Devonian Coast Wineries
48 Vintage Lane Malagash Nova Scotia B0K 1E0
Category
Vineyards & Cellars
Term
Full Time/Seasonal
Posted
Saturday, 5 March 2016
Expires
Saturday, 7 May 2016


Main Tasks:
• Managing, training, and coaching vineyard labour crew
• Planting, pruning, and training of grapevines along with other seasonal tasks
• Monitoring vines for pest and disease issues and report to Vineyard Manager
• Assisting with grape harvest
• Accurate record keeping

Requirements

• Previous experience in a supervisory role (or very strong natural leadership abilities )
• Previous hands-on vineyard experience is preferred but not required as training would be given to the right candidate
• Ability to get along well with others/wide range of personalities
• Possess successful problem-solving abilities and flexible thinking
• Ability to work a flexible schedule, including weekends, holidays, and periodic overtime (especially during harvest season; Sept-Nov)
• Ability to safely operate various vineyard machines (tractors and all-terrain vehicles)
• Ability to perform physically demanding tasks outdoors in changing weather conditions
• A positive attitude and a passion for the work

Competitive hourly pay commensurate with experience. There will be possibilities for advancement for the right person.