Vintage Cellar Hands and Lab Assistants - Houghton Wines

Houghton Wines - Accolade Wines
10460 Vasse Highway
Nannup, WA 6275
08 97563633 (Main Phone)
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Experience Required
Qualifications Required
Employment Type
Work Schedule
No Travel
Job Description
At Accolade Wines, our purpose is to enrich everyday moments. As one of the world’s leading wine companies, our award-winning portfolio includes beloved brands such as Hardys, Grant Burge, St Hallett, House of Arras, Mud House, Jam Shed and many more. We are one of the largest wine producers in the world – we’ve been around since 1836, and our portfolio has won more than 8,500 international wine show awards in the last decade.

Houghton Wines operates a 6,000 tonne premium white and red wine production facility in Nannup WA, producing a full range of commercial through to premium wines from grapes sourced from across Western Australia’s grape growing regions including Margaret River, Pemberton and Frankland River.
Job Requirements
Our vintage roles will commence around mid-to-late January 2022.

As a Vintage Cellar Hand, you will:
* Undertake vintage cellar operations, including grape receival, crushing, fermentation activities, barrel work and juice/wine transfers
* Record data on log sheets and cellar notes
* Maintain general winery cleanliness and hygiene.

As a Vintage Lab Assistant, you will:
* Undertake analysis of all juices and wines and report anything not within specification
* Carry out data entry and assist with transcription and checking of analysis
* Maintain general housekeeping and cleanliness of the laboratory.

We’re looking for people who have:
* A willingness to learn
* Strong written and verbal communication skills
* Enthusiasm, reliability and energy
* Physical fitness to undertake manual tasks
* Flexibility to work up to 12 hours per day, six days per week over a seven-day roster, including shift work.

Winery operations or laboratory experience is desirable, but on-the-job training is available. For Cellar Hands, a high risk work licence for forklift and confined space accreditation are both highly desirable.

Please apply only if you have the legal right to work in Australia.

We offer excellent pay and conditions, with market-leading hourly wages plus attractive shift penalties and overtime rates. You'll also have the opportunity to earn a wine allowance, which you can use to purchase our amazing wines at discounted prices. You'll work with a great bunch of people and have fun along the way.

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Vintage Cellar Hand

Vintage Lab Assistant
Employer Contact Information
Houghton Wines - Accolade Wines
10460 Vasse Highway
Nannup WA 6275
Houghton Wines - Accolade Wines Jenny Styles
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Houghton is Australia’s third-oldest operating winery, established in 1836. Houghton's Nannup Winery is located 300km south of Perth and approximately 65km east of Margaret River in Western Australia.

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