Internship INformation
Job Title 2017 Harvest Cellar Intern
Location Lompoc, CA
Company Name Alma Rosa Winery
Company Description Alma Rosa was founded by Richard Sanford, the pioneer of the Sta. Rita Hills, in 2005. We specialize in Pinot Noir and Chardonnay grown exclusively along Santa Rosa Road in the southern part of the AVA. In addition to Pinot and Chardonnay, we make small amounts of Pinot Gris, Pinot Blanc, and Syrah. We are a hardworking, fun-loving team that values a strong work ethic, a good attitude, and a passion for fine wine
Job Description

Work includes long hours, often working nights and weekends. All aspects of high-end winemaking will be covered, and the intern will work alongside the winemaker and a small staff.
-       Operating crush equipment (sorting tables, destemmer, press, pumps, etc.)
-       Sorting fruit
-       Filling and emptying barrels 
-       Fermentation management: pump overs and punch downs
-       Basic chemistry as required
-       Cellar and fermentation additions
-       Winery cleaning and sanitation

Job Type Full time temporary internship
Pay Scale DOE
Start Date mid-August
End Date late October
Other Information Qualifications:
The qualified candidate will exhibit enthusiasm for hard work, camaraderie, quality wine, and Pinot Noir and Chardonnay in particular.
-       At least 1 harvest’s experience. 2 to 3 preferred.
-       Forklift skills strongly favored
-       Lab skills a plus
-       Valid driver’s license and reliable transportation
-       Strong communication/language skills
-       Strong math and organizational skills
-       Great attitude and work ethic
-       Ability to lift at least 50 lbs.
-       Ability to work long hours—12+ hours—when work load dictates
-       Ability to work well independently and with a small team
Contact Instructions Email CV and cover letter to Nick de Luca at nick@almarosawine.com
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Email nick@almarosawine.com
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