Posting Date: 7/17/17
Internship INformation
Job Title Harvest Lab Assistant
Location Oakville, Ca
Company Name Miner Family Winery
Company Description Miner Family Winery is a family-owned, ultra-premium winery located on the Silverado Trail in the eastern hills of Oakville, Napa Valley.  We have a diverse portfolio of many varietals and we craft our wines with fruit from some of California
Job Description

This is a multifaceted position involving a variety of duties mostly within the lab (90%) and some work in the cellar (10%)


Analysis of grape, must, and wine composition

Fermentation monitoring, nutrient and yeast additions

Accurate record keeping and some data entry

Making reagents and buffers, reagent standardization

Calibrating laboratory equipment

Bench top trials Assisting with punchdowns and digouts

Helping with bottling QC


Laboratory Analysis Includes:
pH, TA, Alcohol, CO2 and DO, Free and Total SO2 by Autotitrator, VA by Cash Still, RS, ML, NOPA and Ammonia by spectrophotometry.

The ideal candidate must be enthusiastic, dependable, self-motivated, and very detail oriented.  This person will be required to perform efficiently in a wine production environment, possess physical dexterity, stand for long periods of time, and be able to lift up to 50 lbs periodically.  This position will include overtime and weekend work as necessary during peak harvest times. We will work 6 days/week from early September to November (harvest dependent).  Some laboratory knowledge and winery experience is required. 

Job Type Seasonal F/T
Pay Scale DOE
Start Date ASAP
End Date November, possible later
Other Information  
Contact Instructions Please submit resume and short cover letter.  No phone calls please.
Contact Address


Email Itzel@minerwines.com
Web Link www.minerwines.com




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