Vintage Winemaker – Oxford Landing Winery

Yalumba Wine Company
204 Pipeline road
Nuriootpa, SA 5355
Australia
Job Start Date
17/01/2022
Job End Date
30/04/2022
Application Closing Date
13/10/2021
Experience Required
Yes
Qualifications Required
Yes
Pay
From $38.00 To $40.00
Per Hour
Employment Type
Employee
Work Schedule
Part Time - Casual
Travel
No Travel
Job Description
2022 Vintage Winemaker – Oxford Landing Winery

About the Role

Based in Nuriootpa, our Oxford Landing Winery is seeking a qualified and experienced winemaker to monitor and maintain the quality processing of fruit and processed juice in the red and white cellar.

Working collaboratively and cooperatively with the Cellar team you will monitor and manage ferments, make additions and respond to anomalies to meet winemaking standards.
This nightshift role is likely to commence mid-January 2022 and conclude in late March and mid-April respectively, dependent on the season.

Key Responsibilities include:

• Assisting and support the winemakers during vintage, working closely with the appropriate senior winemakers and cellar supervisors.

• Meeting all winemaking standards, specifications and quality parameters.

• Liaising with cellar & laboratory.

• Constant monitoring of production processes, and identification of areas for improvement.

• Recognise anomalous results and initiate rechecks as necessary.

• Carry out the winemaker’s instructions in the cellar to a high standard and in a timely manner.

• Conduct fining trials as required as per instruction of senior winemakers.
About You
A proven ability to perform a range of tasks in winemaking with excellent time management and confidence in staff supervision.
A degree in Oenology and practical winemaking experience across several vintages is preferred.

The ability to work the night shift.
Applicants must be able to demonstrate their legal entitlement to work in Australia.

Job Requirements
Tertiary qualifications in applied science, winemaking, viticulture or similar with previous experience in winemaking. A good understanding of wine microbiology and viticulture is essential.
Proven ability in winemaking, wine tasting and assessment, wine chemistry and wine and food matching is preferred.
The ability to work independently perform a range of tasks in winemaking with excellent time management and confidence in staff supervision.

Applicants must be able to demonstrate their legal entitlement to work in Australia.

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Employer Contact Information
Yalumba Wine Company
40 Eden Valley Road
Angaston 5353
Australia
Wine, in all its forms, is an expression of the philosophy of the winemaker.

At Yalumba, we are not afraid to push the boundaries and experiment to improve the quality of our wines. We make our wines to be delicious, savoury and perfect partners for food or special occasions. They have texture, interest and balance, and a bit of an edge. Our wines are created to excite and challenge you, taking you on a journey with every glass.


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