Australian Vintage Limited is an ASX listed Company, one of Australia’s largest wine organisations and owner of the multi-award winning McGuigan, Tempus Two, Nepenthe and Miranda brands.  The Company prides itself on producing outstanding and innovative wines for its global customers. An exciting opportunity has arisen for an experienced individual to take the next step in their career. Working within our Viticulture team and based in Mildura, you will strive to improve grape quality thus enhancing final wine product. Reporting to the Senior Viticulture Manager, your main duties and responsibilities will include but are not limited to: Co-ordinate day to day Technical work at regional level and delegate responsibilities appropriately;Vineyard block assessments;Collect and review data for yield estimation;To carry out grape maturity sampling as per the appropriate protocol;Pest and disease monitoring as required;Auditing of Spray Diaries and Calibration Sheets to ensure compliance with the company’s responsibilities regarding MRL and HACCP;Soil moisture monitoring in conjunction with the Senior Viticulture Manager;Organise the collection of phenological data; andOrganise the collection of petiole, nematode and soil tests. Role RequirementsThe successful applicant will demonstrate sound communication skills coupled with exceptional planning and organisational skills. You will have a minimum of 5 years’ experience in a technical Viticulture/Horticulture role with tertiary qualifications, preferably a degree from a recognised institution, in Viticulture or Agriculture would be favorable. High level MS Office skills are mandatory. To apply please visit our careers website at: http://careers.australianvintage.com.au/ Applications close Friday, 13 September 2019. Australia - VIC Mildura & Murray

Technical Officer - Inland Vineyards

Australian Vintage Limited is an ASX listed Company, one of Australia’s largest wine organisations and owner of the multi-award winning McGuigan, Tempus Two, Nepenthe and Miranda brands.  The Company prides itself on producing outstanding and innovative wines for its global customers.

 

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an experienced individual to take the next step in their career. Working within our Viticulture team and based in Mildura, you will strive to improve grape quality thus enhancing final wine product.

 

Reporting to the Senior Viticulture Manager, your main duties and responsibilities will include but are not limited to:

 

  • Co-ordinate day to day Technical work at regional level and delegate responsibilities appropriately;
  • Vineyard block assessments;
  • Collect and review data for yield estimation;
  • To carry out grape maturity sampling as per the appropriate protocol;
  • Pest and disease monitoring as required;
  • Auditing of Spray Diaries and Calibration Sheets to ensure compliance with the company’s responsibilities regarding MRL and HACCP;
  • Soil moisture monitoring in conjunction with the Senior Viticulture Manager;
  • Organise the collection of phenological data; and
  • Organise the collection of petiole, nematode and soil tests.

 

Role Requirements

The successful applicant will demonstrate sound communication skills coupled with exceptional planning and organisational skills.

 

You will have a minimum of 5 years’ experience in a technical Viticulture/Horticulture role with tertiary qualifications, preferably a degree from a recognised institution, in Viticulture or Agriculture would be favorable. High level MS Office skills are mandatory.

 

To apply please visit our careers website at:

 http://careers.australianvintage.com.au/

 

Applications close Friday, 13 September 2019.