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Title Harvest Enologist - Lakeport Winery
Employer Jackson Family Wines
Employment Location Lakeport, California
Company Description
Type Seasonal F/T
Pay Scale competitive
Employment Start Date As soon as possible
Employment End Date To be determined
Job Description Harvest Enologist

We are looking for a team leader with a strong work ethic and a desire to learn new skills in our state-of-the-art winery.

Under direct supervision of the Winemaker, responsibilities of this important position include:

Calculation of juice and wine additions for the cellar
Providing support in both the cellar and lab to fulfill winemaking operations
Evaluation of both sensory and chemistry analyses to determine action on juice fining, blending, and fermentation additions
Preparing ML cultures and calculating ML inoculations for the cellar
Scheduling work, writing work orders and overseeing execution of scheduled work
Preparation of trial blends and fining trials
Participation in research projects
Other projects as assigned by the Winemaker

Other Requirements:

BS or MS in Enology or related field required, with some previous winery experience preferred. Have a complete understanding of all cellar operations including, but not limited to, crushing of red and white varietal grapes, fermentation, racking, filtering, additions, fining, barrels and bottling. Must have supervisory skills and be able to communicate effectively. Strong computer skills and database management experience are necessary. Must be available to work flexible schedules and overtime if required, especially during harvest. Must be able to pass a physical and drug examination and show proof of eligibility to work in the United States.

Physical Requirements:

Ability to lift 50 lbs., repeatedly
Ability to stand for long periods of time
Ability to push and pull heavy objects
Ability to climb, stoop, bend and lift
Vision: Close vision, distance vision, color vision and peripheral vision

Contact Info Please apply to link provided in posting
Contact Address 425 AVIATION BLVD
Contact Website http://app.jobvite.com/j?cj=op9n7fwM&s=UCD

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