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Seasonal Viticulture Technician

Joel Gott Wines

St. Helena / San Luis Obispo, CA

Job Description:

Since our start in 1996, Joel Gott Wines has selected the best fruit from growing regions in California which we blend to create more balanced, clean, complex and elegant wines. We are hiring for 2 seasonal viticulture interns to assist in monitoring our vineyards in the Central Coast and North Coast starting early Summer. We are looking for motivated team members who are eager to expand on their knowledge and experience related to winegrowing & grower relations in a positive & fun working environment.

One position is based in San Luis Obispo and will include a territory stretching from Santa Barbara County up to Monterey/San Benito counties.
The 2nd position is based in St. Helena and will include a territory stretching from Mendocino, Lake, and Napa Counties out to Lodi and the Delta.

DUTIES:
•  Assess maturity and vine development and record field observations
•  Collect maturity samples
•  Record viticulture notes and analysis
•  Collect and report crop estimates
•  Scout for pests and diseases
•  Manage daily schedule and route
•  Assist in vineyard experiments and data collection
•  Assist the lab team in processing samples and relaying analysis to the winemaking team
•  Help maintain vineyard data reports
•  Work closely with Grower Relations Representatives

REQUIREMENTS:
•  Viticulture coursework and previous harvest/vineyard experience
•  Hard working, ability to follow written and verbal instructions
•  Ability to work independently, often long hours and some weekends
•  Extensive walking and ability to lift and carry up to 50 lbs.
•  Exposure to outside elements and physical work (lifting, bending, climbing, squatting)
•  Extensive driving. Valid CA driver’s license and clean DMV report required

Please submit cover letter and resume via email, or apply on our parent company's website:
N Coast Position: https://jobs.tfewines.com/job/St_-Helena-Viticulture-Technician-North-Coast-CA-94574/642949700/
C Coast Position: https://jobs.tfewines.com/job/San-Luis-Obispo-Viticulture-Technician-Central-Coast-CA-93401/642958400/

Additional Information:

Job Posted:
Friday, March 27th
Type of Work:
Harvest Help
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