Seasonal Cellar Worker

Columbia Crest Winery

Napa, CA

A Seasonal Cellar Worker job in Napa, CA is available at Stag’s Leap Wine Cellars.

This position will be during harvest season and will be from July-November. As a Seasonal cellar Worker you will clean grape processing equipment, Sanitize Tanks, Barrel Cleaning, Barrel Stacking and maintain an overall cleanliness of Cellar.

We're Stag’s Leap Wine Cellars. We’re everything you would expect from the winery that put the Napa Valley on the map by winning the famed Judgment of Paris in 1976: our 2019 FAY Estate Cabernet Sauvignon was recently awarded a perfect 100 Points from Wine Enthusiast placing it in the top 0.00048 of all wines reviewed in 2022.

Seasonal Cellar Worker job responsibilities include:

  • Clean grape processing equipment, Sanitize Tanks, Barrel Cleaning, Barrel Stacking and overall cleanliness of Cellar.
  • Assist in Grape receival, crushing, pressing, racking and pomace-transfers.
  • Perform all functions in strict adherence to company Health and Safety protocols, and in accordance with quality control standards and standard operating equipment procedures.
  • Works long hours as required at harvest which may include night shift and weekend work.
  • Temperature is cool and noise level is usually moderate.
  • Ability to work in various weather conditions outdoors and indoors. Full body mobility: ability to stand for long periods of time, walk, sit use tools and controls, reach with hands and arms, climb stairs, balance, kneel.
  • Ability to lift and carry up to 50lbs.
  • Performs other duties as assigned by manager.

Position Requirements:

  • Prior cellar experience desired.
  • High school diploma or GED.
  • Able to read, write, speak and understand English.
  • Valid Driver’s License
  • Ability to accurately complete work instructions individually or in a team.
  • Attention to detail and a commitment to product quality.
  • Commitment to excellence and high standards
  • Versatility, flexibility and willingness to work within constantly changing priorities with enthusiasm.
  • Must be at 18 years old.
  • History of responsible use of alcohol and other appropriate conduct, as well as fitness to be licensed, permitted, and/or certified by state and/or local regulatory bodies.

Your Compensation:  

$20 - $23/hr. based upon relevant experience.

Individual offers are made dependent upon a candidate’s prior experience and education level as it pertains to the role.


  • Health Care Coverage including medical, dental, vision & prescription – eligible on date of hire for full-time employees
  • Paid Vacation & Holidays
  • 401(k)
  • Employee Wine Discount

If you are interested in the Seasonal Cellar Worker job in Napa, CA please apply now.

Stag’s Leap Wine Cellars is an equal opportunity employer. We consider qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, disability, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other protected class.  For more information, see the EEOC's "Equal Employment Opportunity is The Law" poster.  

Ste. Michelle Wine Estates is partnering with Stag’s Leap Wine Cellars in recruiting for this position but is an independent contractor and not affiliated with Stag’s Leap.