Bartender/Server (Norwood, MA)

Castle Island Brewing Company is hiring part-time Bartenders / Servers to join the team at our taproom in Norwood, MA. We’ve focused on building a community around inclusivity, approachability, and excellence, and we need help serving amazing beer while making our guests feel at home. If you have a passion for great beer, a team-based environment, and unforgettable parties, then this is your chance to be part of one of the most exciting breweries in Massachusetts.

Role & Responsibilities:

  • Serve taproom guests at the bar and at tables
    o Verify age of guests
    o Accurately pour beer into the correct glass for the style
    o Fill growlers
    o Comply with all food and beverage regulations
  • Provide excellent customer service
    o Create a hospitable environment for guests who sit at tables, or order at the bar
    o Maintain full knowledge of our menu items and be able to accurately describe beer and food items to guests
    o Understand the basics of beer and the brewing process and what makes Castle Island beer different and special
  • Use POS system to ring in sales
    o Open and maintain bar tabs
    o Accurately handle cash
    o Maintain a clean and fully stocked space
    o Keep bar top clean between guests
    o Complete opening, mid-shift and closing checklists
    o Stock bar and taproom inventory and supplies
  • Assist with retail transactions
    o Verify age of all guests purchasing alcohol
    o Knowledgeably and accurately sell retail to beer to guests
    o Maintain a clean and well-stocked retail space, with all SKUs represented and shoppable
  • Have a good time, all the time


  • A deep passion for craft beer is a must
  • Dedicated and strong team player
  • Organized with great attention to detail
  • Exceptional guest service skill set
  • Ability to work in a high energy, fast-paced environment
  • Retail, bartending and/or tasting room experience is preferred
  • Ability to stand, stoop, bend and lift items up to 55lbs repetitively during entire shift
  • Ability to be on their feet for the majority of the shift
  • Is currently or is willing to become TIPS certified within 30 days of start date
  • Applicants must be 21+ years old
  • Must have weekend availability
  • Must have availability for 2 shifts per week


  • Generous shift beer policy
  • Recurring retail shop stipend
  • Discounts on Castle Island merch

How to Apply:

  • Email resume and cover letter to with the subject line “Bartender (Norwood)” (no phone calls or drop-ins please).


Castle Island believes in an inclusive world – and workplace – where people are excellent to each other. Anyone, regardless of their race, creed, nationality, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability status, veteran status, marital status, or age, is totally welcome to join our party.