Overall, we want someone with a passion for the industry and our beer, strong work ethic, and a desire to grow with our company. Our candidate must enjoy working as part of a team. We are serious about our beer so you must love to talk about beer, dream about beer, drink beer and do it responsibly. We are looking for someone who is dedicated to providing the highest quality customer service in Salem while living in the beer culture that is fast, fun, and informative.  We need someone who is willing to go above and beyond to ensure guests are always satisfied. We want someone who is full of good ideas and is not afraid to take a risk and try new things. We also need someone who isn’t afraid to get a little dirty while changing kegs, mopping, or washing some dishes. Late nights, weekends and a flexible schedule are expected. Our candidate must help us create and maintain a warm, open community amongst our co-workers and our customers. We want someone with the stamina to answer the same simple questions thousands of times with a smile on your face. We need you to confidently take charge and take responsibility when your assistance is requested. This position is an opportunity to be challenged personally and professionally and have a lot of fun!

Who We’re Looking For

  • A person that is willing to go above and beyond to ensure customer satisfaction

  • Someone with an appreciation for and understanding of great beer (Cicerone Beer Server Certification preferred)

  • A person who cares about people and what they’re drinking

  • Someone with patience

  • A person who is willing to learn more about the industry

  • Weekend and weekday availability, especially starting around 3pm!


  • Make guests smile and contribute to the OSBC experience

  • Serve customers beer, merchandise, and knowledge

  • Educate customers about different beer styles and flavors

  • Sweep, mop, wipe, laugh, and work hard

  • A positive attitude and team player

  • Address customer complaints efficiently and timely

  • Available weekday afternoons/evenings and weekends

  • Desire to build, grow, and improve themselves and Olde Salem Brewing Company

To apply for this job, please do the following:

Email your resume, 3 professional references, and answers to the following questions:

  1. Why are you the best candidate for the bartending position at Olde Salem Brewing Company?

  2. How will you contribute to the Olde Salem Brewing Company community?

  3. If you were a beer, what would you be and why?