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Harvest Lab Technician

Chandon

Yountville, CA

Harvest Lab Technician Harvest Lab Technician

Job Description:

More than 250 years of sparkling winemaking experience and ancestors who defined innovation helped to form today's Domaine Chandon, which continues the tradition of discovery and passion for great winemaking.

Join us for Harvest and gain valuable hands-on experience from one of California’s premier sparkling wineries.


KEY RESPONSIBILITIES

•  Process grape maturity samples
•  Monitor tank fermentations
•  Prepare reagents and standards
•  Log samples and record results in spreadsheets and database
•  Calibration of laboratory equipment
•  Perform all routine analyses of musts and wines
•  Collect samples for analysis
•  Notify Winemaker / Assistant winemakers of problems that arise and out-of-specification analysis
•  Bottling line QC
•  General lab support


POSITION SPECIFICATIONS

•  B.S. in Enology, Chemistry, Microbiology, Food Science or related field preferred
•  Knowledge of laboratory analysis and methodology
•  Excellent observational, organizational and communication skills
•  Strong computer skills, including word-processing, spreadsheets, and e-mail
•  Ability to work safely, including the proper use of protective equipment and proper handling of hazardous substances
•  Ability to work harmoniously with co-workers, and perform duties and responsibilities in a manner consistent with the company’s value of exhibiting the highest quality standards in all endeavors


PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS

•  Ability to climb stairs
•  Ability to stand and walk for long hours
•  Ability to lift and carry 50 pounds
•  Ability to work both inside and outside in varying, often cold or wet, weather conditions

Additional Information:

Job Posted:
Thursday, May 21st
Type of Work:
Harvest Help
Reference No:
1153