Napa, CA 94559
Cellar workers perform various work assignments to include: racking, pumping, clarifying and blending of juice and wine; Operate and care for filters, pumps, presses, hoses and other cellar equipment; handle shipping and receiving of tanker trucks; perform sanitation in cellar including tanks; check temperature of tanks during fermentation, stabilization and storage.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following.
â€¢ With little direct supervision complete work assignment and work orders received from Assistant Winemaker and Production Supervisor.
â€¢ Perform necessary volume calculations for wine blending and wine movements.
â€¢ Prepare wine batches for bottling.
â€¢ Transfer, rack, filter, and blend wines as needed.
â€¢ Mix tanks as needed on cold stability.
â€¢ Gas head space on partial tanks on a weekly basis.
â€¢ Make chemical and yeast additions to wine and juice as needed.
â€¢ Responsible for sanitation of cellar area equipment and tanks.
â€¢ Sample tanks as needed.
â€¢ Help Production Assistant with bulk wine inventory.
â€¢ Keep inventory of cellar supplies. Request orders as needed.
â€¢ Monitor temperature of wine tanks.
â€¢ Other duties may be assigned.
These assignments tend to be available during Harvest time