LACHINI VINEYARDS is seeking 2 harvest interns for the upcoming 2017 vintage.
We produce approx. 6,000 cases of ultra-premium Pinot Noir, Chardonnay, Pinot Gris, Rose’ & Cabernet Sauvignon sourced almost exclusively from our Estate Vineyard as well as other reputable vineyards (including WA & CA). The winery is located in Tualatin, OR while our vineyard is located in Newberg, Oregon.
Previous vintage experience working inside a winery is desired as is winemaking coursework. Open to those desiring to further their wine education who work in the restaurant industry. Forklift experience preferred. Intern positions will last for approximately 6-12 weeks, generally from the mid-end of September into November. There is a potential for one intern to remain on as a cellar assistant.
Must be able to work long, variable hours including weekends and have a good understanding of the wine making process and a passion for Pinot Noir.
Vintage work includes but is not limited to: fruit sampling, lab analysis, fruit sorting, pump overs, punch downs, additions, fermentation monitoring, lab work, barrel work and lots of cleaning.