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Harvest Internship | Macari Vineyards | Mattituck, New York

Description:

Macari Vineyards, located on the North Fork of Long Island in Mattituck, New York, is owned and operated by the Macari Family. The winery is led by owners Joseph Macari Jr., who is at the helm of the winery with his wife, Alexandra and their children. Though Macari Vineyards was established in 1995, the Macari Family has owned the 500 acre waterfront estate for over 50 years. In this time, they have been careful environmental stewards of the land. The Macari team is proud to showcase a collection of world-class wines from the emerging North Fork of Long Island region.

Job Responsibilities:
-Wash and sanitize all wine contact equipment
-Move, rack, blend, and complete additions to wine
-Assist on the bottling line
-Operate all crush equipment including presses
-Harvest activity, including pump-overs, punch-downs, grape sampling and sorting
-Work with safety in mind at all times

Qualification Requirements:
-Cellar experience preferred, but we are willing to train the right applicant
-Effective communication skills and ability to read and speak English
-Good manual dexterity, ability to work in various temperatures

-Honest and trustworthy, team player, positive attitude
-Ability to lift a minimum of 50 pounds
-Be available for extended shifts, including weekends during harvest
-Willingness to perform a variety of tasks as needed
-Commitment to excellence and hard work, attention to detail

Contact:
Macari Vineyards & Winery
Kelly Koch, Winemaker
kelly@macariwines.com