Integrated Plant Sciences Internships

Viticulture and Enology – career and internship opportunities

  • Harvest Cellar Intern – Chandler Reach Vineyards – Yakima Valley
    Started twenty years ago, Chandler Reach Vineyards is a small family-owned winery specializing in Italian and Bordeaux reds from our 42-acre estate vineyard in the Yakima Valley. We produce small lots of Cabernet Sauvignon, Cabernet Franc, Merlot, Syrah, Sangiovese and Barbera. In 2017, our estimated production is 100 tons. The harvest cellar intern will be part of a small, hard-working team dedicated to making superior wines. The ideal applicant is dependable, positive, detail oriented, shows a sense of urgency and self-motivated. ... » More ...
  • Cellar Intern – Maryhill Winery
    Maryhill winery is a medium sized, family owned winery located in Goldendale, WA, along the  Columbia River. We are currently seeking cellar harvest interns to join our team. (Sept. 11-Dec.14) Duties include: – Receive, crush and sort grapes. – Perform all aspects of cleaning of winery equipment. – Perform additions to must, juice and wine. – Carry out punch downs and pump-overs. – Perform lab and quality control analysis. – Barrel work: filling and racking out of barrels, barrel maintenance and washing barrels. – Work long hours as required at harvest which may include night shift and weekend work. – Performs other duties as assigned. ... » More ...
  • Gallo Winemaking Internship 4-6 months
    Premium Winemaking Description E. & J. Gallo Winery owns and operates over ten premium wineries across California and in Washington, producing brands such as Louis M. Martini, William Hill, Apothic, Edna Valley, Talbott, Frei Brothers, Columbia, Souverain, and Gallo Signature Series.  We value teamwork, innovative problem solving, and integrity. As an intern, you will have the opportunity to learn production from grape to wine in beautiful wine country. About Gallo Founded by brothers Ernest and Julio Gallo in 1933 in Modesto, California, E. & J. ... » More ...
  • Harvest Intern, Alejandro Bulgheroni Estate, Napa Valley
    With the completion of their winery Alejandro Bulgheroni Estate is now focused on looking for an intern for the upcoming vintage. This individual would have the opportunity to work at one of the newest small production wineries in St. Helena, focusing on Cabernet Sauvignon production. They process about 40 t per vintage and perks of the job, as many internships entail, include long hours (as necessary), a small and motivated staff, and the chance to learn from Philippe Melka himself….and not to mention the opportunity to work with a fellow WSU alum. https://www.bulgheroniwine.com/ If interested, please send your resume and cover letter to:  Patrick Quigley ... » More ...
  • Harvest Intern – Owen Roe Winery – Union Gap, WA
    Owen Roe WA is looking for interested, motivated, and dedicated individuals to help us with the 2017 harvest season at our new Union Gap, Washington winery.  At our facility, we process ultra-premium fruit in small batches.  This is a fantastic educational opportunity for people looking to expand their experience in the wine industry, as you will be involved in nearly every aspect of the winemaking process.  Harvest interns are critical members of the winemaking team during these months and will be directly impacting wine quality.  These positions usually last from late August through mid October (season dependent) and will require working on one’s feet for ... » More ...
  • Pullman Chamber of Commerce Administrative Internship
    The Pullman Chamber of Commerce is seeking an Administration Intern for May 8-August 11. This internship will provide hands on experience in: customer service, community relations, public relations/marketing, administrative tasks and more. The position would be approximately 20 hours a week of in-office work, Monday – Friday. This is a paid internship opportunity. Responsibilities: – Field questions from Pullman visitors and community members regarding things to do, places to stay, what to see, major attractions, etc. in Pullman submit as email, phone call and drop-in requests. – Help to promote chamber membership to area businesses. – Help manage social media and online promotions. – Help ... » More ...
  • United Communities AmeriCorps Internship – Roseburg, OR – Deadline 06/12
    United Communities AmeriCorps (UCA) engages members in meaningful service designed to meet critical community needs in Coos, Douglas, Jackson and Josephine counties in beautiful Southern Oregon. Our service positions promote equity, justice, and inclusion throughout our rural communities. By improving access to social services among our regions’ most vulnerable populations, our members bridge barriers to educational opportunities, mentoring, job skills development, employment resources, family stability, and having healthy futures. To do this, each United Communities AmeriCorps member engages clients at their host site. Position Title: Umpqua Food and Farm Corps Member Project Host Site: UCAN Douglas County Food Bank www.ucancap.org UCAN Mission: Creating solutions ... » More ...
