Vineyard Supervisor - Pooley Wines

Pooley Wines
PO Box 204
Richmond, TAS 7025
0488300890 (Main Phone)
Application Closing Date
Manages Others
Experience Required
Qualifications Required
From $60,000 To $65,000
Per Year    
Employment Type
Work Schedule
Full Time - Permanent
No Travel
Job Description
Reporting daily to the Vineyard Manager, the Vineyard Supervisor will assist the Vineyard Manager in the efficient and viable operations of the Pooley vineyards.

Job Requirements
Key Responsibilities
At the direction of the Vineyard Manager, assist with:
Harvest operations (fruit and bin coordination across both vineyard sites)
Tractor operations including spraying, mowing, trimming, and netting
Supervision of contract labour crews in manual vine operations
Maintenance of vineyard infrastructure and machinery
Maintenance of vineyard irrigation system and equipment
Pest and disease monitoring, yield estimates, phenological dates records
Work program execution with permanent, casual and contract labour.

Knowledge, Experience & Qualifications
Qualification in viticulture a bonus but not essential.
Minimum of 2 years’ experience in full-time vineyard work
Chemical user permit or willingness to complete.

Hand-on experience in:
all vineyard operations from pruning to harvest
irrigation repairs and basic understanding of pumps
tractor driving and machinery operation
general mechanical repairs & maintenance
identification of pests and disease
supervising a team
Interest in Organic viticulture/agriculture

Skills & Key Attributes
Attention to detail
Work autonomously
Problem solving, pro-active approach to work
Ability to executive work program in manager’ absence
Good interpersonal communication and time management skills
Safety awareness
Computer skills, electronic record keeping, use of spreadsheets
Strong work ethic
Passionate & enthusiastic mindset
Flexible, adaptable & reliable

Applicants must have Australian citizenship/residency.

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

Employer Contact Information
Pooley Wines
PO Box 204
Richmond TAS 7025
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Pooley Wines is a five-star rated multi award winning Tasmanian family winery located in the heart of Tasmania’s famous wine producing region, the Coal River Valley. With two unique vineyards in the Coal River Valley, Pooley Wines have built a reputation for producing high quality cool-climate Riesling, Pinot Noir and Chardonnay wines.
The cellar door “Coach House” is in the town of Richmond, next to the historic Belmont House, 20 minutes from the airport. Awarded Gourmet Traveller’s Best Small Cellar Door in Southern Tasmania on four occasions (most recently in 2017 and 2018) as well as Best Wine Tasting Experience in Southern Tasmania in 2016 and 2019, the location, professional staff and exceptional quality wines makes this award winning venue a ‘must visit’ location for locals and visitors alike.

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