Assistant Bottling Line Supervisor

Messina Hof Winery

Bryan, Texas

Deadline Dec 31, 2021
Job Type Full Time

Messina Hof Company Overview:

Established in 1977, Messina Hof was developed from a family owned and operated vineyard and winery in Bryan, Texas. Messina Hof is dedicated to high quality world-class Texas wine production and genuine hospitality in its winery and resort facilities located in Bryan, Fredericksburg, Grapevine, and Richmond, Texas. Messina Hof has doubled in size since 2012, and its annual wine production has grown to more than 200,000 gallons. Messina Hof’s continued dedication to innovation, excellence, and family traditions is exemplified in its premium wines of distinction and landmark wine country destinations. It has also been continuously named the most awarded winery in Texas. Messina Hof is made up of a team of honest and passionate people of character that desire to be part of a rapidly growing company in an exciting and thriving industry.


The Assistant Bottling Line Supervisor will be responsible for assisting in the overall efficient operation of the bottling line during bottling shifts. This position will assist in the supervision of multiple pieces of equipment and operators, making sure our standards of quality, efficiency, and safety are met. This position will assist in observing, maintaining, and troubleshooting bottling line equipment and other winemaking equipment. This position will also assist in other areas of the wine production including sanitation, filtration, general processing, and other cellar duties.


Bottling Line

  • Assist with the overall operation and supervision of all aspects of the bottling line including any personnel assigned to bottling line operations.
  • Conduct proper sanitization, operation and maintenance of all equipment associated with the bottling line and conduct weekly maintenance on all equipment associated with the bottling line to ensure smooth operation and high quality final product during bottling operations.
  • Maintain bottling records to ensure correct reporting of cases bottled and supplies used.
  • Provide final product quality assurance for all products bottled at the Messing Hof facility

Cellar and Harvest

  • Clean and sanitize the winemaking equipment and cellar spaces
  • Barrel filling and cellar organization
  • Proper use and handling of winery chemicals and additives
  • Complete work orders, additions, movements, and other cellar tasks
  • Assist with the crushing and pressing process
  • Vineyard work as required

Production Maintenance

  • Assist in the care, maintenance and problem-solving of all pumps, hoses, and production machinery.
  • Maintenance of entire production area physical plant to include mechanical, electrical, plumbing, and air-conditioning.
  • Assist in purchasing and maintaining stock levels on all backup and replacement parts and equipment needed to facilitate seamless operation in the production department.
  • Perform other duties as required


Competency Statement(s)

  • 2 years of related experience
  • Ability to operate a tractor
  • Ability to maintain a tractor
  • Ability to lift 50 pounds from floor to 4 feet, climb ladders, and move on top of tanks
  • Must possess a valid driver’s license


To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. Reasonable Accommodations may be made to enable qualified individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.


The physical demands described her are representative of those that must be met by and employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. While performing the duties of this job the employee is regularly required to talk or hear. The employee is frequently required to stand, walk and sit. The employee is occasionally required to reach with hands and arms and stoop, kneel, and crouch. The employee must frequently lift and/or move up to 50 pounds. The employee is frequently required to stand for long periods of time. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus.


The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate. The work may be performed either inside or outside.

Messina Hof Wine Cellars, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer and a drug-free workplace.


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