  • Precision Solutions Summer Internship – Oxbo International – Lynden or Pasco, WA
    Department:  Marketing Job Status:  Full Time – Internship FLSA Status:  Non Exempt Reports To: Market Manager/Product Manager Location: Clear Lake, WI or Lynden, WA  Travel Required:  Up to 50%                                  Description Oxbo is a leader in providing harvesting solutions to niche agricultural markets.  The company currently has an internship opportunity for a Precision Solutions Intern who will work on strategic projects for the organization.  The position will allow for a candidate to lead and participate on projects that will directly impact products ... » More ...
  • Vineyard Intern – Trinchero Family Estates – Napa Valley
                  Job Summary: To help the Viticulturists monitor the vineyards for insect and disease presence, continually evaluate the vineyards for potential crop yield and observe and comment on general vineyard health. Essential Functions: The following reflects management’s definition of essential functions for this job but does not restrict the tasks that may be assigned.  Management may assign or reassign duties and responsibilities to this job at any time due to reasonable accommodation or other reasons. Scout for ... » More ...
  • Harvest Intern(s) – Naumes Crush and Fermentation, LLC – Medford, Oregon
    POSITION OVERVIEW:  Harvest Interns for the 2017 season working at the newest, most modern custom crush facility in Medford, Oregon.  We are filling multiple part-time to full-time positions for the winery.  These positions are temporary, depend on seasonal variability, and may run early to mid-August through November or December.  Dates of employment vary depending upon harvest timing and are subject to change.  Quality and safety are of utmost importance to us and we are seeking people who ... » More ...
  • Big Island Farms Internship Program
      Aloha to all pursuers of knowledge, experiences and passion: Big Island Farms, Big island Table Experience (BITE), and World Sacred Gardens would like to invite you to join our upcoming Hawaii internship programs, here on our organic permaculture farm. We are currently accepting applicants for our Fall 2017 / Spring 2018 Internships and beyond! Big Island Farms is located on the tropical Hamakua coast of Hawaii’s Big Island, five miles from the breathtaking Waipio Valley and historic Honokaa Town. The quaint but thriving local community is interconnected with 10 of the world’s 13 available microclimates ranging from ... » More ...
  • Harvest Interns – DeLille Cellars in Woodinville, WA
    DeLille Cellars in Woodinville, WA is looking for a strong team of interns for the 2017 harvest. DeLille is set to crush 600 tons of Bordeaux and Rhone varietals (20% white) from some of the most acclaimed vineyards in Washington State. We are seeking candidates that will demonstrate a dedication to wine quality, great work ethic, attention to detail, positive attitude, and eagerness to learn. If long days of fast-paced cleaning, fermentation cap management, fruit processing, barrel work, racking, ladder climbing, loud equipment ... » More ...
  • Turfgrass PGA Tournament Volunteers – Phoenix Country Club
    Phoenix Country Club is hosting the last tournament of the year for the champions tour of the PGA. It is for the Charles Schwab Cup. We are going to need tournament volunteers to help with golf course setup and everything required for a PGA event. If you are a turfgrass students that are interested in becoming a golf course superintendent this is a great resume builder, but most importantly great experience. The tournament is the first weekend of november 2017 (6-12). It is something they would NOT get paid for but we can ... » More ...
  • Intern to Grower Services Manager – Sakuma Bros. Processing, Inc. – Burlington, WA
    Certified strawberry and caneberry plant nursery, small fruit production, processing, fresh market, and wholesale/retail sales. Sakuma Brothers is a family business spanning four generations with over 85 years experience in the small fruit industry. We can provide a total package to you – something that no other company in the small fruit industry can match. This is a paid, seasonal, full-time position which we feel would be of interest to students who are majoring in agriculture and its related fields. SUMMARY: Provides support to ... » More ...
  • Harvest Intern – Mercer Wine Estates – Prosser, WA
    Mercer Estates is a 70,000 case winery.  We will crush approximately 1400 tons in 2017, which will include both red and white varieties.  Our fruit is estate grown.  Of the 1400 tons to be crushed in 2017, the majority is for Mercer Estates and the remaining will be for a variety of custom clients that we work with.   We have a great opportunity for a V&E student looking to be a Harvest Intern for the 2017 Season. Approximate start date:  May 2017 (or when you ... » More ...
