Vineyard Operators

Casella Family Brands

Yenda, NSW

Posted 4/8/2021

We are seeking a Vineyard Operator to join our team based at Yenda, NSW The successful candidate will need to demonstrate a can-do attitude, with strong attention to detail and be prepared to work out of normal hours when seasonal demand requires.

Duties will consist of:

  • Carrying out vineyard operations efficiently and effectively at the required level, as directed by the Vineyard Supervisor.
  • Carrying out herbicide, fungicide & insecticide programs, including pest and disease; and weed control
  • Conduct irrigation activities as per the irrigation schedule; including fertigation, maintenance of the irrigation systems, drip conversions & applying information from the soil moisture measuring devices.
  • Maintain and operate all plant and machinery in accordance with safe operating procedures and policies.
  • Complete soil works, fertilisation, propagation, trellising, planting and vine development activities as requested
  • Complete re-planting or re-trellising activities as required.
  • Conduct vine pruning activities both manual and machine.
  • Carry out both machine and hand harvesting activities.
  • Ability to work shifts during vintage

To be considered for this role you must possess:

  • Ability to work autonomously and as part of a team
  • Sound written and verbal communication skills
  • Commitment to safety
  • Current Class C Licence
  • Current chemical certificate not essential but preferred.
  • Truck and forklift licence desirable.

To view and apply for this job on the web visit:

https://www.jobsriverina.com.au/job/28462