Winemaker

Robert Oatley Vineyards
845 Henry Lawson Drive
Mudgee, NSW 2850
Australia
Manages Others
Yes
Experience Required
Yes
Degree Required
Yes
Employment Type
Employee
Work Schedule
Full Time - Permanent
Travel
No Travel
Job Description

Robert Oatley Vineyards is one of Australia's fastest growing winemaking and wine distribution businesses. We are family owned with over 40 years' experience in wine making and marketing, with proven success in Australia and major overseas markets. Our wine business covers all the major wine region across Australia including cellar doors facilities in Margaret River and Mudgee. We are part of a larger group that owns and manages other premium business in tourism (Hamilton Island and qualia), property development and yachting.

We manage a portfolio of successful premium brands including Australian wine brands Robert Oatley, Finisteere, Pennant, Taltarni and Clover Hill as well as Champagnes Charles Heidsieck and Piper-Heidsieck (France), and other French and Italian producers.

We are currently looking for a hands on, winemaker who has sound understanding of wine styles, is innovative and willing to try new ways to approach traditional winemaking practices, is looking to make a valuable contribution to our winemaking team. This role is based at our Mudgee winery, working under the guidance of our senior winemaker, this role would ideally suit someone with extensive experience as a winemaker looking to take the next step in their career.

Job Requirements

To be successful in this role you will have the following skills and attributes:

• Minimum of 5 years in winemaking
• Tertiary qualifications in Wine Science, Winemaking or Oenology
• Experience with fruit from a diverse range of vineyards across Australia including; Margaret River, Yarra Valley, Barossa, McLaren Vale, Great Southern and Pemberton.
• Thorough understanding of a diverse range of wine styles
• Strong focus on safe work practices with a commitment to OH&S
• Quality focused and system oriented
• A team player with excellent communication skills who can contribute and work effectively in a small team
• Have a hands on approach and a can do attitude
• Be dynamic, adaptable to change and have proven ability to work under pressure
• A willingness to challenge the status quo and push the limits to achieve excellence

This is a fantastic opportunity to further develop your career. We are offering you the chance to gain exposure to a variety of grapes across the country and become part of this rapidly growing business. We are offering the right candidate the chance to provide a real contribution to developing the nuances to our brand.

You must have Australian Citizenship/Residency.

The successful applicant will be offered a competitive salary package and benefits. To apply, please email your application to Larry Cherubino using the ‘APPLY NOW’ link.

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Robert Oatley Vineyards
845 Henry Lawson Drive
Mudgee NSW 2850
Australia
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Robert Oatley Vineyards is one of Australia’s fastest growing wine and beverage businesses. We are family owned with over 40 years’ experience in wine making and marketing, with proven success in Australia and major overseas markets. Our business is part of a larger group that owns and manages other premium business in tourism (Hamilton Island and qualia), property development and yachting.

We manage a portfolio of successful premium brands including Australian wine brands Wild Oats, Robert Oatley, Montrose, pocketwatch, Taltarni and Clover Hill as well as wines of Ara (NZ), Champagnes Charles Heidsieck and Piper-Heidsieck (France), Anchor Steam Beer (San Francisco) and Cape Grim Natural Water (Tasmania).

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