employment

Doyle Vineyard Management is seeking viticulturists for the Seneca and Steuben County regions. Candidates should possess the following qualifications:

  • Work under the direction of the Vineyard Manager and/or Director of Vineyard Development.
  • Assist with multiple aspects of wine grape growing including the following tasks: apply pre-emergent herbicides and recommended pesticides on routine schedule, repair trellis systems, tie, prune, brush chop, harvest, mow, spot spray, drainage repair and installation, wildlife control, mulch, fertilizer application, and hedge.
  • Attention to detail.
  • Possess basic computer skills.
  • Ability to multi-task and interface with team.
  • Adhere to DVM mission and values statement.
  • Monitor and report on various activities such as canopy management, weed control, disease and pest control.
  • Identify common vineyards pests and diseases specific to New York State.
  • Collect vineyard data and input into viticulture database.
  • Scout vineyards on a regular basis.
  • Attend mandatory crew meetings.
  • Willing to attain a NYS pesticide certification.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Ability to work a flexible schedule with additional hours during peak seasons, including weekends.
  • Self-initiator with positive attitude.

To apply, send a resume and letter of interest to info@doylevineyard.com by March 6, 2017.