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Vintage Cellar Hand - Icewine Harvest

Pillitteri Estates Winery

Niagara on the Lake, ON   Canada

Job Description:

Vintage Cellar Hand – Icewine Harvest (2 positions available)

Pillitteri Estates Winery is the Largest Estate Producer of Icewine. This is a temporary full time position and the successful candidate will be involved in every aspect of production from berry to bottle.

Requirements of the ideal candidate:
•  High school diploma
•  Previous vintage experience an asset
•  Must be able to work to the completion of the vintage (estimated 3-6 months)
•  Valid sin number or work permit
•  Must be able to work shift work including weekends and evenings

Duties include:
•  Fruit processing
•  Weighing, sorting, operating and cleaning the de-stemmer and presses
•  Cleaning equipment and tanks
•  Racking wine juice and inoculations
•  Pump overs and punch downs
•  Juice and wine additions
•  Barrel work

Skills:
•  Must be able to work at heights
•  Must be able to work both indoors and outdoors (with a potential of inclement weather)
•  Must be able to lift 55lbs
•  Highly motivated
•  Strong work ethic
•  Strong communication skills
•  Work in a team setting
•  Valid forklift license is an asset

Please forward your application with current resume.

Additional Information:

Job Posted:
Wednesday, November 22nd
Type of Work:
Harvest Help
Salary Information:
$16.00 per hour