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Title 2017 Harvest Viticulture and Enology Intern
Employer Quivira Vineyards
Employment Location Healdsburg, CA
Company Description Quivira is a family-owned winery producing hand-crafted, estate-grown Dry Creek Valley wines. We specialize in small-lot wines from a diverse set of varietals tied closely to the unique terroir of our Biodynamically farmed estate vineyards.
Type Full Time
Pay Scale DOE
Employment Start Date July 2017
Employment End Date November 2017
Job Description We’re looking for an exceptional individual to fill a unique position on our 2017 Harvest team. This position will function as a pivot point between our vineyard and winemaking teams and will be tasked with seeing that pre-harvest information is quickly and effectively communicated to both. Ideal candidates should be dedicated to ultra-premium winemaking and be willing and able to maintain a high degree of focus and precision through long hours.

Key responsibilities could include but not be limited to:

• Vineyard and ripeness monitoring
• Grape sampling, processing, data entry and reporting
• Tonnage estimates and cluster counts
• Basic lab analysis
• Crushpad work
• Additions and fermentation management
• Punchdowns and pumpovers
• Cleaning and sanitizing equipment

This position will be required to lift and carry 50 lbs., utilize basic arithmetic and measurement skills, follow detailed verbal and written instructions, work long days & weekends, stand for long periods of time, climb stairs and ladders and work in a safe and efficient manner.
Contact Info Please send cover letter and CV to:
Zack Robinson
Enologist and Technical Winemaker
Quivira Vineyards
ZRobinson@quivirawine.com
Contact Address 4900 West Dry Creek Rd, Healdsburg, CA, 95448
Contact Phone 707-431-8333
Contact Fax 707-431-1664
Contact E-mail zrobinson@quivirawine.com
Contact Website http://quivirawine.com

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