Westport Rivers is a family owned and run Vineyard & Winery located in Westport Massachusetts. Operations began in 1985 and have grown to encompass an 80 acre vineyard, a 10,000 case per year winery, a Company Store, and wholesale operations.
Job Description - Winemaker
Reports to the General Manager, and consulting winemaker.
Production of still, Méthode Champanoise sparkling, fortified, distilled wines and brandy
Production from press to bottle
Manage cellar rats
Retail and sales staff tastings
Occasional onsite events
Occasional wine dinners or other offsite events
2 year enology degree plus 2 years cool climate winery experience. Vineyard experience a bonus.