Position Vacant – Viticulturist / Senior Viticulturist

The Australian Wine Research Institute (AWRI) supports the Australian grape and wine industry through world-class research, practical solutions and knowledge transfer and is an internationally recognised centre of grape and wine research, development and extension excellence.

Applications are invited for the position of Viticulturist/Senior Viticulturist. This position will provide technical support to Australian grape and wine industry personnel, and will play a key role in the AWRI’s extension program and industry-focused communications.

The ideal candidate will hold a degree in viticulture or related discipline and preferably a postgraduate qualification. The successful candidate must also have at least five years practical knowledge of grapegrowing and production practices. Superior written and oral communication skills and a passion for advancing viticulture are also prerequisites.

The position will be based at the AWRI in Adelaide. A fixed term contract to June 2020 will be offered in the first instance.

For a position description please visit Viticulturist/Senior Viticulturist Position Description and for further information about the position please contact the Group Manager – Industry Development and Support, Con Simos, on 08 8313 6600 or con.simos@awri.com.au.

Applications should be completed via the online application form at awri.com.au by Friday 22 June 2018. Only applications that are completed via the online application form will be considered.