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Powerhouse Engine Room - Milwaukee

Date:  Mar 11, 2023

Milwaukee, WI, US

Requisition ID: 24398 

A Career in Beer:   

Our purpose at Molson Coors Beverage Company, formerly known as MillerCoors Brewing Company, is to delight the world’s beer drinkers. We are the world’s family brewer, brewing and selling our beer for over 350 years around the world. 


We are TalentBrewers - we believe in our brands and our people, we believe that a truly inspiring and diverse place to work is a must.  We want you to join our team of passionate self-starters who believe the world is full of untapped opportunities. So if you get fired up about making a real difference as part of a winning team like we do then we want to hear from you.


The Headlines: 

In the role of Engine Room Operator working in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, you will be part of the Utilities Asset Care team. You will be responsible for performing safe operations of all Ammonia Refrigeration and HVAC equipment and assure there is a consistent supply of utilities to the brewery.

This position reports to the Asset Care Manager and works closely with our Brewery Workers, Mechanics, Steam fitters, Machinists, and Electricians.

The successful candidates must possess strong mechanical and interpersonal skills, challenge the status quo, and function well within a team based union environment. Candidates must be committed to high service standards and have the capacity to deal with all levels of plant and corporate personnel.

The successful candidate must have a strong passion for results and be able to demonstrate impeccable attendance while working in an environment of varying temperature extremes. All candidates must be able to perform frequent physical activity in the form of lifting, pushing, pulling, standing, etc. All candidates must be capable of frequently lifting and carrying 50 pounds and be capable of pushing or pulling up to 150 pounds properly.

The ability to work rotating shifts, evenings and weekends is required. In addition, this position will include overtime to meet the brewery's needs.


This position is a swing shift role, so the position will rotate between first, second, and third shifts on a weekly basis:

    • 1st Shift-              6:30am-2:30pm                Saturday through Friday(Saturday, Sunday, Monday off)

      3rd Shift-             10:30pm-6:30am              Tuesday through Monday(Tuesday, Wednesday off)

      2nd Shift-            2:30pm-10:30pm              Thursday through Wednesday(Thursday, Friday off)


The Responsibilities:

  • Operate and control utility panels that monitor equipment to maintain utility services to the Brewery.
  • Fill out incident reports for all ammonia releases.
  • Follow all Ammonia Emergency Procedures as prescribed by OSHA PSM Program.
  • Maintain and record entries in logbooks, operating logs, and regulatory reports
  • Enter Work Order Request for all maintenance needs.
  • Contact WE Energies to investigate and log reasons for power outages.
  • Operate and control all operations associated with the synchronizing panel, 26,000-volt power distribution and secondary feed to primary substations.
  • Operate and control air compressors in an efficient manner without interruptions to production.
  • Operate and control all ammonia compressors and condensers in an efficient manner without interruptions to production.
  • Operate, controls and analyzes problems in the CO2 collection, purification, liquefied, reclaim and distribution systems.
  • Operate and control the Marley cooling system.
  • Perform routine maintenance on equipment as assigned by supervision.
  • Monitor and control the hot water systems.
  • Perform valve alignment on outside CO2 storage tanks.
  • Lubricate all operating equipment.
  • Perform housekeeping as specified by the weekly housekeeping schedule.


The Other Qualifications:

  • Possess a proven track record of achievement in a high speed, high volume manufacturing environment
  • You love a challenge. You complete complex projects quickly and adeptly with your understanding of the business priorities. You act with appropriate urgency to various market events and trends that require a quick turnaround in plans and strategy 
  • You are serious about delivering results, and take pride in a proven track record in delivering. 
  • Safety is of the utmost importance to you, and you have experience contributing to a safe work place by performing all tasks in accordance to MillerCoors safety guidelines
  • You have a minimum of 5 years of experience working with ammonia and HVAC systems; experience operating high pressure boilers preferred
  • You maintain or are able to obtain a permit to operate with the City of Milwaukee; maintain or are able to obtain current 2nd Class licensing, with the National Institute of The Uniform Licensing of Power Engineers –OR- American Society of Power Engineers, Power Plant Operating Engineer 2nd Class, to operate of Boilers and Turbines; RETA/EPA certification a plus
  • You have a high school diploma or a GED and you are at least 21 years of age
  • As part of the recruitment process, you will be required to provide consent to complete a criminal background check

Work Perks that You Need to Know About:  

  • As the world’s family brewer we have the scale to make big things happen and still get to know  colleagues on a first name basis across the globe
  • We 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
  • Access to cool brand clothing and swag, top events, beer allotment, an Employee Assistance Program and discount plans
  • Participation in our Total Rewards program with a competitive base salary, incentive plans, parental leave, health, dental and other benefits
  • Work within a fast paced and innovative company, meeting passionate colleagues and partners with diverse backgrounds and experiences


Job Posting Grade: N/A 


At Molson Coors we seek diversity. Differing perspectives lead to challenging the expected, which keeps new ideas bubbling up. We’re an equal opportunity employer and invite applications from candidates from all backgrounds, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, gender identity, age, disability, veteran status or any other characteristic. We take pride in celebrating our unique brew.

Nearest Major Market: Milwaukee