Cellar Hand, Katnook

Date: 03-May-2022

Location: Coonawarra, 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 a total of 8,846 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 Cellar Hand at Katnook works as part of a team to carry out cellar operations and ensure quality wine production. You will safety and efficiently perform all aspects of wine production including but not limited to crushing, pressing, fermentation, wine transfers, blending, filtration, housekeeping and sanitation.

This role is offered on a full time basis.

Your Key Accountabilities include

•    Follow directions as provided by the Cellar Manager and winemakers
•    Carry out cellar operations tasks as assigned:
•    Vintage operations including crushing, pressing, juice additions and fermentation
•    Cellar operations including wine transfers, blending, filtration and clarifying
•    Record data on log sheets or operations notes
•    Maintain general winery cleanliness and hygiene

About You

It is essential that you are a reliable team player with a mature approach. We expect that you will be able to demonstrate competence in a broad range of cellar operations, gained through at least two years’ experience in a small/medium winery. A forklift licence (or willingness to obtain) is highly desirable, and an MR truck licence will be viewed favourably.

About the Offer


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.

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