weihenstephan).

Experience / skills required:

  • Preferably > 6-8 years of relevant (international) working experience in the brewing industry
  • Able to deal with both strategic, tactical and operational issues in an international and multi-cultural environment
  • Ability to translate and connect own specialized discipline to other functional disciplines


Fluent in English and preferably French and/or German

Functional Competencies:

  • Safety top of mind
  • Result oriented
  • Team player
  • Understanding cultural differences and behaviours, open minded
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Pragmatic