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2018 Harvest Lab and Cellar Interns

Brasswood Cellars

St. Helena, CA

Job Description:

Brasswood Estate features a state-of-the-art winery with 17,000 sq. feet of caves where we make our own wines alongside some world-class custom crush clients. The property is also home to multiple tasting rooms, including a sensory room, a bottle shop with rare wines and liquors and our world-class restaurant, Brasswood Bar + Bakery + Kitchen.

Brasswood Cellars is looking for Harvest Interns to join us for the 2018 season. If you are a hardworking, passionate person who pays attention to detail and thrives in a bustling, team-driven environment then look no further! All levels of experience will be considered.

Key Responsibilities

•  Follow cellar work orders from Director of Wine Production and Cellar Master.
•  Assist in sorting and processing fruit to tank, tank sanitation, and cleaning equipment and winery.
•  Fermentation management including pumpovers, punchdowns, Brix and temp checks, additions and inoculations.
•  Basic sampling and lab analysis. (pH, VA, SO2,TA, Alc.)
•  Barrel work including cleaning and sanitation, painting, filling, racking, battonage, and topping.
•  Cellar work including racking, managing tank headspace, pump operation (air, PC, and bulldog), forklifting, pallet jacking.
•  Red and White Press Operation.

Basic lab analysis (pH, VA, SO2,TA, Alc.)
Sampling of juice, wine, and grapes
Run enzymatics for malic, G/F, YAN, NOPA
Yeast inoculations and additions


•  Flexibility and willingness to work in a constantly changing environment.
•  Be able to work day or night shifts with extended hours. Weekend work is expected.
•  Strong organizational and problem solving skills.
•  Ability to read, write and perform simple arithmetic.
•  Positive outlook and team player attitude.
•  Ability to work in small confined spaces and high places.
•  Ability to stand for long periods of time.
•  Ability to lift up to 50 lbs.

Additional Information:

Job Posted:
Wednesday, April 18th
Type of Work:
Harvest Help