Vineyard Operator (Wine Jobs: Vineyards & Cellars )

Full Time

  Borthwick Vineyard

  Wairarapa, Auckland/Northland

A position has become available for a Tractor Driver/Vineyard Operator at Borthwick Vineyards in Gladstone, Wairarapa.

We are looking for a person to take responsibility for the day-to-day operation of all vineyard machinery and equipment.  

They must be self-motivated, able to problem solve and work within our small, quality-focused team environment.  

Some mechanical aptitude and an understanding of vineyard operations would be desirable. 

General duties include:

  • Tractor operations including spraying, mowing, trimming and posting
  • Maintaining vineyard infrastructure
  • Machine harvesting
  • General maintenance of equipment and irrigation
  • Frost protection
  • Canopy and vineyard work
  • Grow Safe an advantage
  • Understanding of Sustainable Winegrowing New Zealand
  • Valid NZ work visa or residency

Closing Date: 8th May 2019.

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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