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Cellars Supervisor - Mission Hill Family Estate - Canada

Mission Hill Family Estate
1730 Mission Hill Road
West Kelowna, BC V4T 2E4
2507686490 (Main Phone)
Job Start Date
Application Closing Date
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Experience Required
Degree Required
From $80,000 To $90,000
Per Year    
Employment Type
Work Schedule
Full Time - Permanent
No Travel
Job Description
Mission Hill Family Estate Winery is looking for a high-potential leader to contribute to our award-winning winemaking efforts, by executing the overall operations plan and providing leadership in our Production department at Mission Hill Family Estate Winery. Reporting to the Senior Operations Manager, the Operations Supervisor will manage the day to day activities in the Production Cellar, championing a safe work environment, ensuring work orders are completed, cellar priorities are achieved, quality standards are achieved, and standard operating procedures are followed at all times. The Operations Supervisor will lead a team of unionized employees with a strong focus towards continuous improvement in quality, process, equipment, and maintenance.

You have 3-5 years of cellars experience. You have a good understanding of cellar operations, winemaking equipment and techniques, food safety programs, quality-focused manufacturing processes, and take pride in your ability to foster strong working relationships. Your operational abilities and knowledge are balanced by your high level of interpersonal skills, with a demonstrated ability to motivate employees and navigate difficult conversations. You are results-oriented and are looking to build your career in an innovative company with a strong brand that values growth and achievement. In this role, you’ll have the opportunity to make an impact on all aspects of the operation, from the delivery of grapes to the distribution of our finished product: a bottle of our world-class wine.

Job Requirements
• Undergraduate or Technical Degree in Winemaking, Operations, Science, or equivalent
3-5 years direct supervisory experience in a winery or other Food and Beverage Operation
• Progressive experience in a manufacturing, including experience managing teams and driving results through hands on work with direct reports.
• Advanced computer skills in MS Office, Excel, Relational Databases, Plant Process/Automation and Web Based systems.
• Knowledge of winemaking and manufacturing machinery.
• Strong execution/project management skills and a proven ability to prioritize and handle multiple projects and meet deadlines.
• Engineering mindset with proven commitment to continuous improvement of systems, processing, quality, and technology.
• High intensity team player who thrives in a fast paced, high intensity dynamic environment.
• Experience with HAACP or equivalent food safety program implementation and maintenance.
• Experience managing in a unionized environment.
• Proven commitment to safety with a clean safety record.

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Employer Contact Information
Mission Hill Family Estate
1730 Mission Hill Road
West Kelowna BC V4T 2E4
Mission Hill Family Estate Laura Geier
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Mission Hill Family Estate, situated in the heart of British Columbia's breathtaking Okanagan Valley wine country, is one of the Pacific Northwest's undiscovered gems.

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