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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.

Packaging Team Support

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

About The Position

Wigle Whiskey is 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 preparing for a busy holiday season. In order to manage increased needs in packaging, we are excited to accept candidates to join our team as Packaging Team Supports. This is a part-time, seasonal role. Currently, successful candidates would begin by October 15th and end on January 30th. Continuing beyond the defined season is contingent on Company needs and the performance of the employee. 

Essential duties of this position include, but are not limited to, bottling and labeling various sizes of bottles, and packaging and shipping spirits and other merchandise in a professional and timely manner. This requires being able to move 25lbs and being comfortable moving about a manufacturing space for long periods of time, in addition to being able to perform repetitive work that needs to meet quality standards. Team members also need to be able to drive between different Company locations. 

Hours range from 15-30 hours a week depending on the production schedule and shipping needs. Team members can work with supervisors to create a schedule that meets the needs of the position, but also fits into their other commitments. 

Please include a cover letter with your resume, detailing why you are interested in the role and what skills you would bring to the 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.


  • Fast learner
  • Flexible
  • Positive attitude and team player
  • Able to move 25lbs
  • Comfortable moving about a manufacturing space for long periods of time
  • Able to drive between different locations

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