Leading Cellar Hand
Company: Whitehaven Wine Company
Category: Winemaking / Lab / Production
Whitehaven Wine Company is a family-owned, premium wine producer in Marlborough, New Zealand offering outstanding regional examples of Sauvignon Blanc, Pinot Noir and a range of other varieties and styles.
We are seeking a fit and focused individual to join our small and friendly winery team as Leading Cellar Hand.
Working closely with the Winemakers and reporting directly to the Operations Manager, this is a permanent, hands-on role involved in all aspects of day-to-day cellar operations and wine production.
Experience in leading small teams, including supervision, delegation and training of permanent/casual cellar staff will be a key part of this role. Knowledge of all winemaking procedures and processing equipment (presses and RDVs in particular) is important.
To be successful in this role you will need a good mechanical and technical understanding of winery equipment and developed problem solving abilities.
Key responsibilities will include:
- Day-to-day cellar operations
- Ensuring cellar hygiene practices are maintained
- Supervision and training of permanent and temporary cellar staff
- Ensuring winemaking operations are completed in a timely fashion
- Helping to maintain winery efficiencies
- Ensuring H&S procedures are practised/maintained and improved
Ideal skills will include:
- Clear communication
- An understanding and appreciation for wine
- Constructive attitude
- Attention to detail
- A good level of fitness
- A proven track record of previous experience in similar roles
- NZ citizenship or Permanent Residency
Applications close Friday 25th May 2018.
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To find out more about this company, visit the website: www.whitehaven.co.nz
Only people eligible to work in this country may apply for this position. Please provide evidence (photocopy) of your work visa or citizenship.
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