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Cellar master

Union sacre Winery

Paso Robles, CA

Job Description:

Union Sacre Winery '' Alsace House '' in Tincity  is currently looking to offer a full time cellar position, passionate, energetic, detail oriented individual to join our team .
This position works closely with the winemaker and winemaker assistant . General duties are described below but not limited to.

Responsibilities

•    Perform wine movements such as tank racking, transfers, and filling
•    Complete barrel work including stacking, washing, filling, racking, topping and maintenance
•    General sanitation, and cleaning and maintenance of cellar and equipment
•    Forklift operation including grape bins, barrels, and cased goods
•    Perform a variety of harvest tasks including loading presses, pump-overs and punchdowns, and pomace removal
•    May be required to manage a small crew of temporary workers during harvest
•    Work environment ranges from outdoors in all types of weather to temperature-controlled barrel building

Qualifications

•    A positive attitude and strong work ethic
•    A desire to learn and improve skillset
•    Ability to excel in a team environment
•    Minimum 1-2 years of experience in wine production/cellar work
•    Ability to understand, communicate, and follow directions in verbal and written English
•    Experience with year-round winery activities, especially harvest operations
•    Able to work any shift and overtime as needed particularly during harvest
•    Experience operating a forklift to stack barrels and cased goods
•    Valid Driver’s License

Physical Requirements

•    Ability to lift 60 lbs. sacks and roll, move, lift onto a rack empty wine barrels (~100 lbs.), and push heavy wheeled machinery
•    Ability to stand for extended periods of time; walk, kneel, and climb stairs and ladders
•    Ability to work in different exposures: indoor, outdoor, hot, cold, wet or dry
•    Ability to work while standing on different surfaces: cement, blacktop, gravel, vineyard
•    Ability to perform repetitive hand movements or motions for 4-5 hours a day or up to entire shift

Please send your resume, as well as a cover letter if you are inspired.

I will read letters and would to know more about you than a resume can describe.

Additional Information:

Job Posted:
Thursday, February 13th
Type of Work:
Full Time