Ektimo Vineyards / Ross Road Custom Crush is looking for a motivated harvest intern to join our cellar team for the 2020 vintage. The position will start in mid-August and run through October. The starting and ending dates are flexible depending on the harvest.
Job duties include, but are not limited to, the following:
• Winery sanitation including tanks and equipment
• Grape sorting and processing
• Juice and wine racking
• Pumpovers and punchdowns
• Yeast, nutrient and chemical additions
• Barrel filling, stirring and topping
• Must be in good physical condition and be willing to work extended hours including weekends
• Must be able to communicate in English
• Must be able to lift 50 pounds
• Are expected to work well with our winemaking team and on their own
Previous crush experience is helpful but not required.
Housing and transportation are not provided.