As a premium wine producer, Patrick of Coonawarra has the reputation of being one of Coonawarra’s finest. Our award winning wines, from family owned vineyards in Coonawarra and Wrattonbully, are well known for both their quality and consistency. Headed by winemaker, Luke Tocaciu, we use a mix of traditional and modern winemaking techniques in producing our unique range of wines with both regionality and personality.
As Viticulturist you will manage and oversee approximately 200 acres of premium vineyards within Coonawarra and Wrattonbully. Breakdown below:
Coonawarra – 60 acres of Cabernet across 3 vineyard sites, 20 acres Sauvignon Blanc, 8.5 acres Riesling
Wrattonbully – 50 acres Shiraz, 20 acres Cabernet, 12 acres of Merlot and Riesling, 7.5 acres Sauvignon Blanc, 4 acres Chardonnay.
You will work closely with the Winemaker to develop strategies to achieve quality and yield aspirations and have a hands-on approach to the implementation of these programs. Be given the opportunity to deliver new ideas and strategies to further improve our vineyard practices, quality and maintenance programs.
Key Responsibilities and Accountabilities
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This is an exceptional opportunity to join a family owned and operated company with a portfolio of iconic brands. We expect you to embrace a fast paced, team oriented culture. In return, we offer a great experience in a dynamic and entrepreneurial environment.
To be considered for this position you should have/be:
As the newest addition to the team, you will join a collaborative environment of highly motivated people. You will get exposure to a variety of areas within the organisation with the opportunity to be involved in a wide range of unique and challenging projects.
This is intended to be a full time position
Salary package is based on experience and includes car, phone and laptop
Applications close Friday 27th August.
Telephone enquiries can be made to Luke Tocaciu on 08 8737 3687 or email firstname.lastname@example.org