Head Brewer
Thomas Hooker Brewing is seeking a talented Head Brewer to lead our team. We have an extraordinary corporate culture, strong brand recognition, respect in our markets, solid distribution, and we are looking for the right individual to accompany us to the next level.

Role Highlights:
– Lead a four-person brewing team in creating a diverse array of high-quality craft beers and CBD seltzers.
– Develop new and refine existing recipes to ensure a diverse and exciting lineup.
– Oversee the brewing process from raw material ordering to final packaging, ensuring consistency and excellence.
– Manage brewery operations, including inventory of raw material, equipment maintenance, and quality control.
– Collaborate with the team to promote our brand and engage with the craft beer community.
– Stay updated on industry trends and implement best practices to maintain our brewery’s competitive edge.

– Extensive experience in commercial brewing, minimum of 5 years preferred.
– Experience on a 30BBL 4 vessel or larger brewhouse, centrifuge operation a plus.
– In-depth knowledge of brewing techniques, equipment, and quality standards.
– Ability to troubleshoot technical issues and maintain a safe working environment.
– Strong organizational and communication skills to coordinate brewery operations.
– Proven leadership skills to motivate and guide the brewing team effectively.

What We Offer:
– A dynamic and creative work environment that values innovation and teamwork.
– Opportunity to create and leave your mark on an established brand in the craft brewing industry.
– Competitive compensation package, including benefits and paid time off

Qualified candidates that want to bring their experience to Thomas Hooker can email resumes to

We are seeking a skilled and enthusiastic barista to join our team full time at the Thomas Hooker Cafe in the historic Colt Building in Hartford. As a barista, you will be responsible for preparing and serving a variety of coffee beverages, providing top-notch customer service, and maintaining the overall cleanliness and organization of the cafe.

– Welcoming and engaging customers in a friendly manner
– Taking and fulfilling coffee orders with precision and efficiency
– Operating coffee machines and equipment to brew espresso, lattes, cappuccinos, and other specialty drinks
– Assisting customers with menu choices and providing product knowledge
– Handling cash transactions accurately and using the POS system
– Maintaining a clean and tidy coffee bar area and equipment
– Restocking coffee supplies and monitoring inventory levels
– Adhering to food safety and hygiene guidelines

– Previous experience as a Barista or in the coffee industry is preferred but not mandatory
– Excellent communication and customer service skills
– Flexibility in working hours, including early mornings and holidays
– Ability to work well as part of a team and independently
– Attention to detail and a positive attitude

If you have a genuine love for coffee and enjoy creating delightful experiences for customers, we invite you to apply.