Wine Maker – Melody Lynne Vineyard Winery


The Melody Lynne Vineyard Winery in Kirkland WA is seeking a Winemaker for small upstart winery. We specialize in Pinot Noir, Cab Franc, Sauv. Blanc & Chardonnay (approx. 1,500 cases/year) from our vineyard in The Yakima River Canyon, Columbia Valley AVA. Salary range DOE plus benefits with 3-5 years as assistant or head winemaking experience, Enology/Food Science Degree or related degree preferred, lab experience is a plus.

Duties and Responsibilities

Responsible for all aspects of winemaking and miscellaneous office/outside-work duties as necessary. Including;

  • Make, filter, bottle wine.
  • TTB COLA approval,
  • Lab analysis and wine movement tracking.
  • Monthly Federal & State record keeping
  • Prep wine for festivals/markets.
  • Inventory bottles, closures, corks, labels, etc. for purchase.

Other duties/work as assigned.


  • 3-5 years experience wine maker/asst. Wine maker.
  • Knowledge of MS Office.
  • Valid Driver’s license and a clean driving record.
  • Physically capable of lifting up to 50 lbs repeatedly.

To apply:

Send CV/resume to Guy OTierney at or call 425-941-4830. You may also drop by the bar/tasting room at 106 Kirkland Ave, downtown Kirkland.