2019 Vintage Cellar Hands
Victorian Alps Wine Company
3897 Great Alpine Rd
Myrtleford, VIC 3737
03 5751 9100
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VINTAGE / HARVEST
Vacancies exist for a number casual positions for the upcoming 2019 Vintage. We are seeking motivated team players to fill the roles of Cellar Hands at Gapsted Wines.
The positions available encompass winery operations such as wine transferring, racking, grape crushing, grape pressing, forklift work, barrel work, additions, loading and unloading wine tankers and running various winemaking equipment such as filters and pumps.
Positions will commence from approximately Mid-February 2019 for an estimated 9-11 week period with a few select positions extending beyond the end of vintage.
The winery is positioned in North East Victoria, approximately 10 mins drive to Myrtleford, and 30 mins to the township of Wangaratta, on the Great Alpine Road.
Previous experience is essential along with the requirement to work well within a multi-cultural team environment and following safe working procedures.
Candidates with a forklift licence will be preferred, and operators must hold a current Australian Licence to Perform High Risk Work, class LF. Current holders of confined space entry and / or first aid certificate would also be an advantage.
The winery operates 24hrs for the peak vintage period and applicants are expected to work shifts in duration of 12 hrs per day / 6 days per week. Applicants will need to source their own transport and accommodation.
For international applicants, please note a valid working holiday visa for Australia MUST be in place BEFORE any vintage position can be offered.
A Skype interview may be part of the selection process following a review of applications received.
North East Victoria offers a host of activities and experiences and best of all, great weather in which to enjoy them.
If you possess all the above criteria and would like to experience what our slice of the world has to offer then we want to hear from you!
Please forward a copy of your CV and cover letter via email using the 'APPLY FOR JOB’ link above.
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Gapsted Wines - Victorian Alps Wine Company
3897 Great Alpine Rd
Gapsted Wines is an innovative and leading producer of ultra-premium Australian wines. We boast a state-of-the-art winemaking facility, situated in the heart of the Victorian Alps high country. Our Cool-climate setting gives the opportunity to produce exceptional fruit and thus showcase wines with true regional distinction.