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Winery Maintenance Mechanic

Alexander Valley Vineyards

Healdsburg, CA

Job Description:

Winery Maintenance Mechanic
Alexander Valley Vineyards
Healdsburg, CA
Job Description
Winery Maintenance Mechanic

Perform a wide variety of skilled mechanical duties to install, troubleshoot, repair and modify mechanical equipment and facilities.


Under general supervision, this position installs, repairs, and performs preventative and emergency maintenance on a wide variety of still wine bottling line equipment that operates at 80 bottles per minute. Additionally the technician will perform repairs on support equipment, buildings, fixtures and systems.

Essential duties and responsibilities:

•  Perform mechanical tasks, such as lubrication, mechanical repairs to pumps, compressors, and various bottling equipment.
•  Install, troubleshoot and repair winery equipment.
•  Repair and maintain equipment package change parts.
•  Review service requests for repairs, and maintenance, determine nature and recommend appropriate solution.
•  Use technical publications to troubleshoot and repair equipment.
•  Perform preventative maintenance on winery and bottling equipment.
•  Perform corrective maintenance on winery facility and bottling equipment.
•  Assist in the movement of materials and equipment as required.
•  Perform any other task as assigned.


Be a self starter and work with limited supervision.
Have good communication skills.
Basic electrical, plumbing, machine repair and fabrication knowledge
Have a basic understanding of the computer and work with Word, Excel, E-mail and research on the internet.
Be able to read and write English and perform Mathematical calculations.
Be able to read and understand technical manuals and publications.
Be able to read various types of gauges, meters and operate test equipment
Be able to trouble shoot, repair and maintain all crush related equipment
Be able to assist with installation of new equipment.


2 - 3 years winery maintenance experience as a Maintenance Mechanic preferred, or equivalent technical training. Must have a thorough knowledge of mechanical systems as they relate to winery equipment including bottling line, hydraulics, air systems, vacuum systems, air conditioning and refrigeration. Must be organized with good follow through and time management skills. Must be able to work overhead and lift and carry up to 50 pounds.

Must know and exercise proper use of safety equipment and safety procedures.

Available to work weekends and overtime when required.
Must be able to lift and carry 50 lbs, valid driver’s license and insurance.

Email resume. No Phone or Fax.

Additional Information:

Job Posted:
Thursday, January 10th
Type of Work:
Full Time