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Wine Technician 2 - Courtside Winery

Location: San Miguel, CA, US

Date: Jul 7, 2021

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.

This position is in the Courtside Winery bottling department

Under general supervision, participates in complex phases of winemaking processes as well as the care, maintenance, and sanitation of all equipment and facilities. Must adhere to all safety procedures, support quality and GMP standards.

What You Will Do:

  • Operates white and red grape receiving equipment, as well as cleanings press equipment.
  • Performs all work order entry into WineManager and AMS.
  • Ensures all additions to juice or wine are made accurately, per the work orders.
  • Completes red and white juice racking.
  • Conducts red fermentation processes per the SOP’s and the daily fermentation log.
  • Performs barrel fills, barrel topping, barrel SO2 addition, barrel ingredient additions and barrel outand back duties.
  • Performs wine receiving and shipping activities.
  • Conducts filtration set-up, sanitation and operation.
  • Ensures accurate barrel scanning and recordkeeping.
  • Works on the bottling line, when needed.
  • Drives a forklift and operates warehouse systems.
  • Required to carry out all Wine Technician 1 essential functions when necessary.

What You Will Need:

  • High School Diploma or State-issued equivalency certificate plus 2 years of wine production experience or 4 years of Wine Production exp.
  • Required to be physically capable of executing any job tasks within the bottling room or cellar.
  • Required to work a rotating shift/schedule throughout the year (day, swing, graveyard, 5x8, 4x10); required to work weekends and overtime when necessary.
  • Required to stand for the duration of shift (8-12 hours excluding breaks and lunch).
  • Required to wear a respirator, when necessary.
  • Required to undertake forklift certification onsite.
  • Required to work at elevated heights and in confined spaces.

What Will Set You Apart:

  • High School Diploma or State-issued equivalency certificate.
  • 3 years of wine production experience.

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

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Requisition ID: 77421 





Equal Opportunity Employer

Gallo will consider all qualified applicants for employment, including those with criminal histories, consistent with the requirements of applicable law.

Nearest Major Market: Bakersfield
Nearest Secondary Market: San Luis Obispo