More than 25 Napa Valley Wineries Are Currently Seeking Interns, and Hope to Attract Workers Who Want to Deepen Their Wine Knowledge or Explore a Career in Winemaking.

In a typical year, Napa Valley’s harvest intern positions are largely sought out by international applicants. With the interruption of international travel, and a freeze on J-1 educational exchange visas related to Covid-19, that has thrown a wrench into filling these positions.

Applicants are encouraged to explore job postings at

Wine Down Media’s The Vine & KVON had the opportunity to check-in with a few winemakers who shared positions’ opportunities and learnings … listen below:


KVON on Wine Country Live with Barry Martin

Ana Diogo-Draper, Winemaker for Artesa Vineyards & Winery


The Vine on the Morning Show with Gabriela Fernandez

Joshua D. Widaman, Winemaker for Lewis Cellars 


The Vine on the Afternoon Show with Julie J. Morales

Evyn Cameron, Winemaker for Crocker & Starr