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Cellar Hand

Hester Creek Estate Winery

Oliver, BC   Canada

Job Description:

Hester Creek Estate Winery, located on the Golden Mile Bench in Oliver, BC is looking for an experienced cellar hand to join our team on a full-time, permanent basis.
Job Responsibilities Include:
•  General cellar duties from harvest to bottling, including transfers, racking, additions, barrel work, filtering, inoculations.
•  Winery sanitation of tanks, equipment, and cellar/crush pad.
•  Harvest and crush pad operations that include grape sampling, fruit sorting and processing.
•  Forklift operations of barrels and grape bins.
•  Assisting with bottling operations.
•  Participate in lab tastings and trials.
•  Maintain and organize inventory of cellar goods.

Ideal Candidate would have:
•  Diploma or degree in wine related field.
•  Previous cellar and harvest experience.
•  Forklift experience.
•  Attention to detail with the ability to prioritize and multitask.
•  Ability to work long hours in a fast-paced, team environment.
•  Ability to communicate effectively.

Ideal Candidate Requirements:
•  Must be able to lift 50lbs.
•  Valid driver’s licence and clean driving record.
•  Must be eligible to work in Canada.

This is a full time, permanent, hourly position which includes benefits after a 3-month probationary period. Wage dependant on experience.

Please submit a detailed resume outlining your qualifications to Mark Hopley.

Additional Information:

Job Posted:
Thursday, June 3rd
Type of Work:
Full Time


Contact Information
Hester Creek Estate Winery
Mark Hopley