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Sanitary Welder (Pipefitter) - Petaluma, CA

There’s Always a Seat at Our Bar

The Lagunitas Brewing Company began on a kitchen stove in Northern California in 1993 and has always looked to the future – whether supporting local communities by turning beer into money for the cause, or fueling stories, songs, and experiences with our IPA. Wherever you go: Beer Speaks, People Mumble.

What You’ll Get

  • Bonus - up to $1,600 quarterly bonus
  • Benefits – Awesome coverage for: Medical, Dental & Vision
  • Time Off - How does 33 days off in your first-year sound (combo of vacay, holidays, and personal days)?
  • Retirement - 5% contribution on 401K plan
  • BEER – and non-alcoholic Lagunitas beverages
  • Schwag – 50% off food and merch
  • Boot Voucher - $150 @ Redwing
  • Gym Membership - $50 monthly reimbursement for that beer belly (or at least to prevent it)
  • Pet Insurance – keep your fur babies covered with pet insurance options
  • Skills to Pay the Bills – professional development, 24/7 operation
  • Opportunities – Expand your horizons in CA, Chicago . . . the world!
  • It’s Friday, Ya’ll – Get Paid every other Friday: Starting at $37.00


The Gist

The Pipefitter/Sanitary Welder will perform maintenance to production equipment with focus on keeping our new, state of the art facility at peak operational performance and efficiency, always considering safety and quality as top priorities.


What You’ll Do

  • Fabricates, installs and maintains stainless steel, carbon steel, copper, PVC and CoolFit piping.
  • Installs and maintains valves on piping systems.
  • Troubleshoots and maintains CO2, HVAC, Compressed Air, Steam, Water, and Glycol systems.
  • Repair pumps (operating systems) brewery and water systems
  • Reaches out to vendors/OEMs as needed for technical support.
  • Uses Computerized Maintenance Management System to check work order assignment and report completed work.
  • Identifies root cause of problems. Proposes and implements solutions.


What We’re Lookin’ For

  • Minimum 5 years of industrial pipefitter experience in the food or beverage industry.  Brewing or high speed carbonated beverage packaging experience strongly preferred.
  • Associate Degree and/or completion of certified training course in welding is preferred.
  • Experience with precision cutting, fitting and welding with layout and assembly.
  • Proficient in MIG, TIG, and plasma cutting.
  • Knowledge and working experience in sanitary stainless steel pipe welding is required.
  • Experience working with stainless steel, carbon steel, copper, PVC and CoolFit piping.
  • Ability to complete basic electrical and mechanical maintenance.
  • Ability to read schematics, blueprints, and equipment manuals.



Come as You Are

At Lagunitas, we welcome people (and dogs) from all walks of life. Anyone, regardless of their race, creed, nation of origin, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability status, veteran status, marital status, or age, has a home here. Love, progress, and acceptance will always have a seat at our bar. 


Nearest Major Market: Santa Rosa
Nearest Secondary Market: Petaluma

Job Segment: MIG Welding, Pipe Welding, Facilities, Supply Chain, Welding, Manufacturing, Operations