Vineyard Worker

Job Purpose

Folino Estate Vineyard & Winery is looking for someone who enjoys working outside in a job that encompasses all aspects of vineyard operations throughout the lifecycle of the vine; from spring pruning to fall harvest.

Duties and responsibilities

Complete routine viticultural activities under the supervision of Vineyard Manager.
Task can include but are not limited to:

  • Vine pruning
  • Leaf pulling
  • Headging
  • Cluster thinning
  • Tractor operations-including specialized machinery
  • Tying of vines to trellis
  • Trellis construction
  • Weed control
  • Grass cutting
  • Harvesting

Qualifications

Qualifications include:

  • Ability to work outdoors under varying conditions
  • Ability to work independently without constant supervision
  • Ability to lift 50 lbs or more
  • Reliable transportation
  • Vineyard experience
  • Farming experience

Physical requirements

Standing for extended periods of time, walking, bending, crouching and kneeling. Must be able to lift and/or move up to 50 pounds and occasionally lift and or move up to 50 pounds. Must be able to operate farming implements, large machinery, vehicles on flat land and hillsides. Employee is exposed to wet and or humid conditions, moving mechanical parts, fumes or airborne particles, farming chemicals and fertilizers. The employee will be exposed to seasonal weather conditions (summer heat, cold weather, rain).

Job Type: Full-time

Job Location:

  • Kutztown, PA 19530

Required experience:

  • farming: 1 year

To Apply:

Please email your resume to info@folinoestate.com