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Posted by stephanie rogers on April 7, 2021 in News

Equipment Operator

Devonian Coast Wineries, Wolfville, NS area

At Devonian Coast Wineries, we believe that making the best wines involves teamwork. We need you to help us make a difference. We are looking for the right individual to join our core Vineyard Team, working between our two Annapolis Valley locations

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

* Maintenance and repair of vineyard equipment and buildings

* Equipment operation (tractors, forklift, ATV, farm truck)

* OHS compliance at both sites and member of the OHS team

* Vineyard tasks as required (pulling wood, tying, planting, suckering, tucking, harvesting)

* Trellis maintenance *Snow removal at both sites

* Perform other duties as required

Skills required:

* Ability to work under pressure.

* Welding            

* Basic construction, electrical, plumbing & heating skills

* Ability to stand, walk, kneel and crouch for long periods

* Ability to work in extreme weather conditions

 * Ability to follow established procedure

* Ability to understand and follow all safety procedures

* Reading/writing

* Numeracy

* Manual dexterity * Record keeping and organization


* Class 5 driver license with clean driver’s abstract

* Forklift license

* Tractor & farm equipment operation

* First Aid

* Whmis

* Pesticide Applicator license an asset

Additional details:

* Rate of Pay: To commensurate with experience

* Hours: 42.5-60+ (harvest) hours per week, Monday through Friday except during Harvest, as weather and work permit.

* Terms: Permanent, full-time, year round

* Start date: as soon as possible

* Training provided

* Reliable transportation required

If this opportunity inspires you please send your resume to: with ‘Equipment Operator” in the subject line.

Only those selected will be contacted.