Viticulture Technician– Central Coast
Constellation Brands (NYSE: STZ and STZ.B), a Fortune 500® company, is a leading international producer and marketer of beer, wine and spirits with operations in the U.S., Mexico, New Zealand, Italy and Canada.
Constellation is the No. 3 beer company in the U.S. with high-end, iconic imported beer brands such as the Corona and Modelo brand families and Pacifico. Its high-quality wine and spirits brands include the Robert Mondavi and The Prisoner Wine Company brand families, Kim Crawford, Ruffino, Meiomi and SVEDKA Vodka. The company’s portfolio also includes a collection of highly-rated wine brands such as SIMI and Mount Veeder Winery, spirits brands High West Whiskey and Casa Noble Tequila, as well as new wine innovations such as Cooper & Thief and Spoken Barrel.
Based in Victor, N.Y., the company believes that industry leadership involves a commitment to brand building, our trade partners, the environment, our investors, and to consumers around the world who choose our products when celebrating big moments or enjoying quiet ones. Since its founding in 1945, Constellation’s ability to see, meet and stay ahead of shifting consumer preferences and trends across total beverage alcohol has fueled our success and made us the No. 1 growth contributor in beverage alcohol in the U.S.
Paid (Hourly/ Gas covered for vehicle)
Candidates will be expected to contribute, in varying ways, toward the success of the Constellation Central Coast Grower Relations team. Under direction of the Grower Relations Director and Manager, this position is responsible for collecting/monitoring vineyard data for external vineyards. Data collection will consist of grapevine phenology date recording, cluster counting for crop estimation, vineyard observations and assessments, occasional maintenance of map books for external grower vineyard properties. During harvest, this person will collect grape and process grape samples for maturity analysis. The ability to recognize and advise grape management/winemaking staff of unusual vineyard conditions is desired. Opportunities usually range from May through beginning of November.
The vineyard territory covers the Central Coast Counties of San Luis Obispo, Santa Barbara and Monterey. A vehicle is provided to the qualified candidates
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Please send resume to Don Ackerman