Chateau Elan Winery is seeking qualified Harvest Interns for the 2021 season. We are a family-owned property, founded in 1982. We are one of the largest wineries on the East Coast and produce 29 different styles of wines from sweet muscadine wines to reserves and super premium red and white wines in addition to sparkling and port. Harvest is hard work, but don’t worry, you can do it!
Duties and Responsibilities:
-vineyard sampling and processing
-assisting with crushing, fermentation, and pressing
-performing pumpovers & punchdowns
-cleaning and sanitation of equipment
-draining & digging out tanks
-barreling down wine-bottling operation
-self-motivated, reliable and efficient
-ability to take direction and work well in a team
-physically fit, able to lift 50 pounds
-positive attitude with an attention to detail
-able to work long hours including weekends
-reliable transportation and housing
Positions start mid-August and go to mid-November
Must be U.S. Citizen or have current U.S. work authorization.