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Vineyard Operator

Noble Ridge Vineyard & Winery

Okanagan falls, BC   Canada

Job Description:

Vineyard Operator Position

Noble Ridge Vineyard and Winery is searching for a Vineyard Operator. The position will start early March and is on a full-time basis. The successful candidate will have the opportunity to work closely with the Vineyard Manager and Winemaker on our 22 acre estate vineyard. This role is perfectly suited for a self-starting individual that will take pride in our team success. The Vineyard Operator will play a key role in reaching our goals of producing high quality grapes and making premium wines.

Responsibilities:
•  Operation and maintenance of tractors, sprayers, mowers and other mechanical equipment.
•  Irrigation maintenance and repair
•  Hands on involvement in every facet of the vineyard operation, including pruning, tucking, thinning, harvesting, netting, etc.
•  Cellar work during peak harvest time

Qualifications:
•  Able to lift 50lbs, stand for long periods of time, work outside, work in cold and wet conditions, comfortable with heights
•  Motivated and punctual
•  Good communication and leadership skills
•  Hardworking & able to work longer hours when necessary
•  Minimum 1 year of tractor experience
•  Must be mechanically inclined
•  Possess a valid Pesticide Application Certificate
•  Forklift experience an asset
•  Education and previous experience in vineyard management an asset

Wage: $17-19 hourly

Only successful candidates will be contacted for interviews, no phone calls please.

Additional Information:

Job Posted:
Tuesday, January 15th
Type of Work:
Full Time
Job Category:
Salary Information:
$17-19 hourly

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Noble Ridge Vineyard & Winery