Vintage Cellar Hand - Nannup

Date: 06-Nov-2022

Location: Nannup, 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 140 countries and have more than 1,700 talented employees in 19 countries. We make some of the world’s best known brands!

 

Houghton Wines Nannup operates a 5000t premium white and red wine production facility, producing a full range of commercial through to premium wines from grapes sourced from across Western Australia's grape growing regions including Margaret River, Pemberton and Franklin River.

Role Details

Under the instruction of Cellar Supervisors and Winemakers, your main duties will be to undertake general winery operations within the cellar for the Vintage period.

Your Key Accountabilities

  • Undertake vintage cellar operations, including grape receival, crushing, fermentation activities, barrel work and juice or wine transfers
  • Record data on log sheets or cellar notes
  • Maintain general winery cleanliness and hygiene
  • Follow direction as provided by Winemakers and others
  • Ensure that cellar operations are carried out in a safe and efficient manner; adhering to company policies and procedures at all time
  • Wear personal protective equipment as required
  • Participate in training as required

Other Accountabilities Include

Your Knowledge and Skills

  • A passion for wine
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Enthusiasm, reliability and energy
  • Ability to work independently and as a member of team
  • Ability to follow verbal and written instructions

Essential Qualifications

  • Vintage or winery operations experience (desirable, but on-the-job training will be provided for the right applicants).

Physical and Other Requirements

  • High Risk Work licence for Forklift Truck (highly desirable but not essential)
  • Confined Space Entry training and certification (highly desirable but not essential)

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All applicants must be able to demonstrate their legal right to work in Australia. International applicants must be able to demonstrate that they hold, or are eligible to apply, for an appropriate visa.