Site Maintenance Fitter/ Engineer (Wine Jobs: Vineyards & Cellars )

Full Time

  Cloudy Bay Vineyards (

  Bleinheim, Marlborough

Estates & Wines, the Moët Hennessy wine division, is a unique collection of prestigious wineries spread across 5 continents. Our vineyards are located on exceptional terroirs within their appellation and our wineries have all broken new ground by pioneering new or forgotten regions, or through innovative & distinctive winemaking techniques.

Cloudy Bay Winery not only captures the essence of Marlborough, but also embodies New Zealand's unique luxury: the luxury of space and time, of intimate moments and nature’s rarest qualities. At Cloudy Bay, we are passionate about creating extraordinary wines that express our place, our heritage and our passion.

Reporting to the Engineering Manager, we’re looking for a Site Engineer to take ownership of the infrastructure and equipment of our Blenheim site. The Site Engineer will take hands on responsibility of the preventative maintenance of site-wide assets, technical support of our operations and ongoing continuous improvement projects.

In this role, you will be responsible for:

  • Developing & managing the execution of preventative maintenance systems;
  • Monitoring the performance of operational machinery & making improvements through development projects;
  • Providing hands on breakdown maintenance/ repairs & technical support as required;
  • Identifying and supporting continuous improvement initiatives;
  • Overseeing the quality of all engineering work onsite, including the safety management of contractors;
  • Managing both R&M and project spending;
  • Promoting a positive safety culture across all departments

In order to succeed in this position, you will have:

  • Served an apprenticheship as a fitter and & turner or maintenance and diagnostics qualifications
  • Disconnect / Reconnect License will be advantageous
  • Previous engineering & maintenance experience in a food or beverage environment
  • Hands-on experience managing preventative & breakdown maintenance
  • Proven analytical, multi-tasking & strategy building skills
  • A strong customer focus with an overall commitment to quality
  • Experience with the management of skilled trades managements
  • Strong written, verbal, presentation and interpersonal skills

Applications close on 15 November 2020

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Competitive salary + annual bonus target + 9% super + wine allocation

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