2022 Vintage Cellar Hand - Wicks Estate Wines

Wicks Estate Wines
29 Riverview Road
Woodside, SA 5244
08 82120004 (Main Phone)
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Part Time - Casual
No Travel
Job Description
Wicks Estate Wines is seeking an experienced cellar hand for vintage 2022 to join its vibrant family owned and operated multi-award winning wine business.

Located just 30 minutes from the Adelaide CBD at Woodside in the Adelaide Hills (SA), our modern state of the art winery crushes 1200 tonne per annum and is surrounded by 40 hectares of self-managed estate grown vineyard with a further 14 hectares at mount barker making up the backbone of fruit supply for the Wicks Estate brand.

Wicks Estate is also responsible for contract winemaking to a select few well known south Australian brands forming an important part of the business.

The applicant should have broad experience in the cellar, enjoy working within a small team environment and have a passion for premium cool climate wines. This is primarily a Vintage casual position, starting February to end of April 2022 with the possibility of post vintage work as required.

Job Requirements
• Proven vintage experience and exposure to a wide range of cellar operations and cellar equipment including ferment management, additions, tank racking/transfers, barrel work and general cleaning
• Attention to detail and strong communication skills
• Well presented with the ability to undertake physical work activities
• Possess a positive attitude and good sense of humour with a passion for wine
• The ability to work flexible hours during vintage
• A current forklift license is preferred and own transport essential
• A tertiary qualification in Oenology or a related field is not required, however will be looked upon favourably

Local applicants are preferred due to ongoing possibility of COVID-19 travel restrictions within states.
Applicants must have Australian citizenship/residency.

To apply, please send a copy of your CV, including referees and a cover letter via email using the “APPLY FOR JOB” link above.

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

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