Viticulture Technician Intern
O'Neill Vintners & Distillers - Robert Hall Winery
O’Neill Vintners & Distillers is the leading California producer of premium brands, bulk wine, brandy and spirits for the beverage alcohol trade. Leveraging our vertically integrated vineyard, winery and bottling operations, O’Neill Vintners provides the highest quality products and service at an exceptional value. O’Neill Vintners was founded in 2004 by Jeff O’Neill, former CEO of Golden State Vintners and third generation member of a California winemaking family with industry roots dating back to 1934. From grape supply through wine processing to bottling services, O’Neill is recognized as the preferred outsourcing partner for national retailers and some of the largest adult beverage brands in the world. Today, O’Neill Vintners has grown to become the 7th largest winery in California and has earned a reputation as one of the premier commercial wine producers in the business.
October 31, 2021
SUMMARY: This seasonal/temporary position requires significant travel to a wide variety of vineyards, collecting grape samples during the Harvest Season. The length of the season/position depends on the Harvest Season, but generally begins in mid-July and goes through the end of October.
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
• Collecting and preparing grape samples at various vineyards, depending on location
• Deliver grape samples to lab daily
• Vineyard and Grape Health monitoring
• Provide support to lab personnel, as needed
• Must be dependable and flexible for working varying shifts, overtime, weekends and holidays
• Good written and verbal communication skills
• Must have valid driver's license and clean driving record
• Some knowledge of vineyards, beneficial
• Ability to lift 40 lbs.
• Position requires significant travel between vineyards
• Must be able to walk and drive for long periods of time
• Primary work activities are in the environmental elements
• Employee is exposed to wet or humid conditions
• Exposed to inclement seasonal weather, summer heat, cold weather, rain
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