Maintenance Mechanic

The Maintenance Mechanic implements facility maintenance services for Domaine Chandon and Newton Vineyard in accordance with the preventive maintenance, aesthetics and safety programs.

~~Production Maintenance: (60%)
• Maintains functional knowledge of all production equipment operation.
• Responsible for performing production line changeovers and adjustments in a timely manner.
• Understands and can troubleshoot electrical schematics, PLC programming and electrical controls.
• Responsible for troubleshooting electrical and mechanical problems.
• Conduct fabrication of replacement parts with a lathe and milling machine or welder.
• Responsible for maintaining a clean work area, including proper care and storage of tools.
• Performs Preventative Maintenance (PM’s) on all production equipment as directed by work orders.
• Responsible for disassembling machinery and equipment to remove parts and make repairs.  Conducts testing on repaired machinery to verify adequacy of repairs.
• Responsible for examination of parts for defects, such as breakage or excessive wear.
• Complies with all safety requirements, company policies, procedures, and regulatory requirements to maintain a safe working environment.

 Facility Maintenance: (40%)
• Conduct plumbing, lighting and electrical repairs as needed.
• Responsible for performing carpentry work as needed.
• Conduct maintenance and repair of facility HVAC equipment.
• Perform general building maintenance such as painting and basic repairs.
• Create drawings and material lists for projects.
• Responsible for perform basic welding to repair equipment and appliances as needed.
• Responsible for testing and maintaining process wastewater and fresh water systems.
• Responsible for maintaining chemicals in approved containers, report any spills and clean up if approved.


~~Education: High School or GED required. Must have valid California driver’s license.

Languages: English

Professional experience & know how:
• 3 to 5 years in Wine, Food or Soft Drink maintenance skills
• Experience in electrical, plumbing, welding and general building maintenance.

Technical & management skills:
• Electrical and mechanical skills
• PLC programming
• Read and understand schematics
• General machine shop skills

Personal & interpersonal skills:
• Ability to work as a team leader on some projects and as team member on others
• Must be self-motivated and able to recognize items that need improvement.


Please forward your resume with salary requirements to: Attn: Human Resources Domaine Chandon One California Drive Yountville, CA 94599. Fax 707-944-2660 or e-mail us at jobs@chandon.com

Domaine Chandon, Inc., is the leading sparkling wine producer in the Napa Valley and an emerging producer of varietal wines. Founded in 1973, Domaine Chandon was the first American sparkling wine venture established by a French Champagne house, Moet & Chandon. Domaine Chandon, Inc., is a part of the Wine & Spirits Division of LVMH – Moët Hennessy Louis Vuitton, the leading worldwide luxury goods company specializing in the wine and spirits, fashion, leather goods, perfumes, cosmetics, watches, jewelry and selective retailing.

Domaine Chandon is an Equal Opportunity Employer