Vineyard Operator (Wine Jobs: Vineyards & Cellars )

Full Time

  Cape Mentelle Vineyards (

  Margaret River, Western Australia

Cape Mentelle Vineyard is proud to be one of Margaret River’s ‘founding three’ wineries. Our winery has pioneered many of the region’s renowned wine styles and today is a benchmark for the quality of the region’s wines. There are 130 hectares under vine and the winery crushes about 1,200 tonnes of fruit from the estate vineyards and contract-grown fruit sourced from within the region.

We’re looking for a Vineyard Operator to join the team at Cape Mentelle. This opportunity will allow you to be part of a sophisticated brand and work outdoors in a friendly work environment. As part of the team, you’ll develop your skills further with good training and task diversity and uphold our culture of quality and safety. As a Vineyard Operator, you’ll have a hands-on role in the daily ground work required in the development and upkeep of the vineyards.

The key tasks of this role include:

  • tractor operations such as spraying, sweeping, canopy trimming, leaf plucking, mowing, mulching, cultivating, harvester and chaser driving, netting
  • canopy management, pruning and vine training
  • irrigation system service and maintenance
  • accountability to follow best practices procedures of vineyard operations, processes and systems
  • contributing to the quality and safety culture of Cape Mentelle

In order to be successful in this role, you will have:

  • Experience in vineyard and/or other operational agricultural enterprise
  • A sound understanding of viticultural principles and practices.
  • Experience and will to work a mechanical and outdoor groundwork-based role
  • Flexibility, sound communication skills, a willingness to learn and be part of a strong and cohesive team
  • Strong knowledge of safety conduct and procedures
  • Valid C Class Driver’s License
  • Desirable: Valid HR / HC License, Forklift License, Chemcert Accreditation, First aid training



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