2019 Vintage Positions - Limestone Coast Wines

Limestone Coast Wines
7089 Riddoch Highway
Padthaway, SA 5271
Australia
08 8765 6140 (Main Phone)
Job Start Date
28/01/2019
Job End Date
18/05/2019
Application Closing Date
31/10/2018
Manages Others
No
Experience Required
Yes
Degree Required
No
Employment Type
Contract
Work Schedule
VINTAGE / HARVEST
Travel
No Travel
Job Description
Our state of the art Limestone Coast Wine facility is located in Padthaway. We are a young and progressive company, experiencing major growth not only locally in Australia, but throughout the UK, US and Asia regions in both the bottled and bulk markets, processing up to 14,000 tonnes of grapes each vintage. Limestone Coast Wines is home to the brands The Hidden Sea and Vandenberg.

The wonderful team at LCW are passionate about making great wine! This is your opportunity to work with and learn from some of the industry’s most respected winemakers in a culture where you are empowered to be proactive, work collaboratively and feel a sense of satisfaction in what you do.

Vintage period presents as a fast-paced, fun and rewarding time for many who have worked with us. Our 2019 Vintage recruits will be enthusiastic, self-motivated with a high level of initiative and independence. All roles will require a methodical and well-organised approach to work and a can-do attitude where you are happy to pitch in and assist where you can to get the job done!

The following roles will be available:

CRUSHER OPERATORS & CELLAR HANDS
These roles are integral to the Cellar operations. You will be responsible for a range of tasks including receiving of grapes at the facility, processing, transferring juice and wine, general cellar tasks as directed and the operation of equipment. Experience in a similar role would be an advantage, but this is not essential as training will be provided. A Forklift licence would also be beneficial.


LABORATORY TECHNICIANS
If you are familiar with analysis methods and are scientifically minded, then this role may be for you! Our Lab Technicians assist in the day to day analysis and recording of grape, juice and wine samples that come into the laboratory. It is essential that you are organised, methodical with a high level of attention to detail and follow-through. Previous experience in a Vintage environment would be highly regarded.

Job Requirements
All successful candidates will need to be physically fit and have the flexibility to work shift work including weekends and night shift. Induction and training will commence in late January with work expected to last through to mid-May 2019.

Applicants must have a valid driver’s licence and Australian citizenship/residence or a valid existing Australian work visa.

Interested? Please forward your resume with a covering letter addressing your suitability for the position you wish to apply for. Please state your availability to undertake shift work during this period indicating times of availability. Applications to be sent to recruitment@lcw.net.au or through this website.

*Candidates successful through to interview stage will be required to attend an interview at our Padthaway facility in October.

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Limestone Coast Wines
7089 Riddoch Highway
Padthaway SA 5271
Australia
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We like to think of ourselves as a humble winery producing great things. Our family owned and operated business, crafts some of The Limestone Coast’s and Australia’s finest cool climate wines.

Finding the balance between the old and new - where timeless craftsmanship meets state of the art processing equipment - the original Stonehaven facility from which we now operate won international acclaim as Winery Of The World at the 2001 San Francisco wine awards. The Winery is surrounded by 36ha of vineyards on famous Padthaway Limestone. When only the best will do, we source fruit from the six flagship regions of The Limestone Coast, providing a wide range of varieties and the best grapes from each terroir.

As the gateway to the internationally acclaimed wine regions of South Australia, we invite you to see what goes on behind our cellar doors, meet our people, and of course sample what we are most proud of: our wine.

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