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Title 2017 Harvest Position
Employer Hawks View Cellars
Employment Location Sherwood, Oregon
Company Description Hawks View Cellars sustainably farms and cares for over 50 acres of Pinot Noir and Pinot Gris grapes in the Chehalem Mountains, just outside of Portland, Oregon. Planted in 1991, the 50-acre Hawks View Vineyard offers the ideal growing conditions for Pinot Noir and Pinot Gris. Our east-facing slopes protect the vines from the heat of summer, while our moderate elevation ensures optimal ripening. The laurelwood and loess soils – unique to this side of the Chehalem Mountains AVA – lend distinction.
Type Full Time
Pay Scale $14 - $16 DOE
Employment Start Date Early September
Employment End Date TBD - End of November at the latest
Job Description We are looking for a motivated individual to join our small winery team for the 2017 harvest. The ideal candidate must be able to lift 50 + pounds, and will be available to work long and flexible hours including weekends starting early September. Work responsibilities will include but are not limited to:

-Receiving and processing fruit
-Setup, cleaning, and breakdown of processing equipment and tanks
-Barrel cleaning, placement of barrels on in-place racks, racking, and barrel filling
-Fermentation monitoring including yeast inoculation, additions, punchdown, and pumpovers

Applicants must have their own transportation and accommodations. Previous vintage experience with forklift skills and/or study in Enology a plus.
Contact Info Please send your resume with cover letter to: Shannon@hawksviewcellars.com
Contact Address 20210 SW Conzelmann Rd
Sherwood, OR 97140
Contact Phone 503.625.1591
Contact E-mail shannon@hawksviewcellars.com
Contact Website http://www.hawksviewcellars.com

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