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Job Title 2016 Harvest Internship
Location Creston, CA 
Company Name Ancient Peaks Winery
Company Description Ancient Peaks and Margarita Vineyards stands alone as the Southernmost vineyard in the Paso Robles AVA.  We are a family owned company that strives to steward the land and produce wines of excellence.
Job Description

As part of our team, harvest interns will be exposed to all facets of grape processing and fermentation management. Interns should be highly motivated, able to work flexible hours seven days a week and have a serious interest in wine production. Previous harvest experience is plus. This temporary position will span from mid August through mid/late November depending on harvest conditions.

- Required to perform various work assignments to include: racking, pumping, clarifying and blending of juice and wine
- Responsible for sanitation in all areas of cellar operations
- Sterilizes casks, tanks, and other equipment related to the production of wine making
- During crush, operates crusher and presses, move hoses and equipment, obtain lab samples, weigh trucks, dispose of lees and clean equipment
- May operate pumps and filters to blend and clarify
- Checks and tops tanks to proper fill levels
- As needed, assist on bottling line, tasting room events, and offsite wine tastings 
- Work with safety in mind at all times

Must be versatile; flexible - willingness to work within constantly changing priorities and schedules with enthusiasm; dependable; work well with others; basic math skills and follow all safety standards.

Physical requirements: ability to lift up to 50lbs, climb ladders, continuous standing and consistent walking depending upon task.  You must provide your own transportation and housing.  You must have a valid Driver’s License. Your direct supervisor will be the Winemaker.

Job Type Harvest Intern
Pay Scale DOE
Start Date August
End Date November
Other Information  
Contact Instructions Please contact Stewart, stewart@apwinery.com 
Please include resume and a short description of why you will be a good fit for the job.
Contact Address

 679 Calf Canyon Hwy. 58

Creston, CA


Phone 805-226-8600
Email stewart@apwinery.com
Web Link www.ancientpeaks.com




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