Vintage Cellar Hand with ongoing potential - Zonzo Estate
Yarra Valley, VIC 3150
03 9730 2500
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VINTAGE / HARVEST
Zonzo Estate, in the Yarra Valley, is seeking cellar hands for vintage 2020 to work in the newly developed urban winery.
Zonzo Estate is focused on premium wines made from estate fruit. This is an exciting new project and an opportunity to get in on the ground level of this growing brand. The winery is set up to handle small batch fermentation and attention to detail winemaking where quality is the driver.
We are looking for 2 successful applicants to be part of the small crew. There is potential for one of the vintage positions developing into a full-time role.
The roles will involve a wide range of cellar activities including the following skills developed over a minimum of 3 yrs experience.
• Fruit received
• Ferment management
• Barrel work
• Basic winery lab skills
• Forklift Licence with a minimum 40 hours driving a forklift. This is non negotiable prerequisite.
In addition to the above experience:
• Ability to follow directions
• Understanding and adherence to winery safety
• Own transport
Applicants must have Australian citizenship/residency or a valid existing Australian work visa.
Applicants should be team players, have an excellent work ethic and be punctual. This position will be physically demanding and a pre employment medical questionnaire will be part of the application process.
Employer Contact Information
957 Healesville-Yarra Glen Road
Nestled in the Victorian wine region of the Yarra Valley, set on 230 acres by the Yarra River, Zonzo Estate operates as a winery, restaurant, wedding venue and working farm.
Over the past few years, The Zonzo team have revitalised 45 acres of the Estate’s rich winemaking past, which has seen the production of premium quality wines.
In 2020 the team will begin the next exciting stage of their wine-making business of making small-batch wines in their new winery, specifically set up for hands-on, detailed winemaking.