The Full-Time Bottling Staff is responsible for operating various machines on Oliver Winery's state-of-the-art bottling line. With detailed, on the job training, this staff member will work to master daily bottling responsibilities such as setting up and tearing down the bottling line, operating and caring for bottling line machinery, and assisting with maintenance, cleanliness, and safety of winemaking environments. The ideal candidate is dependable and thrives in a precision-driven, team-oriented environment while maintaining a focus on safety, efficiency, and quality.
Assists with the setup and cleanup of bottling line.
Performs cleaning and sterilization operations as directed.
Responsible for operation of a particular part of bottling equipment on a given day which may include:
Operating Case Packer
Operating Carton Sealer
Operating Carton Labeler
Assists with the preventative maintenance of machines, trouble-shooting, reporting operation issues, cleaning, and most importantly, performing quality assurance.
Performs winemaking work orders as needed including cleaning tanks, performing filtrations, wine movements, etc.
Additional duties, as assigned by the Management.
High School Diploma or equivalent.
Ability to work on feet for extended periods.
Ability to repeatedly lift 50 or more lbs. for extended periods of time.
Must possess a valid driver's license and be able to be insured on company vehicles.
Work well in a team environment.
Be able to work efficiently with minimal supervision.
A strong interest in wine and winemaking.
Due to the nature of our business, must be over 21 years of age.
SUCCESS FACTORS/JOB COMPETENCIES:
Flexible; shows initiative and possesses a highly motivated attitude.
Follows work orders accurately.
Seeks new knowledge and experiences to enhance value as Oliver Winery employee.
Accepts direction and constructive criticism from others.
Interacts well with fellow employees and winery managers.
Exhibits interest and appreciation for wine.
Takes ownership of responsibilities, including meeting deadlines.
Willingness to communicate in a persuasive and constructive manner that leads to positive change.
In addition, all successful winery employees are able to:
Use your attitude and effort to contribute to a positive work environment.
Be thoughtfully engaged and do your best work. Every day.
Model the winery values: Respect People, Expect Quality, Think Differently, Get Stuff Done.
PHYSICAL DEMANDS/WORK ENVIRONMENT: This is a physical job in a winery/production setting that will require long periods of standing, walking, lifting, climbing ladders and steps, operating heavy machinery and the ability to observe others and the work environment. This position requires the ability to work on catwalks with a safety restraint. Specific vision abilities required by this job include color vision.
Typical Schedule: Position is full-time with benefits. Typical schedule is Monday-Thursday 8am-5pm, Friday 8am-12pm. Shifts will occasionally differ depending on the season and wine production needs.
Core Values of Oliver Winery:
Respect People. Respect others in your interactions with fellow staff, customers, suppliers, and all you meet in conducting winery business. Listen as much as you talk. Be respectful, friendly, and dependable.
Expect Quality. Quality matters. Expect the best from yourself and fellow staff. Do your job with pride and attention to detail.
Think Differently. Be curious and creative. Seek out ways to improve our products, our brand, our service, and our facility.
Get Stuff Done. Make smart decisions and deliver results. See solutions, not roadblocks. Execute great ideas with urgency.
Employee Benefits & Perks:
Comprehensive health, vision, dental, and supplemental benefit packages.
Generous PTO and Paid Holidays.
Employer 401(k) matching program of up to 6% of annual compensation.
Paid training and meetings. Opportunities for professional development.
Access to our award-winning Live Well wellness program featuring fitness reimbursements, charitable giving matches, and education on topics including financial health, physical wellbeing, and more.
Generous employee discount on wine, food and merchandise.
We strongly recommend you submit a cover letter along with your resume.