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Seasonal Enologist - Louis Martini Winery at E&J Gallo Winery

Posted in Manufacturing 30+ days ago.

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Type: Full-Time
Location: St Helena, California

Job Description:

Why E. & J. Gallo Winery?

Named a Glassdoor "Best Places to Work" three years in row, we couldn't be prouder of our company culture. As the largest family-owned winery in the world with over 100+ unique wine and spirits brands, our products are synonymous with life's special occasions. Come celebrate with us! Your Talent & Gallo | A Perfect Pairing

Louis Martini Winery in St Helena is hiring for a Seasonal Enologist who performs enology functions associated with the winemaking process for assigned locations across all wine varieties and brands.
What You Will Do:

  • Functions as liaison between winemaking and production.

  • Partners with production personnel to coordinate work order execution.

  • Coordinates the work order process.

  • Reviews wine analysis, tank top inspection reports; communicates out-of-specification wines to winemakers.

  • Participates in monitoring fermentation activity and analysis/management of grapes received during harvest.

  • Supports the wine production processes across all wine varieties and brands.

  • Maintains and sorts data from winemaking trials, experiments and wine processing operations.

  • Participates in bench trials; conducts and manages certain trials and experiments.

  • Manages sample requests and inventory tasting.

  • Participates in the management of winery workflow processes using internal company software system.

  • Manages shared complex spreadsheets (mainly MS Excel and MS Access).

  • Participates in berry sensory analysis and fundamental vineyard assessments.

  • Participates in wine tasting and sensory evaluation.

  • Monitors wine/brandy quality.

What You Will Need:

  • Bachelor of Science degree in Biological Engineering, Biology, Chemical Engineering, Chemistry, Enology, Viticulture, Fermentation Science, Nutritional Science, Food Science Plant Science or Microbiology OR High School Diploma or State-Issued equivalency certificate plus 4 years of enology, viticulture or winemaking experience reflecting increasing levels of responsibility.

  • Experience working at least one grape harvest in production winemaking.

  • Candidates for this position 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 lift and move up to 50 lbs. occasionally.

  • Required to possess the color vision necessary to judge and evaluate wine color.

  • Required to taste and evaluate wines.

  • Required to be 21 years of age or older due to wine tasting.

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Requisition ID: 59303



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