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DUSTED VALLEY PORTFOLIO WINEMAKER

Dusted Valley

Walla Walla, WA

Job Description:

DUTIES: Employee will be dedicated primarily to all facets of receiving, processing grapes and the production of wine through bottling. This will include but not be limited to the following duties.
1. Vineyard evaluation and sampling
2. Coordinate pick up and/or delivery of grapes and bulk wine
3. Participate in grape receiving, processing and wine production during harvest both day and swing shifts
4. Manage winery crew and crush crew
5. Generate and execute work orders on a timely basis
6. General maintenance of equipment
7. Lab analysis of juice and wine then data entry and documentation
8. Understand and execute winery equipment and barrel SSOP’s
9. Manage racking and blending wines
10. Wine lot and barrel tracking from start to finish
11. Organize and conduct wine additions and fining trials
12. Organize and participate in wine evaluation
13. Contribute to the continuous improvement of the winemaking process and procedures
14. Maintain inventory and ordering of supplies, gas and chemicals
15. Acquire and coordinate all packaging supplies for Dusted Valley, Boomtown and Blind Boar Wine Co.
16. Bottling prep and execution
17. Work all special events at the Walla Walla tasting room

Background/Experience:
• BS Degree in Enology, Viticulture or related
• Must have 5+ years plus of "hands-on" wine production experience
• Must have Production planning, procurement, and capital expenditure experience
• Required experience in winery cellar supervision
• Forklift Certified
• Skilled in the use of MS Word, MS Excel, MS Access, MS PowerPoint and Outlook at an intermediate level
• This position requires a highly motivated individual who is organized, detail oriented, flexible and able to work independently as well as a member of a team.

Additional Information:

Job Posted:
Thursday, June 19th
Type of Work:
Full Time
Salary Information:
TBD

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Contact Information
Dusted Valley
Chad Johnson
PH: 509-525-1337