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Job Title Intern, Winemaking
Location Napa, CA
Company Name Constellation Brands (Franciscan)
Company Description About Constellation Brands, Inc.

Constellation Brands (NYSE: STZ and STZ.B) is a leading international producer and marketer of beer, wine and spirits with operations in the U.S., Canada, Mexico, New Zealand and Italy. Constellation is the third-largest producer and marketer of beer for the U.S. market and the world's leading premium wine company with a leading market position in the U.S., Canada and New Zealand. Constellation's wine portfolio is complemented by select premium spirits brands. Constellation's brand portfolio includes Corona Extra, Corona Light, Modelo Especial, Negra Modelo, Pacifico, Robert Mondavi, Clos du Bois, Kim Crawford, Rex Goliath, Mark West, Franciscan Estate, Ruffino, Jackson-Triggs, SVEDKA Vodka and Black Velvet Canadian Whisky.
Job Description

Franciscan Estate Winery is seeking two harvest Winemaking Interns, each with a Viticulture and/or Enology degree. Has completed at least one harvest in a red winemaking Cellar and who is looking for an opportunity to gain more experience in the wine industry.

Position Summary:
This is an excellent opportunity for someone with a passion for making high quality wine. This position works directly with the Winemaking Team and will be an integral winemaking support position, helping to facilitate daily harvest Winemaking responsibilities. This position does not require Cellar or Lab work, however the Interns will work daily with members of the Cellar and Lab to achieve daily responsibilities.

Duties may include but are not limited to:
•       Harvest work order generation and distribution
•       Assist with daily fermentation monitoring including tank temperatures, cap inspection and management
•       Verification and tracking of daily grape receiving
•       Assist in managing and monitoring winemaking trials, review of lab analysis
•       Assist Winemakers and Lab Manager as needed

Recommended Qualifications
•       Must be available to work mid-August through the end of November
•       Must be pursuing, or have completed Enology and/or Viticulture degree
•       Previous harvest experience in winery production
•       This position requires excellent organizational and communication skills
•       Computer skills required with solid MS Word and Excel skills
•       Must be at least 21 years of age
•       Ability to work various shifts including weekends and overtime

Physical Requirements / Other
•       Ability to lift up to 55 pounds on an occasional basis
•       Must be self-motivated, and able to work independently, and in a team environment
•       Must be willing to work in adverse weather conditions including outside on hot days and inside a temperature controlled cellar
•       Must be able to stand and sit for extended periods time

Job Type Intern-Summer
Pay Scale $15.00-18.00/hr
Start Date Approx June 15
End Date Approx September 30
Other Information  
Contact Instructions Ignacio Compean
Contact Address

800 South Alta Street

Gonzales, CA 93926

Email ignacio.compean@cbrands.com
Web Link www.constellationbrands.com




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