Job Status: Filled

Winemaker (Wine Jobs: Vineyards & Cellars )

Full Time

  City & Country Urban Winery Ltd (

  Calgary, Alberta

Winemaker needed for new urban winery!


We’d love for you to join us in the Fourth most liveable city in the world, Calgary! (Source: 'The Economist 2018 Global Liveability Index'). Come enjoy our amazing quality of live, thriving food & beverage scene - Calgary is home to over 50 craft breweries and distilleries - and over 330 sun filled days!

We are proud to be Alberta’s first Urban Winery and to source our wine grapes from select vineyards in the Okanagan Valley and other regions including the United States & Australia. We are a leader in modern winemaking methods utilising minimal intervention techniques. All of our handmade wines are free from added colours, flavours or sugars, they are vegan & gluten free. Just wine. Nothing Else.

We are currently looking for a motivated Winemaker - Employment commences this summer!

Job description

City & Country Winery is looking for a highly motivated, well experienced and enthusiastic hands - on individual that is excited about working in our revolutionary urban winery in Calgary - a first for Alberta. This individual must be able to assist in all aspects of our start-up organization, including developing & leading winemaking membership classes and tastings with guests, whenever required. The Winemaker is responsible for the overall leadership, management, direction and coordination of all strategic planning and execution as it relates to all winemaking and winery operations. The winemaker will be working closely with the owner and team to ensure success of the start-up winery while producing excellent wines. The ideal winemaker would have considerable knowledge about winery operations, including starting a winery as well as various non-traditional fermentation processes, Working knowledge of winery set-up & operations is required.  The Winemaker will ensure that wine quality is exceptional and constantly improving, Annual initial production will be approx 1250 cases.

Apply by email ONLY to Chris Fodor, Owner via

Please include your resume and three references with contact information, all in PDF format. 

Only candidates selected will be contacted. This position will be open until a suitable candidate has been hired.

Compensation commensurate with experience.
Relocation reimbursement may be considered.

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