Cellar Hand (Wine Jobs: Vineyards & Cellars )

Full Time

  The View Winery and Vineyard (http://www.theviewwinery.com)

  Kelowna, British Columbia

Cellar Hand
The View Winery is located in the beautiful South East Kelowna and produces award winning Wine and Apple Cider. We are seeking a motivated cellar hand to join our team on a permanent and full time basis. 

Must be eligible to work permanently in Canada and 19+ years of age
Must possess a valid BC Driver’s License with a clean driving record

Responsibilities will include but not limited to:
Perform cellar activities including inoculations, additions, racking, tank cleaning, bottling and canning of finished products
Take part in all harvest activities, including fruit receipt, sorting, destemming and pressing 
Maintain the cellar to the highest degree of cleanliness and sanitation at all times
Cleaning, maintenance and repair of winery equipment
Operation of a fork lift – training is available
Assist in warehousing and shipping/receiving
During Harvest (Sept-October) overtime, shift work and some weekends may be required. 

Successful Candidates are:
Motivated and passionate about making high quality wine and cider
Have a strong work ethic, with the ability to see a job through
Work well with a team and independently and possess strong communication skills
Able to work under pressure in a calm, efficient manner
Willing to work outdoors in all weather conditions
Able to lift 50 pounds and able to work at heights and in enclosed spaces at times.
Ability to problem solve and prioritize tasks

Preference will be given to those with previous winery or brewery experience, however this is not a requirement as we are willing to train the right person. 

Hourly compensation will be based on experience, $15-17 / hr.
Full benefit package offered after an initial trial period.

How To Apply

To apply send resume and cover letter to mike@theviewwinery.com

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