Essential Functions of the Job:
Hands on involvement in every facet of the vineyard operation,
including: pruning, tying, thinning, harvesting, shoot positioning, trellis work, etc.
Assist Vineyard Manager with research, data collection,
and special projects when necessary
Collect and record canopy parameters (shoot length, canopy density)
Monitor pests and diseases and survey vineyard conditions
Collect fruit samples for maturation analysis
Perform basic cleanup and maintenance duties related to
viticultural data collection
Operation of tractors and farm equipment
All other duties as deemed necessary for the successful operation of the vineyard.
Two years of viticulture / agriculture preferred.
Able to prioritize, meet deadlines with accuracy and
work with minimal supervision.
Able to walk for sustained periods of time through difficult conditions
(such as mud, soft dirt, rocks, snow, etc.)
Must be capable of lifting up to 50 pounds.
Must possess excellent verbal and communication skills