  • Phelps Creek Vineyards Summer Internship – HOOD RIVER, OR
    Phelps Creek Vineyards is pleased to offer two summer internship positions at our vineyards and winery. Our internship program has been developed to build your resume through a well-rounded immersion in the wine industry. The internship will consist of four parts: 1st Element: Work Experience You’ll gain applicable work experience through administration, winemaking, viticulture, hospitality, retail, customer service, and marketing assignments. Tasks will range from day-to-day tasks to one time assignments. The work experience element includes shadowing sessions with our Enologist, Manager of ... » More ...
  • PEAS Farm Internship – University of Montana
    Growing Healthy Food for College Credit 2-6 credits Offered every semester Instructor: Josh Slotnick Students will get their hands dirty in every facet of the University of Montana’s 10 acre PEAS farm, sowing seeds, transplanting, irrigating, and harvesting for our 100-member CSA.  We also custom grow tens-of-thousands of pounds of produce for the Missoula Food Bank, the WIC program, and a mobile market for seniors. As a PEAS student you will learn about  propagation in the greenhouse, season extension, transplanting, direct seeding, farm planning, use of cover crops, harvest and post-harvest care of a diversity of vegetable crops, drip- and overhead-irrigation, tractor implements, hand and ... » More ...
  • Harvest Cellar Internship – Fielding Hills Winery, Chelan, WA
    2017 Harvest Celler Internship, Fielding Hills Winery, Chelan, WA Responsibilities: Responsibilities may include but are not limited to: vineyard sample analysis, crush pad operations, forklift operation, fermentation monitoring and management (brix/temp rounds, additions, inoculations, etc.), lab work, press operation, barrel work, racking, and lots and lots of cleaning/sanitizing (sweeping, moping, scrubbing, etc.). Qualification: Enthusiastic about winemaking and wine production (previous cellar work preferred, but not required) Able to accurately preform work orders individually or on a team Strong communication skills Flexible and willing to work a variety of shifts and hours (overtime/weekends) Attention ... » More ...
  • Cockrell Cider Farm Intern – Puyallup, WA
    Cockrell Cider Farm located in Puyallup, WA. The farm consists of 7.5 acres. The intern position is responsible for helping maintaining apple trees and other fruit plants used in the production of Cockrell Cider. JOB DESCRIPTION: • Plant, prune, stake, transplant, irrigate, and perform other duties required to produce and grow apple trees, blackberries and raspberries. • Manage, train and grow young fruit trees in the orchard. Assist in bud-grafting and other forms of propagation needed to reproduce and ... » More ...
  • Enology Intern – Ste Michelle Wine Estates – Prosser, WA
    Requisition Number 17-0053 Post Date 3/3/2017 Title Enology Intern City Prosser State WA Description To provide and gain hands on experience in enology to entry level candidates, during harvest season for 14 Hands Winery, in Prosser, WA. (Generally September through October). •Assist in daily tank and barrel rounds checking and recording brix and temperature •Assist in cellar activities including but not limited to: grape evaluation, pump overs, pomace shoveling, chemical additions, general cellar sanitation. •Assist in laboratory duties including but not limited to: tank sampling, assisting with common winery analysis. •Update/ ... » More ...
  • Turfgrass Management Internship – Larkin Sunset Gardens Cemetery in Sandy, Utah
    Larkin Sunset Gardens Cemetery in Sandy, Utah (a suburb of Salt Lake City). We have an internship opening this summer for a student majoring in Turfgrass Management. This student would work beside experienced horticulturists and gain experience in turf irrigation and sprinklers, mowing & edging, turf problems, disease and pest diagnosis, arboriculture, shrub pruning, and general horticulture practices. Interested students please send a cover letter of introduction, resume, and business and professor references to: Mitzi Fretz Larkin Sunset Gardens mitzifretz@larkinmortuary.com
  • Red Wine Internship – Four Feathers Wine Estates – Prosser, WA
    Four Feathers Wine Estates is looking for highly motivated interns to join us for the 2017 vintage. We are a large-scale custom crush facility located in the heart of Washington wine country in Prosser, Washington. During the cellar internship, you will play an instrumental role in the production of 3,000,000 gallons of wine. Yes, your hands will get dirty! We believe in growing the future generation of winemakers by teaching practical winemaking skills backed by winemaking principals. The internship runs from late August or early September through mid-November. A typical work week is from five to seven days. We will work around class schedules, but ... » More ...
