Winemaker (12 Month Contract) - TWG Australia

TWG Australia II Pty Ltd
1610 Bookpurnong Road
Loxton, SA 5333
Australia
08 8584 8200 (Main Phone)
Application Closing Date
23/08/2019
Manages Others
No
Experience Required
Yes
Degree Required
Yes
Employment Type
Contract
Work Schedule
Full Time - Fixed Term
Travel
No Travel
Job Description
TWG Australia is the Australian arm of the world’s second largest wine producing company. We supply our international consumers with interesting Australian brands, such as Cupcake, Fish Eye, Foxhorn and Franzia.

In the heart of the Riverland, our Loxton-based winery offers the opportunity to work in a professional environment, while enjoying the benefits of a riverside location and a strong community atmosphere.

Available for at least 12 months and reporting to the Senior Winemaker, the primary focus of this contract position is the production of red and white wine with appropriate styles, in accordance with safety, productivity, efficiency and quality requirements. The responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to:

• Assisting in red and white winemaking;
• Ensuring day to day production requirements are achieved on time;
• Yeast culture preparation;
• MLF culture preparation;
• Juice preparation and maintenance;
• Tasting ferments and adjusting as required;
• Assisting with oak planning and schedules;
• Assisting with projects and research and development;
• Overseeing wine storage parameters;
• Supporting cellar and production staff; and
• Being an integral part of contract customers relations.


Job Requirements
To be successful in this position you will need to be:

• Reliable;
• Self-motivated with a strong work ethic;
• A team player;
• Solutions focused; and
• Committed to quality and safety.

Appropriate tertiary qualifications in wine science or equivalent are essential, as well as highly proficient computer skills. Experience in the use of the Ezy Wine IT system is desirable.

Applicants need to be available and willing to work up to 12-hour shifts, including rotating shifts and weekend work, during the Vintage period.

Questions about the position can be directed to the Senior Winemaker on 08 8584 8247.

To apply, please forward a copy of your CV and cover letter via email using the 'APPLY FOR JOB’ link above; or forward/deliver it with a current resume and covering letter to:

TWG Australia II Pty Ltd
Winemaker (12 Months Contract) Position
PO Box 571
Loxton SA 5333

Application forms are available from TWG Loxton, 1610 Bookpurnong Road Loxton, SA, or by phoning 08 8584 8200.

Applications close by COB Friday 23 August 2019.

TWG Loxton is an equal opportunity employer. Please note that TWG Loxton conducts random drug and alcohol testing of its employees.

Employer Contact Information
TWG Australia II Pty Ltd
1610 Bookpurnong Road
Loxton SA 5333
Australia
TWG Loxton is the Australian arm of the world’s third largest wine producing company. Our Loxton winery is a highly regarded production facility, primarily focused on producing and exporting wine for the US market.

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