Winemaker - Heathcote Winery

Free Run Consulting
183-185 High Street
Heathcote, VIC 3523
0424 724409 (Main Phone)
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Experience Required
Qualifications Required
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Work Schedule
Full Time - Permanent
Light Domestic Travel
Job Description

Heathcote Winery, established in 1978, was one of the first commercial wineries in Heathcote. The building dates back to 1854 when Thomas Craven established ‘Craven’s Stores’ to cater for the the huge influx of gold miners seeking their fortune in the heady gold rush days.

Heathcote Winery has a passionate commitment to produce wines truly reflective of the Heathcote Region with an individual stamp of innovation and excellence.
We are seeking a dynamic, hard-working and passionate winemaker with the drive to meet the business objectives of the company through active participation and cooperation in a team environment. The role will provide the opportunity to create award winning wines of superior quality and individuality.

Job Requirements
The successful candidate will have the responsibility of day to day winemaking and will also involve close coordination with the vineyard so good communication skills are essential for success in this role.

• You will possess excellent planning, logistical and laboratory skills and seek to be part of a dynamic team that strives to continually improve wine quality, efficiency and sustainability.
• A broad spectrum of industry knowledge, skills and experience is required for this role.
• This could be attained through tertiary education with approved certification and/or through a minimum of 3+ years of winemaking experience.
• A keen desire to communicate with the public at trade events and functions will also be highly beneficial.

For further information on the company, visit our website

Applications will be treated with the strictest confidentiality and will close Friday 4th December 2020.

To obtain a position description or for any further information regarding this role please contact Rachel Gore on 0424724409.

Applicants must have Australian citizenship/residency or a valid existing Australian work visa

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

Employer Contact Information
Free Run Consulting
Melbourne VIC 3000
Free Run Consulting Rachel Gore
Free Run Consulting offers advice and support to a range of wine and viticultural businesses. Understanding the grape growing and wine making process and how it affects wine style and quality, we listen carefully to owners and managers and assist them in defining their goals and developing strategies to achieve the desired outcomes.

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