  • Harvest Laboratory Internship – Four Feathers Wine Estates – Prosser, WA
    Four Feathers Wine Estates is looking for highly motivated interns to join us for the 2017 vintage. We are a large-scale custom crush facility located in the heart of Washington wine country in Prosser, Washington. During the lab internship, you will play an instrumental role in the production of 3,000,000 gallons of wine. We believe in growing the future generation of winemakers by teaching practical winemaking skills backed by winemaking principals. The internship runs from late August or early September through mid-November. A typical work week is from five to seven days. We will work around class schedules, but we highly encourage interns to take ... » More ...
  • Mezza Luna Farms Internship Program – Carnation, WA
    Mezza Luna Farms was founded in 2012 by the husband and wife team of Ian “Farmer” Fels and Victoria Roos. We are kicking-off our fifth season, gearing up to grow and provide organic produce directly to our CSA members, and to local food hubs. We are strong supporters of sustainable agricultural practices and we believe people should be well traveled, not their food. Skills Desired: We are looking for people who have an enthusiasm about farming, a desire to learn about farming, local food, comfort with working independently, and willingness to work hard outside in all weather for long hours at repetitive tasks.  Prior farming ... » More ...
  • Communications Internship – Regional Theatre Of the Palouse
    All RTOP internships share the same basic expectations. At a minimum, applicants must: Possess the knowledge and skills required to work successfully in a specific department of the theater. Be socially mature and self-confident. Be able to take direction and criticism well. Be able to digest new information quickly and apply it productively. Be consistent and dependable in their work habits. Have good communication skills. Enjoy multi-tasking and creative problem-solving. Work comfortably and effectively in a highly collaborative environment. A basic knowledge of computing is essential; RTOP uses a wide assortment of computer equipment and software. Communications Activities: Develop creative concepts and marketing strategies to promote ... » More ...
  • Viticulture Internship – Winemakers LLC
    Winemakers LLC currently has openings for a Viticulture Internship position for the 2017 Growing Season. The Viticulture Intern will work directly with the viticulture department at Winemakers LLC, participating in all aspects of high-quality wine grape production. This position will likely run May through mid-October, but there is some flexibility in terms of the start and end date depending upon the needs of qualified candidate. In general, this will be a Mon-Fri position, 40 hours per week; however, there is the potential for hours to fluctuate slightly due to weather and timing of cultural practices. Typical growing season tasks: Spur/bud counts Cluster counts and weights ... » More ...
  • Agronomist Internships – S.S. Steiner, Inc./Golden Gate Hop Ranches – Yakima, WA
          Company Name:  S.S. Steiner, Inc./Golden Gate Hop Ranches Location:  Yakima, WA Job Type:  Internship – Two available Time Length:  6 months/3 months Compensation:  $15.00 per hour Housing:  Provided To Apply:  Send resume’ and cover letter to lclough@hopsteiner.com Closing:  When Filled https://hopsteiner.com/ Golden Gate Hop Ranches agronomist provides leadership and expertise in designing agronomic programs for each hop farming location. As a new employee, you will work with an independent agronomist and farm managers for a period of time to ... » More ...
  • Viticulture Technician Internship 2017 – Wyckoff Farms, Inc.
    SUMMER VITICULTURE INTERNS NEEDED Grandview, WA The Viticulture Technician is an important contributing member of the Viticulture team. The position is with a large vineyard operation in Grandview, Washington. We are seeking individuals who are enrolled in, or recently completed a Viticulture degree program and are looking for opportunities to gain more experience in the industry. The Viticulture Tech will be working closely with the Viticulturist and Assistant viticulturist throughout the growing season. Duties include but are not limited to: Assist in miscellaneous special projects Using handheld technology to collect observations and field data Monitoring vineyards in many AVA’s for pest, disease, and other cultural ... » More ...
  • Texas Rangers Baseball Club – Sports Turf Management Internship 2018
    The Texas Rangers are seeking two (2) highly motivated individuals for the 2018 season. Applicants are encouraged to have a turf background and be currently enrolled in a 2 or 4-year university turf program. Individuals must exhibit a professional appearance and character as well as the ability to work well within a team. Applicants should be able to work well with others in an environment which may include long hours and possible stressful situations. Applicants must be able ... » More ...
