Vineyard / Farm Hand - Marnong Estate Wines

2335 Mickleham Rd
Mickleham, VIC 3064
Australia
Job Start Date
4/10/2021
Application Closing Date
3/10/2021
Manages Others
No
Experience Required
No
Qualifications Required
No
Employment Type
Employee
Work Schedule
Full Time - Permanent
Job Description
Marnong Estate is seeking a Vineyard/Farm Hand to join our small team. Located in the Sunbury GI, the vineyard is currently 11Ha with additional 6Ha to be planted this Spring. The farm is 2500 acres with a 350 head Black Angus breeding herd. Reporting to the Vineyard/Farm Manager, you'll undertake a range of key activities to support the vineyard and farm operation. This is an excellent opportunity for you to learn about viticulture/agriculture and build your foundations for a career in this exciting and ever popular industry.

Job Requirements
Tasks & responsibilities
• Day to day operation of vineyard and farm machinery
• Pest, undervine and weed management
• Planting, training and care of new vineyards
• Irrigation scheduling, repairs and maintenance
• Trellis repairs and maintenance
• Supervision and leadership of seasonal workers
• General fencing and repairs
• Cattle husbandry


Qualifications & experience
• Previous machinery experience, tractor, sprayer, mulcher and more
• Viticultural and farm experience an advantage, but not essential as you will be working closely with the vineyard/farm manager
• A current driver’s license and own transport
• Chemical Users Certificate or ability to obtain
• High standards of work practices and treatment of others
• Fitness level and aptitude to work in a changing outdoor environment

To apply for this position please email a cover letter and Resume to our Vineyard/Farm Manager by clicking "APPLY FOR JOB" link


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Address
Employer Contact Information

PO Box 10
Mickleham VIC 3064
Australia
Vineyard Manager

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