If you have taken a moment to unwind with a bottle of beer, toast with glass of wine, or celebrate with a cocktail, chances are that you have shared that moment with Constellation Brands. We are passionate producers of iconic beer, wine and spirits brands that consumers love. From Modelo, to Robert Mondavi Wines, to The Prisoner Wine Company, to High West Whiskey, we produce over 100 premium brands with sales in nearly 100 countries, making us the number one multi-category beverage alcohol company in the U.S.
This position will primarily be based in Oakville, CA at To Kalon Vineyard / Robert Mondavi Winery.
We are seeking an individual who is looking for opportunity to gain experience in the field of Viticulture. This on-the-job experience pairs well for people who are studying wine, viticulture and or wine business. Depending on the skills of the candidate, this role can offer opportunity to improve anywhere from entry level to advanced skills.
This position will assist with the execution of certified organic as well as sustainable viticulture programs in our premium Napa Valley vineyards. Working with the Viticulture and Operations Management Teams to monitor and evaluate viticulture practices including pesticides, fertilizers, crop estimation, data collection, and vine management. This position reports to the Vineyard Manager an provides excellent exposure to the larger world of Grape Management as well additional cross functional collaborators including Winemaking.
* Collection and organization of viticulture data
* Interpreting viticulture data with vineyard management team
* Supporting sustainability, organic and other compliance programs
* Attend relevant viticulture seminars and continuing education to stay current on vineyard issues
* Build and maintain culture of health and safety.
* Ability to work the majority of the period from April through end of October
* Ability to work various shifts including weekends and overtime
* Strong written/verbal communication skills in English
* Ability to work independently.
* Excellent organizational and communication skills - oral and written
* Basic computer skills, MS Office (primarily Excel, Word, and Outlook).
* 1-2 years of study in Viticulture or relevant work experience
Working Conditions/Physical Requirements:
Involves prolonged outdoor exposure in a range of weather conditions, loud noises, toxic chemicals and working near moving mechanical parts. Frequent walking, standing, sitting, bending, kneeling, crouch or crawl in vineyards. Must be able to stand and walk over rough or uneven terrain. Must be able to move up to 55 lbs. Must have a valid driver's license. Must be flexible with scheduling and willing to work long hours during crop estimation periods and harvest. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
The salary range for this role is:
$19.00 - $27.00 an hour
This is the lowest to highest salary we in good faith believe we would pay for this role at the time of this posting. We may ultimately pay more or less than the posted range, and the range may be modified in the future. An employee's pay position within the salary range will be based on several factors including, but limited to, relevant education, qualifications, certifications, experience, skills, seniority, geographic location, performance, shift, travel requirements, sales or revenue-based metrics, any collective bargaining agreements, and business or organizational needs.
Note: No amount of pay is considered to be wages or compensation until such amount is earned, vested, and determinable. The amount and availability of any bonus, commission, or any other form of compensation that are allocable to a particular employee remains in the Company's sole discretion unless and until paid and may be modified at the Company's sole discretion, consistent with the law.
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