Senior White Winemaker

Warburn Estate Pty Ltd
700 Kidman Way
Griffith, NSW 2680
02 6963 8300 (Main Phone)
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Experience Required
Degree Required
Employment Type
Work Schedule
Full Time - Permanent
Moderate Domestic Travel
Job Description
Warburn Estate celebrates four decades of winemaking! Its superb award winning range of fine wines has made the Company one of the top ten winemakers and wine exporters in Australia today.

Reporting direct to the Chief Winemaker, this position involves a range of activities including: monitoring the maturity of grapes to ensure quality and determine the correct time for harvest; monitor the crushing and pressing of grapes, clarification of juice, fermentation and filtration of wine; liaise with and support cellar staff; testing the quality of wine by tasting; monitoring the storage and maturation of wine; coordinate and control the production of wine to ensure volume and quality are met; making sure quality is maintained when wine is bottled; involved in strategic planning of site winemaking; providing leadership and technical direction to the winemaking team; participate in promotional and public relations functions, tastings and educational sessions.

Job Requirements
We are seeking a committed and enthusiastic individual, with the ability to communicate effectively with a range of internal and external customers.

The successful applicant will be required to work as part of a dynamic team and be prepared to work shifts and overtime, including vintage as required.

Completion of tertiary qualifications in Wine Science or equivalent and practical winemaking experience including past vintages is essential.

Applicants must have Australian citizenship/residency or a valid existing Australian work visa.

Please forward a copy of your CV and cover letter via email using the 'APPLY FOR JOB’ link above.

Employer Contact Information
Warburn Estate
700 Kidman Way
Tharbogang NSW 2680
Warburn Estate is a leader in the Riverina wine region and Australian wine industry.
Proudly in Australia’s top ten wine producers – Warburn Estate is owned by the Sergi family, whose winemaking heritage was brought to the area from Italy in 1952. Today, it stands tall as a fourth generation, pioneering wine family.
From the first grape plantings in Tharbogang, to today, producing one of Australia’s fasting growing brands under $7 – Gossips, Warburn Estate’s achievements have been remarkable. The foundations that established Warburn Estate in the 1950’s remain the same today – hard work and strong family values.

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