Assistant Vineyard Manager - East Coast Tasmania

Brown Family Wine Group
Apslwan, TAS 7190
03 5720 5500 (Main Phone)
0457 882 223 (Mobile Phone)
Application Closing Date
Manages Others
Experience Required
Degree Required
From $60,000 To $65,000
Per Year    
Employment Type
Work Schedule
Full Time - Permanent
No Travel
Job Description
Brown Family Wine Group, an innovative family-owned multi brand wine business, is one of Australia’s most loved and trusted wine companies. We are in an exciting period of transition as we continue to expand, having grown to five brands - Brown Brothers, Devil's Corner, Pirie, Tamar Ridge and most recently Innocent Bystander.

Reporting to the Vineyard Manager, your major responsibilities will be to co-ordinate staff, contractors and equipment to ensure work programmes are carried out efficiently and effectively as required by the Vineyard Manager. Additionally, you will assist the Vineyard Manger in the scheduling and management of the modern irrigation system as well as preparation of budgets and operational reports. There is an expectation that you will assume responsibilities for all vineyard activities in the absence of the Vineyard Manager.

Located on the East Coast of Tasmania (near Bicheno), The Hazards Vineyard is a picturesque cool climate vineyard consisting of Pinot Noir, Chardonnay, Pinot Gris, Sauvignon Blanc and Riesling. This 200Ha vineyard produces exceptional quality grapes destined for the highly acclaimed Devil’s Corner Wines.
Job Requirements
The successful applicant will need to demonstrate their experience in staff supervision and the practical management of vineyard operations including knowledge of modern viticultural techniques, have excellent communication skills and an ability to undertake all administrative duties related to vineyard operation. Experience in plant operations and a commitment to quality systems is also essential. Other requirements include a good level of computer skills, a commitment to quality systems and the ability to work as part of a team. Qualifications in Viticulture or Horticulture are desirable but not essential.

What's on Offer:

• Salary commensurate with experience
• Relocation Support if required
• A fully maintained tool-of-trade vehicle
• A flexible and supportive working environment including access to EAP
• Contribution to the growth & development of Australia’s most exciting wine region
• Generous product discounts
Employer Contact Information
Brown Family Wine Group
Snow Road
Milawa VIC 3678
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With premium vineyards in Victoria and Tasmania, our family of wines has grown to five brands - Brown Brothers, Devil's Corner, Pirie, Tamar Ridge and most recently Innocent Bystander.

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