We have an exciting opportunity for a passionate and talented Winemaker to join the team at the Crow River Winery in Hutchinson, MN. Our 17,000 sq. ft. facility produces over 5,000 cases per year offering the opportunity to become an integral part of the team.
You will be responsible for contributing to:
-Winemaking on site to ensure wines meet quality, style, financial and market expectations, and are consistent with the product strategy.
-Leads, motivates, measures and directs vineyard and winemaking activities.
-Contributing to winemaking leadership and providing technical direction for wine production, as well as ensuring production plans and goals are met.
-Leading cross-functional communications with other teams regarding winemaking matters.
-Responsible for participating in interactive efforts to optimize grape and wine resource allocations, to manage bulk wine inventory to specifications, and to take the lead in innovation.
-Promotes the wine at in-house and off-site tastings and events.
You will be a focused winemaker, with demonstrated wine competencies. You will have an absolute passion for wine and have a contemporary approach to winemaking along with recognition of the importance of traditional winemaking practice.
You will be well compensated in keeping with your experience and enjoy paid health, dental, disability and life insurance. A matching 401K is in place along with profit sharing incentives.