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Title 2017 Grape Sampler/Lab Intern
Employer Matchbook Wine Company
Employment Location Zamora, CA
Company Description Matchbook Wine Company is a family-owned operation in the Dunnigan Hills of Zamora, CA, producing and bottling quality wines on-site under such labels as: Matchbook, The Arsonist, Mossback, and Chasing Venus. Thirty minutes from Davis, the winery is located in the midst of 1,300 acres of estate vineyards, comprised of Chardonnay, Tempranillo, Syrah, and several other varietals. We expect to crush about 2700 tons in 2017 (approximately 30% white, 70% red). The majority of our grapes come from our estate vineyards, but we also source fruit from the Russian River Valley and Chalk Hill.
Type Internship
Pay Scale $12.50
Employment Start Date July
Employment End Date end of October
Job Description We are looking for an enthusiastic, detail-oriented individual to assist in berry sampling and lab work for the duration of the 2017 harvest. You will be responsible for daily sampling of multiple vineyard sites, including recording observations regarding fruit development. You will also work closely with the lab director to assist in monitoring fermentations, other harvest related analysis, and monitoring of all other wine lots. This position may include some cellar work.
The ideal candidate will have the following qualities:
•Detail-oriented
•Self-motivated
•Ability to handle and prioritize multiple tasks
•Ability to follow written and verbal instructions
•Basic computer skills

You must have the ability and willingness to work 6 days a week, including weekends, and overtime. In addition, you must be able to work outdoors for extended periods of time, climb stairs and ladders, lift 50 pounds, and be on your feet for most of the day. Reliable transportation is required.
Contact Info Please send cover letter and resume to Mikayla Callen.
Contact Address 12300 County Road 92B Zamora, California
Contact Phone (530) 662-1032 X 305
Contact E-mail mcallen@matchbookwines.com

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