Weighbridge & Grape Testing Station Operator - Berri

Date: 30-Sep-2021

Location: Berri, Australia

Company: Accolade Wines

About Us

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!

About the Role

Berri Estates Winery, the largest winery in the Southern Hemisphere, crushed more than 220,000 tonnes in 2021. That's around a third of South Australia’s entire crush. We crush more chardonnay than the Margaret River region and more cabernet than the Coonawarra – it’s a pretty exciting place to work!

We're currently looking to fill multiple s roles on a seasonal casual basis, to commence around late 2021 - mid-January 2022.

As a Weighbridge & Grape Testing Station Operator , you will:

  • Weigh 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
  • 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
  • Select berries from the representative sample provided
  • Collect Residue samples when required

About You

You will be:

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

What You Can Expect

We offer excellent pay and conditions, with market-leading hourly wages plus attractive shift penalties and overtime rates. You'll also have the opportunity to earn a wine allowance, which you can use to purchase our amazing wines at discounted prices. You'll work with a great bunch of people and have fun along the way.

Our assessment process includes an interview, reference checks, a working rights check, a medical questionnaire and drug and alcohol screening, and may include further fitness assessments. We want to ensure that you are kept safe and healthy at work.

Next Steps

Sound like your kind of drop? Click APPLY NOW to submit your application, including a resume detailing your employment history.