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Title Harvest Intern
Employer EFESTE
Employment Location Woodinville, WA
Company Description Premium Washington State Winery
Type Seasonal F/T
Pay Scale DOE
Employment Start Date August 2018
Employment End Date December 2018
Job Description EFESTE winery is seeking a motivated individual to fill our cellar harvest intern position. This is an excellent opportunity to gain hands-on cellar experience at a premium Washington winery. The position is fluid and offers a broad range of training in various cellar tasks.

Duties/Responsibilities:

- Cleaning and sanitation of crush equipment and winery facilities
- Daily set-up and break down of crush equipment
- Hydrating, filling, and topping barrels
- Punch downs, brix readings, juice and wine sampling
- Fermentation additions
- Daily lab work monitoring the chemistry of juices, musts and wines, (Brix, pH, TA, etc.)
- Various other duties as assigned by winemaking team

Requirements:

- The ideal candidate will be motivated, hard working and pays close attention to detail
- Is self motivated, energetic, and has a good attitude/sense of humor
- Work in a safe manner around large pieces of equipment and chemicals
- Be able to stand for long periods of time
- Lift and carry up to 50 pounds
- Grasp, crawl, stoop, squat, carry, climb ladders and barrel racks
- Reach with hands and arms
- Bend at the waist
- Taste, smell and evaluate juice and wines
- Previous lab experience
- Work up to seven days a week
- Follow verbal and written instructions in English
- Have a valid driver’s license and transportation
- Forklift skills a plus but not necessary


Prior experience is preferred but not a requirement. If you have the desired skills and want to have a fun time making exceptional wine, please send a cover letter and resume to Michael Frank at michael@efeste.com. Expected start date is at the beginning of August but can be negotiated.
Contact Info Email Cover Letter and Resume to michael@efeste.com
Contact Address 19730 144th Ave NE\r\nWoodinville, WA 98072
Contact Phone 4253987200
Contact E-mail michael@efeste.com
Contact Website https://www.winebusiness.com/classifieds/winejobs/?go=listing&listingid=153368

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