Assistant Wine Maker

Wednesday, 25 August, 2021
Richard Newton - King     0823367070

Our award winning winemaking team at Spier, has a vacancy for an Assistant Wine Maker to join our team. 

Under the guidance of the Wine Maker, the successful candidate will assist in all aspects of:
- harvesting
- the winemaking process
- blending and stabilization of wines
- managing quality control systems
- SAWIS/IPW record keeping and administration
- overseeing bottling runs
- general cellar administration

Essential qualifications, skills, and experience:
- A relevant tertiary qualification in Viticulture & Oenology;
- Approximately 2-3 years’ wine making experience and knowledge of SAWIS administration are  requirements;
- Excellent computer proficiency (MS Office);
- Valid driver’s license with own transport is essential;
- International winemaking experience will an advantage.

We are looking for an incumbent who is not only well qualified, and even through has limited experience; can demonstrate the potential to grow within a hardworking team environment.

How to apply

Please apply before 10 September 2021, by submitted your CV to

Equity Statement  

Spier is fully committed to achieving its Employment Equity goals and preference will be given to applicants who enhance our ability to achieve these goals.