Assistant Winemaker

Friday, 19 November, 2021
Olifants River  

Piekenierskloof Wines, situated in Citrusdal, has the above opportunity for a driven and enthusiastic individual with strong interpersonal and communication skills (Afrikaans & English), and the ability to function well within a team environment.

Under the guidance of the Winemaker, the successful candidate will assist in all aspects of: *coordinating harvest activities *supporting the winemaking process *blending and stabilisation of wines *managing quality control systems *health and safety management *stock control *SAWIS/IPW/WIETA recordkeeping and administration *cellar team management *cellar administration (Ezywine) *presenting ad-hoc wine tastings *all other tasks associated with the position.

Essential qualifications, skills and experience:
• A tertiary qualification in Viticulture & Oenology (advantageous);
• Relevant experience will count in the candidate's favour;
• Excellent computer proficiency (MS Office);
• Willingness to present wine tastings on weekends/functions (ad hoc);
• Valid driver’s license and own transport.

Please apply online at before 09:00 on 2 December 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.