Vineyard Worker

5 days left

Recruiter
FPR Group
Location
Winchester
Salary
£16000 - £18000/annum Holiday Pay
Posted
22 Jul 2017
Closes
21 Aug 2017
Sector
Retail
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
My client is looking for a Vineyard worker, to be responsible for the day-to-day work on the vineyard, assisting the supervisoras directed, and ensure all work is carried out to specification and industry best practice.

Key Responsibilities:

* All duties and responsibilities associated with day-to-day work within the vineyard, including

* Compliance to health and safety policies and practices
* Tractor Driving, including: Spray application, feriliser spreading, mowing, vine trimming, lead/bud removal, soil cultivation
* Vine Maintenance, including: Planting, pruning, tying down, leaf/bud removal, green harvesting, picking
* Trellis installations and maintenance
* Data collection, including bunch counting, monitoring and recording of disease
* General vineyard maintenance

* To accurately complete all record keeping documents to ensure traceability of vineyard operations in regards to spraying any pesticide/fertiliser applications
* To ensure that all equipment and machinery is kept clean, neat, tidy and in good working order
* Any other tasks or duties which can be reasonably expected of an employee by a responsible manager

Key Skills:

* Able to lift and carry 20kg
* Due to work location, be capable of being on your feet for long periods of time if required
* Health and Safety knowledge
* Prior knowledge of Vineyard, Farm or Tractor work
* Full clean Driving Licence, and have own transport
* Desireable skills:

* PA1, 2 & 3 Spreayer Qualifications
* First Aid Training
* Forklift Licence

Training in key areas shall be supplied by the client.

The Hours and Pay:

Hours are Monday to Thursday 08:00 to 16:30, Friday 08:00 to 13:30. Overtime shall be available during harvest months, and rotation of on-call staff to the site during the colder "frosty" seasons.

You will be paid between £16k and £18k depending on experience.

Location:

Winchester, Hampshire UK

If you are looking for a job role on an active vineyard, please send your CV or call (Apply online only) for more information.

FPR Group is acting as a Recruitment Agency in relation to this vacancy