Vineyard Manager

Hentley Farm
10 September 2020
Seppeltsfield, Australia
Job Type
Closing Date
23 September 2020


Set among the rolling hills, on the banks of Greenock Creek at Seppeltsfield, Hentley Farm is a premium single estate vineyard and leading producer of single estate wines.

We are seeking a Vineyard Manager to join our team in the Barossa Valley on a full-time basis.  Reporting to our Chief Winemaker this role is integral in ensuring the quality of the fruit that our prized vineyard produces. The role involves the full cycle of vineyard management throughout the seasons including though not limited to:

Develop, implement and enhance sustainable vineyard programs including;

  • Pest, disease and weed management
  • Nutritional analysis
  • Irrigation management
  • Yield estimation
  • Harvest

Other areas of responsibility include;

  • Budget development and management
  • Manage and train vineyard staff/vineyard crews
  • Training/education of Hentley Farm staff where required
  • Maintenance of vineyard equipment

This is a job for someone with good technical understanding and a desire to be hands on in the vineyard while showing great attention to detail in all areas of sustainable vineyard management. Furthermore, your willingness to be passionate, honest and proud in your approach, operate with professionalism and authenticity, strive for excellence and work as one with the whole Hentley Farm team will be highly regarded.

Ideally the successful candidate will possess the following;

  • A Bachelor of Applied Science, Viticultural Science or equivalent experience.
  • Intermediate computer skills
  • At least 3 years vineyard management experience

If you think this role suits you then please follow the links to send a cover letter telling us why you are the person for the role and a resume outlining your experience.

Unfortunately we will only be able to reply to shortlisted candidates.

To be eligible to apply for this position you must have an appropriate Australian, NZ work visa or residency and be able to provide a current National Police Check

For more information on Hentley Farm, please visit our website at:

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