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Title Assistant Viticulturist
Employer Silverado Farming Company
Employment Location Napa and Sonoma Counties
Company Description
Type Full Time
Pay Scale DOE
Employment Start Date negotiable
Job Description Assistant Viticulturist

Works with SFC Viticulturists to develop and implement viticulture plans according to quality and budgetary goals. Expect up to 60 hours per week April through November, December-March 40 hours per week.

Specific duties will include but not be limited to:

• Scouting vineyards for pest and disease levels
• Collecting field and winery data
• Regular vineyard work by hand such as pruning, tying, training, suckering, leafing, thinning, irrigating, harvesting and planting
• Monitoring soil and vine water status and irrigation scheduling
• Monitoring vine nutrient status and fertilizing

Qualifications
• Interest in viticulture and winemaking
• Degree in viticulture or related field or comparable work experience
• Ability to take direction, work harmoniously with co-workers, clients and vendor
• Computer literate and proficient in Microsoft Office Application
• Willing and capable of manual labor outdoors in all types of weather
• Must have valid California Driver’s License, be insurable by the company and be able to operate a motor vehicle safely
• Bilingual English and Spanish is preferred

Silverado Farming Company, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. We offer competitive wages, company paid health care benefits, vacation, paid holidays, and an IRA with company match. Interested candidates can email a cover letter with their resume.

Contact Info email resume and cover letter to stan@silveradofarming.com
Contact Address 390 Taylor Street\r\nNapa CA 94559
Contact Fax 7072518018
Contact E-mail stan@silveradofarming.com
Contact Website http://silveradofarming.com

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