Senior Viticulturist

The Australian Wine Research Institute
Corner Paratoo Rd and Hartley Grove
Urrbrae, SA 5064
Australia
08 8313 8320 (Main Phone)
Category
Application Closing Date
31/07/2020
Experience Required
Yes
Degree Required
Yes
Pay
From $85,000 To $95,000
Per Year    
Employment Type
Employee
Work Schedule
Full Time - Fixed Term
Travel
Moderate Domestic Travel
Job Description
The Australian Wine Research Institute (AWRI) is the Australian grape and wine industry’s own research organisation. It supports a sustainable and successful grape and wine industry through world-class research, practical solutions and knowledge transfer. The AWRI has strong links with the wine industry and other research organisations both nationally and internationally and provides a stimulating and challenging work environment.

Applications are invited for the position of Senior Viticulturist. The successful applicant will play a key role in the delivery of the AWRI’s viticulture capability, which is aimed at the dissemination of knowledge and information to the grape and wine sector. This may include technical support, extension, biosecurity, sustainability, and regulatory activities.

The position will be based at the Waite Research Precinct, Adelaide, SA and will work across a number of teams at the AWRI.
A position description is available from awri.com.au. For further information, please contact the Group Manager – Industry Development and Support, Con Simos, on (08) 83136600 or con.simos@awri.com.au.

Applications should be completed via the online application form at www.awri.com.au by Friday, 31 July 2020. Only applications that are completed via the online application form will be considered. 

Job Requirements
The ideal candidate will hold a degree in viticulture or related discipline, with a postgraduate qualification preferred. They will have at least five years’ practical experience of grapegrowing and production practices and the ability to design and manage projects. Superior communication skills and a passion for advancing viticulture are also prerequisites.

Employer Contact Information
The Australian Wine Research Institute
Corner Paratoo Rd and Hartley Grove
Urrbrae SA 5064
Australia
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The Australian Wine Research Institute (AWRI) is the Australian grape and wine industry’s own research organisation. It supports a sustainable and successful grape and wine industry through world class research, practical solutions and knowledge transfer.

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