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Harvest Winemaking Assistant

Quixote Winery

Napa, CA

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Job Description:

Quixote Winery is seeking interns for the 2021 harvest. We are a small winemaking team in need of detail-oriented and reliable individuals that have a great attitude, strong work ethic and a good sense of humor. This is a great opportunity to work closely with the winemaking team and see all aspects of hands-on winemaking. The intern will have the opportunity to participate in a wide array of cellar duties, such as:
•  Daily cleaning and sanitation
•  Perform pumpovers and punchdowns
•  Yeast inoculations and nutrient additions
•  Daily brix and temperature recording
•  Racking and barreling down wines
•  Drain and dig out red wine tanks
•  More cleaning
•  Sampling vineyard blocks for brix/pH/TA analysis

•  Team player, hardworking, trustworthy and has an eye for detail
•  With such a small production team we need an individual who can think critically, multitask, and not need constant supervision
•  Valid driver’s license and a reliable form of transportation to work
•  Must be able to work 10+ hours per day, 6 to 7 days a week
•  Ability to lift 50 pounds
•  Basic math, reading and writing skills
•  Ability to work while bending, twisting, squatting, pushing, pulling, reaching overhead, or kneeling

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Job Posted:
Monday, May 3rd
Type of Work:
Harvest Help
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