Vintage Laboratory Assistant - Bay Of Fires

Date: 17-Nov-2022

Location: Pipers River, TAS, 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.

Bay of Fires Wines is the perfect reflection of why Tasmania is currently one of the most exciting wine regions in the world. Located approximately 35 minutes north of Launceston in the Pipers River region of Tasmania, Bay of Fires is a medium sized winery sourcing fruit from across Tasmania, including the Derwent Valley, East Coast, Coal Valley, and Tamar Valley. The focus is upon producing high quality wines from premium hand-picked fruit, ensuring the expression of varietal character and retention of cool climate acidity.

We're currently looking to fill two Vintage Lab Assistant roles on a seasonal casual basis, to commence around mid-February 2023.

Key responsibilities:

Some of the tasks you may be involved in include;
•    Undertake analysis of all juices and wines and report anything not within specification
•    Carry out data entry and assist with transcription and checking of analysis
•    Assist with maintenance and calibration of laboratory equipment
•    Maintain general housekeeping and cleanliness of the laboratory.

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
•    Year 12 Chemistry or Laboratory AQF qualifications

About the Offer

Applications Close Friday 21 October, for your best chance in gaining a position with Accolade Wines – Bay of Fires 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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