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Harvest Lab Intern | Artifex Wine Co. | Walla Walla, WA

Posted by kaury.balcom | February 19, 2024

Artifex Wine Co, the leading custom crush winery in the Walla Walla Valley, is seeking Lab Interns to join our 2024 Harvest Team. A lab internship at Artifex exposes you to some of Washington’s best winemakers and their decision-making process.

In the Artifex lab, you will have practical training on lab protocols and analysis techniques, and will perform additions based on our client winemakers’ preferences. A high level of concentration is expected in our fast-paced winery, as your work will integrate with cellar activity and have a direct impact on production.

We are looking for motivated, passionate team players who are excited to fully immerse themselves in harvest.

Job Duties

-Learn and follow Standard Operating Procedures

-Tank and barrel samplings

-Brix readings

-Yeast inoculations

-Nutrient additions

-Chemical analysis

-Maintain a clean, organized environment in the lab

Job Qualifications

-Support a healthy and inclusive work environment

-Successfully work in a highly team based setting

-Enology education or lab/science background is preferred

-Work safely and comply with OSHA and WISHA procedures

-Work and stand for long hours

-Ability to lift and carry 50 pounds

-International applicants must obtain a J1 Visa through

Full-time availability required from early September to early November, 2024. ** Job duration is dependent on vintage. **

Pay: $18-$20 per hour, commensurate with experience

To apply: Email résumé and cover letter to

Other harvest positions are also available. Inquire within.

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