Vineyard Machinery Operator
Company: Teece Family Vineyard
Uploaded: 01 March 2021
Closes: 01 April 2021
Vineyard Machinery Operator – Mt Beautiful Wines and Teece Family Vineyards, North Cantebury - Immediate Start.
Beautiful wine comes from a beautiful place where you can thrive and enjoy a great team atmosphere.
We have an opportunity for a Machinery Operator to join the team at our vineyard based at Spotswood, just north of Cheviot. You will be responsible for all facets of vineyard machinery operations including spraying, trimming, mowing, leaf plucking etc. General Vineyard Hand duties will also be required as needed.
This is a permanent full-time position with overtime available during the busier parts of the season.
Hostel style accommodation may be available for single applicants with agreed terms and conditions.
To be successful in this role you will have:
- A positive, can-do attitude
- Experience in vineyard machinery operations
- Experience with Pellenc Harvester and leaf remover
- Attention to detail and hazard awareness
- Mechanical knowledge to maintain machines
- Full Driver’s License
- Be a team player who works collaboratively with others
- GrowSafe and workplace first aid certificates
- A commitment to health and safety requirements
Cheviot offers an excellent area school to Year 13, two pre-schools, a well-appointed medical centre, and a strong sense of community involvement offering social touch rugby, competative netball, rugby, a very active bowling club and a great little golf course. Situated between the Hurunui and Waiau Rivers and the various beaches, including Gore Bay, there are endless opportunities for enjoying our great outdoors.
Only people eligible to work in this country should apply for this position. Please provide evidence of your work visa or citizenship.
- For more information about the Canterbury / Waipara wine region, click here