When was the last time you enjoyed a glass of wine? Was it red or white? Did you enjoy the taste and discuss its unique flavors? Did you drink Chardonnay, Sauvignon Blanc, Pinot Grigio, Merlot, Cabernet Sauvignon, or Shiraz? If you’re a wine connoisseur, maybe you should consider finding a job in the wonderful world of wine.
Wine has a fascinating history. It dates back to 8500 BC and was first cultivated in Georgia a few thousand years later. The art of wine making was later perfected by wine-loving monks. Today, wine is a multi-billion dollar industry and wine is regularly consumed by wine aficionados around the world.
Wine is produced in Italy, Spain, USA, Chile, France, Germany, South Africa, Australia, New Zealand, Portugal, and other countries too. Millions of people earn their living from the intoxicating wine industry. In the US, the wine industry employs over a million people. Why don’t you?
There are an incredible number of unique jobs in the wine industry. You can get hands on picking grapes in the vineyards as a seasonal harvest worker, learn the science behind winemaking as an oenologist, manage wine cellars as a cellar master, market wine to the masses in a wine sales job, or help fine-diners pair wines with food as a sommelier. There are also options to work as a cooper, a vintner, viticulturist, winery manger, bottler, lab tech, administration, a wine app developer, or a tasting room associate. What wine industry job intrigues you?
Wine is big business. It needs eager, hard workers to help it succeed. The best job options are available through wineries or through distribution companies. Lucky for you, we have a fantastic selection of wine industry employers on the JobMonkey Job Board. Who will you work for?
- Castello Di Amorosa
- Ste Michelle Wine Estates
- Napa Valley Wine Train
- Ernest & Julio Gallo Winery
- Kendall Jackson Vineyard Estate
- Southern Wine & Spirits
- Terlato Wines International
- Winebow Inc
- Constellation Wines US
- Porthos Ventures
- Armenia Wine Factory
There are plenty of other wine industry jobs to explore on JobMonkey’s Wine Industry Guide. Learn all about how wine is made, how to become a sommelier, wine industries in different countries, wine industry growth, wine resources, and so much more. These are the things you need to know before you find a wine industry job.
Honestly, working in the wonderful world of wine is a fantastic, exciting, and enjoyable way to make a living. If you love wine, do yourself a favor and follow your passion. Start your wine industry job search today.