Farm Manager / Viticulturist

Wednesday, 17 March, 2021
anonymous    
Stellenbosch  

Uva Mira Mountain Vineyards, situated against the Helderberg Mountain in Stellenbosch, is looking for an energetic and dynamic individual to join our team as the Farm Manager / Viticulturist.

This unique opportunity will offer the successful candidate a chance to work with some of the best terroir South Africa has to offer and to become part of a team that has been consistently performing exceptionally well Internationally.


Main Responsibilities:

  1. Record keeping.
  2. Weed Control.
  3. Cover Crop.
  4. Establishment of new vineyards.
  5. Sampling.
  6. Managing the fertilizing program.
  7. Canopy Management.
  8. Crop Control & Quality Management.
  9. Harvest Management.
  10. Disease Management.
  11. Pruning.
  12. Irrigation.
  13. Management of production and operating budgets.
  14. Personnel Management.

Qualifications, skills and experience required:

  • Relevant tertiary qualification.
  • Minimum 5-8 years experience as a Farm Manager / Viticulturist.
  • Excellent computer literacy (MS Office).
  • Valid driver’s license.
  • Attention to detail.
  • Positive and solution driven attitude.
  • Integrity.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Innovative thinking.

 

Please apply by sending your CV to careers@uvamira.co.za before 09:00 on the 26th of March 2021. All CV applications to include a copy of ID and a photo of the candidate.

If you don’t hear from us within two weeks of the closing date, please assume that your application was unsuccessful.