Head Distiller

About Doc Porter's:

Doc Porter’s Distillery is a family run grain-to-glass distillery in Charlotte, NC.  We have been in operation for 2.5 years and currently make vodka, gin, bourbon and rye whiskey.  We are hiring a full-time Distiller to manage day-to-day production and add to the product line.

Job responsibilities include: 

Milling, Mashing, Fermentation, Distilling, Barreling, Shipping/Receiving, Bottling, Record Keeping, Warehousing, Cleaning, Conducting Tours


  • Must be 21 years +
  • Bachelor’s degree or advanced degree in science is preferred
  • Experience in the field can replace a college degree
  • Must have experience with fermentation
    • Previous experience with distillation is a plus
  • Must be passionate and excited to learn about the production of craft spirits
  • Must be mechanically inclined with the ability to operate machinery such as pumps, chillers, steam boiler, hammer mill, air compressor, etc.
  • Must have the ability to lift 55 lb. bags
  • Must be comfortable speaking in front of small groups for distillery tours


  • Flexible work schedule, but requires some nights and weekends
  • Position is salaried and would be 40 hours/ week


If interested, please send resume to: info@docporters.com