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Job Title Viticulture/Lab Technician Intern 
Location Healdsburg, California 
Company Name  Ferrari-Carano Vineyards and Winery
Company Description Ferrari-Carano Vineyards and Winery is located in the beautiful Dry Creek Valley.  A leading producer of world-class wines, Ferrari-Carano exhibits a remarkable consistency of style and elegance in their wines vintage after vintage.  With over 1,500 vineyard acres in six different appellations, Ferrari-Carano owns some of the finest wine growing properties in all of California.  
Job Description

 Ferarri-Carano’s viticulture department supplements both winery and vineyard in the pursuit towards superior fruit quality and vineyard maintenance.  We provide vineyard research data and current viticulture information from dormancy through harvest to strengthen our distinguished winemaking programs.  We are seeking 3 interns to come and join our viticulture team from mid-May through harvest. 

The interns’ responsibilities associated before and during harvest time to include: Assist with vineyard monitoring such as data collection, document phenological stages, plant tissue sampling for nutrient analysis, cluster counts and weights, identification of pests/diseases, grape sampling, and data entry.  Also, interaction with our winemaking and lab staff during berry sampling and fruit maturity assessment to assist with harvest time decisions.  Closer to harvest, interns will transition into also working in the winery and perform daily lab analysis on juice and wine samples.  

Job Type Seasonal
Pay Scale  $13.50/hr or DOE
Start Date June
End Date After Harvest
Other Information Qualifications: 
- Interest in plant science, agriculture, viticulture and wine.
- A Degree in Viticulture and Enology is preferred. 
- Ability to work in vineyard conditions: Extended hours in heat, extensive walking/hiking.
- Computer skills: Ability to work with Microsoft Word and Excel.
- Must work over-time as required.
- Strong organizational and communication skills.
- Detail Oriented. 
-  Reliable, trustworthy, and a self-starter.
- A positive attitude and desire to work as a team.
- Must have a valid driver’s license and provide clean DMV record.
Contact Instructions  Please send resume to Jennifer Hong at jen@fcwinery.com 
Contact Address  
Email  jen@fcwinery.com 
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