Job Status: Filled

Assistant Winemaker/Winemaker (dependent on qualifications) (Wine Jobs: Vineyards & Cellars )

Full Time

  Pentâge Winery (

  Penticton, British Columbia

Pentâge Winery is a well-established boutique winery situated in Penticton, BC, known for producing exceptional wines.  We are currently seeking a dedicated full-time Assistant Winemaker/Winemaker (dependent on qualification and experience) in our winemaking and vineyard operations.  The ideal candidate should be highly motivated and possess a strong attention to detail.  Additionally, they should have a strong interest in gaining comprehensive knowledge across all stages of the winemaking process from vineyard management to the final bottling phase.

This opportunity is perfect for a team player who is eager to work in the cellar and in vineyard assistance. The ideal candidate will have a solid understanding of all aspects of the cellar operations, enjoy performing viticulture tasks and be detailed oriented. 

Job Description (but not limited to):
-  Perform all day-to-day cellar tasks (laboratory knowledge would be an asset)
-  Ability to run a crush pad, receiving grapes, pressing, destemming/crushing, cleaning, sanitizing, and maintaining equipment
-  Proficient in cellar tasks such as tank/barrel cleaning and sanitizing, punch downs, pump overs, monitoring ferments,    racking and transfers, wine additions, barrel work, blending, fining, filtering, and bottling
-  Experience and knowledge of viticulture and the ability to manage and perform vineyard tasks
-  Maintain up-to-date thorough wine records (excel and word)


-  Minimum 2 years winery and vineyard experience
-  Technical Degree/Diploma in Winemaking or Oenology an asset
-  Enjoys working individually as well as part of the team
-  Previous experience and capable of operate all farm equipment (tractor, sprayer, forklift, mowing, hedging...)
-  Detailed oriented, with strong communication skills, & able to organize and prioritize tasks
-  Mechanical skills in relation to winery equipment maintenance and upkeep – an asset
-  Valid driver’s license is required
-  Applicant must be able to lift 50lbs+
-  Basic verbal Spanish would be an asset
-  Must be legally able to work in Canada and fluent in English

Please apply in confidence via email.
Competitive compensation based on experience.
Please note that only selected candidates will be contacted.

Thank you.


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