General Winery Worker

Winery Production Santa Rosa, California


Description

Position at Jackson Family Wines

 

JOB POSTING

 

 

POSITION TITLE:

General Cellar Worker

DEPT./LOCATION:

Jackson Family Wines - Skylane Winery

REPORT TO:

Cellar Master/Foreman

 

 

 

Jackson Family Wines is much more than a family owned wine company. We're risk-taking innovators with a strong belief that quality is paramount. We're always on the lookout for top talent -- individuals who possess a strong work ethic, commitment to quality and share our beliefs in healthy lands and a healthy community. In 2017, we were selected as one of the North Bay Business Journal's Best Places to Work for the third year running.

 

Position Summary:

 

Under the supervision of the Cellar Master/Foreman, this position will perform routine cellar duties.

 

THESE DUTIES INCLUDE BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO THE FOLLOWING:

 

  • Follow and observe safe cellar practices
  • Keep a clean and organized workspace
  • Understanding of Barrel operations – topping, barrel fill, racking, additions
  • Understanding of Stainless Cellar operations – transfers, additions, racking, blending
  • Work orders – completion and balance
  • Forklift Operations
  • Barcode Scanner Operation
  • Sanitation and equipment set-up duties
  • Other duties as assigned by the Cellar Master/Foreman

 

Requirements:

 

Previous experience in a winery environment is required. Ability to read, write and communicate in English is required. Must be able to understand, follow and communicate verbal and written safety and work instructions. Must follow procedures and show commitment to high standards.

Basic PC and math skills required. The individual selected for this position must be reliable, possess a good work ethic, have desire to develop new skills, and work well with others in a team environment. Valid CA Driver’s License – is required. Must be flexible and willing to work within changing priorities. Must be able to work any shift and overtime as needed, especially during harvest. Must be able to lift and carry 50 lbs.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 PHYSICAL DEMANDS:

How much on-the-job time is spent in the following physical activities?  Show the amount of time by checking the appropriate boxes below.

Amount of Time

 

None

Under 1/3

1/3 to 2/3

Over 2/3

Stand

 

 

 

X

Walk

 

 

X

 

Sit

 

 

 

X

Use hands to finger, handle, or feel

 

 

 

X

Reach with hands and arms

 

 

 

X

Climb or balance

X

 

 

 

Stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl

X

 

 

 

Talk or hear

 

 

 

X

Taste or smell

X

 

 

 

 

Does this job require that weight be lifted or force be exerted?  If so, how much and how often?  Check the appropriate boxes below.

Amount of Time

 

None

Under 1/3

1/3 to 2/3

Over 2/3

Up to 10 pounds

 

 

 

X

Up to 25 pounds

 

X

 

 

Up to 50 pounds

 

X

 

 

Up to 100 pounds

X

 

 

 

More than 100 pounds

X

 

 

 

 

Does this job have any special vision requirements?  Check all that apply.

 

__X_ Close vision (clear vision at 20 inches or less)

__X_ Distance vision (clear vision at 20 feet or more)

__X_ Color vision (ability to identify and distinguish colors)

__X_ Peripheral vision (ability to observe an area that can be seen up and down or

to the left and right while eyes are fixed on a given point)

__X__ Depth perception (three-dimensional vision, ability to judge distances and spatial

relationships)

__X_Ability to adjust focus (ability to adjust the eye to bring an object into sharp focus)

____ No special vision requirements

 

Make notes on the specific job duties that require the physical demands selected above.

 

 

 

Posted: 08/27/21