Harvest Lab Technician
Niven Family Wine Estates - Baileyana, Tangent, True Myth
San Luis Obispo
Orcutt Road Cellars is a family owned and operated winemaking facility in the Edna Valley, producing high quality wines from California’s Central Coast. Our brands include Baileyana, Tangent, True Myth, and Zocker, in addition to a few custom crush clients. We are a state-of-the-art facility employing both advanced technology and traditional methods to craft the finest wines possible. Employees will gain experience in winery and laboratory harvest operations.
This is a great opportunity to work in a winery lab in San Luis Obispo. We are looking for one qualified applicant to assist in the laboratory for the 2018 harvest. Some evening and weekend work is required.
Daily tasks include:
Preparing the lab for daily analysis
Tank and barrel sampling
Performing all grape maturity, juice, and wine analysis according Standard Operating Procedures (Brix, pH, TA, YAN)
Preparing standards and reagents
Communicating with winemakers regarding daily analysis and fermentation status