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Laboratory Technician

Company: Villa Maria
Location: Hawkes Bay
Type: Fixed Term
Category: Winemaking / Lab / Production

Villa Maria Family of Wineries, which includes Villa Maria, Vidal Estate, Esk Valley, Thornbury, Te Awa, Left Field and Kidnapper Cliffs are building a new winery located by the Gimblett Gravels. The winery will focus on production of premium wines from white and red grapes harvested in Gisborne and Hawkes Bay.

The winery will be a state-of-the-art facility and will include open-top concrete tanks, individual barrel rooms and fruit sorting equipment specially designed for super premium handpicked grapes. The winery will create efficiencies without compromising the historical individuality that characterizes the wines that will be crafted there.

We are now seeking a Laboratory Technician to join us for the 2018 Harvest to work in our new Hawkes Bay winery to assist us to continue this legacy. 

We require intelligent, self-motivated people with a hands-on approach to join our committed and highly motivated team. 

Duties include carrying out daily analysis, ferment checks, data entry and other duties as required. 

This is a fixed-term role with an employment period of early/mid-February to early/mid-May. Shift work is required and during the peak of harvest working up to 12-hour shifts on a rostered basis.

Please apply on-line. Only electronic applications with the contact details for 2 referees will be considered.

Along with your CV, please submit a one page covering letter summarising your relevant experience and education.

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Date: 03 Nov

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