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Title Enology Internship Harvest 2018
Employer Early Mountain Vineyards
Employment Location Virginia
Company Description Early Mountain Vineyards is located in Madison, Virginia and is part of the Monticello Wine Trail in the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains. With a strong commitment to the vineyard, as well as a fervent expression of place, our mission is to craft high-quality wines and to participate in Virginia's ascent as a world-class wine region. For additional information on the winery, please visit
Type Internship
Pay Scale Compensation: Interns will be paid hourly and are eligible for overtime pay.
Employment Start Date August (exact date TBD)
Employment End Date November/December (season dependent).
Job Description Early Mountain Vineyards is seeking a laboratory intern for the 2018 harvest. Internships start in August (exact timeframe TBD) and end approximately early November or December (season dependent).

Job responsibilities will include:
Fermentation monitoring
Fruit sampling
Basic Chemistry analysis: pH, TA, Brix, Free SO2, etc.
Enzymatic analysis (YAN, Malic Acid, Acetic Acid, Glucose Fructose)
Assist in bottling operations and general cellar tasks as needed

Ability to perform physical labor, including lifting 50 lbs. on a regular basis
Willingness to work long hours and up to 7 days a week at times
Understanding of general winemaking practices
Previous lab skills
A positive attitude, sense of humor and keen eye for detail
Self-motivated with the ability to work independently
Must have own transportation
Contact Info Please send cover letter and references to
Contact Address 6109 Wolftown-Hood Road\r\nMadison, Va 22727
Contact Phone 540.948.9005
Contact E-mail

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