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Job Title Harvest Intern 2016
Location Solvang, CA
Company Name Rusack Vineyards
Company Description  Rusack Vineyards is a boutique winery located in Solvang, California dedicated to producing world-class wines. 
Job Description

We are searching for an enthusiastic harvest intern to be involved in all aspects of achieving this goal. The right candidate will be willing to work long hours in a fast paced environment, including some weekends. This is a great opportunity to work with some of the best grapes that Santa Barbara County has to offer.
Our ideal candidate will:
-       Have a desire to begin a career in the wine industry
-       Have some knowledge of chemistry, food science, viticulture, or a related field
-       Possess a strong work ethic, and be willing to work long hours both outside and in a cellar     environment
-       Be able to prioritize, and re-prioritize daily duties based on an ever changing harvest schedule
-       Be willing to get dirty; sorting grapes, cleaning tanks/barrels/equipment, punch-downs, and fermentation analysis
-       Be detail oriented and organized; following and ensuring timely completion of written work orders and verbal instructions
-       Be able to stand for long periods and lift approximately 50 pounds on a regular basis
-       Learn from more experienced members of the harvest crew

What you will gain:
-       An understanding of how world-class wines are made
-       Experience working in a fast paced team environment
-       A detailed understanding of how each decision is made to ensure that our wines maintain the highest level of quality, from grape to glass
-       Experience running basic chemistry, checking dissolved oxygen and densities 
-       A strong, quality-oriented, foundation for your future wine industry career

Job Type Harvest Intern
Pay Scale DOA
Start Date August
End Date November
Other Information  
Contact Instructions Please send resume and cover letter to 
Amy Paynter
Contact Address

1819 Ballard Canyon Road

Solvang, CA


Email apaynter@rusack.com
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