Assistant Winemaker

Listed 17 days Ago
Manufacturing - Other

WineWorks Hawkes Bay is seeking an experienced and enthusiastic person to join our team as an Assistant Winemaker. 

In this role you will be responsible for cellar tasks, involving the manufacture/production of Charmat, carbonated wine and other beverages. You will be producing the Charmat and other beverages according to the customer’s requirements & specifications, while using your skills and knowledge of wine making. 

Other cellar responsibilities include transferring the product from tankers to our bottling lines, accurately completing documentation, maintaining the cleaning schedule for the cellar equipment and meeting strict hygiene standards. 

This role forms part of the Quality team and will provide cover for the Winemaker and in the laboratory as required. 

This is a full time & permanent position working Monday to Friday, between 7am and 6pm (these hours are covered by rotating start times). 

What we need from you:

· A bachelor or post graduate qualification in Winemaking/Oenology

· A high level of accuracy with recording numbers and completing documentation 

· 3+ years working in the wine industry

· Vintage experience

· Chemical handling and Working at Heights experience 

· Hold a current forklift licence plus F endorsement (highly advantageous)

· Have a working knowledge of Health & Safety in the workplace

· Be able to work under pressure, have great prioritization and time management skills

 WineWorks is passionate about supporting NZ wine to shine. Do you have what it takes to join us?

 Must be a New Zealand Citizen or Resident and applicant/s must be able to pass a pre-employment drug test.

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