Union Wine Company is looking for interns for the 2014 harvest. We are seeking motivated individuals with a strong work ethic to join our team and help in all stages of the winemaking process. Ideal candidates will have the ability to work well both independently and as a part of a group. Applicants must be willing to work varying shifts including weekends, holidays and overtime. We are a small crew who are passionate about crafting wines and who enjoy each others company. We are looking for people who share those values.
Duties included but not limited to:
Cleaning and sanitizing equipment
Sorting, destemming and crushing grapes
Inoculations and additions
Punch-downs and pump-overs
Draining, digging, and pressing tanks
Filling, racking, and topping barrels
Juice racking, and wine movements
Ability to bend, squat and lift 50 lbs.
Ability to work flexible hours
Have reliable transportation and report to work on-time
Ideal candidates will also possess:
A positive attitude and sense of humor
Previous harvest experience