Vineyard Manager Balranald

Australian Vintage Limited
Balranald Vineyard Ivanhoe Road
Balranald, NSW 2715
Australia
08 8172 8368 (Main Phone)
Application Closing Date
20/11/2017
Manages Others
Yes
Experience Required
Yes
Degree Required
No
Employment Type
Employee
Work Schedule
Full Time - Permanent
Travel
Light Domestic Travel
Job Description
Australian Vintage Limited is an ASX multi-award winning Australian wine company renowned for the McGuigan, Tempus Two and Nepenthe wine brands. Championing a fully-integrated wine business model, the breadth of our business involves vineyards, boutique and bulk wine production, packaging, marketing and distribution. As one of the largest vineyard owners and managers in Australia, we pride ourselves on producing outstanding and innovative wines for both Australian and international wine consumers.

Reporting to the Group Viticulture Manager, an exciting opportunity exists for an experienced supervisor of vineyard operations. This vacancy is responsible for the safe and efficient day to day management of AVL’s Balranald Vineyard.


Job Requirements
The key responsibilities include:
• Lead, hire, and develop the vineyard team including contractors
• Oversee all cultivation activities within the Vineyard
• Implement, monitor and report on pest and disease management, spray, weedicide, fertilizer, harvesting and pruning programs
• Manage the irrigation system
• Provide input into cost analysis and budget preparation
• Meet quality assurance requirements, including HACCP
• Implement work instructions as required
• Ensure that machinery and plant is kept secure and in good working order

The successful applicant will have a minimum of 5 years’ experience in progressively more senior viticulture roles and an experienced supervisor of vineyard operations. Being able to use Excel, Word, Outlook and Internet is essential. Tertiary Qualified (or undertaking) in Agribusiness Management, Viticulture, Agricultural Science or Related Discipline is highly desirable.

An attractive salary package along with housing on the vineyard and a fully maintained vehicle is provided. Consideration will also be given to assist with relocation expenses.

To apply for this exciting opportunity please visit our careers website using the 'APPLY FOR JOB’ link above.

Applications close, Monday 20 November 2017

To learn more about Australian Vintage, please visit our website at: http://www.australianvintage.com.au

Employer Contact Information
Australian Vintage Limited
Buronga Hill Winery Silver City Highway
Buronga NSW 2739
Australia
Australian Vintage Limited is a leading Australian wine company. Championing a fully-integrated wine business model, the breadth of our capabilities extends to vineyards, boutique and bulk wine production, packaging, marketing and distribution.

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