Vineyard Manager/Assistant Vineyard Manager (Wine Jobs: Vineyards & Cellars )

Full Time

  Alex Craighead Wines Limited

  Nelson, Nelson

This is a newly-created and extremely hands-on position working across our 4 vineyards. This role would best suit an existing Assistant Vineyard Manager who is looking for a role to grow in to.

Reporting directly to the Owner/Winemaker, the candidate will be required to perform all aspects of the day-to-day management of the vineyards. Occasional work in the winery will be required from time to time aswell.


  • tractor operation
  • staff supervision
  • vineyard operations
  • biogro and general record keeping
  • budgeting 
  • harvest planning


  • understanding and work with organics (preferably biodynamics too)
  • Relevant qualification in Viticulture
  • Budgeting
  • staff management
  • 2 years in a similar position

This is an exciting and expanding position working in a family-run company.

Only people eligible to work in this country should apply for this position. Please provide evidence of your work visa or citizenship.

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