Vintage Weighbridge & Grape Testing Station Operator - Berri

Date: 12 Sep 2023

Location: Berri, Australia

Company: Accolade Wines

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Accolade Wines is the world’s leading provider of New World premium, commercial and value wines. We sell our wines in over 100 countries and have more than 1,600 dedicated employees in Australia, New Zealand, the UK, Europe, Asia, North America and South Africa and … we make some of the world’s best known brands!

Role Details

Your main purpose will be:

  • Weighing trucks in and out  delivering grapes to the Berri Estates Winery.
  • Testing Station operators are responsible for ensuring the grapes in the truck are accurately tested to the required protocol for the Maselli and Yuba

Your Key Accountabilities

  • Data Entry
  • Ensure trucks are directed to the correct crushers
  • Ensure the booked intake schedule is maintained correctly and kept up to date
  • Ensure Winery weighbridge dockets are collated by crusher and variety
  • Ensure Grower weighbridge dockets are placed in envelopes
  • Answer phone calls and advising  the required information in a cordial manner at all times
  • Out Weighbridge – Maintain the cancellation and ‘under/over’ sheets
  • Maintain good communication with the crusher supervisor, testing station operators and truck marshaller
  • Operate the ‘Maselli’ to collect juice from the grapes in the trucks as per sampling requirements.
  • Operate the ‘Yuba’ as set out in the Yuba protocol
  • Select berries from the representative sample provided from the Yuba to fill a 500ml container as set out in the selection criteria
  • Collect Residue samples when required
  • Ensure all areas are cleaned and washed down where required

Other Accountabilities Include

Other tasks as reasonably required.

Your Knowledge and Skills

  • Competent with the use of Computers  
  • Ability to work shifts
  • Ability to work under pressure in a busy environment

Essential Qualifications

Previous experience in a similar role in a large winery

Physical and Other Requirements

Our Company Values

Accolade Wines will provide you with the ideal climate and a hand-picked rewards package for you to make a difference in our successful and growing business.

At Accolade Wines, our name is our motto, so here's to you... and here's to your future