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In order to provide equal employment and advancement opportunities to all individuals, we base employment decisions on merit, qualifications and abilities. Robinson Stave Mill Co. does not discriminate in employment opportunities or practices on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, disability or any other protected classification in accordance with federal, state and local statutes, regulations and ordinances.


My papaw was old school. He made me learn everything. I wouldn’t say that he was hard on me, but he would really push me. That made me better. I work like he is still here watching me.

Joe Robinson Jr.

Cooperage Manager

I like what they’ve done here to create a culture that allows everyone to input their own ideas. There’s a lot of teamwork. The company was built on honesty and integrity and being good to employees. Those are my values as well.

Troy Lovegrove

General Manager

It’s really not work when you love what you do.

Jim Stiles

Plant Engineer

Robinson Stave - East Bernstadt Cooperage - Kentucky, Tennessee, Georgia

The secret behind great bourbon?

It's Our People

Behind great bourbon are great barrels. Behind our barrels are great people. We’re always looking for compassionate, qualified new team members who share our vision and values of hard work, quality, and enthusiasm.

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job openings



General Labor

Robinson Stave is accepting applications for General Labor positions at our Kentucky location. (Night Shift). $17 to $23 per hour, PLUS $1.25 per hour shift premium.

Robinson Stave is an equal employment opportunity employer.




Production Supervisor (Cooperage)

Stave Mill Supervisor (Night Shift)

Maintenance Supervisor

Operations Accountant

Accounting Administrator

Maintenance Tech

Tool Inventory Clerk

We offer excellent benefits including health, dental, vision, free life insurance, STD, LTD, 401K with match, paid holidays, and PTO from day one.

Robinson Stave is an equal employment opportunity employer








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