Laboratory Technician - Wicks Estate

Wicks Estate
29 River View Road
Woodside, SA 5244
08 8212 0004 (Main Phone)
Job Start Date
Application Closing Date
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Experience Required
Employment Type
Work Schedule
Full Time - Casual
No Travel
Job Description
Wicks Estate is a vibrant family owned and operated wine brand based at Woodside in the Adelaide Hills (30mins from the Adelaide CBD, South Australia). The modern and well equipped winery is surrounded by 38 hectares of self-managed Estate vineyards which are utilised to produce an exciting portfolio of award winning wines.

Wicks Estate are seeking an enthusiastic and self-motivated individual to become part of a close knit team in a laboratory technician role for the 2019 vintage. Whilst maintaining a focus on the range of analysis as required, this position also offers exposure to a range of duties within the winery.

The successful applicant will report directly to the Winemaker and must be able to demonstrate a sound knowledge of wine based analysis with a keen attention to detail. The ability to work effectively in a team environment whilst showing initiative and self-motivation is highly regarded.

Job Requirements
Experience conducting wine based laboratory analysis.
A tertiary qualification in Oenology or a related field is highly regarded.
Previous experience in basic cellar operations is advantageous.
Effective communication and organisation skills with attention to detail.
The ability to work flexible hours during vintage.
Strong work ethic, initiative and a passion for wine.

Initially offered as a casual position for the 2019 Vintage (commencing late January) there is potential to evolve into an ongoing position.
Remuneration commensurate with the successful applicant’s qualifications and experience will be offered.

To apply, please send a copy of your CV (including referees) and a cover letter via email using the 'APPLY FOR JOB’ link above. Applications will be treated in confidence and close COB Monday 17th December 2018.

Applicants must have Australian citizenship/residency or a valid working VISA

Employer Contact Information
Wicks Estate Wines Pty Ltd
29 River View Road
Woodside SA 5244
Wicks Estate Wines is a family owned and operated wine company producing hand crafted wines from their vineyard located at Woodside in the picturesque Adelaide Hills, one of Australia’s premier cool climate wine growing regions.

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