Robert Biale Vineyards is the leader in Historic Vineyard Preservation of Napa Valley. We pride ourselves on producing the best old-vine, heritage Zinfandels, Petite Sirahs and blends from Napa and Sonoma. Our small, family-owned winery is dedicated to providing a great environment to grow your career and succeed in the wine industry. Please see below for a list of current positions available on our vibrant team.
Harvest Cellar Worker
Napa Valley old vine Zinfandel and Petite Sirah specialists, Robert Biale Vineyards, is seeking some hard working and passionate folks to assist our production team for the 2022 harvest. We are a small, dedicated team focused on working with some of the most historic and iconic vineyards in Napa and Sonoma Counties. Please check out our website to learn more about these amazing sites. Just to keep things interesting, along with Zinfandel and Petite Sirah, we also work with small amounts of Barbera, Sangiovese, Syrah, Abouriou, Tempranillo, Alicante Bouschet, and Greco.
The position consists of all things harvest: cleaning (anything and everything), grape sample processing, fruit sorting, barrel washing/steaming, punchdowns and pumpovers, additions, topping, pressing, and barrel filling. Previous harvest and forklift experience, while helpful, is not required. What is required is a general drive to work hard during long days, especially during the peak of harvest, an ability to lift and carry up to 50 lbs., an eagerness to learn, ask questions, and the ability to work safely and with common sense.
The position would begin early to mid-August and run through early to mid-November, depending on the season. Weekend work is required, as is flexibility based upon harvest conditions.
Applicants from outside US must have current authorization to work in the US (J1 visa). All applicants must have reliable transportation to the winery and housing for the duration of harvest.
If interested, please email your resume to email@example.com. No phone calls, please.
Marketing & Sales Coordinator
Robert Biale Vineyards has an immediate need for someone who will make themselves indispensable! We pride ourselves on producing the best old-vine, heritage Zinfandels, Petite Sirahs, and blends in the Napa Valley. Our small, family-owned winery provides a great environment to thrive and grow your career in the wine industry. Our wine club is fiercely loyal to our brand and loves to visit and spread the “gospel” about the quality and value of our wines. We seek not just another employee, but a good fit for our “family”. This position will wear many hats from overseeing various marketing responsibilities to assisting with daily wine club duties.
Lead all marketing tasks including newsletter writing and editing, email campaign writing, editing and formatting, as well as a myriad of other sales and marketing tasks.
Work as a team to brainstorm and implement new marketing and wine club ideas and events, as well as advertising campaigns on search engines and social media platforms.
Brainstorm, create and/or contribute to PR articles and blog entries.
Provide superior customer service and informed sales recommendations to our customers via telephone and email. It is expected to go above and beyond for our customers and loyal club members.
Efficiently and accurately process all types of retail transactions using our POS, including but not limited to: general/daily sales orders, web-based sales orders, special marketing offers, wine club enrollments, shipping orders, customer profile updates, general inquiries, and customer issues.
Help organize wine competition entries, donations, wine reviews.
Assist with the preparation and planning of winery events as needed.
At least 3-5 years’ experience in marketing within the wine sales/hospitality industry required.
Marketing experience with brochures, newsletters, email campaigns, assisting with social content, and photography is required.
Excellent verbal and written communication skills required.
The ability to create written content for various marketing needs such as social posts, blog posts, and emails.
Excellent computer and data entry skills including POS, MSWord, and Excel. Knowledge of Adobe platforms is required.
Excellent phone voice and pleasant demeanor, as you are one of the “front line” for communication for our small, family-owned brand.
If interested, please email your resume to Aline@biale.com. No phone calls, please.