Harvest Assistants - 000

Thursday, 12 September, 2019

Perdeberg is located in Agter-Paarl, 15km outside of Paarl and Wellington, in the heart of the Boland.  Perdeberg is renowned for its innovation, dedication to excellence and multi-award winning wine portfolio.  Perdeberg processes 25 000 tons of grape and produces 40 000 000 litres of wine per annum.


Perdeberg requires the services of a number of Harvest Assistants to assist with various winemaking related duties during our peak harvest period from January 2020 – April 2020.  The position is ideally suited to students who are interested in gaining work related experience in the wine industry or agricultural sector.  The position offers an excellent opportunity to learn more about the operations of a large scale wine cellar .   


The duties include the following: 

  • Monitoring and recording wine transfers between tanks and processing stages
  • Monitoring and recording chemical and yeast additions to grapes, juice and wine
  • Sampling and analysis of grapes and wine
  • Monitoring and recording barrel filling and emptying
  • Maintaining quality management systems and records
  • Monitoring safety and hygiene in the cellar


The requirements are as follows:

  • Grade 12 certificate
  • Post matric qualification or working experience would be an advantage.
  • Ability to work extended working hours and over weekends
  • Ability to perform some physical work


Perdeberg offers excellent working facilities and competitive payment rates.  Day and night shifts available.  


Please applying by sending by sending your CV to charlene@perdeberg.co.za - subject heading APPLICATION HARVEST ASSISTANT 2020. Please include copy of ID & highest qualification.  Only suitable applicants will be contacted.


Closing Date: 30 September 2019