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Viticulturist

Location: Paso Robles, CA, US

Date: Jun 10, 2022

Company: E. & J. Gallo

Why Gallo?

With a global portfolio of over 100 unique wine and spirits brands, we are the largest family-owned winery in the world. Apply Today! Our Brands. Your Future.

 ​As a core member of the Viticulture team you'll be expected to participate in production vineyard activities focused on vine and soil health. You'll provide technical support to vineyard site managers and senior level staff by performing daily activities in pest monitoring, yield estimation, plant nutrition and practical vineyard improvement trials. The role also provides vineyard troubleshooting as well as basic statistical and graphical vineyard analysis to related groups within winegrowing, including winemaking, engineering and environmental services. 
What You Will Do:

  • Participates in the development, management, and maintenance of vineyard plantings and field experiments in viticulture
  • Participates in plant propagation, vine training and trellising, and treatment application
  • Applies cultural manipulations include pruning, irrigation, and crop load management
  • Maintains and implements appropriate experimental protocols and field plot designs
  • Coordinates treatment applications and vine manipulations with vineyard managers and other personnel
  • Participates in data collection and basic statistical analyses
  • Performs basic statistical and graphic analyses using Excel, SigmaPlot and other appropriate statistical software

What You Will Need:

  • Bachelor's degree in Viticulture, Plant Biology, Plant Science, or Agriculture; OR Bachelor of Science degree with a combined 20 college coursework units of biology, microbiology, physics, organic chemistry or physical chemistry.
  • Must have a valid driver's license and a safe driving record. Required to obtain a California driver's license or appropriate state driver's license within 30 days of hire
  • Required to travel to vineyard locations throughout California. Occasional over-night travel.
  • Required to lift and move up to 40 pounds.
  • Specific vision abilities required by this job include color vision.

What Will Set You Apart:

  • Bachelor's degree in Viticulture, Plant Biology, Plant Science, or Agriculture plus 2 years of vineyard management experience.
  • Applied field research experience.

Gallo does not sponsor for employment based visas for this position now or in the future

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Requisition ID: 93841 
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Gallo is an Equal Employment opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, traits historically associated with race, including but not limited to, hair texture and protective hairstyles (such as braids, locks, and twists), color, national origin, ancestry, creed, religion, physical disability, mental disability, medical condition as defined by applicable state law (including cancer and predisposing genetic characteristics in California), genetic information, marital status, familial status, sex, gender, gender identity, gender expression, pregnancy, childbirth or related medical conditions, sexual orientation (actual or perceived), transgender status, sex stereotyping, age, military or veteran status, domestic violence or sexual assault victim status, or any other basis protected by applicable law. 

 

We also consider qualified applicants with criminal histories, consistent with applicable federal, state and local law. Gallo is committed to providing reasonable accommodations for candidates with disabilities in our recruiting process.
 
If you need any assistance or accommodations due to a disability, please let us know at 209.341.7000.


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