Company: LeaderBrand Produce Ltd
Uploaded: 07 January 2019
Closes: 07 February 2019
Leaderbrand Produce is one of New Zealand’s largest and most diverse horticultural businesses.
A significant part of this is our vineyard and subsequent wine production, based in Gisborne, the operation covers 240ha of Pinot Gris, Sauvignon Blanc, Chardonnay and Gewurztraminer vines.
Reporting to the Farm Production Manager for Viticulture; the Vineyard Manager will perform and supervise the day-to-day operations across our vineyard sites.
The successful candidate will want to have a minimum of 3 years’ experience across all viticulture disciplines with a sound understanding of canopy management, pest and disease control, and machinery operation, along with good computer skills.
You will also need experience in implementing viticulture programmes and the ability to manage projects.
You will want to have strong communication skills with a focus on team work, along with a sound understanding of health and safety, leadership and compliance. A strong work ethic and a can-do attitude is a must.
This role is both technical and operational with career development, providing an exciting opportunity for the right candidate to join an established, successful company and to take their career in viticulture to the next level.
- For more information about the Gisborne wine region, click here