Winemaker

TWG Australia II Pty Ltd
Published
15 July 2021
Location
1610 Bookpurnong Road Loxton SA 5333, Loxton, Australia
Category
Job Type
Closing Date
30/07/2021

Description

TWG Australia is the Australian arm of the world’s second largest wine producing company. We supply our international consumers with interesting Australian brands, such as Cupcake, Fisheye, Foxhorn and Franzia and continue to innovate alternative products and contract processing services.

In the heart of the Riverland, our Loxton-based winery offers the opportunity to work in a professional environment, while enjoying the benefits of a riverside location and a strong community atmosphere.

Reporting to the Senior Winemaker, the primary focus of this position is the production of red and white wine with appropriate styles, in accordance with safety, productivity, efficiency and quality requirements. The responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to:

  • Assisting in red and white winemaking;
  • Ensuring day to day production requirements are achieved on time;
  • Yeast and MLF culture preparation;
  • Juice preparation and maintenance;
  • Tasting ferments and adjusting as required;
  • Assisting with oak planning and schedules;
  • Blending and final dispatch preparation;
  • Assisting with projects and research and development;
  • Overseeing wine storage parameters;
  • Supporting cellar and production staff; and
  • Being an integral part of contract customer services.

To be successful in this position you will need to be:

  • Committed to safety and quality;
  • Reliable;
  • Self-motivated with a strong work ethic;
  • A team player;
  • Solution focused

As this is an ongoing position, applicants must be eligible and have the right to work in Australia. Appropriate tertiary qualifications in wine science or equivalent are essential, as well as highly proficient computer skills. Experience in the use of the Ezy Wine IT system is desirable.

Applicants need to be available and willing to work extended shifts, rotating shifts and weekend work, during the Vintage period.

Questions about the position can be directed to the Senior Winemaker on 08 8584 8247.

To apply, please complete an application form, and forward or deliver it with a current resume and covering letter to:

TWG Australia II Pty Ltd
Winemaker position
PO Box 571
Loxton SA 5333

Or via email to: loxton.recruitment@thewinegroup.com

Application forms are available from TWG Loxton, 1610 Bookpurnong Road Loxton, SA, or by phoning 08 8584 8200.

Applications close on 30 July 2021.

TWG Loxton is an equal opportunity employer. Please note that TWG Loxton conducts random drug and alcohol testing of its employees.

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