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Vineyard & Winery Assistant at Old World Winery - 14050

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Vineyard & Winery Assistant
Old World Winery
850 River Road
95439 Fulton , CA ,
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Job Description: 

At Old World Winery we are seeking help with our Regenerative Agriculture business through a position that includes viticulture, winemaking, machinery operation, site maintenance, and minor construction as skills allow. We are a small winery operation that manages multiple small vineyards in different locations in addition to producing a soil amendment for Regenerative Agriculture. This position will aid in monitoring soil health and carbon sequestration at our sites in Sonoma County.

Applicant will work under the guidance of Owner Darek Trowbridge, who has 35 years farming experience, 23 years as a natural winemaker and 12 years as a Regenerative Soil Health builder. We are a small team that is growing.

Apartment housing in Santa Rosa is available.
Compensation and Other Details
Market Sonoma County salary with bonus potential

Duties & Responsibilities: 

Monitor and aid field activities during the growing season
Tractor operation for multiple tasks
Truck hauling of equipment and supplies
Aid harvest activities in vineyard/orchard
Process grapes and apples at winery, sanitation of winery equipment, aid year round management of barrels and bottling at winery
Operate loader and monitor production of Soil Health Amendment

Education & Experience: 

3+ years relevant experience including but not limited to agricultural machinery and/or construction equipment operation
Valid Driver's License
Possess a positive attitude with strong communication skills
Value generosity, honesty, accountability, diversity, and curiosity!
Passion for being part of a climate solution movement
Enthusiasm to learn, teach, and collaborate
Bonus Qualifications
Experience with Forklift Operation
Experience with carpentry or construction
Experience hauling equipment or class A commercial license
Experience with Soil Amendment Production
Experience speaking Spanish in an agricultural setting

Application Instructions: 

Contact Darek Trowbridge:

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