England - South West
Company: Aldwick Estate
Uploaded: 17 November 2021
Closes: 17 December 2021
Aldwick is a 300-acre family-owned estate within easy reach of the city of Bristol; comprising vineyards, accommodation and a successful wedding and conference venue.
Aldwick Estate is seeking a new Vineyard Manager to oversee the 4.5 hectares of highly productive, high-quality vineyards. The successful candidate will ideally have proven experience in Viticulture and the management of a small team. They need to have a good understanding of cool climate varieties and some understanding of the English winemaking process.
Applicant Skills and qualifications:
- Viticulture degree or equivalent
- 5 years cool climate vineyard management experience
- Competent tractor operator, including spraying (PA1,2 & 3 licences preferable)
- Strong IT skills
- Eligible to work in the UK
- Driving licence essential
We are looking for someone who is self-motivated and organised, but is also a team player. Candidates need to be dedicated to ensuring the continuous improvement of the vineyards to enable the production of quality crops and maintenance of our soils. This family run organisation focuses on producing estate grown, international award-winning wines.
Aldwick Estate is 2.5 miles from Bristol International Airport which is a fantastic gateway to exploring Europe. Bristol city centre is 10 miles away from the Estate, one of the largest, most multi-cultural cities in the UK with a vibrant food and drink scene.
For further information please do not hesitate to get in touch. We look forward to hearing from you
Only people eligible to work in this country should apply for this position. Please provide evidence of your work visa or citizenship.
- For information about the UK wine industry, visit the UK Vineyards Association website: www.ukva.org.uk