  • 2 farm workers – Farragut Farm in Petersburg, Alaska
    Come to Alaska and learn how to farm on a successful small-scale mixed vegetable farm! Farragut Farm is looking for 2 farm workers for the 2017 growing season.  The farm is located in beautiful Southeast Alaska, near Petersburg, and owned & operated by Bo Varsano and Marja Smets.  We have been in operation for 7 years, and grow over 40 varieties of vegetables on a little under an acre of land. We sell our produce at a farmer’s market, as well as to local schools, restaurants, and grocery stores. We nourish our soil with all local amendments including compost, seaweed and fishmeal. We do not ... » More ...
  • Regional Farm Internship Programs on the Olympic and Kitsap Peninsulas,
                    Regional Farm Internship Programs on the Olympic and Kitsap Peninsulas, WA State Jefferson County FIELD Intern Program Kitsap County Intern Program Clallam County Intern Program The FIELD Intern Programs are educational programs that provide a multidisciplinary study into sustainable agriculture. These programs combine formal instruction with a field-based internship on a host farm. Please see the list of host farms below. Educational Program Each intern is paired with a host farm mentor who provides the intern with ... » More ...
  • Palouse Conservation District – Internship Opportunities
    Interns will work cooperatively with the Natural Resource Coordinator and the District Manager to implement conservation practices and deliver outreach throughout the Palouse Conservation District. Interns will work on District programs including: native plant establishment, watershed planning, conservation planning, wildlife habitat, water quality monitoring, soil health, livestock management, conservation tillage, education and outreach. Interns will be collaborate with staff to plan and implement restoration projects, perform maintenance and monitoring of projects, recruit and supervise volunteers, provide overall project support, and to ... » More ...
  • Research and Development Summer Internship – Dow AgroSciences
        A Research and Development internship offers you a head start on your career, exposure to a real industry experience and the opportunity to work on business-vital research projects. We are invested in our interns’ success. We have developed one of the best intern training programs in the industry, designed to prepare you not just for your internship but also for the rest of your career. Well-positioned for future growth: You’re working on your education. Now it’s time to work on your career. An internship with Dow AgroSciences lets you learn from researchers ... » More ...
  • Hydroponics, Vermiculture, and Composting Intern – Community Action Center – Pullman, WA
                        Hydroponics, Vermiculture, and Composting Intern (Unpaid Intern) Definition: Under the direction of the Food Bank and Gardens Coordinator, the Intern assists with in the production and distribution of produce from the Food Bank’s hydroponic system and develops an implementation procedure for on-site vermiculture and improved compost maintenance. Focus of Internship will be adapted from job description below based on intern’s interests and skill sets. JOB DESCRIPTION Hydroponic Crop Production and Distribution Assist with start production and ... » More ...
  • Washington State Tree Fruit Internship Program
        Why Internships? Provide students with a strong technical background and immersion-based opportunities. Allow students to explore career paths with the tree fruit industry. Increase self-confidence in the workplace while developing an expanded network of associates and professionals for job references. CAHNRS Faculty Lead Internships Build experience while applying academic concepts and principles. Enhance your research background with faculty here in Pullman and at our Research and Extension Centers around the ... » More ...
  • The Pathways Programs – Federal Internships & Recent Graduates Program
    Under President Obama’s leadership, the Federal Government has taken steps to help students and recent graduates join the Federal service. New opportunities will appear on USAJOBS as agencies post them. We encourage you to visit this site periodically, or set up a saved search. Find an Internships Find a Recent Graduate Jobs The Pathways Programs offer clear paths to Federal internships for students from high school through post-graduate school and to careers for recent graduates, and provide meaningful training and career development opportunities for individuals ... » More ...
  • Walt Disney World College Program – Orlando, FL
    An internship unlike any other in the world. Imagine an internship opportunity that only happens once-in-a-lifetime. Where classroom studies are applied to practical experiences. Where participants have a special opportunity to contribute to a global company, learning and working with the best in the business. With internships available in a wide range of majors and durations, the possibilities are endless. Internships are paid and may include housing and/or relocation assistance. Eligibility and qualifications vary by position. While ... » More ...
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