Harvest Assistants


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Company: Pernod Ricard Winemakers

Type:Fixed Term

Uploaded: 08 January 2019

Closes: 21 January 2019

Vintage is one of the most exciting times on the viticulture and winemaking calendar, and Vintage 2019 is fast approaching!

We have an exciting opportunity for Harvest Assistants to join the viticulture team, for a period of 6 to 8 weeks, starting late February 2019. You will be joining a fun, fast-paced team, looking to have some laughs, but also ensure we all hit the deadlines needed to make 2019 vintage a big success. 

We are seeking individuals who enjoy working under pressure, and who can commit to vintage working requirements (there will be a requirement to work 6 days per week).  

Duties for this role will be varied and may include both in the field work on our vineyards, as well as in our weighbridge, with fruit intake. 

Duties may include:

  • collection and collation of grape juice samples,
  • assessment of pest and disease levels within the vines, 
  • measurement of vine canopy and yield components,
  • data entry and checking,
  • weighing in and out of trucks,
  • internal communication and preparation of summary reports and tables.

The successful applicants will have a high level of accuracy and organisation, an excellent work ethic, be results-driven, and possess excellent communication skills, both written and verbal with a strong attention to detail. Competency with the Microsoft Office suite of programmes, Word, Excel and Outlook, is essential. This role will work individually and as part of a team.  A current full NZ drivers’ licence is required.

Training will be provided as required to upskill into this role.

If this sounds like the new challenge that you have been waiting for, we’d love to hear from you!

Applications close 21st January 2019Please note that we will be reviewing applications as they come in, so apply today!

Only people eligible to work in this country should apply for this position. Please provide evidence of your work visa or citizenship.

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