Talent Pool – Berri Estates Maintenance

Company Name: Accolade Wines Australia Ltd

Location: Berri, Au

Job Duration: 2023-11-14 to 2023-12-15


Enrich Your Everyday

Accolade Wines is the world’s leading provider of New World premium, commercial and value wines. We sell our wines in over 100 countries and have more than 1,600 dedicated employees in Australia, New Zealand, the UK, Europe, Asia, North America and South Africa and … we make some of the world’s best known brands!

Role Details

Reports to the Maintenance Manager, this role has no direct reports.

Your Key Accountabilities

Maintenance Fitter:

  • Attend to equipment breakdowns as prioritised.
  •  Conduct scheduled preventative maintenance on all winery plant and machinery.
  •  Minor project work as directed.
  •  General site maintenance as required, including maintenance of buildings.

Maintenance Electrician:

  • Ensure in conjunction with the Eelectrical Supervisor / Leading Hand, all electrical equipment is maintained in a safe condition
  • Undertake / Implement preventative maintenance programs as required in both the winery and packaging facilities
  • Ensure the timely completion of Maintenance Request forms and Job Sheets
  • Mainpac data entry is performed in a timely manner to accurately show all work completed
  • Day-to-day breakdown maintenance in both the Winery and Packaging facility
  • Repair and maintain all electrical equipment and process control in conjunction with site based SOP’s
  • Communicate openly with fellow workers and ensure work is handed over at change of shift
  • Report all faults and likely problem areas to prevent breakdowns wherever possible
  • Install wiring and circuits for extensions and additions to work sites as required
  • Carry out electrical fitting, low voltage switching, process control and instrumentation as required
  • Maintain communications and telecommunications systems
  • Ensure safe work practices near live electrical equipment in conjunction with Accolade policies and procedures
  • Undertake on site capital project works in liaison with the Engineering Department
  • Maintain lighting, power outlets, RCD’s emergency lighting and portable appliance tagging through internal and external resources.

Other Accountabilities Include

Your Knowledge and Skills


  • Advance trouble shooting skills
  • Ability to work autonomously
  • Ability to prioritise critical tasks and cope with changing priorities


  • Self motivated
  • Team player
  • Excellent verbal communication skills.
  • Reliable, responsible and able to maintain alertness

Essential Qualifications

Maintenance Fitter:

  • Trade qualification as Fitter or Machinist with at least 2 years’ experience in a similar role
  • Drivers Licence
  • Maintenance experience preferred
  • Wine industry experience preferred
  • NREL 1&2 (Restricted Electrical Licence)
  • Forklift Licence, EWP and Scissor Lift/Boom Lift Certification (Yellow Card)
  • TIG/MIG Welding
  • Fluid Power, Pneumatics and Hydraulics
  • First Aid
  • Incumbents are also to refer to the Competency Standards Stream for Maintenance on Redmap for skill assessments.  Streams are: Electrical, Fabrication and Mechanical. 

Maintenance Electrician:

  • Experience in a large winery or FMCG environment
  • The ability to work under pressure
  • The ability to work on multiple tasks at the same time
  • The ability to prioritise critical tasks and cope with changing priorities
  • Excellent verbal communication skills
  • Reliable, responsible and able to maintain alertness
  • Above 14mt Boom lift licence would be an advantage
  • EQP / Scissor lift licence would be an advantage

Physical and Other Requirements

Our Company Values

Accolade Wines will provide you with the ideal climate and a hand-picked rewards package for you to make a difference in our successful and growing business. At Accolade Wines, our name is our motto, so here’s to you… and here’s to your future.