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Employer Constellation Brands
Employment Location St. Helena, CA
Company Description Constellation Brands (NYSE: STZ and STZ.B), a Fortune 500® company, is a leading international producer and marketer of beer, wine and spirits with operations in the U.S., Canada, Mexico, New Zealand and Italy.
Type Full Time
Pay Scale DOE
Employment Start Date August
Employment End Date November
Job Description The Prisoner Wine Company, in St. Helena, CA is seeking a Winemaking Intern who wants to participate in hands on learning in the wine industry. Ideal candidates have completed at least one harvest in a winemaking cellar and have completed or are currently pursuing a degree in Viticulture, Enology or related field. Interns will also have the opportunity visit vineyards, participate in tastings, and/or visit a sister winery within Constellation Brands’ portfolio.

This is a seasonal job; dates are generally between August and November, depending on the start of harvest. Hours are determined on an as needed basis to keep up with grape processing. This will include weekend work and overtime.

This is an excellent opportunity for an extremely organized, motivated, and detailed individual who is looking for a thorough winemaking experience making high quality wine in a dynamic and fast paced environment. This position works directly with the Winemaking Team and will be an integral winemaking support position, helping to facilitate daily harvest winemaking responsibilities and custom crush coordination. Most of the responsibilities will include inspecting grapes, monitoring fermentations, and creating work orders.

A Winemaking Internship at Constellation Brands May Include the Following Tasks:
• Assist in harvest work order generation and distribution
• Assist with daily fermentation monitoring including tank temperatures, cap inspection and management
• Verification and tracking of daily grape receiving
• Assist in winemaking trials, review and tracking of lab analysis
• Occasional vineyard visits
• Tastings
• Assist Winemakers as needed.

Ideal Candidates Will Have:
• Ability to work from August through the end of November
• Degree in Enology and/or Viticulture (currently enrolled or recent graduate)
• Previous harvest experience in winery production
• Exceptional organizational skills
• Positive attitude and flexibility
• Solid Microsoft Word and Excel skills
• Ability to work various shifts including weekends and overtime
• Good communication skills – oral and written
• Must be at least 21 years of age

Physical Requirements:
• Ability to lift 50 lbs, climb stairs, stand and walk for extended periods of time
• Perform strenuous tasks indoors and outdoors in all types of weather

How to Apply:
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Contact Info apply by visiting:
Contact Address 1178 Galleron Rd. St. Helena, CA 94574
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