Internship INformation
Job Title Summerwood Harvest Intern
Location  Paso Robles
Company Name  Summerwood Winery & Inn
Company Description SummerWood Winery, located at the gateway to Westside Paso Robles, focuses on small lots of artisan wines. In addition to the SummerWood estate vineyard, the winery sources fruit from acclaimed vineyards throughout the Westside Paso Robles appellation.
Job Description


Summerwood Winery & Inn, located on the West side of Paso Robles, is seeking a focused and detail-oriented intern to assist with the 2016 harvest. This hands-on position will provide experience in all areas of winemaking from grape to bottle.

Duties of the Position Include:
•       Vineyard and Cellar Sampling
•       Laboratory Analysis (Brix, pH, TA, FSO2)
•       Processing Grapes – sorting, loading presses, barreling down juice/wine, performing additions
•       Fermentation Management – monitor tanks and barrels, punch-downs, emptying fermentation tanks
•       Barrel Work – filling, racking
•       Cleaning, cleaning and more cleaning

Essential Attributes of Candidate:
•       Highly motivated and hardworking with a passion for wine and winemaking
•       Dependable and willing to work long, extended hours including weekends
•       Availability from approximately early August through early December
•       Ability to read, write and communicate in English along with basic math skills
•       Possess current driver’s license and have clean DMV record; forklift experience desired
•       Prior harvest experience preferred, but exceptional applicants without cellar experience may be considered

Winery Work and Conditions Require that Employees are Able to:
•       Walk, stand, bend or kneel for prolonged periods
•       Frequently move up and down stairs
•       Lift up to 60 pounds
•       Work in areas that may be cold, wet and noisy
•       Function in hot outdoor temperatures and conditions
•       Traverse uneven vineyard terrain

Job Type Harvest Internship
Pay Scale Hourly
Start Date  Approximately mid-August
End Date Approximately late November
Other Information This is an excellent opportunity to work with a small winemaking team on all aspects of harvest and winery operations. Interested candidates may submit a resume and cover letter to info@summerwoodwine.com. We look forward to hearing from you and why you would be a great addition to our team!
Contact Instructions Please email cover letter and resume to info@summerwoodwine.com
Contact Address

2175 Arbor Road

Paso Robles, CA


Phone 805-227-1365 x10
Email info@summerwoodwine.com
Web Link www.summerwoodwine.com




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