Range of vineyard positions - Martinborough and Central Otago

  • Foley Wines Ltd
  • Martinborough and Central Otago
  • 24 Feb, 2021
Full time, Part time, Casual, Project/ Seasonal Trades and Services Transport and Logistics Seasonal work

Job Description

Foley Wines is a collection of iconic wineries and brands from New Zealand’s most acclaimed wine regions. Each with a unique story of New Zealand to tell, our wineries are linked by a common unrelenting purpose; to make great wine that people love to drink around the world.  

Our ambition is to be New Zealand's most revered wine group through the ownership of iconic wineries in the country's most acclaimed regions, inspiring the most discerning retailers and restaurants around the world. 

 

Our brands include MARTINBOROUGH VINEYARD •TE KAIRANGA • LIGHTHOUSE • VAVASOUR • DASHWOOD • GROVE MILL• MT DIFFICULTY• ROARING MEG

Range of roles available

We have an immediate and ongoing need for staff for both our Martinborough and Central Otago vineyards and we would like to extend a very warm welcome to mature aged job seekers to apply for these roles. Depending on the role, flexibility in hours is available.

They include…

  • Driving a tractor over harvest – from mid-March to end of April
  • Driving a harvester over harvest – this would require specific experience and have a WTR endorsement on your driver license – from mid-March to mid-April
  • Hand harvesting grapes – mid-March to end of April
  • Vineyard field work – weighing test bays, data collection and recording of information - from mid-March to mid-April
  • Pruning vines – May to October
  • Tractor driving from November through the summer period

About You

  • A team player with a can-do attitude
  • A reasonable level of fitness
  • Health and safety conscious
  • Experience with outdoor machinery
  • Comfortable with shift work

Benefits & Culture

  • Competitive wage plus ability to earn and bank lots of hours
  • Opportunity and exposure to the wine industry
  • Meet and work with the awesome Foley Wines team – people from all walks of life and expertise

We value and encourage participation of all applicants regardless of their background.  

Applicants for these roles should hold NZ residency or a valid work visa.

If you’re interested, apply now or for a confidential conversation email leigh.davidson@foleywines.co.nz. For more information about us, visit www.foleywines.co.nz.