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Posted: Thursday, September 28, 2017 12:06 AM


Harvest Cellar Assistant

Elizabeth Chambers Cellar

McMinnville, OR

Job Description:

Elizabeth Chambers Cellar is seeking a hard-working, motivated cellar worker to join our 2017 harvest team in McMinnville. We are a small winery specializing in Pinot Noir, Chardonnay and Pinot Gris. We take great pride in our wines and our winemaking team is dedicated to making this the best vintage in the history of our winery. The perfect candidate must be willing to work flexible hours, including weekends and evenings. Previous harvest experience is a serious plus, although not required. Start date is flexible and runs through the completion of harvest, and related winemaking activities.

• Able to read, write, speak and understand English
• The proven ability to lift, bend, rotate, move, and carry 50lb
• Comfortable climbing ladders
• Ability to be on your feet for extended periods, often for 10+ hours
• 21 years of age
• Good team player
• Takes direction well
• Must have reliable transportation

Job Duties to Include:
• Equipment Sanitation
• Pump overs/punch downs
• Fermentation monitoring
• General cleaning
• Vineyard sampling
• Data entry - previous knowledge of winemaking software is a plus
• Loading fermenters and press
• Sorting fruit
• Forklift operations
• Racking and pumping of juice and wine; moving hoses and equipment
• Inoculations
• Daily brix, temperature and pH measurements
• Lab analysis
• Other winery duties as assigned by supervisor

This is a paid position and includes lunch each day, and dinner if the day’s duties require working into the later hours. Candidates must have a positive attitude, attention to detail, and a desire to work as hard as necessary to get the job done. To apply, please email a resume and a brief description of why you’d be a great fit for our harvest team.

Type of Work: Harvest Help
Job Category: Cellar, Lab and Production

• Location: Salem

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