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About Wigle Whiskey and Threadbare Cider

Wigle Whiskey is Pittsburgh's first distillery since Prohibition. Since beginning distilling in December 2011, Wigle Whiskey has worked to restore Pittsburgh’s legacy as the Birthplace of American Whiskey and the epicenter of Rye. Wigle spirits are distributed throughout the country and the Distillery was been the most awarded Craft Whiskey Distillery in the US By the American Craft Spirits Association for four straight years. Wigle has won Best in Class Gin, Best in Category Rye Whiskey, and Wheat Whiskey and a gold medal for its Bourbon by the American Craft Spirits Association. Wigle co-owners, Alex Grelli and Meredith Meyer Grelli are 2018 James Beard Award nominees.  

 

Wigle is committed to maintaining a collaborative environment that supports the work and spirits of its very talented and eclectic crew members. While our staff has diverse backgrounds, all crew members share some common traits: Wigle team members are passionate about craft spirits, energetic, endlessly curious, kind, optimistic and full of grit.

 

Please email jobs@wiglewhiskey.com with a cover letter and resume for any of the positions below.

 

 

FULL TIME

 

Wigle Whiskey & Threadbare Cider Sales Role

If you love talking craft spirits and cider, traveling, making friends, and making sense of data, then we want to talk with you! We have a full time opportunity on our sales team! Applicants should have a deep love and knowledge of spirits and cider, be willing to travel throughout the Pittsburgh region as well as to cities throughout the East Coast, Mid-Atlantic and Midwest, where Wigle Spirits and Threadbare Ciders are distributed. Successful candidates will be organized, outgoing, have an analytical mind and be at home with excel and/or google sheets. The role comes with a generous benefits package and pay is commensurate with experience. Applicants must have a car and valid drivers license and must be available to work evenings, weekends and travel outside the Pittsburgh region 1-3 times per month. Please email your cover letter and resume to meredith@wiglewhiskey.com.

 

 

PART TIME

 

Threadbare Customer Care & Tour Guide

We are looking for individuals who have an unreasonable love of Threadbare, craft cider, and Pittsburgh to join our Tasting Room in the Pittsburgh. Team members are responsible for serving, making friends with, and educating visitors at Threadbare Cider House, and leading hour long tours which include the history of cider in the region as well as the production process. Successful candidates are curious, smart, fun and completely unafraid to engage perfect strangers in their love of local cider. Individual quirks are always welcome at Threadbare. This is a part time role, from 6-30 hours per week. Please email teresa@wiglewhiskey.com with a cover letter and resume. Requirements: Applicants must be 21+ years of age, have a valid driver’s license and may not be employed at a bar, as per Pennsylvania law.

 

Threadbare Pizzaiolo

We are looking for a talented cooks to make pizzas at our Ciderhouse, Threadbare Cider & Mead. Successful candidates will bring an interest in learning to make dough and pizzas in a Ciderhouse environment. This person will be responsible for managing dough cultures and contributing to the design of pizzas. This is a part time role and candidates will be expected to be on site Saturdays and occasional additional evenings. Please email jay@threadbarecider.com with a cover letter and resume. Requirements: Applicants must be 21+ years of age, have a valid driver’s license and may not be employed at a bar, as per Pennsylvania law. 

 

Wigle Customer Care & Tour Guide

We are looking for individuals who have an unreasonable love of Wigle, craft spirits, and Pittsburgh to join our Tasting Room in the Pittsburgh. Team members are responsible for serving, making friends with, and educating visitors in Wigle Tasting Rooms and leading hour long tours which include the history of whiskey in the region as well as the production process. Successful candidates are curious, smart, fun and completely unafraid to engage perfect strangers in their love of local whiskey. Individual quirks are always welcome at Wigle. This is a part time role, from 6-30 hours per week. Please email teresa@wiglewhiskey.com with a cover letter and resume. Requirements: Applicants must be 21+ years of age, have a valid driver’s license and may not be employed at a bar, as per Pennsylvania law.

 

PLCB Store Education Team 

We are looking for folks who have an unreasonable love of Wigle, craft spirits, and Pittsburgh to join our PLCB Store Education & Sales Team throughtout the Pittsburgh region. Team members are responsible for conducting store tastings in a given territory on Thursday and Friday evenings as well as Saturday afternoons and evenings. Successful team members will develop strong relationships with store managers and evelop consumer awareness of Wigle and Wigle products. Candidates should be curious, smart, and fun. And completely unafriad to engage perfect strangers in their love local whiskey.  This is a part time role, from 6-40 hours per month. Please email teresa@wigleswhiskey.com with a cover letter and resume. Applicants need to have a valid drivers license and may not be employed at a bar or restaurant, as per Pennsyvlania law. Applicants must be available for work Thursday and Friday evenings as well as Saturday afternoon/evenings.

 

Bottling Team

Looking for a flexible 4-10 hours per week job? Join the Wigle bottle crew! We are currently seeking a dedicated team of bottlers with flexible schedules to assist in bottling our array of spirits. The ideal candidates would be available mornings and afternoons available to assist in bottling the latest new and core spirits. Applicants should be accustomed to lifting and moving boxes up to 40 pounds. Potential candidate will need to be comfortable working on their feet and should have a mind for efficiency. Requirements: Applicants must be 21+ years of age and may not be employed at a bar, as per Pennsylvania law. Please email jobs@wiglewhiskey.com with a cover letter and resume. 

 

Wigle Labeling Party Team Members 

Tuesdays are our favorite night of the week! For 5 years, people from all over the globe have joined us for our Tuesday labeling parties where we label pallets of bottles and make lots of new friends. Applicants should love meeting new people, be outgoing, efficient, organized and able to lift a case of whiskey (21 lbs). If you are energetic, love whiskey, and would love to meet some of the most fascinating folks around, we'd love to talk to you! 

This is a part time role on Tuesdays. Please email teresa@wiglewhiskey.com with a cover letter and resume. Applicants need to have a valid drivers license and may not be employed at a bar or restaurant, as per Pennsylvania law. Applicants must be available for work Tuesdays (Sunday availability is a bonus). 

 

Offsite Event Tasting Team Members

We are looking for folks who have an unreasonable love of Wigle, craft spirits, craft cider, and Pittsburgh to join our off-site tasting team. Team members are responsible for conducting 1) In - store tastings in a given territory (Allegheny County Region) and 2) Offsite tasting events. Successful team members will develop strong relationships with store managers and develop consumer awareness of Wigle and Wigle products. Candidates should be curious, smart and fun. And completely unafraid to engage perfect strangers in their love of local whiskey. Individual quirk is always welcome at Wigle. This is a part time role, from 10-40 hours per month. Please email teresa@wiglewhiskey.com with a cover letter and resume. Applicants need to have a valid drivers license and may not be employed at a bar or restaurant, as per Pennsylvania law. Applicants must be available for work Thursday and Friday evenings as well as Saturday afternoon/evenings. 

 

 

 

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