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Since 2011, Wigle Whiskey, Pittsburgh’s first distillery since Prohibition, has worked to restore Western Pennsylvania’s legacy as the Rye Whiskey epicenter of the country. Wigle is a community distillery which makes spirits from grain to bottle, using local, certified organic ingredients. The Distillery serves as a community educational space and a dedicated innovation space for spirits. Wigle promotes transparency in distillation, as we build our collective spirits palate and return terroir to whiskey.

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.

See below for our current openings at Wigle and at our sister company Threadbare Cider and Mead.

Offsite Events Team

Wigle Whiskey Distillery and Tasting Room · Part-time seasonal · Entry-level

About The Position

Wigle Whiskey and Threadbare Cider and Mead are hell bent on creating a vital, educated community around the highest quality, most inventive, bursting-with-terroir fermented and distilled products in the world. We make high quality spirits from the best local ingredients, treat one another as family and customers as friends. We invest in our communities to support the agricultural, social and economic systems of which we are apart. 

We are looking for individuals who have an unreasonable love of craft spirits, cider, and Pittsburgh to join our Offsite Team as we prepare for an exciting holiday season! This is a part-time seasonal role at 10-20 hours a week. The start date is flexible. Continuing in the role beyond January 8th is contingent on Company need and the performance of the employee. 

Essential duties include, but are not limited to, representing the company at holiday pop-up locations in Bakery Square and Robinson Mall. Team members educate customers about our company and products, sell bottles and other merchandise using a Point of Sale system, maintain the cleanliness of the space complying with COVID guidelines, and open and close the location. Successful candidates will receive training. Physical requirements include, but are not limited to, moving boxes, restocking shelves, and standing for long periods of time.

Please include a cover letter with your resume that describes why you are interested in this role and what skills you would bring to our team.

Please note that as a manufacturer of spirits we are unable to hire an individual who will simultaneously work for another licensee. 

Wigle Whiskey and Threadbare Cider & Mead are proud to be equal opportunity workplaces.We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender identity or Veteran status.


  • Energetic and positive mindset
  • Willingness to learn quickly
  • Must be 21+ years of age
  • Must be able to travel to different locations for shifts
  • Able to move 25 lbs and comfortable standing for long periods
  • Must have weekend availability

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