Cellar Hand – Selaks Winery, Hawke’s Bay

Job Description

About Us
Constellation Brands New Zealand is the country’s #1 exporter of wine to the US, with our brands such as Kim Crawford driving category growth across the Pacific. Here at home and in Australia, our innovation continues to hit store shelves with Crafters Union, Selaks Taste Collection and more. Our people and brands are what set us apart from the competition, to carry out our vision of creating brands worth reaching for.

About the Role
We are looking for an experienced permanent Cellar Hand who has had at least 2-3 years’ experience in the industry to work at our Selaks winery in the Hawke’s Bay. A large winery that makes all styles and varieties of wine. An opportunity for an experienced cellar hand to join our passionate and fun team.

Key Responsibilities
• Following all safety procedures, ensuring proper PPE, incident reporting, etc
• Harvest operations, including supervising, crushing and pressing
• Assist with the cellar operations around blending, fining, clarification, preparation and dispatch

About You
• 2-3 years’ experience in a winery, and working harvest is a must
• A reasonable level of fitness, as harvest requires 12-hour shifts, 6 days per week
• A current full driver’s license, forklift certified preferred
• Practical approach to solving problems and a can-do attitude

Benefits and Culture
Our benefits include a wine allowance, wellness programme, bonus scheme, Safe Ride Home Programme and more. We offer a team environment working alongside our winemakers and lab staff. Cellar staff are also offered a comprehensive training programme through EIT.

Only candidates with the right to work in New Zealand will be considered for this role. Please proceed to application if you hold a current work visa or citizenship/passport.

Constellation Brands is a member of Diversity Works New Zealand. We are committed to diversity and inclusion. We value and encourage participation of all applicants regardless of their background.

If you’re interested, apply now via the relevant link or for a confidential conversation email Desiree Janson via desiree.janson@cbrands.com. For more information about us, visit at www.constellationnz.com

Cellar Hand – Selaks Winery, Hawke’s Bay

Constellation Brands NZ Ltd

Job type:

Full Time, Permanent

Hours of work:





$20.00 - $25.00 per hour