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Title Harvest internship
Employer Round Pond Estate
Employment Location Rutherford CA
Company Description Come join our dynamic team at Round Pond Estate Winery in Rutherford, Napa Valley! Working with our own high-quality estate-grown grapes, we focus mainly on Bordeaux red varietals but also enjoy crafting remarkable Sauvignon Blanc, Viognier, Syrah, Petite Sirah, Merlot, Malbec, Nebbiolo and Sangiovese.
Type Internship
Pay Scale DOE
Employment Start Date August
Employment End Date end of November
Job Description Round Pond Winery in Rutherford is looking for cellar workers to join our 2018 harvest team. Applicants would be exposed to all aspects of harvest and would be working with some of the best vineyards in the Rutherford appellation. Attention to detail, passion for making world class wines, energetic, and a positive attitude are all attributes that we are looking for in an intern.

OBJECTIVE: Work directly with the winemaking team performing all tasks related to harvest, while furthering one’s understanding of wine production.

JOB DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
• Maturity sampling
• Fermentation monitoring
• Grape receiving, sorting and processing
• Juice and wine rackings and transfers
• Inoculations and additions
• Daily pump-overs
• Cleaning and sanitation of all winery equipment
• Operate both positive displacement and air pumps
• Wine barrel maintenance, preparation and filling
• Grape sampling
• Perform other duties as assigned

QUALIFICATION REQUIREMENTS:
• Effective communication skills
• Good reading, writing and math skills
• Good manual dexterity
• Ability to lift up to 50 lbs.
• Ability to work in various temperatures
• Follow all safety protocol
Contact Info jplant@roundpond.com
Contact Address 875 Rutherford rd
Contact E-mail jplant@roundpond.com
Contact Website www.roundpond.com

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