Senior Vineyard Operator
Company: Constellation Brands New Zealand Ltd
Category: Vineyard / Viticulture
Constellation Brands New Zealand is the country's #1 exporter of wine to the US, with our brands Kim Crawford and Nobilo driving category growth across the Pacific. Here at home and in Australia, our innovation continues to hit store shelves with Crafters Union, Selaks Taste Collection and more. Our people and brands are what set us apart from the competition, to carry out our vision of 'elevating life with every glass raised.'
About the role
Reporting to a Block Manager, this role is in the vineyards where the journey of our award-winning wines begins. In addition to daily vineyard tasks, you would have a leadership role as this position assumes the lead when the Block Manager is away. This could include running meetings, gathering time sheets and being a buddy to new staff.
- Championing a safety culture
- Supervision of seasonal workers
- Mulching, spraying, trimming, plucking, and general maintenance of the vines
- Coordinating labour requirements
- Harvest operations
- Trellis and irrigation maintenance
- Leadership qualities
- Experience in vineyards, with great knowledge and understanding of vineyard management
- A current driver's licence
- Seasonal work (harvest, spraying, frost fighting, etc) may require flexibility of hours or shift work
Benefits and Culture
Our benefits include a bonus scheme, Safe Ride Programme, eligibility for Family Member Scholarships, wellness programme, and more. We offer a team environment as the viti teams often work with winemakers to bring out the best quality for our customers. We celebrate our successes year-round with an end-of-year harvest party, children's Christmas party for family, Selaks Roast Day lunch, and much more.
Applications close 21 September.
Or, contact Celia Daniels at firstname.lastname@example.org for a confidential conversation. For more information about us, visit at www.constellationnz.com
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