Title: Cellar Worker
Location: Trump Winery, 20 minutes south of Downtown Charlottesville
Pay: $13.00 to $16.00 + Excellent Benefits
Hours: 8AM to 4:30PM
Benefits: Excellent medical/dental/vision insurance (80% employee premium covered), Vacation, sick time, holidays, 401k eligibility after one year, travel discounts at Trump Hotels, educational opportunities, fun work atmosphere & more

ESSENTIAL DUTIES:

  • With direct supervision complete work assignment and work orders received from Winemaker
  • Transfer, rack, and blend wines as needed
  • Gas head space on partial tanks as needed
  • Responsible for sanitation of cellar area, equipment tanks, and barrels
  • Sample tanks as needed
  • Assist with bottling
  • Assist in set-up and clean-up activities, including hosing down floors, and storing bottling packaging materials, etc.
  • Perform all aspects of seasonal harvest-related work as assigned. Season harvest duties include pump overs, punch-downs, racking tanks, operating sorting equipment
  • Assist in set-up and clean-up activities, including hosing down floors, and storing bottling packaging materials, etc.
  • Perform all wine barrel work.
  • Stacking and un-stacking barrels
  • Filter operation; pressure leaf, and membrane filters
  • Pump operation

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Ability to frequently and repeatedly lift 60 lbs
  • Need to roll/lift barrels and ability to carry full cases
  • Must be able to be on call and work long hours as needed
  • Must have complete knowledge of the operation and proper application of cellar equipment
  • Understanding of standard sanitation practices for cellar equipment and bottling line.
  • Knowledge of all cellar chemicals and how to use them safely and correctly
  • Able to work with others and/or independently
  • Sufficient manual dexterity to operate cellar equipment including, but not limited to, forklifts, hoses, etc.
  • Climbing stairs and inclined surfaces on an occasional basis
  • Walking on hard surfaces on a frequent basis

Trump Winery is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, age, protected veteran status, or other categories protected by federal, state, and local law.

Trump Winery participates in the E-Verify Program (Identity and Employment Eligibility Verification) and uses E-Verify to confirm work authorization. Candidates must be eligible to work in the United States.

Este Empleador participa en E-Verify (Verificación de Documentos de Identidad y Elegibilidad de Empleo).