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Harvest Enologist - Research

St Helena, CA

Job Description:

JOB DESCRIPTION
This is a great opportunity to work within a luxury winemaking team for the 2019 harvest. The facility is a state-of-the-art luxury hub that houses several mature and up and coming brands. Be a part of a highly sought-after legacy winery that is at the forefront of the industry!

This position will include daily harvest task management with a focus on research projects. The position is not a hands-on winemaking job, but knowledge of a working cellar and winemaking practices is necessary to help ensure efficient and quality workflow. We need someone who is dynamic, outgoing, and willing to jump in to help the winemaking team throughout the season.


RESPONSIBILTIIES:
Daily monitoring of research projects
Daily record keeping and data entry
Creation of work orders and instructions
Flexible schedule necessary depending on projects
Communication with the cellar, laboratory, and winemaking teams
Collaborate with winemakers across brands and styles
Fermentation monitoring
Oversight during harvest cellar activities
Set up tastings, fermenter and otherwise
Opportunities to taste fermenters with the winemaking team

REQUIREMENTS:
BS in a science field or equivalent harvest experience.
Excellent communication ability
Computer skills required
Basic math associated with converting units and making calculations
Self-motivated, detail oriented, and able to work independently
Able to work a flexible schedule and some weekends
Able to lift and carry up to 50 lbs.

Additional Information:

Job Posted:
Tuesday, February 12th
Type of Work:
Harvest Help
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