Assistant Winemaker - Granite Hills

Granite Hills
1481 Burke and Wills Track
Baynton, VIC 3444
Australia
03 54237273 (Main Phone)
Job Start Date
1/07/2024
Application Closing Date
16/06/2024
Manages Others
No
Experience Required
Yes
Qualifications Required
Yes
Employment Type
Employee
Work Schedule
Full Time - Permanent
Travel
No Travel
Job Description
Granite Hills Vineyard and Winery is situated in the heart of Victoria, a family owned business specialising in premium estate grown, made and bottled wine. With over 50 years in business, Granite Hills has been a trail blazer of cool climate viticulture and winemaking in what is arguably Australia’s coolest wine region, the Macedon Ranges.

An opportunity now exists for an enthusiastic and hardworking individual to join our small team. This position will involve making wines made from our longstanding varietals such as Riesling, Chardonnay, Shiraz and Cabernets, along with our newer plantings of Gruner Veltliner, Pinot Blanc and Gamay Noir.

This is a diverse and hands on role where you will be involved in all aspects of winemaking operations.

Job Requirements
It is essential that you have winemaking experience and preferably with winemaking qualifications. Given we are a small team; you must be physically fit for the cellar and willing to do a variety of jobs. These will include but not limited to:
• Vintage management of grape intake and processing;
• General cellar skills, barrel management and bottling;
• Wine analysis, monitoring and winery records documentation;
• Wine assessment skills;
• Warehouse logistics and stock control;
• Wine deliveries locally when required;
• Some cellar door work during the week.

We offer flexibility in working hours. This role is offered on a full time basis. It is essential you possess a valid driver’s licence and you own transport as well as a forklift licence, RSA and food handling certificates (or be willing to obtain).

All applicants must have Australian citizenship, or a valid Australian work permit.

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

Closing date: 16 June 2024

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Granite Hills
1481 Burke and Wills Track
Baynton VIC 3444
Australia
Granite Hills Llew Knight
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Granite Hills Vineyard and Winery is situated in the heart of Victoria, a family owned business specialising in premium estate grown, made and bottled wine. Now approaching 50 years, Granite Hills has been a trail blazer of cool climate viticulture and winemaking in what is arguably Australia’s coolest wine region, the Macedon Ranges.

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