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Panelist (PT)

Company: Boston Beer Corporation
Location: Breinigsville
Posted on: January 23, 2023

Job Description:

We are currently hiring a Part Time Sensory Panelist, Risk Management in Breinigsville, PA.
The sensory panelist will be trained by the Sensory Technologist to evaluate the flavor profile of a variety of brands of alcoholic beverages with a focus on alcoholic seltzers and flavored malted beverages. The panelist will apply appropriate focus and concentration on tasting responsibilities. Panelist will go through acuity testing to understand individual's ability to detect subtle differences in a variety of different profile. They will engage in discussion about the products. This position is focused on product quality.
We would be looking for a Monday - Friday commitment for 4 hours a day. Options for mornings or afternoons.
What You'll Do:

  • Excellent tasting skills and ability to consume and taste alcoholic beverages, verified through a screening test for sensory acuity
  • Interested in trying new products/flavored products etc.
  • Exhibit a positive, approachable, outgoing personality with the ability to learn and follow direction from a group trainer and leader
  • Ability to interact effectively in group situation with a diverse group of people
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills with comfort using the computer/tablet
  • Ability to articulate their sensory experience (product flavor, aroma, appearance etc.)
  • Must be punctual and reliable
  • Must be available weekdays (Monday through Thursday) between the hours of 08:00 and 16:00 (8AM-4PM) for a 4-hour increment.

    What We're Looking For:
    Minimum Requirements:

    • MUST be 21 years of age
    • Must be able to consume alcohol
    • Must possess strong sensory acuity related to smell and taste
    • Must be open and able to tasting products that include a broad range of ingredients
    • Food allergies or aversions may need to be considered on a case by case basis
    • Ability to maintain sensory neutral environment, including abstaining from smoking, perfumes and cologne use, chewing gum, etc. on sensory testing days

      Preferred Qualifications:

      • High School Diploma
      • Associated degree in a science field
      • Experience in sensory testing and/or food handling
      • Excellent tasting skills and ability to discern and identify nuanced ingredients and flavors
      • The panelist must achieve successful performance in screening test for sensory acuity
      • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
      • Ownership and professional commitment

        Boston Beer Corporation is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to a diverse workforce. In order to help ensure reasonable accommodation for individuals protected by Section 503 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, the Vietnam Veteran's Readjustment Act of 1974, and Title I of the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, applicants who wish to request accommodation in the job application process can contact for assistance.

Keywords: Boston Beer Corporation, Allentown , Panelist (PT), Other , Breinigsville, Pennsylvania

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