Maintenance Technician

Date: 19 Jun 2024

Location: Tanunda, 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, 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.

We are now recruiting for a Maintenance Technician to join our Barossa team. Reporting to the Cellar Manager, this is a stand-alone role with a mix of preventative and break-fix maintenance. 

You will be based at our St Hallett Winery, with travel between sites in the Barossa Valley

This role is full-time and permanent.

Key responsibilities include:

  • Responsible for carrying out repairs and maintaining a proactive preventative maintenance program across the 2 sites
  • Identify opportunities and implement change to drive efficiencies 
  • Maintain required servicing and preventative maintenance of machinery
  • Ensure company standards, systems and procedures are being implemented and maintained
  • Build a strong and collaborative relationship with all stakeholders in the business, including guests and team members


What you'll bring:

  • Qualified in Electrical, Welding or similar trade with solid hands on experience 
  • Knowledge of relevant legislation, standards and codes of practice highly regarded
  • Positive ‘Can do’ attitude
  • Logical approach to problem solving
  • Full working rights - visa holders included
  • Proactivity, excellent organisational skills and a passion for wine!

What you can expect:

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

You will also have access to:

·    Wine allowance and unique wine specials
·    Day off on your Accolade Wines Birthday
·    Private Health Insurance Discounts
·    Annual Flu Vaccination Program
·    Employee Assistance Program
·    Various exclusive employee discounts 


Don’t meet every single requirement? At Accolade Wines we are dedicated to building a diverse, dynamic and inclusive culture. I you’re excited about this role but your working experience doesn’t align perfectly with the role requirements, we encourage you to apply anyway. You may be just the right candidate for this opportunity or future positions!


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