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Title Harvest Intern
Employer Boeger Winery
Employment Location Placerville, CA
Company Description Boeger winery has a long and distinguished history in El Dorado County. The site was originally a farm and winery established in the 1850s by the Lombardo family. Although the original winery survived most of Prohibition by producing wines for local churches, it finally closed just around the time the 18th amendment was repealed. In 1972, Greg Boeger purchased the estate and established the first commercial winery in El Dorado County since Prohibition.
Type Full Time
Pay Scale 14-16
Employment Start Date September 1
Employment End Date November 15
Job Description Boeger Winery is looking to hire two full time interns for the upcoming harvest. Located in the Sierra Nevada Foothills of El Dorado County, we focus on Barbera, but take advantage of our distinctive vineyard locations to work with a wide variety of unique and interesting grape varieties. Work days can be long, tiring, and occasionally wet, so a good work ethic and sense of humor are imperative! Work tenure is likely to be from early September to early November, though some seasonal variation can be expected.

Daily Duties Include:

-Cleaning and Sanitation
-Racking and Cleaning Barrels
-Loading and Emptying the Press
-Punchdowns and Pumpovers
-Daily Brix and Temps Readings
-Other miscellaneous tasks

Qualified Candidates Should:

-Be able to lift and carry 50 lbs.
-Have the ability to work long hours, including overtime, and occasional weekends
-Be interested in learning about wine and winemaking
-Be able to climb ladders, stairs, and navigate a busy work zone
-Have basic math skills
-Previous winery experience is a considerable plus, but not necessary.
Contact Info Please email cover letter and resume to info@boegerwinery.com
Contact Address 1709 Carson Road
Contact Phone 5306228094
Contact E-mail info@boegerwinery.com
Contact Website http://www.boegerwinery.com

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