Night Shift Brewing Taproom – Assistant General Manager

Working under the direction of the General Manager, the Assistant General Manager (AGM) is a leader in the Night Shift Brewing Taproom organization. The successful candidate leads by example and sets the tone and standards for excellence, with a focus on consistently high-quality customer service.  They are constantly looking for ways to improve this experience through Taproom practices & procedures. They have a clear understanding of both company and departmental goals and their specific role in achieving those goals.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Assist in conducting staff daily pre-shift meetings. Maintains positive relations with staff through timely and complete communication of all items concerning their areas of supervision, both individually and as a whole departmentally.
  • Provide daily performance-based coaching and feedback to Taproom Supervisors and staff and assess individual performance on an ongoing basis.
  • Ensure Taproom cleanliness & maintenance consistently meets our exceptionally high standards. Maintain appropriate procedures and related checklists and assigns personnel as required to complete needed tasks.
  • Assist GM in personnel leadership through recruiting, interviewing, hiring, training & managing taproom staff. Sets proper staffing levels and weekly scheduling to meet high service level standards while maintaining staffing costs at an appropriate level.
  • Executes Taproom training plan to ensure all personnel is cross-trained in all roles (bar, retail, door, etc). Keep operating procedures and training materials current.
  • Champions continuous improvement.
  • Responsible for ensuring that all financial (invoices, reporting) and personnel/payroll related administrative duties are completed accurately and on time.
  • Assist in monitoring sales performance through the analysis of sales reports. Has P&L awareness and accountability.
  • Reinforce Night Shift Brewing’s policies and procedures.

Education & Experience:

  • High School Diploma or equivalent required
  • TIPS and/or ServSafe Certified
  • Crowd Manager Certified
  • Minimum 7 years hospitality experience required
  • Minimum 5 years of management experience required
  • Brewery experience a plus


  • Knowledge of the history of Night Shift Brewing
  • Knowledge of customer and personal service. This includes customer needs assessment, meeting company standards for service, and ensuring customer satisfaction
  • Knowledge of beer production & packaging
  • Knowledge of POS systems, scheduling software, and office applications.


  • Staff leadership, motivation, and development.
  • Time management, multi-tasking & prioritization
  • Convey information effectively, electronically and in person
  • Cross-departmental relationship building
  • Create and communicate a schedule for Taproom staff
  • Perform sales transactions in POS system for beer and merchandise sales
  • Ability to use word-processing and spreadsheet software

Physical Requirements:

  • Sitting, standing, walking, stooping, kneeling, crouching, climbing
  • Seeing, talking, hearing, tasting, and smelling
  • Lifting up to 55 pounds and moving up to 170 pounds
  • Ability to stand for extended periods of time
  • Continuously reach, bend, lift, carry, stoop and wipe
  • Remain stationary for extended periods of time


As an employee of Night Shift Brewing, the Assistant General Manager will earn between $62,000 and $75,000 annually, depending on experience. Benefits include health and dental insurance, generous paid time off, 401(k) participation, beer/merchandise credits, and more!

About Night Shift

Night Shift Brewing started as a nocturnal hobby for three home-brewing obsessed friends in 2012 out of a small apartment kitchen in Somerville, MA.  Since then, Night Shift has grown beyond our wildest dreams.  From our state-of-the-art brewing space and Taproom in Everett, to our first restaurant endeavor at Lovejoy Wharf, to starting our own distributing company and beyond, the motto “craft better” is at the heart of everything we do.  We aim to provide a wide variety of craft beverages – from beer to seltzer, wine, coffee, and other non-alcoholic beverages, we celebrate being a craft beverage provider where “all styles are welcome”.

Night Shift Brewing is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace. We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender identity or Veteran status.  We welcome all applicants who believe they meet the minimum requirements of available positions, with or without reasonable accommodation, to apply.

Employment Type(s): Full Time
Base Pay: $62,000 - $75,000 (depending on experience)/year

Show me how to apply

How to apply

Contact: Katie Iovino
Click to Apply Online

Related Jobs