Thursday, 1 July, 2021

Badsberg Wine Cellar, situated in the Breedekloof Wine Valley, has an exciting opportunity available for a Winemaker. The focus of this role will be on the production of premium bottled and top-quality bulk wine.

The ideal candidate is an energetic team player with a willingness to learn, who thrives in a fast-paced work environment.

The successful candidate will report to the Production Manager and be responsible for (but not limited to): *management of harvest activities with the Production Manager *full winemaking process *blending and stabilization of wines *ensuring compliance with relevant quality/regulatory standards, accreditations/certifications, and ethical trade requirements *stock and cellar management *cellar administration *ensure cellar hygiene and compliance with health & safety requirements *liaison with suppliers *cellar staff management *all other tasks related to the position.

Essential qualifications, skills and experience:
• A relevant qualification in Winemaking;
• 3 - 5 years’ winemaking experience;
• Fully bilingual (Afrikaans & English);
• Knowledge of relevant ethical trade systems and accreditations;
• Excellent computer literacy (MS Office & WineMS);
• Valid license and own reliable transport.

Commencement date: 1 September 2021

Please apply online at before 09:00 on 14 July 2021.

For general enquiries, contact our team at M3 Human Capital Management on 021 863 1444.

Please note that only shortlisted candidates are contacted. If you don’t hear from us within two weeks of the closing date, please assume that your application was unsuccessful.