Facilities Manager

Elderton Wines
22 October 2023
47 Railway Terrace Nuriootpa, Barossa Valley, Australia
Job Type
Closing Date
10 November 2023


Elderton Wines is a family-owned winery in the heart of the Barossa Valley, South Australia. We have been producing premium wines for over 42 years, and we are proud of our reputation for quality and innovation.

Our wines are made from estate grown fruit planted dating back to 1894.

We are seeking a highly motivated and experienced Winery Maintenance person to join our team. The ideal candidate will have a strong track record in maintaining winery facilities, equipment, and machinery. We understand that our team is the most important part of our operation.  You will be responsible for ensuring that our winery is operating safely and efficiently, and that our equipment is well-maintained and in good working order.

Key responsibilities:

Maintain winemaking and vineyard equipment in good working order, in accordance with schedule

Engage in and oversee as required the construction, maintenance and repair of all winery infrastructure, including buildings, fixtures, and grounds (not gardening)

Preventative and breakdown maintenance of all plant and equipment within the facility

Maintain maintenance registers and equipment maintenance schedules

Ensure compliance with all relevant WH&S regulations



3+ years of experience in a winery maintenance role

Good understanding of winery equipment and machinery

Excellent problem-solving and trouble shooting skills

Ability to work independently and as part of a team

Excellent communication and interpersonal skills

A strong understanding of safety regulations and procedures

An ideal candidate will have trade level qualification or similar in any of mechanical engineering, welding, electrical work, plumbing


Competitive salary and benefits package

Opportunity to work with a great team with a passion for wine and a world-renowned wine brand

Supportive and collaborative work environment with a strong belief in career development

Chance to make a real contribution to the success of a family-owned business

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