Cellar Position 2020 Intern
Job Begins late August and finishes early December.
Heirs Of My Dream Winery is a family owned and operated winery located in the Sonoma Valley. We are a newer, thriving winery in Sonoma Valley, established in 2015. One of our many objectives is creating an avenue for wine makers to access and excel through our facility. We work with a range of lot sizes, all premium from different appellations. We are a small team that prides ourselves in cleanliness and quality wine making. We enjoy the art of winemaking and everything that comes with it. We are looking for an eager, ready and willing to learn, motivated, detail oriented, hard- working, team member to join our production team.
Duties and Responsibilities of Cellar intern:
Including but not limited to:
• Fermentation monitoring: Punch downs, manual Pump overs, Brix and temp, tank cap inspection.
• Assist with tracking and daily grape receiving.
• General Maintenance of winery, power washing, possible winery errands.
• Winery Sanitation, Cleaning and Sanitizing tanks, equipment, machines, cleaning and Sanitizing hoses.
• Wine transfers, barrels, tanks, kegs.
• Barrel Work: Cleaning, sanitize, soaking, Topping, filling, etc.
• Winemaking Responsibilities: Daily harvest fruit arrival, grape sorting, inspecting fruit, monitoring crushing pad, and press.
• Assist winemakers as needed
Able to work long hours, including weekends, and possibly overtime.
Maintaining safe work environment. Maintaining enforced safety protocols.
Must be able to lift 40-50 lbs, physically challenging tasks and environment.
Must be at least 21 years of age.
Good to Great communication skills, both verbal and written.
Motivated, eager to learn, can do attitude.
Bilingual in Spanish is a plus.
Forklift experience is a plus.
We have many growth and learning opportunities working with different winemakers, wine styles, varieties, and many small lots.
Job is seasonal with opportunity for full time hire.
Pay will be determined based on experience
For more information on our company please visit our website. Heirswinery.com