Assistant Winemaker at Project Wine - 6 month contract with possible extension

Project Wine Pty Ltd
83 Pioneer Road Angas Plains via
Strathalbyn, SA 5255
08 8537 0600 (Main Phone)
Application Closing Date
Experience Required
Qualifications Required
Employment Type
Work Schedule
Full Time - Fixed Term
Job Description
Project Wine is a leading contract winery located in the Langhorne Creek wine region, processing 15,000 tonnes in small and large batches from the many wine regions of South Australia.
We are seeking an Assistant Winemaker to join our team. The successful applicant will commence work in December 2021 and employment will be for a term to 30th June 2022.
The Assistant Winemaker will be part of a team involved in:
•Receival and inspection of fruit into the winery
•Assessment of grape loads for quality and material other than grapes
•Prepare work instructions for cellar operations
•Issue work instructions to cellar staff
•Supervision of the crushing and pressing teams during allocated shifts
•Active participation in cellar operations
•Liaise with winemakers on duty to identify processing inefficiencies or bottlenecks
•Ensure the timely submission of samples to the winery laboratory
•Undertake Laboratory Analysis as required
•Ferment management
•Record Management and Data Entry
Job Requirements
We require a person with the following attributes:
•Currently studying or completed Oenology qualifications
•Ability to work under pressure, follow instructions and be part of a team
•Excellent time management capabilities in a fast paced and demanding environment
•Strong communication, literacy and numeracy skills
•Attention to detail is essential
•Lead teams, build working relationships and focus on priorities
•Winemaking or cellar experience with an ability to confidently operate winery machinery
•Drivers license required as public transport does not service the winery region.
•Be prepared to work flexible hours and extended shifts when required.

Applications in writing outlining your qualifications and experience are to be submitted by the 15th October 2021 via email using the 'APPLY FOR JOB’ link above.

No visa sponsorship is available for this position, please only apply if you have valid working rights in Australia.

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

Employer Contact Information
Project Wine Pty Ltd
83 Pioneer Road Angas Plains via
Strathalbyn SA 5255
Situated in the Langhorne Creek wine region, 1 hour from Adelaide, Project Wine is a modern premium winemaking facility. With an annual grape crush of 15,000 tonnes our experienced and committed team provide contract grape processing and winemaking services to the Industry.

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