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Title Harvest Cellar Intern
Employer Heitz Cellar
Employment Location St. Helena, CA
Company Description Heitz Cellar is a family owned winery, founded in 1961 and known worldwide for producing ultra-premium wines.
Type Seasonal F/T
Pay Scale DOE
Employment Start Date July 6, 2021
Employment End Date November 19, 2021
Job Description We are seeking interns to help with cellar operations at our various wine-making facilities. This is an exciting opportunity with a company dedicated to producing outstanding wines and exemplifying the ongoing tradition of the art of fine wine-making in the Napa Valley. This position is a hands-on role collaborating with the wine making team in all aspects of production to ensure the success of producing a quality product.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES (but not limited to):

Production
• Assists with, and performs, all crush activities
• Assists with, and performs, wine transfers, racking and blending operations
• Assists with, and performs, barrel operations
• Assists in filtration operations
• Some forklift operations (dumping fruit and forklifting empty and full barrels)
• Assists in bottling operations

Safety
• Follows winery, department, and legally mandated safety policies and procedures
• Reports malfunctioning equipment to supervisor immediately

General
• Communicate with managers and co-workers in a positive manner
• Follows directions and works with a positive attitude

QUALIFICATIONS:
• Interested in learning more about premium wine-making and has an enthusiastic outlook on learning by doing.
• Some knowledge of wine equipment, techniques, and processes a plus.
• Must be able to read, write, and speak English proficiently.
• Ability to understand and follow written and verbal instructions and take direction.
• Physically able to lift 60 pounds using safe procedures on a repetitive basis.
• Can sustain extended periods of standing or walking on concrete floors.
• Ability to work extended shifts.
• Valid driver’s license with clean driving record.
Contact Info Please submit application materials via email.
Contact Phone 707-200-9143
Contact E-mail aaron@heitzcellar.com
Contact Website www.heitzcellar.com

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