Experienced Cellar Hand - Wirra Wirra

Wirra Wirra
255 Strout Road
Mclaren Vale, SA 5171
Australia
08 8323 8414 (Main Phone)
Job Start Date
3/02/2021
Manages Others
No
Experience Required
Yes
Qualifications Required
No
Employment Type
Contract
Work Schedule
VINTAGE / HARVEST
Travel
No Travel
Job Description
Are you an experienced cellar hand? Join the Wirra Wirra team for vintage 2021!

We are looking for enthusiastic team players with a good sense of humour who can work long, physically demanding shifts in our century old cellars.

Work may include but is not limited to the following areas:
• Cleaning and sanitation of winery equipment, machinery and tanks with attention to wine hygiene and food safety
• Wine and juice transfers
• Fruit receival and processing – tipping, crushing, loading the press
• Press operation
• Yeast preparation and inoculation of ferments
• Additions to juice, must and wine
• Sampling juice, must, wine and fermentations
• Sample analysis – particularly for fermentation monitoring
• Cooling and fermentation manipulation
• Ferment / cap management – plunging and pump-over programs
• Barrel work, including topping, stirring ferments, filling wine to barrel, oak selection and preparation.

Job Requirements
Minimum of one vintage experience.

Applicants must have Australian citizenship/residency or a valid existing Australian work visa

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

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Wirra Wirra
255 Strout Road
Mclaren Vale SA 5171
Australia
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Wirra Wirra is all about serious fun. Century old cellars, bio-dynamically farmed vineyards and home of Church Block - Australia's favourite premium red blend.

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