HUNNICUTT Wine Company is a boutique winery and custom crush facility located in the heart of Napa Valley in Saint Helena. We are a small team that is dedicated to producing premium, world-class wines for our customers and for our clients We are currently seeking enthusiastic, hard-working candidates to join our team for Harvest 2023.
As a Harvest 2023 team member at HUNNICUTT, you'll have the opportunity to participate in multiple facets of the production process, experience the varied styles of our client winemakers, and have the opportunity to work with vineyards and varietals throughout Napa and Sonoma counties.
This position is expected to be available from mid-August through mid-November, though actual dates may vary.
Responsibilities for this position include, but are not limited to:
Carefully reading and carrying out work order instructions
Fruit sorting and destemming
Red and white fruit processing
Performing juice and wine additions
Delestage, battonage, pump-overs, and punch-downs
Inoculating must, juice, and wine
Sampling for lab analysis
Daily Brix and temperature analysis
Monitoring fermentation nutrition
Cleaning and sanitizing tanks and equipment
Racking wine from tanks and barrels
Barrel organization and tracking
Winery safety and sanitation
All other duties as assigned
Positive attitude and a desire to learn and grow
Must be able to read and communicate effectively
Must be comfortable working alone and in groups
Must be able to lift 50 lbs repeatedly.
Must be willing and able to work from 7AM to 7PM 6 days a week.
Coursework or degree in Viticulture and Enology
Previous harvest experience
General comprehension of wine analysis and fermentation dynamics