Mechanical Engineer

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Caboose Brewing Company
Vienna, VA, United States

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Web Site: http://www.caboosebrewing.com/

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Title:

Mechanical Engineer

Location:

Vienna, VA 

Job ID:

32819
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Job Description:

Caboose Brewing Company is located in Vienna, VA, minutes from the Nation's Capital. Caboose was formed in October 2013 and opened in May 2015 by two local families. The name "Caboose" is a nod to the W&OD railroad line, which has since been repurposed as the premier bike and trail path in the area. The trail runs along the back of our building.  We currently have one brew pub in Vienna, and are opening another 6,000 sq ft location in Merrifield, VA, right off the Capital Beltway in the Mosaic District.
 
As a part of our culture, Caboose is always searching for ways to improve our products and processes.  We are currently in search of a mechanical engineer to join our team to assist with research and development efforts. You will work alongside the brewing team to develop first of its kind equipment.
 
Duties Include:
  • Work with R&D team to ideate innovations and improvements
  • Design prototypes and seek patents
  • Source materials
  • Develop and maintain vendor relationships
  • Build and test prototypes
  • Monitor progress and report findings
  • Assist brewers as needed regarding brewery equipment
  • Participate in various initiatives as a subject matter expert
Requirements:
  • A Bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering or similar
  • Proficient in CAD, Revit, or similar
  • Strong mechanical aptitude
  • Strong personal skills and the ability to work well in a team
  • A do-it-yourself attitude
  • Brewery experience is a plus, but certainly not necessary
  • Familiarity with Python, SQL, and IoT technology is a plus 
Items to submit:
  • Resume
  • Cover Letter
  • Portfolio of any projects, hobby or otherwise, that might show off your skills
If interested, please send all relevant documents to recruiting@caboosebrewing.com