Vintage Cellar Hand - Berri

Date: 17-Nov-2022

Location: Berri, Australia

Company: Accolade Wines

About us

At Accolade Wines, our purpose is to enrich everyday moments. As one of the world’s leading wine companies, our award-winning portfolio includes beloved brands such as Hardys, Grant Burge, St Hallett, House of Arras, Mud House, Jam Shed and many more. We are one of the largest wine producers in the world – we’ve been around since 1836, and our portfolio has won nearly 9,000 international wine show awards in the last decade.

About the role


The driving force behind our business is our people – we have over 1,500 staff across Australia, the UK, Europe, Asia, South Africa, New Zealand and the Americas, and every one of us is passionate about making the ordinary extraordinary through our amazing wines.

The Berri Estates Winery is the largest grape processing winery in the Southern Hemisphere, crushing 194,000 tonnes in vintage 2022. It is our team that make this possible, a team you can be part of for vintage 2023. We have a large cohort of returning vintage staff, Vintage is also a fantastic opportunity for those new to the industry to experience and learn the skills for a potential career in the wine industry. 

Key responsibilities:


Our Vintage Cellar Hands operate a variety of plant and machinery to begin the winemaking process, some of the tasks you may be involved in include;
•    Crusher Operations
•    Pressing (bags, screw, and drainers)
•    Fermentation
•    Filtering (RDV operation, Crossflows, Centrifuges)
•    Transfers and additions

What you’ll bring:


•    Full working rights – visa holders included
•    Good communication
•    Literacy and numeracy skills
•    Ability to work rotating shift work (possible weekends also)

•    Previous wine industry experience
•    Forklift Licence
•    Confined space ticket


For your best chance in gaining a position with Accolade Wines – Berri Estate Winery for vintage 2023 apply now!

Successful applicants will be required to undergo a pre-employment medical, which includes drug and alcohol testing.

Accolade Wines’ employees are subject to random drug and alcohol testing.

Accolade Wines Australia is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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