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Pint Defiance, a Tacoma specialty bottle shop and tap room. Hundreds of beers, ciders and meads from around the world.

10 on tap.
Cider and gluten free.
Fill your growler.
Feel free to bring your own food.


2049 Mildred St. West, Tacoma, WA 98466
 Tues - Sat: 11:00 AM–11:00 PM / Sun & Mon: 11:00 AM–10:00 PM




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Join Our Team At Pint Defiance!

on Mon, 09/04/2017 - 23:29


Pint Defiance Specialty Beers & Taproom is looking for a hardworking, intelligent, and outgoing beer-loving individual to join our team!




We are a specialty beer store and taproom in the West Tacoma / Fircrest area. We specialize in offering a thoughtfully curated selection of craft and imported beer. Our store functions as both a retail beer store and a small tavern, pouring craft and import beers and ciders. 


We strive to offer our customers a unique experience by consistently providing enthusiastically friendly service on every visit. Our team works with a heavy dose of hustle, versatility, and collaboration to ensure our guests feel welcomed and cared for at all times.




We currently have a near full-time opening that will require consistent evening and weekend availability. Ideal Candidates will have a solid foundation of knowledge of specialty beers and proven customer communication skills. Candidates must share our “customer first” attitude be able to competently and confidently make beer recommendations to a diverse customer base.


Duties will include, but are not limited to:

  • Using a computerized Point of Sale system to ring up transactions for customers.
  • Floor sales and customer care.
  • Beer-tending.
  • Participating in promotions and tasting events.
  • Filling growlers.
  • Merchandising the  retail store
  • Re-stocking product (including stocking beer in the walk-in cooler.)
  • Basic opening, closing, and cleaning duties.
  • Transporting beer kegs from the walk-in to the draft coolers.


Requirements of the job will include, but are not limited to:

  • Must have a passion for, and a knowledge of specialty beers.
  • Ability to recommend products based on customer preferences.
  • Flexible schedule including, evening, weekend, and holiday availability required.
  • Ability to work well in a team environment.
  • Ability to remain calm and efficient in a sometimes stressful, multitasking environment.
  • Effective listening skills and ability to communicate tactfully to a variety of audiences.
  • Must possess a WSLCB Class 12 Mixologist Permit and a WA Food Worker Card.
  • Must be 21 years or older.


We are seeking an individual with a strong work ethic, an ability to thrive in a high volume team environment, and a desire to contribute to the success of a locally owned business.


Qualified applicants are encouraged to apply in person with current resume. Please submit your resume with a cover letter briefly describing your current level of beer knowledge, as well as your work availability.  Please be advised that resumes without cover letters will not be considered.