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Quality Technician

Date:  Jun 11, 2024

Golden, CO, US

Requisition ID: 31030 


A Career in Beer and Beyond: 
Our purpose at Molson Coors Beverage Company is to brew beverages that unite people to celebrate all life’s moments.  We’ve been brewing iconic brands for over 350 years and are now proud to be offering a modern portfolio that expands beyond the beer aisle.   

We are Talent Brewers with our culture rooted in our core Values. We believe in our brands and our people, and that diversity WITH inclusion is the key to a winning team culture.  We want you to join our team of brand ambassadors who believe the world is full of untapped opportunities.  So, if you get excited about making a real difference as part of a winning team like we do, we want to hear from you.  

The Headlines:   
In the role of Quality Technician working in Golden, CO, you will collect, and process samples as required throughout the brewery for microbiology and analytical analysis per sample guidelines. The role will safely and appropriately apply aseptic technique and utilize laboratory equipment such as laminar flow hoods, vacuum system, autoclave, aerobic incubators, anaerobic incubators, compressed gas, centrifuge, coolers, and freezers.

The Quality Technician will provide accurate and timely escalation of any process, product or equipment errors or problems.

This position reports to Manager Quality Process Lab.

The Responsibilities: 

  • Consistent use of aseptic technique and adherence to good lab practices
  • Timely and accurate data search and entry using multiple databases and computer systems
  • Appropriate use of two-way radios, personal CO2 monitors, laminar flow hoods vacuum systems, autoclaves, aerobic incubators, anaerobic incubators, centrifuges, microscopes, pipette, lab glassware, carts, tricycles, grab sample bottles, dishwashers, coolers, and freezers
  • 12-hour shifts on a 4x4 rotating schedule:
    • 6am to 6pm (4 days on followed by 4 consecutive days off) for 2 weeks
    • 6pm to 6am (4 nights on followed by 4 consecutive nights off) for 2 weeks
    • Repeat cycle
  • Adhere to all safety, department, brewery, and company policies, procedures, protocols, and guidelines
  • Team player who take accountability for individual tasks, have a positive attitude, a customer service mindset, good time management skills, and a strong work ethic that aligns to Molson Coors values.

The Other Qualifications: 

  • Basic understanding of aseptic technique and microbiology
  • Practical knowledge of laboratory equipment and laboratory safety
  • Strong communication and collaboration skills
  • Food and/or beverage manufacturing and/or Quality lab experience beneficial
  • Physical ability to walk and stand for extended time, lift and carry a case of beer samples, use stairs and elevators frequently, and work in brewery environment (can include conditions from wet, cold to dusty/hot)
  • Strong organizational, time management and planning skills
  • Flexibility with schedule as needed to support rotating shifts, weekends, holidays, vacation coverage and production requirements
  • You love a challenge. You complete complex projects quickly and adeptly with your understanding of the business priorities
  • You build relationships and collaborate to get to the desired outcome  
  • You take accountability for results – acting with integrity and honoring commitments  
  • You have a thirst for learning – you are always looking for ways to learn and help one another grow  
  • You exhibit our core values

Work Perks that You Need to Know About:  

  • Flexible work programs that support work life balance including a hybrid work model of 3 days in the office (delete as appropriate)  
  • We care about our People and Planet and have challenged ourselves with stretch goals around our key priorities  
  • We care about our communities, and play our part to make a difference – from charitable donations to hitting the streets together to build parks, giving back to the community is part of our culture and who we are 
  • Engagement with a variety of Employee Resource Groups, which can provide volunteer opportunities, leadership experience, and networking through the organization 
  • Ability to grow and develop your career centered around our First Choice Learning opportunities
  • Participation in our Total Rewards program with a competitive base salary, incentive plans, parental leave, health, dental, vision, a retirement savings plan with incredible employer match, generous paid time off plans, an engaging Wellness Program, and an Employee Assistance Program (EAP) with amazing resources
  • On site Pub, access to cool brand clothing and swag, top events and, of course... free beer and beverages! 
  • Work within a fast paced and innovative company, meeting passionate colleagues and partners with diverse backgrounds and experiences  


Applications will be accepted on an ongoing basis.


Job Posting Hourly Rate: $35.80 


Molson Coors is committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace.  We’re an equal opportunity employer and invite applications from candidates of all backgrounds, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, gender identity, age, disability, veteran status or any other characteristic. If you have a disability and believe you need a reasonable accommodation during the application or recruitment processes, please e-mail

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